Ludden & Mennekes takes over location in Dörpen

The Ludden & Mennekes Entsorgungs-Systeme GmbH from Meppen in the Emsland will take over the site of the Hackling Stahl- und Metallbau GmbH Dörpen with effect from 30 December 2017. In the future, stationary systems and machines for waste management will be produced on this site as well. Together with the current manufacturing focuses and the employees, which will be taken over completely, there will be an excellent basis for further growth.

“Purchasing another site, we make a strategically important step to further extend our position in the area of press technology in Germany. The rare manufacturing capacities have been a growth obstacle for a long time and have been eliminated by now.”, according to Michael Ludden, Managing Director of the LM-GROUP.


The LM-GROUP is a group of companies specialised in environmental engineering, employing more than 550 staff members on eleven sites and having a consolidated annual turnover of more than 80 million Euros.
Having three key brands, the Ludden und Mennekes Entsorgungs-Systeme GmbH, the Sutco® RecyclingTechnik GmbH and the unoTech® GmbH support their customers along a functioning recycling economy.
The broad product portfolio includes stationary and mobile press technology, sorting and treatment plants as well channel baling presses and special systems,
supporting the customers from planning and design as well manufacture and installation up to an after-sale service.
Thanks to the synergy effects of the individual companies, the LM-GROUP least offers a uniquely complete package with innovative and sophisticated plant solutions for all requirements in the field of waste management.