phone: ++49/5721/7801-0

We combine many years of tradition with modern technologies

Since 1869 OBO: It was a long way from a sawmill to a supplier of a diverse range of tooling products for model, tool and mould making. Today we are your competent partner with a team of service oriented professionals for the implementation of your ideas. No matter if you are looking for standard boards, glued blocks, close contour cast blocks, tooling resins and modelling pastes according to your requirements – individual solutions combined with flexible order quantities are our strengths!

Since 1980s OBO has been manufacturing obomodulan® and covers with these polyurethane boards a range density between 80-1600 kg/m³. OBO produces for many years the RenShape® polyurethane boards for Huntsman Advanced Materials. Since 2014 the RenPasteTM modelling pastes and RenShape® epoxy boards complement the product range, which are manufactured under licence of Huntsman. In addition, we are the master distributor for the Huntsman tooling liquids in Europe.

Please contact us. We will be happy to advise you of PU and Epoxy boards, modelling pastes and tooling liquids.

We deliver: 100 % quality, 100 % service, 100 % flexibility

Facts and Figures

  • established 1869 as sawmill

Development process:

  • 1930s:
    technical plywood for aviation industry
  • 1950s:
    manufacturing of school table tops, seatshells and well pipes
  • 1970s:
    manufacturing of impregnated compressed wood
  • 1980s:
  • delivery of the first obomodulan® boards made of polyurethane

since 2000s:

  • Implementing further production facilities for PU.
  • Since 2006 certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001 standard.
  • Since 2017 certified according to DIN EN ISO 50001:2011
  • Employees: more than 95

For more information regarding Huntsman please visit