Success story

1900

Founded in Solingen (started out producing sheet metal scissors).


1935

Transition to the automotive industry with production of gear sticks and small wire bending components.


1989

Relocation of main plant from Solingen to Hilden in Rhineland (Max-Volmer-Straße 10).


2001

Adjustment and expansion of the product portfolio through acquisition of a soldering technology company.


2007

Extension of main plant in Hilden (Max-Volmer-Straße 10) to expand tube technology, integrate product development and tool construction.


2009

Expansion of assembly technology and logistics.


2011

Expansion of wire technology.


2013

Expansion of the measuring area.


2014

New acquisition of Plant II in Haan and expansion of heating technology.


2015

New acquisition of the plant at Max-Volmer-Straße 16-20 and expansion of assembly technology.


2015

Build-up of Laboratory department (substance testing and residue analysis).


2016

Expansion of aluminium technology at the Hilden plant.


2017

Expansion of the pre-development department.