From the beginning until today
Integration of the company into the Wessel·Werk Group
Establishment of a cooperation with the Wessel·Werk Group in the area of toolmaking and tool procurement.
Relocation to the industrial area in Cologne-Mülheim and doubling of the production area.
Introduction of a production planning and control system as well as an order documentation system.
Relocation to the industrial area in Cologne-Kalk and doubling of the production area. At the same time, the combination of toolmaking and production took place.
Introduction of a quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9001. Certification by ZDH ZERT GmbH.
Establishment of a cooperation network in Shanghai, China.
Acquisition of PKF GmbH by Michael Tegtmeier. Introduction of a quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9002. Certification by the ZDH Zert GmbH (certification body of the Zentralverband des Deutschen Handwerks).
Construction of a CAD-supported tool shop.
Construction of an own, larger hall in Cologne-Gondorf and expansion of the machine park with commercially available injection molding machines – first of the type Battenfeld, later of the type Arburg.
Company founded by Richard Pütz, Klaus Kleefisch and Matthias Flecken. While the first self-built machines were initially operated in a private basement, the move to the first commercially rented hall followed quickly. Other self-made machines were added.