Friedrich Wilhelm Lüling founds the company in Altena, the urban district of Nette, and produces pin wire.
Acquisition of the factory „Rolle Auf`m Schuffuth“.
Takeover of the company 'Borbet' in Altena, the urban district of Linscheid. Production is then conducted at both the sites in Nette and Linscheid.
Start-up of the first fully automatic surface treatment facility at the Linscheid plant.
Start-up of the batch annealing facility at the Linscheid plant.
Takeover of the company 'HELLWIG-Draht GmbH' in Iserlohn, for the strategic expansion of the company.
Expansion of the annealing capacities with the aid of investments in new cap annealing facilities at HELLWIG-Draht.
New construction of a surface treatment facility with a wire rod logistics centre in the Iserlohn plant.
Celebration of the 150th anniversary of the company on 12 July.
Completion of the new quality assurance department and staff rooms for the employees in the Iserlohn plant.
New construction of a surface treatment facility with a wire rod logistics centre in the Altena plant.
Integration and implementation of the first fully automatic strapping machine for steel and PET strapping.
Improvement of the surface defect detection using state-of-the-art rotating eddy current test systems.