Where do we come from? Who are we? Where are we going? I admit that we won’t answer such crucial questions in this company portrait. Nevertheless, here are the most important facts and figures:
Foundation of the company in Fellbach by Mr. Werner Knapp
Acquisition of the company through Dipl. Ing. by Wolfgang Bauer and his wife Siglinde Bauer. Change of name to KNAPP Wälzlagertechnik GmbH
The company moves within Fellbach from Röntgenstrasse to Ringstrasse 26
Accreditation of quality management system with DIN ISO 9001 certification
KNAPP Wälzlagertechnik GmbH becomes a recognized training company and starts to offer apprenticeships to scholars.
Expansion of the niche segment “customized bearing solutions”. Launch of the company brand KBT PremiumQuality.
First participation as exhibitor at the MOTEK international trade fair for automation in Stuttgart.
Completion of new Headquarters. Relocation from Fellbach to Waiblingen on April 22, 2014. Official inauguration of new Headquarters on July 18, 2014.
Anniversary year: we're celebrating 60 years KNAPP and 20 years KBT