Opening of a state-of-the-art pilot plant in Zwingenberg
Inauguration of a new plant in Valinhos, Brazil
|2014||Acquisition of ST Ibérica (Portugal) and SurTec MMC Japan K.K. (Japan)|
|2011||Movement of SurTec International GmbH to Bensheim|
The Freudenberg Group takes over the company shares of SurTec International GmbH.
SurTec becomes the 4th division of Freudenberg Chemical Specialities SE & Co. KG, Munich, Germany.
Establishment of a dedicated research group for Metal Pre-treatment in Zwingenberg
|2009||Acquisition of the Chemical Specialities division of Befeld GmbH|
Acquisition of LC Systeme (France)
Expansion of the business of the application Metal Pre-treatment.
|2005||Opening of the R&D centre for Electroplating in Brazil|
|2002||Separation of SurTec International GmbH and SurTec Deutschland GmbH|
|2000||SurTec GmbH moves to Zwingenberg|
|1999||Foundation of SurTec China in Hangzhou and SurTec do Brasil in Sao Bernardo|
Foundation of SurTec Produkte und Systeme für die Oberflächentechnik GmbH in Trebur (administration) and Bammental (production) resulting from a management buy-out by Lever Industrial International
Management team: Bernhard Baunach, Herbert Baunach and Patricia Preikschat