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GEARED FOR SUCCESS

History

1911

Founded
The company is founded in Linz/Ebelsberg by Emil Eisenbeiss and his sons.

1928

1928

Relocation
to Enns (still its current location).

1943

1943

„Company of importance for the war effort“
Arms production.

1946

1946

Reconstruction
New workshops are built for lathes, welding and milling.

1954

1954

Expansion
to the foundry and gear manufacturing workshops.

1961

1961

50th anniversary of the company
and founder Emil Eisenbeiss passes away.

1968

1968

Prosperity
The foundry is rebuilt with new machinery.

1980

1980

Revolutionary
Globular cast iron revolutionises casting technology. The range of gear making machines and other specialist machinery continues to expand.

1989

Crisis
The structural imbalance between the mechanical engineering business and foundry business becomes even more apparent.

1994

1994

Comeback
The Eisenbeiss brand enjoys a huge comeback and a change of ownership brings new impetus.

1998

Innovations
Technical innovations provide Eisenbeiss new market opportunities.

2011

2011

100 Years of Eisenbeiss
Major investment programme in new machinery. Book published „Driven by Success – 100 Years of Eisenbeiss“.

i Gear 4.0

2012

Optimisations
Large-scale optimisation of processes „Setting standards in Performance“.

2014

i:GEAR 4.0
Eisenbeiss wins Innovation Prize.