Presentation of REVO batch winder at ITMA Barcelona, compact entry-level winder for mass production and economical operation
Presentation of Zentro Touch at ITMA Milan, first center winder with touch screen control
Launch of Bulldoc pressing system, additional compaction of the fabric roll, modular attachable
Presentation of Superior Touch at ITMA Barcelona, first batching unit with touch screen control
Launch of 'Premium' model, with widths up to 540 cm
Launch of the 'Superior' model (further development of the Basic Sereis), Launch of the 'InLoom' compact batch winder
Successful launch of the Basic batch winder line. Expansion of widths up to 4 meters
Presentation of the new product line “Basic Series“
New organisation of the Technical Department
Management buy-out of product lines Warp let-off and Tyre cord to Crealet AG
Enlargement of office building
ST 305 Heavy Duty Batching Unit for extra-wide weaving machines
KAST Center Winder with fabric tension control
High speed batching unit for the M8300multiphase weaving machine of Sulzer Ruti
First sod digged for a further enlargement of the assembly hall.
Launch of the WIST 194 electronic batchwinder control.
Development program Weaving Mill 2000 together with Sulzer Ruti and Scholze
Manufacturing program focussed on the electronically controlled supply of warp threads to the weaving machine, and on cloth winding
The company grows and erects a new assembly hall
Successful market introduction of the KAST 483 electronic warp let-off control
Grob’s share capital taken over by G. Hunziker AG
Willy Grob moves to the new factory building at the Alte Schmerikonerstrasse
Sale of the Bachmann company to Hunziker AG
Take-over of temple manufacturer Bachmann, Wald
Removal from Zurich to Eschenbach SG. Manufacture of products in the premises of bookbindery Eibert
Conversion into a limited company (AG)
Willy Grob founds in Zurich his company for weaving machine accessories.
The product range comprises warp beams, cloth beams and braking devices.