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Past and present: A short history of futronic

1972  futronic GmbH is founded by Gerhard Funk in Tettnang

1978  The first IS machine control MP-ST enters into service

1982  Move to new premises in Schäferhof Industrial Park

1986  futronic becomes a subsidiary of Oberland Glas AG in Bad Wurzach

1987  futronic presents the CIMOG as the successor to the MP-ST

1992  Expansion of the Schäferhof facility

1997  futronic’s QM system is certified to DIN EN ISO 9001

2001  futronic’s QM system is certified to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 and DIN EN ISO 14001:1996

2004  Managing Director Bernt Küstner goes into retirement and is succeeded by Michael Preuß and Wolfgang Lachmann

2004  futronic launches the new FMT24S IS machine control

2006  futronic GmbH is acquired by Jetter AG

2008  Move to new premises in Tettnang’s Bürgermoos Industrial Park

2012  futronic celebrates its 40th anniversary

2013  Construction work is completed on the extension of the company premises in Bürgermoos, increasing the size of the production shop by about 50% and adding a good 30% to the available office space

2018  Managing Director Wolfgang Lachmann retires. The company is now headed by Michael Preuß and Christian Benz

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Michael Preuss
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