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WEGOMA company history

Since 1970, the WEGOMA® brand has stood for reliable, precise, and innovative machines and power tools for woodworking and window construction

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1970Establishment

The company was founded by Walter Weiß in Pforzheim-Eutingen.

1970
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1971 Power Tools

First-time manufacture and sale of power tools.

1971
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1972 Profile Processing

Development into a successful manufacturer of double miter saws for profile processing.

1972
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1974 New Products

Expansion of the product range with tape-polishing machines and power feeds.

1974
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1978 Machines for Window Production

Pioneer on the market of PVC window manufacturing machines. Delivery of turnkey systems all over the world.

1978
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1983 New Building & Relocation

Construction of new building in and relocation to Eisingen / Enzkreis.

1983
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1984 Welding & Cleaning Line

The first welding & cleaning line developed by WEGOMA advances automation in PVC window construction.

1984
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1990 Twinsburg/Ohio

Construction of the new company building in Twinsburg / Ohio. Worldwide production and sales network.

1990
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1992 SuperCut2000

The first fully automatic processing center “SuperCut 2000” revolutionizes the PVC market.

1992
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1995 Expansion in China

Establishment of an independent subsidiary in China.

1995
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2009 Panel Saw S400

Development of the “Panel Saw S400,” funded by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology following a resolution by the German Bundestag.

2009
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2013 Production Location

Acquisition of a new production site in Unterreichenbach in Calw District. Over 7,000 m² of production, office, and sales area..

2013
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2014 Striffler/STRIMA

Acquisition of traditional machine manufacturer Max Striffler / STRIMA. Integration into WEGOMA core company, increasing the in-house production depth by taking over the machine park.

2014
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2017 Acquisition of Horn

Acquisition of “HORN Maschinenbau” company of mechanical engineering. Former managing director Andreas Horn becomes head of production at WEGOMA. The product range is largely integrated.

2017
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2019 Change of location

Change and relocation to the new production location in Keltern-Ellmendingen in Enzkreis District.

2019
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2020 WEGOMA Celebrates 50th Anniversary

WEGOMA was founded in 1970 and, after an eventful history, is still family-owned.
Due to the Corona pandemic, we could not celebrate our anniversary together with our customers. We will catch up as quickly as possible.

2020