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How everything developed...

2022

Another CNC turning center

Commissioning of another new CNC turning center with twelve tool holders, driven tools, C-axis and counter spindle. Control: Sinumerik 840.

Furthermore, a new hydropneumatic press with a pressure force of 8 tons is put into operation.

2020

Temperature switches

Development and production of precise temperature switches with individual switching points and a switching accuracy of ± 2°K. Already this year, almost 1,200 units will be delivered.

2019

Laser inscription

A new fiber marking laser is put into operation. Laser marking ensures permanent identification and traceability.

2018

CNC turning center

Purchase of a new CNC turning center with twelve tool holders, driven tools, C-axis and short bar loader. Control: Sinumerik 828D.

2014

Aviation Certification

Certification of our QM system according to EN 9100:2009, the quality management system for organizations in the aerospace and defense industry.

The commissioning and training of the new DMG CNC lathe with twelve driven tools and Sinumerik 840D control is successfully completed.

2009

First website

The company presence becomes digital with the first website.

Ferdinand Feinwerktechnik GmbH takes over the distribution of CHIRMED® medical instruments for Germany.

2008

ERP system

The merchandise management system AvERP is introduced. It almost completely replaces the previously used processing with Microsoft Excel® and supports the company in its further development.

2007

Company expansion

The operating area is expanded by 600 m2 to 1,000 m2. Additional office space and a separate production hall are occupied.

2006

First certification

Our company is certified according to the quality management standard DIN EN ISO 9001:2000.

An additional CNC machining center is put into operation.

2005

Second CNC machining center

A further CNC machining center is added.

2004

Investment in Poland

Acquisition of a 50% stake in the metal processing company Zakład Narzędziowy “M+R” Sp. z o.o. in Gorlice, Poland.

2003

CNC lathe

On machine equipment follows a CNC lathe.

1999

First machining center

The first CNC machining center is put into operation.

1998

Machine extension

In order to meet the demands and requirements of the dental industry, additional machines and equipment for sheet metal processing are purchased.

1997

New factory space

The new operating facility is completed with a lot of own work. In Schöneck-Büdesheim, 400 m2 are now available.

1996

First QM manual

The first QM manual is published, the company’s premises now cover about 150 m2, a data network set up.

1995

Temperature switches

With the start of the TM series in October the models 011 and 012 are offered as the first own temperature switches. The thermostats with fixed switching points from 60°C to 120°C are available in 2 housing variants. The high reliability can be measured in over 10,000 units installed worldwide.

1994

Personnel increase

The continuing positive development makes the permanent employment of the first permanent employee possible.

From now on, the organization of operational data is done with Microsoft Excel®.

1993

Equipment for metallography

The first complete equipment groups for metallography are developed and delivered.

The machine equipment is extended.

Further new customers from various industries can be acquired.

1992

Dental cuvette

In the dental sector the technical realization of a casting flask is completed.
It is the first product to be manufactured entirely in-house.

1991

Single item production

The production of parts is set up, the first cutting machines are purchased, including a Boley semi-automatic lathe for the production of individual parts.

Commercial register entry of Ferdinand Feinwerktechnik GmbH.

1990

First Steps

Registration as a partnership. An assembly room is set up.

The repair of the first display units for aviation is started.