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Tradition and Innovation

 

1905 The "Maschinenfabrik Paul Leistritz Company" is founded in Nuremberg. Production of blades for steam turbines started. Portrait: Paul Leistritz Portrait: Ruth Schaak-Leistritz
1924 Screw pumps, a new development at the time, incorporated into manufacturing programme.
1925 Product range extended to manufacturing of mufflers for motorcycles, automotives and stationary engines.
1937 The screw pump is enhanced and can now knead and mix tough materials. Extruders for plastics processing are later developed as a result.
1960 Acquisition of a plant in Furth / Stadeln and expansion of the production capacity.
1965 LEISTRITZ supplies hydraulic systems for elevator construction. They are produced in Bochum.
1973 The AMERICAN LEISTRITZ CORPORATION is founded to organise sales and service in the USA.
1975 Construcion of Pleystein plant. It undertakes production of machine tools, tools, mufflers and pipe components.
1986 LEISTRITZ Maschinenfabrik GmbH becomes a public limited company.
2001

LEISTRITZ AG is restructured. Four independent subsidiaries are formed:

LEISTRITZ TURBOMASCHINEN TECHNIK GMBH

LEISTRITZ PUMPEN GMBH

LEISTRITZ EXTRUSIONSTECHNIK GMBH

LEISTRITZ PRODUKTIONSTECHNIK GMBH

2005

The Leistritz AG in Nuremberg/Germany acquires from ThyssenKrupp Technologies the ThyssenKrupp Turbinenkomponenten GmbH in Remscheid.

The names of the new companies :

LEISTRITZ TURBINENKOMPONENTEN REMSCHEID GMBH

 
2011 The market presence of the division Mechanical Engineering is strengthened by the foundation of LEISTRITZ Machinery (Taicang) Co., Ltd. in China.
2012 The LEISTRITZ Turbinenkomponenten Remscheid GmbH enlarges production capacity in South East Asia and openes a new plant in Thailand. The LEISTRITZ (THAILAND) LTD.
2013 The LEISTRITZ Turbinenkomponenten Remscheid GmbH is renamed to LEISTRITZ Turbinentechnik GmbH


The LEISTRITZ GROUP employs approx. 1.800 employee.

90 branch offices and representations advise and support the worldwide customer base.