Tradition and Innovation
|1905||The company "Maschinenfabrik Paul Leistritz" is founded in Nuremberg/Germany. Production of blades for steam turbines is started.|
|1924||Screw pumps, a new development at the time, are added to the manufacturing programme|
|1925||Product range extended to manufacturing of mufflers for motorcycles, automobiles 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/Germany and expansion of the production capacity.|
|1965||LEISTRITZ supplies hydraulic systems for elevator construction. They are produced in Bochum/Germany.|
|1973||The AMERICAN LEISTRITZ CORPORATION is founded to organize sales and service in the USA.|
|1975||Construction of the Pleystein plant. It undertakes production of machine tools, tools, mufflers and pipe components.|
|1986||LEISTRITZ MASCHINENFABRIK GMBH becomes a public limited company.|
|2001||LEISTRITZ GROUP is founded. 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 the ThyssenKrupp Turbinenkomponenten GmbH in Remscheid.
The name of the new company: LEISTRITZ TURBINENKOMPONENTEN REMSCHEID GMBH.
|2011||The market presence in China is strengthened by the foundation of LEISTRITZ MACHINERY (TAICANG) CO. LTD..|
|2012||The LEISTRITZ TURBINENKOMPONENTEN REMSCHEID GmbH enlarges production capacity in South East Asia and opens a new plant in Thailand: LEISTRITZ (THAILAND) LTD.|
|2013||The LEISTRITZ TURBINENKOMPONENTEN REMSCHEID GMBH is renamed to LEISTRITZ TURBINENTECHNIK GMBH and is head of the business unit turbine components. Moreover, the three further business units are: Pumps, Extrusion Technology and Production Technology.|
|2014||The US subsidiaries LEISTRITZ CORPORATION and the AMERICAN LEISTRITZ EXTRUDER CORPORATION are merged into the LEISTRITZ ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES CORP. with four business units.|
|The LEISTRITZ GROUP employs approx. 1.900 employees.
90 branch offices and representations advise and support the customer base worldwide.