Geschichte 1280x700

History

  • 1923 Founding of Eisenwarenfabrik BRÜCK, an ironmongery (Ensheim)

  • 1948 Ending and welding of first rings (Ensheim)

  • 1969 Installation of the first ring rolling mill (Ensheim)

  • 1971 Use of first CNC lathe (Ensheim)

  • 1976 Installation of press I (Ensheim)

  • 1977 Commissioning of ring rolling mill II (Ensheim)

  • 1984 BRÜCK Rohrverbindungen Hilden GmbH was established as the first 100% independent subsidiary of the BRÜCK GmbH. Due to its proximity to the Ruhr District and thus, to the customer, the city of Hilden was chosen as the site of the internationally acting steel products manufacturer (Hilden)

  • 1986 Commissioning of fabrication line: furnace press III – manipulator – ring rolling mill III (Ensheim)

  • 1986 Opening sales office in Hamburg. To open the northern region (Hilden)

  • 1988 Opening fabrication site in Hilden to enable to serve local customers better and faster (Hilden)

  • 1990 Ring rolling mill IV goes into operation. At this time unique on account of its design and size (Ensheim)

  • 1990 Expansion of the sales territory to Sweden, Finland, Hungary, Poalnd, South Africa (Hilden)

  • 1991 Installation of 4000-ton press. Opening of BRÜCK’s 5th branch office, located in the UK (Ensheim)

  • 1993 We have been located at our own site on Mühlenbachweg in Hilden with a greater material stock, production site and headquarter (Hilden)

  • 1995 Founding of BRÜCK’s manufacturing operation in the Czech Republic. Initially: machining of hot-worked and heat-treated components manufactured in the BRÜCK parent plant (Ensheim)

  • 1997 Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9002:1994 (Hilden)

  • 2000 Commissioning of ring rolling mill V. BRÜCK now possesses the most advanced fabrication capability providing for the simultaneous internal and external profiling of rolled components up to 5,400 mm in diameter, 1,750 mm in height, and with unit weights of up to 27 tons (Ensheim)

  • 2003 Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 (Hilden)

  • 2007 Doubling fabrication site (Ensheim)

  • 2008 Expansion manufacturing site and operation site (Hilden)

  • 2009 Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 (Hilden)

  • 2009 New high-efficiency ring rolling mill for series production commissioned in the Czech Republic. Now the entire component production process can be completed in the Czech Republic (hot forming, heat treatment and machining) (Zamrsk)

  • 2010 Change of name to BRÜCK Rohrverbindungen Hilden GmbH (Hilden)

  • 2010 Completion of a new press shed and commissioning of the 8,000-ton press. BRÜCK’s traditional product range is expanded by open-die forged components and heavy drop-forged components with a unit weight of up to 50 tons and a length of up to 10,000 mm (Ensheim)