2017
2017

A new and modern design is adopted on the occasion of the 25th anniversary
New logistics center investment strengthens the infrastructure in Rheinböllen, Germany

2016
2016

A doubling of the production capacity is achieved in the North American market: New building investment strengthens the infrastructure in Hebron, KY, USA

2015
2015

Expansion: Establishment of a new facility in Queretaro, Mexico
HAHN Automation, Inc. awarded Manufacturer of the Year by the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers

2014
2014

Establishment of HAHN Automation Research & Development GmbH and HAHN Automation d.o.o. in Croatia
A strong and sustainable new partnership established with RAG-Stiftung (Fund) Investment Company

2013
2013

Local full-service initiated for Asian customers: Establishment of new production facilities for HAHN Automation (Kunshan) Co. Ltd. and service support facilities for HAHN Automation

2012
2012

Foundation of HAHN Automation s.r.o. In Uvaly, Czech Republic: better service for the Czech market

2010
2010

HAHN Automation Inc. evolves from a sales and service provider to a full-service company: Facility expansion in Hebron, KY, USA. Establishment of HAHN Automation s.r.o. in Uvaly, Czech Republic: Better service for the Czech market

2008
2008

Development of the Turkish market: Establishment of HAHN OTOMASYON Ltd.Sti. in Istanbul, Turkey

2007

First business transactions with strategic customers initiated in China: Support of new Chinese clients through the service team in Suzhou, China

2005
2005

Development of the MasterCell: consequent implementation of the philosophy of standardized special-purpose machinery

2004
2004

Innovation Prize of the German State of Rhineland-Palatinate

Patent for the development of active insertion technology for rubber-to-metal parts

New plant facility investment of over USD 2 million in Kentucky, USA

2003
2003

Implementation of the world’s first fully-automated production of rubber-metal bushings
Investments made into the company by Marco Unverzagt and Frank Konrad: They became joint owners of HAHN Automation

2002
2002

10-year company anniversary: Business volume of EUR 10 million surpassed
HAHN Automation now has 65 employees

2000

Establishment of HAHN Automation Inc. as a North American subsidiary in Fort Worth, TX, USA: Became the cornerstone for a successful entry into the US marketplace
Start of the successful LiftMaster 4-2000 type series
Investments of over DM 2.5 million made into the Rheinböllen facilities: Acquisition of the new building facility

1999
1999

Purchase of new industrial property in Rheinböllen and relocating the plant facilities from Mörschbach, Germany.

1998

Delivery of the first machines to the USA: Establishment of the company’s reputation at an international level
The company now has 35 employees

1997
1997

European-wide success thanks to sales in France, Ireland, Poland and Italy
Construction of an additional hall and the establishment of an electronics department in response to continuous growth

1995
1995

Rotating LiftMaster launched, making possible the charging of large injection-molding machines
Frank Konrad joins the team

1994
1994

Development of the first LiftMaster in response to demands for handling equipment to support heavy-duty insertion machinery

1993
1993

Building and acquisition of plant facilities in Mörschbach, Germany: offering the immediate potential for manufacturing small-sized machinery

1992
1992

June 01, 1992: Thomas Hähn and Stefan Dillenburg establish Hähn and Dillenburg GdbR as an engineering company
3 months later: an old tractor shed in Benzweiler, German is transformed into a production facility together with Marco Unverzagt