KÖNIG + CO. GmbH is a family business with over 80 years of history. Just a few years after its founding in 1930, an important foundation was laid for the future direction of the company - the production of heads.
Expansion of production in plant Haiger through the integration of the plant in Hockenheim.
New construction of branch factory in Haiger.
Implementing of an unique cold and hot flanging/spinning machine for heads up to 8.000 mm diameter constructed by Gerhard König.
Replacement of the former chamber furnace 8.200 x 8.200 mm by an energy-optimized new construction incl. the 500.000 l water quenching basin.
World´s first hot dishing press is put into operation.
Purchase of an innovative 3D- robot cutting plant. Holes including edge processing in heads are now possible with highest precision.
Bernd and Jochen König assume the company´s management.
Acquisition of the press plant of company Schmeck in Siegen.
Quality management certified according to ISO 9001.
New construction of halls 7, 8 and 9 as well as a significant expansion of the service and product range.
Purchase of the press plant in Hockenheim.
Gerhard and Helmut König join the company´s management.
Product range is extended by heads, cones and hemispherical heads up to 3,2m in diameter.
Purchase of the first screw presses and flanging machines – focus on the production of heads.
Foundation of KÖNIG + CO. GmbH. Shareholders are Adolf and Gustav König, Paul Nöh and Ernst Horn. At the Netphen factory they first manufacture simple tanks.