Integrated into the history of the Bystronic glass Group is a moving story which blends both tradition and change.
The Bystronic glass competence centre for machines for architectural glass processing is created in Neuhausen-Hamberg, South Germany.
Forthcoming developments means, machines for flat glass cutting will be offered in collaboration with cooperation partner, HEGLA.
Introduction of the revolutionary eco’convect pre-nip system on to the market for the production of laminated glass
4th generation automotive glass – champ’speed – for cutting, breaking, grinding and drilling of automotive glass. The simultaneous cutting on two bridges is possible for the first time. For optimizing the cycle times, the cut can be splitted into two steps.
Armatec becomes a member of the Bystronic glass Group.
Split of the sheet metal and glass company sectors at Bystronic glass because of different sales markets
Introduction of handling equipment in a lightweight construction, the Easy-Lift
Introduction of the TPS® thermoplastic insulating glass spacer and a machine for the automatic TPS® application
The Zürcher Ziegeleien Holding (today: Conzzeta AG) assumes the first 66 percent of the Bystronic Group from company founders Heinz und Erwin Trösch.
Lenhardt Maschinenbau becomes a member of the Bystronic glass Group.
Armatec constructs the first unit for the production of laminated glass.
Foundation of Armatec GmbH as a subsidiary of Glaswerke Arnold and construction of the first hoists
The Lenhardt Company presents the first fully-automated insulating glass line.
Bystronic develops the first machine for automotive glass preprocessing.
Foundation of Bystronic Inc. USA, the first sales and service branch – further locations follow
The Lenhardt Company introduces vertical insulating glass production units.
Karl Lenhardt develops the first automated insulating glass production unit.
Bystronic specialises in cutting machines for flat glass.
Karl Lenhardt establishes his company in Neuhausen-Hamberg, Germany which quickly begins production of insulating glass machinery.
Messrs Byland, Schneider and Troesch establishes Bystronic Maschinen AG in Bützberg, Switzerland. The objective of the company is to manufacture machines for the flat glass industry.