Range of Products
Hugo Graepel (1831-1909) produces the first perforated sheets in Budapest.
Relocation of the company to Halberstadt, where up to 400 people produce perforated sheets, threshing machines, radiator grilles as well as over 40 other, often patented, products.
After dispossession in Halberstadt, new start in West Germany. Production restarts in Wilhelmshaven.
Move to the present location in Löningen; first apprentices begin their vocational training.
Construction of a new building for toolmaking. Production of anti-skid safety gratings for plant engineering and vehicle construction, and for the building, mining and food industries.
Transformation from a private company into a stock corporation. All shares are held by the Graepel family.
Founding of Graepel Mitarbeiter-Beteiligungs GmbH, an employee shareholding company, to allow employees to participate in corporate success.
A new production hall equipped with machinery erected in Löningen.
Friedrich Graepel AG is restructured as a holding company. Daughter companies having equal rights are: