Founding1905
Company locationTauberbischofsheim (DE)
Management (2016)Wolfgang Pöschl
Employees estimated (2015)2000
Revenue estimated (2015)350 Mio. EUR
Websitewww.weinig.com

WEINIG

Michael Weinig AG

Leading technology provider for the solid wood processing industry and the crafts with branches in all continents and headquarters in 97941 Tauberbischofsheim, Weinig Street 2/4, Germany. The company offers individual machines, complete production systems, services and system solutions.

Key business areas of the WEINIG Group (2016)

Productive area profiling

Productive area window & CNC-technology

Productive area cutting / gluing

Production area ending processing

Production area wood materials

The WEINIG programme will be completed through processing tools, automatization plants, systems for tool measuring, machine control, second-hand machines, service performances,...

History

2016

WINIG takes over 100% of shared from GRECON.

2015
  • Gregor Baumbusch is going to become board member
  • In the course of events of the concentration of the two production locations in Germany (Tauberbischofsheim-Hobeltechnik und Freiburg-Auftrenntechnologie) the board of the WEINIG AG decided to discontinue the work operation of the Waco Jonsereds AB/ Halmstad, Sweden.
  • In the business area of 'cutting' (Raimann, Dimter, Luxscan) Herr Dr.-Ing. Johannes Mario Kordt substitutes Herrn Michael Holtmann after 7 years.
  • Umbrella brand WEINIG will be extended further: The Grecon Dimter Holzoptimierung Süd GmbH & Co. KG, responsible for optimisation mitre saws and glueing presses within the Weinig-group with work in Illertissen, which will be renamed Weinig Dimter GmbH & Co. KG in march. The Grecon Dimter Holzoptimierung Nord GmbH & Co. KG situated in Alsfeld/ Leine will be as Weinig Grecon GmbH & Co. KG on the market.
2014

NKT is relocated to Alfeld, operating as Weinig Grecon GmbH & Co. KG; Luxscan opens second location for production and assembly in Hautcharage/ Luxembourg

2013

Weinig transfers component production for tools from Switzerland (Michael Weinig S.A., La Chaux-de-Fonds) to Tauberbischofsheim.

2011

With effect from the 1st of July 2011 Mr. Dr.-Ing. Otto Leible takes over the management of Weinig Concept GmbH & Co. KG. This way he succeeds Mr. Uwe Motzkau, who left the company on the 30th of April 2011. The site in Yantai, China, is extended to 12000 m². In the future the production of machines for window construction Weinig Unicontrol for the Chinese internal market is going to take place.

2010

Weinig takes over the HOLZ-HER GmbH, Nürtingen; Wolfgang Pöschl is CEO

2009

Weinig founded the Weinig (Yantai) Woodworking Technology Co. Ltd. Yantai, China

2008

Walter Fahrenschon is new CEO

2008

GreCon Dimter Holzoptimierung Nord GmbH & Co. KG takes over the business of the NKT GmbH, Eppingen

2007

Weinig takes over LuxScan Technologies, Luxembourg

2005

Presentation of the manufacturing system Conturex; acquisition of the remaining shares in GreCon Dimter GmbH, GreCon Dimter Inc., USA, GreCon Dimter France

2004

Rainer Hundsdörfer is new CEO, Wolfgang Wilmsen's retire; launch of the Powermat moulders series

2002

Withdrawal of the Weinig AG by the Exchange; Weinig takes over the Control Logic Inc., USA

2001

Acquisition of Raimann GmbH & Co. KG, Freiburg; Establishing of the Weinig Concept GmbH & Co. KG

1999

Acquisition Weinig Japan to 100%; Introduction of fully automated Profiling Unimat 3000

1998

Weinig takes over of 60% of the engineering sector of the Fagus-GreCon Greten GmbH & Co. KG, Alfeld, formation of the joint-venture GreCon Dimter Holzoptimierung Ltd. and its subsidiaries GreCon Dimter Inc. U.S. and GreCon Dimter France

1997

Opening of a production plant in Yantai, China

1995

Establishing Weinig Australia; Establishing of Weinig Yantai, China

1993

Weinig absorbs Dimter GmbH

1992

Weinig takes over Waco Jonsereds AB, Sweden

1989

Weinig goes public

1988

The company is converted into a corporation; Wolfgang Wilmsen is CEO

1987

Bertold Weinig and Georg Demuth retire

1985

Establishment of Weinig ASIA

1984/1987

Sale to Kuwaiti investors

1983

The company is converted into a LTD

1982

Establishment of Weinig UK. The families Weinig and Demuth prepare an alternation of generations - Wolfgang Wilmsen is director

1980

Establishing Weinig S.A. Switzerland

1979

Start of production of windows machines

1976

Establishing Weinig USA

1975

Maturity phase of the newly developed hydraulic tool system (Hydromat series); entry into the area of tool sanding machine production; beginning of the production of automation systems

1974

Establishing Weinig Japan

1972

Changing the legal status in GmbH & Co. KG

1970

Introduction of the timed conveyor assembly, one of the world most modern plants for woodworking machines

1964

Specialization of the product range on moulders

1955

George Demuth is the case of shareholder Weinig

1948

Introduction of mass production as the first company in the industry; George Demuth joins the company

1947

Switching production to woodworking machines

1945

Reconstruction of the deactivated company after the war by Bertold Weinig

1905

Establishing of the company as a trading and manufacturing business for agricultural machinery, Managing Director: Michael Weinig

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Series

Wood-defect scanner
CNC machining centre
Sharpening machine for profile cutters
Feed-through press
Four side planer
Resaw
Undercut saw
Double end tenoner
Rip saw
Angular window machining centre
Tool measuring instrument
Tenoning machine
Outside profiling and moulding machine
Mechanisation
Tool grinding machine
Cleaving saw
Planer/ moulder tools
stacking automat
Fine finish planer
Dowel inserting machine
Workpiece return conveyor
Tool washing machine
Line for parquet production
Thickness Planer
Wooden windows production line
Beam planing machine
Double spindle ripsaw
Milling tool for templates
outfeed mechanisation
Infeed mechanisation
Stacking and destacking device

Software (4)

Moulder
Four side planer
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Controls (14)

Moulder