Geyssel

Timeline


1966

Geyssel WatermolenFounding of the J. W. Geyssel Development and Construction Office in Cologne
Focal area: Bottling and packing machines

1970

Expanding our range – work activity encompassing packaging, paper, automotive and reactor industries

1978

Founding of Geyssel Sondermaschinen GmbH for prompt implementation of construction work operations. A simultaneous relocation to larger offices with an assembly workshop.

1979

Development and delivery of the first intermittent operation applicator designed to attach a drinking straw to a carton

1982

Development of a continuously operating applicator, based on our globally patented method, which has nowadays become the accepted standard for applicators.

1992

New construction of the present-day company headquarters. Both companies under a single roof.

1996

The Geyssel company is the founding exhibitor at Anuga FoodTec. An event at which it has become a regular fixture ever since

1997

Tatort 371 “Welcome to Cologne” with scenes shot in, and in front of, our building.

2003

A second generation family company – Ulrich Geyssel arrives on the scene

2009

We withstand the global financial crisis without dismissals, short-time work or government support.

2012

Worldwide, over 1000 Geyssel applicators deployed, as well as 350 constructions and machines operated in the special machine sector in innumerable industries.

2014

Ulrich Geyssel appointed as Managing Partner of Geyssel Sondermaschinen GmbH

2016

Half a century of mechanical engineering from the Geyssel group.