Reinhard Wirtgen establishes WIRTGEN RESTRICTED given that contracting arm of Milling and Concrete Breaking specialist WIRTGEN GmbH. The business is set up in Lincoln.
WIRTGEN RESTRICTED work a fleet of hot planers
After Reinhard Wirtgen's choice to become an OEM for Milling and Recycling gear, the contracting organization is sold to Colas and relocated to Grantham in Lincolnshire.
Colas UK Ltd is granted the distributorship for WIRTGEN gear as well as the first purchase of a WIRTGEN milling machine had been built to D.O.E Northern Ireland. In October the initial WIRTGEN cool planer is sold to Redland.
The initial WIRTGEN distribution staff including Paul Field, Mervyn Fox, Dave Miller, Steve Chi and Stuart Ashley that are all however utilizing the business after significantly more than 25 years.
Chances are WIRTGEN is a definite market frontrunner together with machinery and distributorship business is separated from the conventional Colas business. 'Allroads Technology' is made as a stand alone company and relocated to workshops and workplaces in Lincoln. As well as the circulation of WIRTGEN equipment, Allroads tech also designs and builds expert upkeep equipment.
The very first WIRTGEN cold recycler is sold to Colas.
Professional gear designed and built by Allroads Technology
Initial WIRTGEN concrete slipform paver comes when you look at the UK, following WIRTGEN GmbH acquisition of SGME.
WIRTGEN GmbH buy the company and assets of 'Allroads Technology' from Colas, therefore generating a wholly possessed subsidiary, 'WIRTGEN LIMITED' to do something as a distributor for all WIRTGEN items in the UK and Ireland. All staff transfer towards the new business.
February: initial WIRTGEN earth stabilizer comes in britain to McArdle. October: VÖGELE AG is obtained by WIRTGEN GmbH and WIRTGEN LIMITED end up being the provider of VÖGELE pavers for UNITED KINGDOM and Ireland.
Joseph VÖGELE AG becomes a part of WIRTGEN GROUP.
July: brand-new premises are made and built at Whisby path in Lincoln to handle the growth of company.
HAMM AG in Tirschenreuth (Germany) becomes an associate associated with the WIRTGEN GROUP.
The existing premises at Whisby path, Lincoln double in dimensions following the buy of extra land. WIRTGEN RESTRICTED additionally get to be the HAMM Dealer for Ireland.
KLEEMANN GmbH becomes a member of the WIRTGEN GROUP and is slowly built-into the worldwide marketing and product sales system.
WIRTGEN RESTRICTED kinds as a standalone business, providing Ireland from temporary premises in Kilcock, County Kildare. Later on this season KLEEMANN GmbH is obtained by the WIRTGEN GROUP and KLEEMANN UK is incorporated into WIRTGEN LIMITED. Third acquisition, WIRTGEN RESTRICTED forms 'Road and Mineral Technologies' to cater for the two distinct organizations.
January: SAP computer system system is set up in the UK and Ireland. July: preparing authorization is provided for a premises become designed for WIRTGEN LIMITED on land purchased at Enfield, County Meath. September: work starts in the Enfield website 30km West of Dublin.