Since its founding in 1913, the HEINRICHS company has undergone a turbulent history. Take a look at our corporate history.
Participation in the company by Mathias Tanklage
New company logo
Expansion of production and logistics areas at both locations in Lennestadt
Opening of new plant II "Zur Christinenhütte" in Lennestadt-Meggen (18,000 m²)
Takeover of shares Karl Heinrichs sen. and Karl Heinrichs jun.
Foundation of our current subsidiary HISTEEL in Kaunas / Lithuania
Takeover of the company by Karl and Kurt Heinrichs
Acquisition and construction of the production hall at Eiling Plant I. To date, press-drawn and stamped parts as well as assemblies, special truck fittings and laser parts are manufactured there on 25,000 m².
Part of the production is relocated to Lennestadt-Meggen. In the meantime, 30 employees primarily manufacture washers and slotted nuts on automatic lathes and eccentric presses. The main customers are the aircraft and shipbuilding industries.
Establishment of a pressing plant in the old embroidery factory on Mühlenplatz in Meggen
The commission business for small iron and wire goods and drop forgings is resumed. Karl Heinrichs takes over the business.
Wilhelm Heinrichs gründet unser Unternehmen als Handelshaus in Plettenberg. Versorgungsengpässe im ersten Weltkrieg bringen den Betrieb kurzfristig zum Erliegen.