HECKER® success story
1919Founding – the origin of today’s HECKER® Group (www.hecker.de):Stand-alone company GEORG HECKER (special-purpose glass) in Dortmund
1936Renamed to GEORG HECKER NACHF.
1966Start of trading activities and processing PLEXIGLAS® and MAKROLON®
1969Relocation to Kieferstraße 33
1981Legal independence as HECKER® Kunststofftechnik GmbH & Co. KG
1989Acquisition of new machinery and entry to the CNC milling technology sector
1995Relocation to the new company building
2000Introduction of Plexiglas® rolling technology
2002Strategic realignment as an industrial supplier
2006Expansion to accommodate logistics, cutting department and warehouse
2008Introduction of 5-axis CNC milling technology
2010Introduction of the new product planning system to manufacturing
2013Purchase of a logistics hall
2019Expansion by means of machine and personnel expansion and a second location in Dortmund-Aplerbeck to almost 5,000 square meters of production / storage space.