30 year Heitec anniversary
Lars Heinemann is appointed to technical director
Extra-long X-Slim-Line 01.059 nozzle with reduced outside diameter and large flow channel diameter is added to our program.
3D printer purchased tp improve prototyping
Launch to Starcat computer program
Purchasing of new machines for manufacturing
All Starline variants become available as single applications.
Foreign representatives provide services for customers in Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and CIS.
Purchasing of 5 axis mill
25% less energy consumption for all products due to increased energy efficiency
25 year company anniversary
The current series of “Flat-Line” nozzles makes a cavity-to-cavity distance of 4,5 mm with adjustable nozzle possible.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH invests in a height gauge and a new 3D measuring machine.
The Starline nozzle is extended to a linear design in 8-fold design
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH introduces the probably smallest hot runner nozzle to the global market.
expansion of the production hall
Bastian Schreck joins the company management as the second chief executive officer
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH celebrates its 20th company anniversary.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH hires its 100th employee.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH is awarded the entrepreneurial prize for “innovative medium-sized company.”
The line of goods now includes connecting nozzles.
The Flat-Line, which is designed for use in customized solutions, is offered on the market.
At the beginning of the year, nozzle sales exceed the 40,000 mark.
87 Employees including 8 apprentices.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH is awarded the world-wide recognized DIN EN ISO 14001 certificate.
Representative in Hong Kong, China starts operations.
In order to enhance production reliability, inspection windows are developed and offered for sale on the market.
Representative office in Taiwan opens.
Production and administration move into the new hall
newly constructed building in Bottendorf, topping out ceremony
Representative offices in South Africa, Italy and Portugal are established.
A new company building is in the works.
10 years HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH
Receives ISO certification DIN EN ISO 9001
We already started offering the Slim-Line nozzle, which is particularly suitable for internal gating, for sale.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH incorporates distributor nozzles and horizontal manifolds into the product range.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH develops and presents its own website.
Relocation to Mr. Cronau’s industrial complex
The 10,000th nozzle is dispatched
Representative office for the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Benelux are established.
HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH distributes straight-through nozzle for sale
Representation in Austria and Switzerland
foreign representative office opens in Canada
Field representatives are assigned to sales territories within the federal states of Hessen and Thüringen
The first valve gate is launched onto the market
Representative office in northern Germany is established
The first complete hot half is produced
Expansion of machine park, HEITEC HEISSKANALTECHNIK GMBH’s production of hot runner systems starts to really take off.
The 5th employee is hired.
Company is established by Karl-Heinz Cronau, Günter Schulz and Hans Schreck.
Offices and production hall are constructed and furnished. Company name and logo are designed by our friend Uli Brosz
first development of hot runner systems, a patent is filed for externally heated hot runner systems