History 2016-12-16T10:12:27+00:00

History of the company group

The history of Meleghy International is a short one, but the tradition of the origin companies reaches back to the past over 100 of years. The combination of tradition and a fresh breeze makes us to the company, which we are today.

Learn more about our most important milestones…

2012
2013
2014
2015

2012

  • 05/2012 Change of name to Meleghy Automotive GmbH & Co. KG
  • 05/2012 Acquisition of Neef Fertigungstechnik GmbH & Co. KG
  • 02/2012 Establishment of Meleghy & Cie. Automotive GmbH

2013

  • 10/2013 Acquisition of the Blechumformwerke Bernsbach GmbH
    • Change of name from Blechformwerke Bernsbach GmbH to Meleghy Automotive Bernsbach GmbH

2014

2015

  • 11/2015 Acquisition of Rubi Czech
    • End of September 2015, Rubí Czech s.r.o in the Czech Republik is acquired by the Spanish company group IPM.
    • The location Brandys Nad Labem is halfway between Mlada Boleslav and Prag.
    • The plant operates under the name Meleghy Automotive Czech s.r.o nowadays
  • 07/15 Acquisition of Lahnwerk Rubí S.A.U
    • The Meleghy Automotive company group acquired the Lahnwerk Rubí S.A.U
    • Lahnwerk Rubí is a Spanish company with its domicile in Abreria in the area of Barcelona, which was part of the Spanish company group IPM.
    • This step marks the beginning of internationalization strategy of the Meleghy Automotive company group. It is an additional and important milestone in their growth strategy.
    • It currently operates under the company name Meleghy Automotive Czech s.r.o

1910 – 2013 History of Meleghy Automotive Bernsbach GmbH

1910
1928
1945
1970

1910

Establishment of the metal goods factory Schneider und Korb

1928

Entry into the automotive industry

1945

Change of name to VEB Blechformwerke Erzgebirge Bernsbach

1970

Change of name to VEB Blechformwerke Bernsbach

1979 – 2012 History of Meleghy Automotive GmbH & Co. KG

1979
2001
2005
2011

1979

Establishment of Neef Fertigungstechnik GmbH & Co. KG

2001

  • Acquisition by the Friedhelm Loh Group
  • Integration in the group of company structure of the Friedhelm Loh Group

2005

Plant opening Gera

  • Opening of the new site Gera for the production of press parts and welded assemblies with the latest production technology

2011

Investments in two servo presses

  • Investments in two servo presses with a press force of 16.000 kN at the site Gera