Desire for the Future Machine Builder NETZSCH Celebrates a hundred and fifty Years of Excellence

From a small workshop in Selb to an internationally successful mechanical engineering group: NETZSCH is ringing in its a hundred and fiftieth anniversary yr – and over 4,one hundred workers worldwide are joining within the celebration.
The beginning is a duplicate of the identical start-up sample we regularly see at present: Two brothers set up their very own business in 1873 and, in a small workshop in Selb, developed a quality product that gained over the fire departments of the region. The fireplace extinguishers from the “Gebrüder Netzsch Maschinenfabrik” had been a giant vendor. From there, Thomas Netzsch, a locksmith, and his younger brother Christian Netzsch, an engineer, went on to develop machines for ceramic manufacturing that have been additionally famend for his or her quality. With the growth of the porcelain trade at the moment within the Fichtelgebirge, the corporate lastly concentrated entirely on the production of the ceramics trade gear.
Thus, one hundred fifty years in the past, the success story of a family-owned company began, which at present spans the globe with its three business models “Pumps & Systems”, “Grinding & Dispersing” and “Analyzing & Testing” – with products such because the Mohno pump, moist mill and rheometer, with round 210 production and sales locations and more than four,100 employees. Today, the NETZSCH Group is once once more headed by two brothers from Selb: Moritz and Paul Netzsch. As the fifth era of the Netzsch household of owners, they run the corporate along with CFO Jens Niessner.
“Our historical past provides answers”
What began in 1873 in a workshop in Selb has, after all, long outgrown its infancy. But NETZSCH wants to remain true to its family values and roots. In this anniversary year, Moritz Netzsch emphasizes: “It is necessary to me that we now have a steady, continued growth of what we do today. My wish is that, with all the reflection, with all the required rethinking and new thinking, we develop organically, and convey the company into the subsequent generation stronger than ever.”
This is one of the reasons why NETZSCH had its corporate historical past researched from quite so much of perspectives for its one hundred and fiftieth anniversary. Looking into the past not solely substantiates values and successes, it also reveals the fit of a worth proposition. “Our historical past supplies solutions as to why we now have existed for so long. Our slogan ‘Proven Excellence’ is not any empty phrase. We can show our excellence from our historical past. One can observe how we actively formed whole industries over many years. Along with this, NETZSCH has all the time been in a position to adapt to radical changes within the company world or within the market. Sometimes this additionally meant that we needed to drastically reposition ourselves,” says Paul Netzsch. After the Second World War, for instance, potato washing machines have been designed, and through the heyday of the porcelain industry, NETZSCH built complete factories for the ceramic industry. All of those developments in the end led to NETZSCH positioning itself very efficiently available within the market with its “Analyzing & Testing”, “Grinding & Dispersing” and “Pumps & Systems” enterprise models. “We wish to switch this historically grown adaptability into the longer term as nicely,” explains Moritz Netzsch.
Success over generations
Looking back additionally has a private element. Especially when essential milestones in the company’s historical past could be attributed to Erich Netzsch (1903-1990) and Thomas Netzsch (1946-2010). Both managing administrators have shaped the company in their very own distinctive way and introduced it forward with groundbreaking decisions. The discovery and additional improvement of the Mohno pump under Erich Netzsch and the intensive internationalization under Thomas Netzsch are just two examples. The firm nonetheless benefits from these formative decisions today. After all, success at NETZSCH always has a cross-generational part. The similar applies to an understanding of values and quality that, for generations, has not solely centered on the company’s personal merchandise and prospects, but in addition on its workers. Thus, 25- and even 40-year anniversaries are nothing unusual at NETZSCH – even internationally. The common length of service of the worldwide workforce at NETZSCH is high at 10.6 years. At the German places, workers even stay employed for an average of 13 years.
CFO Jens Niessner is convinced: “You can really feel our NETZSCH spirit at each location. Our values, the economic success, the attitude for the workers – this pairing sparks an aura that makes us competitive even in locations where different firms with a excessive worldwide profile are situated.” The end result: Niessner repeatedly experiences deja vu during worker interviews everywhere in the world: “I usually meet workers, whether it’s in China, Brazil or Waldkraiburg, and understand in dialog: the son or daughter now also works for us. Our spirit isn’t solely inherited by the owner household, but additionally by our workforce.
“We drive industrial progress”
Meanwhile, the vision for the longer term is ready: in 2022, the corporate has launched a new technique for the three enterprise models. “We drive industrial progress to maintain a successful eco-system through generations” – the model new mission for the future reveals a strengthened will to form things at NETZSCH. Looking back offers courage, but above all it makes us want to sit up for the future. And this future should be characterized by innovation more than ever. Since 2019, for instance, workers have been involved in the improvement of futuristic concepts in NETZSCH’s personal innovation incubator NEDGEX and are all the time looking out for potential new business areas. In 2021, NEDGEX was honored by Infront Consulting and the enterprise magazine Capital as one of the best Digital Innovations Labs in Germany with the Digital Lab Award.
In its anniversary year, NETZSCH is planning extensive celebrations – together with in any respect main worldwide locations. The company will share the various facets of its historical past with its workforce, prospects and partners, as properly as involved members of the public, in a magazine and an anniversary weblog.
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For extra info contact:
Kristin Nugent
McNeil, Gray & Rice Inc.
( ความหมายของเครื่องวัดความดัน ) 367-0100, ext.148
Kristin.nugent@mgr1.com
About NETZSCH Pumps & Systems
NETZSCH Pumps & Systems has served markets worldwide for greater than 60 years, offering personalized, subtle options for functions in every trade kind. Experts in advanced fluid dealing with, NETZSCH supplies NEMO® progressing cavity pumps, TORNADO® rotary lobe pumps, and NOTOS® screw pumps, PERIPRO™ peristaltic pumps as nicely as N.Mac® twin shaft grinders, macerators, barrel emptying items, metering expertise and accessories. With a workforce of more than 2,200, NETZSCH Pumps & Systems is the largest business unit in the NETZSCH Group, with annual sales of greater than 380 million Euros.
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