Tradition is a commitment to innovate
Februar 1, 1946: Incorporation of Ballerstaedt & CO. in Kiel | Schleswig-Holstein. The founder were Engelbert Rohwedder, Heinz Lützenkirchen, Helmut Galster and Günther Ballerstaedt.
Relocation to Rastatt, Baden
October 1, 1956 | Relocation to Rastatt, Baden in the new corporate headquarters.
1960 | Beginning of the POLYMAT Programme: Aluminium seals (ASV) and sealing devices.
Growth through extension
1965 | Extension of the existing production facilities and office space.
1987 | André Rohwedder and Harald Ballerstaedt assume the positions as executive associates from their fathers, the original associates resign.
New construction of further halls
1989 | New construction of an additional production hall and warehouse.
1999 | Acquisition of adjacent real estate with an area of 7,200 sqm; the building is completely renovated and redesigned.
2001 | Relocation into the new company building. 900 sqm for offices and more than 2,500 sqm for production and warehousing are now available.
2002 | Certification according to ISO 9001:2000 and Hygiene Certificate HAACP, annual re-certification since.
2003 / 04 | Extensive investments in state of the art cutting and unching system to increase capacities.
60 years of company heritage
2006 | Management and staff celebrate 60 years of a successful Ballerstaedt history.
2008 | Acquisition of additional heavy duty punching machines
2009 | further certification according to ISO 14001:2004, annual re-certification since
2010 | Acqisition of additional cutting machinery
2014 | Acquisition of an innovative digital printing press.
70 years Ballerstaedt
2016 | Ballerstaedt is a long-established company. On 01 February 2016 we celebrated 70th anniversary.