History

Die neue Verwaltung
Member of EHEDG

2018

Website Relaunch – From the initial idea to a successful implementation

2017

New drive concepts for industry and electric vehicles

2015

Extensive progress in technology was made during this year.

2014

Savings of approx. 380 t  CO2-emission were achieved through optimized energy input

2012

Start of the composite project BMBF 'ESKAM' (Electrically SKalable Axial drive Module). This project is sponsored by the BMBF

2011

Member of the Global Compacts of the United Nations

2010

Closing of the production plant in Poland

2008

Foundation of the company Groschopp Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH, Viersen (Groschopp Sales Company mbH)

2006

Foundation of the company Ningbo Geluoshi Sai Nuo in China for servicing international customers, sourcing of material and production

2002

Foundation of the company Groschopp SARL, Paris /France

2001

Relocation of Berkmanns Antriebe to Wegberg; start of automated production processes

2000

Groschopp becomes 'AG' and trades under the name Groschopp AG -Drives & More- Foundation of the company Groschopp B.V., Sliedrecht /Netherlands

1999

Closing of the production plant in Ireland

1997

Foundation of the company ELGRO Sp.zo.o, in Szczecin, Poland

1994

Foundation of the company Berkmanns Antriebe GmbH in Schwalmtal as a production site for small batch series and special types

1986

Extension of office space

1980

Extension of production space

1969

Foundation of a production plant in Galway, Ireland

1967

Takeover of the company Bresges Elektromotoren GmbH, Mönchengladbach-Rheydt

1954

Relocation of head office to Viersen

1948

Restart by foundation of the company EMW Elektro-Motoren-Feinbauwerk Groschopp & Co. GmbH, Mönchengladbach-Rheydt

1922

Start of production of electric motors by the company Alfred Oemig in Hartha, Saxony