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50 years -
the original from Pforzheim-Würm

What started as a manufacture in the basement of the family residence, is now a world leading, medium-sized family-owned company with a long-standing and extensive experience in the field of micro precision.

 

Erection and expansion own overseas locations:

2022 - Founding and opening of the sales company Microtherm North America Inc. in Greenville, USA.

2020 - Takeover of the business operations of Microtherm GmbH by the Prettl Group into Microtherm Sentronic GmbH including the takeover of the worldwide production companies of the Microtherm Group.

2018 - Start of production of temperature switches at the Microtherm India Private Limited site in Pune, India.

2016 – Move of the Microtherm CZ s.r.o. into a company-owned production building

2012 – Founding and opening of the production company Microtherm Electronic Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China.

2009 - Founding of Microtherm India Private Limited in Pune, India, as a sales company.

2008 - Founding of Microtherm GmbH Shanghai Rep. Office in Shanghai, China. Subsequent conversion into Microtherm Electronic Trade (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. in 2012.

2006 - Founding of Microtherm India (Liaison Office) in Mumbai, India.

2004 - Occupation of the new production facilities of Triumph Fortune International Ltd. in Dongguan and WingFu, China.

2002 - Founding of Microtherm CZ s.r.o. in Police nad Metují, Czech Republic. Production of thermo-regulators.

2001 - Founding of Microtherm GmbH Sede Italiana in Milan, Italy, as a subsidiary to conduct sales activities in Italy.

2000 - Expansion of the production floor space at Canadian Thermostats and Control Devices Ltd. in Montreal, Canada.

1998 - Founding of Microtherm do Brasil Ltda. in Sao Paulo, Brazil, as a sales Company.

Expansion of the business activities:

1996 - Acquisition of the company Heinrich Vogt, Pforzheim. Suppliers of the jewellery industry; later merged with Microtherm GmbH.

1992 - Founding of the joint venture Triumph Fortune International Ltd. (TFIL) in Hongkong, China. Manufacturing in China and Sales in Southeast Asia.

1988 - Founding of MIC-AIR GmbH at the Pforzheim location. Aircraft and flight rental.

1980 - Acquisition of the distribution company Panta. Sales of digital, analogue display devices and protective motor switches, and power plug-in connectors.

1978 - Founding of Canadian Thermostats and Control Devices Ltd. (Cantherm) in Montreal, Canada. Production of Moxie semiconductors and sale of the German products in North America.

Founding and development:

1971 - Start of the development of a worldwide network of representatives.

1967 - Kick-off for the construction of an own production building in Pforzheim-Würm, and the addition of an administrative building in 1978.

1965 - Founding of Microtherm GmbH at the Pforzheim location. Production of the first temperature sensor on rented premises.