History

1996
Foundation of Sinterstahl Asturias (SSA)

Installation and start of production of LINE 1

First delivery to Sinterstahl Füssen

1997
Certification according ISO 9000

Installation and start of production of LINE 2

Formal Sinterstahl Asturias S.A. Inauguration

1998
Installation and start of production of LINE 3
1999
Certification according to QS 9000/VDA 6.1

Installation and start of production of LINE 4

Beginning of direct deliveries

2000
"ASTURIAS QUALITY AWARD"
2001
Certification according ISO/TS 16949:1999
2002
Environmental Certification according to ISO 14001
2003
Product Engineering & Technical office competence

Announcement of decision to double Sinterstahl Asturias

Certification according to ISO/TS 16949:2002

2004
Installation and start of production of LINE 5

The Supervisory Board of PLANSEE Holding A.G. visits SSA

Formal Sinterstahl Asturias S.A. enlargement Inauguration

"ASTURIAS TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPEMENT AWARD"

2007
Extended concept of "Focus Factory"
2010
2011
December 15th, 2011, VVG acquires the PMG Group

VVG press release (PDF, 16.1KB, English)

2012
2013
2014
2015