For our company, export business becomes the major source of revenue.Gradually the first international subsidiaries are established.A new international subsidiary is established in France.1963 International subsidiaries open in Netherlands and UK.1966 Land is bought in Norderstedt.The start of the first construction phase of the plant paves the way for the future growth of our company.1967 Another international subsidiary opens in Denmark.We acquire the Boss Group, including long-standing Steinbock company in Moosburg, Bavaria.Our company undergoes comprehensive restructuring.1990 After merging the domestic companies, the company is transformed to a public limited company and floated on the stock exchange on 30 August.1991 The launch of DIS, the drive-In-system for deep stacking1992 New international subsidiaries founded in the Czech Republic and Hungary1993 In July, in a joint venture with Linde, Jungheinrich sets up an engine plant in Moravany/Brunn, Czech Republic.1994 We take over the British Boss group, including the long-standing Steinbock company in Bavaria.The first international sales subsidiary is established in Austria under the name Hermann F. With the reach truck Retrak a new fork lift truck category is developed.1958 To expand manufacturing capacity the new Hamburg-Wandsbek commences starts production.New international subsidiaries are established in Italy and Sweden.
Jungheinrich develops the necessary specialized equipment.1974 We launch our rental and used equipment business.1976 The first driverless transport systems are introduced into production.On 22 October Friedrich Jungheinrich registers the brand name Ameise (which means ant) at the patent office.1953 The forerunner of Jungheinrich AG, H. The first domestic branch office opens in Mülheim/Ruhr.In the 1950s and 1960s Germany and Hamburg enjoy the boom years of the so-called German economic miracle.The Steinbock company in Moosburg (now Jungheinrich Moosburg Gmb H) celebrates its 75th anniversary.
Wap Reinigungssysteme Gmb H & Co in Bellenberg is sold. Gallen awards Jungheinrich the Best Practice in After-sales Service award.1999 On 20 October we celebrate the 100th birthday of our company founder Dr Friedrich Jungheinrich.
After the passing away of our founder, we remain an independent family business owned by the shareholder families Lange and Wolf.