Josef MARTIN GmbH in Braz, Vorarlberg is one of the largest manufacturers of excavator attachments in Austria and has stood for reliable quality in the metal sector since 1961.
Focus on MARTIN core competencies, development of sales and industrial production of: MARTIN excavator attachment technology (patented MARTIN Quick Coupling, excavator buckets); MARTIN Multi-Coupling range (patented MARTIN Multi-Coupling system in the high-pressure range)
Start of development of the MARTIN Multi-Coupling for connecting several hydraulic lines for attachments in the high-pressure range and with high flow rates.
Up to this year, more than 140 apprentices have been successfully trained at MARTIN. Formation of excavator attachment business. Expansion of development and sales.
Dietmar and Elmar MARTIN take over the management. International markets are developed.
Expansion of production in the areas of machine tools and steel construction. Exports continuously increased by expanding the in-house sales department.
Expansion of the premises for steel construction and management, acquisition of the first CNC machines for turning, milling and grinding. Entry into job order production for customers such as HILTI Befestigungstechnik.
MARTIN establishes itself as a recognised steel hall builder.
Founded by Josef MARTIN. Originally established as a locksmith and wainwright business with a small turning shop. Training of the first apprentice.