Since 1985, the former ‘M&C Products Analysentechnik GmbH’ company has developed in to a German-based, medium-sized, owner-managed group of companies with locations worldwide. By expanding, especially into the international market, and adding more versatile businesses to its core competencies, the M&C TechGroup has changed a great deal over the years.
1985: M&C Products Analysetechnik GmbH’ is founded in Ratingen, Germany, by four shareholders as a spin-off company of a business competitor. The initial start-up capital is 100,000.00 German Marks.
1986: Opening of the second German location in Aach (Lake Constance). The real estate property in Aach is owned by the shareholders.
1988: Move to a larger facility in Ratingen
1993: M&C moves to a new company-owned property in Ratingen. This facility accommodates the administration, product R&D, product manufacturing and service. Till today, this is still the company’s headquarter.
1994: Founding of the first foreign subsidiary in the USA, in Ventura, California.
1994: First certification according to the DIN EN ISO 9001standard. Up to now, we have received many more national and international certifications and accreditations.
1995: Opening of the first subsidiary in Europe: Saint Priest, Lyon, France.
1998: M&C opens a representation and sales office in Shanghai, China.
2006: Due to the retirement of the M&C founders, the company is sold to the current sole shareholder. The share capital is increased to 1,000,000.00 Euro.
2006: The company group is renamed to its current corporate name: M&C TechGroup Germany GmbH.
2007: M&C increases its international business activities worldwide and especially in Europe.
2008: Acquisition of a supply company specialised in mechanical manufacturing. This company joins the M&C group as M&C TechGroup MechParts GmbH.
2009: M&C converts the representation and sales office in Shanghai to a full operational subsidiary.
2010: Opening of a second site in the USA, in Reno, Nevada. This new R&D division develops and manufactures products specially designed for the US market.
2011: M&C focuses on maintenance and positioning of the corporate M&C brand. As part of a ‘branding’ project M&C implements measures regarding corporate structure, corporate behaviour, corporate design and product design.
2012: Founding of ‘M&C TechGroup Sales Services GmbH’ to incorporate all international sales employees in Europe.
M&C founds the ‘M&C TechGroup Real Estate GmbH’ to incorporate, manage and maintain all international real estate properties owned by the M&C group.
The main customs office in Düsseldorf awards M&C with the ‘Authorized Economic Operator (F)’ certification.
The German Federal Aviation Authority (LBA) grants M&C the certificate as a ‘Known consignor’ (KC).
2014: Founding of a liaison office in Pune, India.
M&C doubles the area of the second German production site with a new construction in Aach (Lake Constance).