A quote from Gunther Schwank “gas infrared heating systems will revolutionise heating technology globally”
 

History


1933

Günther Schwank founded the Schwank company in Fegersheim, France.


1938

Günther Schwank invents and patents the world’s first luminous gas-fired infrared heater


1951

Start of the series production in Hamburg, Germany


1970

Bernd Schwank joins the company; foundation of the first overseas subsidiaries including England, Canada, the Netherlands and France.


1981

Foundation of subsidiary in Waynesboro, Georgia

 

1988

Ahead of time: implementation of the first hybrid installation with the heat recovery systems


1995

Joint-venture with the Russian Gazprom in Tyumen, Russia


2004

Schwank takes on its third generation - Oliver Schwank joins the group


2005

Foundation of the 12th subsidiary Schwank Romania


2008

Company’s 75th Anniversary


2009

Two millionth devices sold; foundation of Schwank Ukraine

Handelsblatt Newspaper: Schwank is named amongst Germany's Top 100 companies


2010

Grand opening of the new Innovation Centre for infrared systems and new technologies

 

2012

Record turnover and acquisition of remaining 51% shares of Russian SibSchwank from Gazprom

Receipt of the “Unternehmerpreis” [Entrepreneur Prize] 2012: 1st Place

 

2013

Schwank is awarded with the “Industriepreis 2013” [Industry Award 2013] for exceptional product sustainability


  • Early Schwank facility
  • Schwank’s Hamburg production plant
  • Oliver Schwank joins the group
  • Schwank named one of Germany’s top 100 companies.
  • Schwank wins award for exceptional product sustainability

 

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