Formation of the company Inkutec by Klaus Gatermann and partner with the objective of producing innovative products made from synthetic material. The initial products were canopies for excavators and interior parts for the aircraft industry.
Start in the medical-technology field with disinfection troughs for physicians in private practice.
Co-initiator of the first-time fabrication of plates from PPSU material.
First storage containers for endoscopes made from PPSU
Transfer of the production in-house at an increasing rate. Important milestones were the building of an own tool shop and a screen printing department as well as the acquisition of a water jet cutting machine.
After the move to a new location in the same community, enlargement of the production space and considerable expansion of the machine park. Implementation of a 3D-CAD/CAM system.
First international business relationships in Europe and South America.
Splitting of Inkutec into the two business divisions Medicine Technology and Aircraft.
Formation of an own metal construction department.
Acquisition of a new machine tool.
Complete separation of the companies Inkutec GmbH and Inkutec Aircraft.
Triplication of the production capacity in the metal construction department and further expansion of the machine park.
Inkutec wins the Red Dot Design Award 2011.
Inkutec wins the IF 2012 award.
Oliver Zumbeel becomes Managing Director of Inkutec in addition to Klaus Gatermann.
The water-jet-cutting capacity is expanded further.
At the beginning of this year Inkutec becomes certified according to EN ISO 13485:2012 + AC:2012 | ISO 9001:2008.
At the beginning of this year Inkutec becomes certified according to EN ISO 13485:2012 + AC:2012 | ISO 9001:2008. In December 2014 Inkutec had the first succesful inspection by the FDA.
In the synthetic-material processing area the capacity is expanded further by a new CNC milling machine. More precision and speed.
In the metal construction area the machine park is expanded by the acquisition of an additional one of each punch/laser combination machine, bending press and grinding machine thereby guaranteeing failure safety and safeguarding capacity.
Mrs. Judith Gauck will be CEO beside Klaus Gatermann. Furthermore Mrs. Melanie Moll, Mrs. Carolin Schröder and Mr. Stefan Kunze will receive power of attorney.