会社沿革

1934

Company founding in Koblenz, development and production of hydropneumatic devices.

STABILISATOR: first product for improving the road handling of automobiles and also the product that gave the company its name.

1938

Direct marketing to vehicle owners 

1942

Introduction of business idea system

1946

Repeat shock absorber production

1948

Steering dampers in series production

1953

Use of semi-automatic machines

1956

New customers Daimler Benz and VW

1959

Development of the telescoping damper

1960

Telescoping dampers reaches series maturity

1961

First computer use with IBM

1962

First gas springs produced in series (LIFT-O-MAT)

1965

First locking gas springs produced in series (BLOC-O-LIFT)

1970

Extensive Expansion of production

1972

Production start up in USA

1972

First locking gas spring gor height adjustment in swivel chairs produced in series (STAB-O-MAT, STAB-O-BLOC)

1981

Production start up Spain plant

1985

Production start up Australia plant

1988

Production start up England plant

1994

Production start up Mexico and Italy plant

1997

Production start up Brazil plant

1999

One Billion gas spring produced

2000

Production start up New Zealand plant

2001

First stepless door positioning system DORSTOP in series

2002

Automatical flap opening and closing system STAB-O-FOCS in series

2003

Production start up Korea plant

2005

Production start up China and Romania plant

2008

Product range extension by actuators for industrial applications, Stabilus Powerise

2009

Production start up POWERISE automotive in Mexico

2011

Production start up POWERISE automotive in Romania

2014

Succesful IPO Stabilus S.A.