MS INDUSTRIE AG: HISTORY
MS INDUSTRIE AG: HISTORY
MS INDUSTRIE AG: HISTORY

Looking Back

Since its foundation in 1991, the MS Industrie AG has developed into a successful business group. The acquisition of today's MS Spaichingen GmbH and its subsidiary MS Industries Inc. in 2008 marked an important milestone here.

1991 

GCI - Society for Consulting & Implementation - is co-founded in Munich by Dr. Andreas Aufschnaiter.

2001 

GCI's shares are traded freely from now on at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

2007 

GCI acquires the Elektromotorenwerk in Grünhain-Beierfeld (Saxony) as part of a succession plan.

2008 

By acquiring today's MS Spaichingen GmbH and MS Industries Inc., GCI expands its range of activities within an industrial environment.

2008 

MS PowerTec GmbH is founded in Zittau, Saxony. Just two years later the site is expanded, due to the good order situation.

2010 

GCI changes its name suffix as an expression of an industrial realignment and focusing strategy.

2011 

The activities of today's MS Spaichingen GmbH are organized in the business divisions "Engine Technology" and "Welding Technology".

2012 

A second name change of GCI results in the contemporary name MS Industrie AG.

2012 

The Maschinenfabrik Spaichingen is renamed and is now called MS Spaichingen GmbH.

2013 

MS Industries Inc. moves within Michigan, USA – from Fowlerville to Webberville.

2014 

MS "Welding Technology" and MS "Engine Technology" become "MS Ultrasonic Technology Group" and "MS Powertrain Technology Group".

2015 

The division Powertrain Technology Group of MS Spaichingen GmbH changes its location to neighboring Trossingen/Schura. A new era begins.