THE RIGHT VALVES FOR SPECIAL APPLICATIONS
„Made in Germany“ since 1867
1867 OHL, the older of the two parent companies,
is founded in Limburg.
Foundation of the second parent company, Gutermuth, in Frankfurt.
The two companies combine their expertise and more than 100 years of experience in the industry to form OHL Gutermuth Industrial Valves GmbH in Altenstadt.
Graduate engineer Wolfgang Röhrig becomes managing director of OHL Gutermuth Industrial Valves GmbH. In the meantime, Wolfgang Röhrig is 100% managing partner of the company.
As an officially licensed partner of Gazprom, OHL Gutermuth opens an office in Moscow.
Construction of a new production hall with a crane capacity of 30 tons. The hall is used for the assembly and testing of large valves, including cryo and hot gas tests, and is 13 meters high.
The production capacity is expanded through the purchase of new turning-milling centers.
A new test stand for fittings with welding ends
is put into operation –
with a capacity up to 48 “2,500 #.
150th anniversary of the company.
Installation of the first innovative welding robots for armoring.
OHL Gutermuth becomes the most important supplier of special valves in the world’s fastest growing market, China.