History

Timeline

1939

1939

Stohler & Fischer AG is founded in Inkwil, Switzerland.

1943

1943

Production of grinding spindles and sales is moved to Herzogenbuchsee, Switzerland.

1953

1953

Relocation to a new building at the current headquarters in Oberönz, Switzerland.

1957 and 1961

1957 and 1961

Extension of the company headquarters in Herzogenbuchsee.

1976

1976

With Roland Fischer, the second generation takes over the company.

1997

1997

The subsidiary Fischer USA Spindle Technologies, Inc. is founded in New Brighton, Minnesota, USA.

2001

2001

The subsidiary Fischer Europe Service S.A.R.L. is founded in Peillonnex, France.

2002

2002

Certified according to ISO 9001:2000, the process-oriented management information system.

2003

2003

Takeover of Fortuna-Werke and founding of the subsidiary FISCHER FORTUNA GmbH in Weil der Stadt, Germany.

2005

2005

The subsidiary FISCHER SHANGHAI Spindle Technologies, Inc. is founded in China.

2005

2005

Takeover of Evotech AG and change of the company name to FISCHER Engineering Solutions AG, Switzerland.

2006

2006

Takeover of The Precise Corporation, USA, and Precise Präzisionsspindeln GmbH, Germany.

2009

2009

The holding company FISCHER Spindle Group AG is founded at the headquarters in Herzogenbuchsee.

2009

2009

PRECISE Technologies GmbH is founded.

2010

2010

The service company FISCHER Spindle Technology is founded in Novosibirsk, Russia.

2014

2014

New Appearance - Proven Quality

The Company operates under the new name FISCHER Spindle Group AG. Its apperance is modernized for its 75th anniversary.   

2016

2016

Integration of FISCHER FORTUNA into FISCHER AG.