Our history began in 1923 and we continue to write it every day…

History

1923

Foundation of a mechanical workshop by Edmund Gressel in Aadorf (CH)

1933

First Workbench vice

1965

Introduction of the high pressure vice MHS

1970/1973

New administration- and manufacturing building

1983

Introduction of the drilling machine vices ecopos

1986

Introduction of the workbench vices AX

1991

Introduction of the machine vices gripos

1996

Introduction of the machine vices grefors

1997

Introduction of the double, single and centric vices duogrip

1998

Introduction of the zero point clamping system zeropos

2000

Introduction of the tombstone duogrip 8V

2001

Introduction of the clamping device integrated in palette duogrip 100-IP

2002

Reorganisation of GRESSEL AG and SERTO AG

2003

Introduction of the single and multiple clamping devices multigrip

2004

Introduction of the machine vice with tension rod principlegripos gripos II

2005

Introduction of the machine vices with high support jaws gripos-5A

2006

Introduction of the centric- and single vices centros

2007

Introduction of the centric vices - centrinos / Takeover of SERTO AG by the management

2008

Introduction of the multiple clamping devices easygrip / new building producition hall GRESSEL AG

2009

Introduction of the workpiece storage P60 / Introduction of the tombstones / Introduction of the single vice for small workpieces solinos

2010

Introduction of the 5-axis force clamping device grepos-5X / Introduction of the mechanical zero point clamping systemgredoc gredoc round / Introduction of the workpiece storage P8 + P10 / Renovation producition hall / 1st edition of the GRESSEL general

2011

Introduction of the mechanical zero point clamping system gredoc rectangular / Redesign website GRESSEL AG

2012

Introduction of the single vice for small workpieces solinos 40 + solinos 100

2013

90 years GRESSEL AG / Introduction of the centric vice for small workpieces C1 / Introduction of the BFM FeedMaster System GRESSEL

2014

Introduction of the centric vices C2 / Since mid-2014 the GRESSEL AG belongs to SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG from Lauffen/Neckar. The family-owned company SCHUNK is a competence leader for gripping systems and clamping technology and more than 3,500 employees wo

2015

Extension of the construction kit centric vices C2 / addition of the mechanical zero point clamping systems gredoc

2016

Introduction of the single vice S2

2017

Introduction of the Double vice D2 / Introduction of the 5-axis force clamping device grepos-5X-C / addition of the construction kit D2

2018

Introduction of the construction kit D2 + C2 / addition gredoc / addition tombstones

2019

Introduction of the 5-axis force clamping device grepos-5X-C-S / Introduction of the C2 / Introduction of the clamping modules

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