Time-Line

1988

 

 

  

Christian Beer founded Heron Sondermaschinenbau GmbH. Original core business of today's parent company: development and design of assembly lines. Today Heron is the service provider for the subsidiaries and is responsible for accounting, Human Resources and product development.

1994

 

 

 

Founding of Robotunits GmbH and the launch of the Robotunits modular automation system. Robotunits won the "Innovation Award of the Vorarlberg Economy" for the development of the modular automation system.

1999

Founding of Heron CNC Technik GmbH.

2001 

Founding of Robotunits Inc. - USA

2004 

Founding of Robotunits Pty Ltd. - Australia

2005

 

Founding of Robotunits UK Limited – United Kingdom

Founding of Robotunits Italia S.r.l. - Italy

2006 

Founding of Servus Robotics GmbH.
2007

New building for the company headquarters "Heron Idea Factory" in Dornbirn

2008 

 

 

Opening of the “Heron Idea Factory” providing the Heron subsidiaries Robotunits, Servus Robotics, Heron CNC-Technik and Vecon with ideal conditions on a usable floor space of 6000 m².

2008 Founding of Vecon GmbH.
2011 Founding of Servus Intralogistics GmbH.

 
 
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