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History

Learn more about the development of WESTFALIA Metal Hoses GmbH.

From manufacturer of decorative wall ceilings to a leading company in the development, production and supply of flexible metal hoses, gastight decoupling elements and complex routing systems.

1908
Westfalia GmbH – Factory for Wall Ceilings
1922
Nickelblechfabrik GmbH
1942
Bandeisenwalz- und Veredelungswerk, Metallschlauchfabrik Westfalia GmbH
1976
Westfalia Betriebsstätte Hilchenbach of Hille & Müller Group Düsseldorf
1990
Westfalia Metallformtechnik GmbH & Co. KG within Hille & Müller Group
1992
Acquisition of Westfalia Metallformtechnik by Heitkamp & Thumann, Düsseldorf (DE)
1996
Foundation of Westfalia Metal s.r.o. in Hustopece (CZ)
1997
Foundation of Westfalia, Inc., Sales office in Waterbury, CT (USA)
2003
Move and start of production of Westfalia Inc. to Bristol, CT (USA)
2005
Completion of new production facility in Hustopece (CZ)
2006
Foundation of Sales Office in Shanghai (CN)
2012
Production start at Westfalia in Shanghai (CN)
2019
Acquisition of Westfalia Metal Hoses by Hamaton Automotive Technology (CN)