1870: Building of the Hoffmann Ring kiln established ceramic production in Bad Essen -- Wehrendorf.
1965: Decision to concentrate clinker tile production on 16mm and greater thickness tiles laid the foundation for today's success and the prevalence of our tiles worldwide.
2001: Building of the stoneware factory in 2001 and our first roller kiln further
2005: Building of the second roller kiln
2009: Diversification of our product line: the whole new product line called dekortec®. This new line combines functionality with aesthetics in a broad range of attractive designs.