History

1365

Foundation

1665

First chill casting

1832

First calender roll

1835

First calender roll for paper industry

1855

Golden medal at the Paris World Fair for calender rolls

1992

Use of highly heated calender rolls

2008

Development and introduction of the CDI-Chilled Ductile Iron for high performance rolls

2019

Frank Günther and Wolf Waschkuhn takes over the SHW HPCT plant in Königsbronn

Flammofen Museum

Flame Furnace

Visit after telephone registration

Mrs Widmann

Tel.: +49 7328 83-111

Old foundry Königsbronn: Wooden slewing crane from the 19th century with trolley, carrying capacity 100 quintals.