ZIRA is one of the first companies to relocate to the Merbach business park. Due to the expansion of the machine park and deepening of the product portfolio, it is now possible to manufacture all metric and imperial types of threads with 10 employees.
The company is registered in the commercial register under the name ZIRA Erwin Zimmermann.
The handover will be made to the longtime employee Bernd Schreiner. At the same time ZIRA focuses on the production of individual special tools according to drawing or customer request.
Expansion of the standard product portfolio to 6000 articles.
Further specialization by taking up a comprehensive thread repair program.
Handing over to Mr Tobias van Hasselt who will successfully lead the company into the next generation with his many years of experience in the field of precision tools.
Expansion of export share from 10% to 50%
Successful digitization of the custom-made production process in order to manufacture special tools more flexibly and faster according to customer requirements.
New location in Wuppertal with doubling of logistics capacities.
The continuation of the brand PEDO (formerly Petermann & Dorr GmbH & Co.KG) with expansion of competence in the field of thread cutting tools.