MaTEC Gummiwerk Gmbh

Half a century – Precision and Quality from Caputh

1950

Foundation of a vulcanisation workshop

1958

Merger of several handicraft businesses into a cooperative

1972

Conversion of the cooperative into the “VEB Vulkanisieurwerk Caputh” nationally owned enterprise

1990

Former cooperative members apply for restitution; a tough fight begins with the Treuhandanstalt (trust agency) for the re-privatisation of the enterprise

1990

Foundation of Gummiwerk Caputh eG

1993

Successful conclusion of the trust negotiations with reassignment of the company; Takeover of two companies in the rubber trade in Berlin

2000

Foundation of MaTec Gummiwerk GmbH