Company portrait Held AG, Lotzwil

1969 Foundation oft he sole member company Markus Held & Co as a construction office in 4932 Lotzwil, BE.

1973 Following customer requests the production of devices and prototypes was promoted. Acquisition of the first processing machine.

1979 Conversion oft he collective partnership in a stock company.

1982 Debut into industrial automation sector with the development standardized automations and handling components.

1987 Removal into the new factory building located at the Kohlplatzstrasse 13, 4932 Lotzwil, BE. Reinforcement of activities regarding special machines and assembly machine’s sector

1988 Removal into the new office building with administration and construction.

1997 Certification in accordance to ISO 9001

2002 Debut into linear motor technology with the development of one additive modular handling program.

2004 Expansion oft he production area

2007 Martin Held took over the management oft he company

2010 Take over oft he company ECM Band-Endenschweissung

2013 Business handover to Martin Held


Number of staff 2014: 13 employees