ENTERPRISE - History of development
1977 Urban Maschinen- und Werkzeugbau was founded by Horst Urban. Production started with 10 employees in rented premises on Bandelstraße in Herford, Germany.
1979 The current plot on Kiebitzstraße in Herford was acquired.
1981 New production hall and office building spanning 1500 m&sub2;.
1984 A 400 m&sub2; assembly hall is added.
1985 A 700 m&sub2; assembly hall is added.
1991 The office building is expanded.
1992 A state-of-the-art paint shop is added.
2002 25th anniversary of Urban GmbH Maschinen- und Werkzeugbau.
2006 A 700 m² storage and assembly hall is added.
Looking back from the start of 2017, Urban GmbH boasts 40 years of experience.
Katrin Urban, daughter of the company founder, has since joined the company management. The Urban GmbH, Maschinen- und Werkzeugbau production areas have grown to a total of 4000 m².
Success is no accident. It is the result of innovation, high quality and the ability to set oneself apart in a highly competitive market with functioning concepts for the future. At Urban GmbH Maschinen- und Werkzeugbau, a 50-strong team stands ready to successfully turn customer requests into reality.