Prof. Dr. h. c. Wolfgang Gilgen

Successful from the beginning

GMW is part of a successful alliance. With a large product spectrum and considerable production capacities, the company network is taking a strong position in the meter market. Some important events and developments have led us to where we stand today.

1950

Foundation through Müller & Weigert OHG by Mr. Müller and Mr. Weigert

1972

Acquisition by the international conglomerate ITT, New York

1990

Foundation of GE Elektronik GmbH

1993

Takeover of Elditest GmbH by GE
Elditest was a manufacturer of touch probes.

1994

Takeover of Müller & Weigert GmbH by General Elektronik GmbH, Magdeburg

1996

Acquisition of Neuberger Messgeräte GmbH, Munich Germany

1998

Takeover of Bertram Messgeräte GmbH, Simbach

2001

Takeover of business unit of GOSSEN Metrawatt GmbH
With the intention the company, which is now GMW, takes over the production plant for rotary winding and rotary iron indicators in Blansko, Czech Republic.

2012

Purchase of General Elektronik GmbH Magdeburg and GOSSEN Müller & Weigert ZN of GE by
Prof. Dr. h. c. Wolfgang Gilgen

2013

The renaming of General Elektronik GmbH to Gilgen, Müller & Weigert ZN
Transfer of the company's registered office to Cadolzburg

2015

Renamed to Gilgen, Müller & Weigert (GMW) GmbH & Co. KG

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