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.
Foundation through Müller & Weigert OHG by Mr. Müller and Mr. Weigert
Acquisition by the international conglomerate ITT, New York
Foundation of GE Elektronik GmbH
Takeover of Elditest GmbH by GE
Elditest was a manufacturer of touch probes.
Takeover of Müller & Weigert GmbH by General Elektronik GmbH, Magdeburg
Acquisition of Neuberger Messgeräte GmbH, Munich Germany
Takeover of Bertram Messgeräte GmbH, Simbach
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.
Purchase of General Elektronik GmbH Magdeburg and GOSSEN Müller & Weigert ZN of GE by
Prof. Dr. h. c. Wolfgang Gilgen
The renaming of General Elektronik GmbH to Gilgen, Müller & Weigert ZN
Transfer of the company's registered office to Cadolzburg
Renamed to Gilgen, Müller & Weigert (GMW) GmbH & Co. KG