Chronology

1949Siegfried F. Tandler establishes a gear manufacturing company in the Doventorsdeich in Bremen. Here, amongst many types of geared components, the employees produce differential gears for the automotive industry in Bremen.
1968TANDLER launch their first gearbox range and present it at the Hanover Fair.
1971The second plant is inaugurated in the Kornstraße in Bremen. In this plant, mainly gearboxes are manufactured. Since then the factory has been expanded to provide approximately 10.000 square meters of production area.
1973TANDLER introduced newly developed speed modulation gearboxes into the market.
1977Kutz und Schulze in Hamburg, manufacturer of gears and owner of their own heat treatment plant, is bought.
1982The son, Gert Siegfried Tandler officially joins the company.
1984First international agency outside Europe opened in the United States. This was followed by Australia, South Africa, Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Thailand and Brazil.
1987Installation of the first electronic data processing system.
1989Reorganization of both companies to GmbH & Co. KG .
1993The son, Gert Siegfried Tandler becomes executive director. The TANDLER heat treatment plant becomes a separate company, Härterei Tandler GmbH & Co. KG, Bremen, with its headquarters in the Kornstraße.
1999New bulding for Härterei TANDLER GmbH & Co. KG, 50-year celebration.
26. Dezember 2000The company’s founder and senior partner passes away at the age of 86. His son Gert remains exclusive managing director.
2001At the Hanover Fair, TANDLER present a new gearbox range called ServoFoxx®. This range combines the proven elements of TANDLER gearboexes with planetary gearboxes.
April 2004First Participation in ‘Techno Classica 2004, Essen in Germany. Relaunch of TANDLER gears for the autmotive industry: gears for historic vehicles.
June 2004Completion of the amalgamation of the two Bremen plants in the Kornstraße.
2005Introduction of the “FELIOS” production planning and control system.
2007/2008Updating of the office and factory buildings completed.
Juni 200960th anniversary of the company.
2011New planetary gearboxes series “P” launched.
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