CemeCon Company History

History

Important milestones in the development of CemeCon AG from 1986 to date


2016
CemeCon celebrates its 30th anniversary of its founding and founds CemeCon K.K. in Japan.

2015
At the beginning of 2015 CemeCon expands its service and technology center in Suzhou to a “Center of Excellence”. All engineering and manufacturing activities will be concentrated in that location.

2014
HYPERLOX®Plus, the smooth drill coating is presented at AMB in Stuttgart. CemeCon Inc. in USA expands its product range with diamonds coatings of the CCDia® series.

2013
In addition to the new PVD coating HARDLOX®, excellent for hard processing and processing of stainless steel and hard-to-machine materials the new CVD diamond coating CCDia®AeroSpeed® is presented: best suitable for the cutting of CFK; CFK/Al-stacks, CFK/ Ti-stacks.

2012
Inauguration of the new CemeCon measuring center in Wuerselen.

2011
25th anniversary of CemeCon AG.

2010
Presentation of HPN1 the first HiPIMS product produced in industrial scale. The first Powernitride.

2007
Foundation and construction of CemeCon s.r.o. in Ivančice Czech Republic.

2006
Introduction of the HiPIMS technology at CemeCon.

2005
Introduction of the Supernitrides SN² - second generation of Supernitrides.

2004
The Application Development Centre (ADC) was opened in the USA. Foundation of the Baoding Tianwei CemeCon Coating Technology Co., Ltd. in Suzhou, China.

2003
Foundation of the Baoding Tianwei CemeCon Coating Technology Co., Ltd. in Bejing.

2002
The CemeCon Supernitrides are presented.

2001
CemeCon becomes a incorporated company (AG).

1998
Incorporation of CemeCon Inc. in the USA.

1992
Presentation of crystalline diamond coating solution.

1990
Opening of the coating service centre in Aachen.

1989
Presentation of the coating material TiAIN.

1988
First TiAIN production on a CC800® prototype system, developed by CemeCon.

1986
Foundation of CemeCon by Dr.-Ing. Antonius Leyendecker in Aachen.