1926Formation of the engineering factory C.&W. Berges in Marienheide (NRW)
1940Broadening of the product range with stepless-mechanical drive systems
1947Exhibitor at the first Hannover Fair
1949Patent 922979: Drive units for V-belts
1970Foundation of Berges Italiana GmbH in Naturns (South Tirol)
1972Rebranding from Maschinenfabrik C.&W. Berges to Berges Antriebstechnik GmbH
1982Moving into new business premises in “Industrial Area Rodt” in Marienheide
1989Rebranding from Berges Antriebstechnik GmbH to Berges Antriebstechnik GmbH & Co. KG
1997Focusing on the core business: mechanical drive technology
2003Acquisition of the product segment "asymmetrical pulley drives" from Becker Antriebe GmbH
2004Certification of the variable speed units according to ATEX standards
2009Modernisation of the machine park in Marienheide
2010Start of the parts production for customers related to the field of drive technology
2018Business takeover of Berges Italiana GmbH by Berges Mechanics GmbH
2021Business takeover of Berges Antriebstechnik GmbH & Co. KG by Berges Mechanics GmbH
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