Historical development

1959
Company foundation by Mr Hugo Stock as one-man business and mechanical workshop, operated in his parents’ house in Kirchen-Freusburg

1964
Extended by a production hall for the expanded machine park including social room and office

1971
Company relocation to the newly developed “industrial area Freusburg” as industrial unit

1973
Co-partner Mr Gerhard Schneider joined the company and they started sheet metal working

1974
Change of the company name to H. STOCK oHG, extended by a storage building and a production hall and specialisation in steel interior design

1982
Change of the company name to H. Stock GmbH & Co. KG and organisation of the parent company Stock & Schneider GmbH as management company

1984
Expansion of the office building and extension by means of a further production hall as well as taking up the production of special components for air conditioning and ventilation technology

1988
Extended by a further production hall

1992
Extended by a further production hall

1997
Mr Hugo Stock left the company and Mr Ralf-Hartmut Schneider joined the company as co-partner and managing director

2000
Extended by a storage hall and manufacturing start of parapet heating systems for office and administration buildings

2001
Mr Karl-Heinz Weinbrenner joined the company as co-partner and managing director

2002
Manufacturing start of special air conditioners for office and administration buildings

2003
Manufacturing start of functional cabinets made of metal for different fields of application

2004
Mr Gerhard Schneider left the company, a further production and storage hall was built, a photovoltaic system was built and put into operation,
initial certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001

2007
Manufacturing start of panel cooling systems as non-standard design

2010
Manufacturing start of WTW air conditioning units for a controlled ventilation of living areas as well as special components for special and emergency vehicles

2012
Manufacturing start of components made of sheet steel for IT and security rooms

2014
First employment of apprentices to learn the profession “construction mechanics thin sheet construction”

2016
Extension of the company’s activities to the Middle East and the foundation of the on its own working sales-company “Stock ME” in Kuwait