For more than 60 years we have been growing together with our customers, continuously developing to ensure ongoing improvement to our services. Thanks to the consistent expansion of our company structure, our service portfolio and our product range, we have become one of the leading distributors of machine tools in Switzerland.
| Foundation of the Josef Binkert company as a sole proprietorship based in Bahnhofstrasse near Paradeplatz square in Zurich, exclusive representative for Liebherr Verzahntechnik GmbH.
| Takeover of sole distribution rights for The Colchester Lathe Co.
, now a 600 Group PLC with the brands Colchester
| Conversion of the sole proprietorship to joint-stock corporation Josef Binkert AG. Josef Binkert is elected president of the VSMWH, the association of Swiss machine and tool distributors.
| First CNC controllers with programme memory and editing functions launched.
| MORI SEIKI
appoints Josef Binkert AG as its exclusive representative.
| Josef Binkert AG presents the first CNC lathe from MORI SEIKI
with a Fanuc 5T controller at the FAWEM machine tools and tools trade fair in Basel.
| On the occasion of the 25th anniversary, visit to all Japanese suppliers together with the sales departments and product managers.
| First use of controllers with screens and automatic tool radius compensation, including those with Fanuc 6T controllers in MORI SEIKI