Milestones

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1974
Foundation
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1997
Market launch Deskcoater
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1997
Innovations-Award (exhibition Techtextil)
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2000
First Coatema Symposium
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2001
New company site with a centre for research and development onsite
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2001
Certified by trade and industry association in the sector of research and innovation
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2003
Patent "Doublesided coating system"
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2003
Patent "Indirect Knife system"
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2003
Publishing of "Coating Substrates and Textiles" by A. Giessmann, Springer Verlag, Germany
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2004
Certified by trade and industry association in the sector of recent developments and innovation
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2005
Innovations-Award (exhibition Techtextil)
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2006
New company site, expansion to 10.000qm
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2006
Patent "Jetdryer"
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2007
Click&Coat registred as Trademark
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2007
Opening R&D Centre (Research & Developmennt Centre for Coating, Printing and Laminating) housed in an area of 1,200 square meters (f.l.t.r.: Herbert Giessmann, Dr. Jens Baganz, Heinz Hilgers, Dr. Andreas Giessmann)
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2008
Market launch Easycoater
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2010
Market launch Smartcoater
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2010
Winner of the JEC Innovation award
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2010
11th Coatema symposium (annually since 2000)
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2011
IDTechEx award "Technical Development: Manufacturing Europe"
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2011
IDTechEx award "Technical Development: Manufacturing USA"
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2012
Opening "PrintoCent Pilot Factory" with a Coatema pilot plant for OPV
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2013
New corporate design
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2013
Market launch Thin Film Coater / Printer
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2014
market launch Test Solution
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2014
Certified by trade and industry association in the sector of research and innovation
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2018 – KROENERT and Coatema Under One Umbrella Company

Hamburg/Dormagen, August 29, 2018 – Hamburg-based ATH Altonaer-Technologie-Holding GmbH – owner of KROENERT GmbH & Co KG – and Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH, have announced that they have signed an agreement under which ATH will take over all shares of Coatema.
(left to right: Detlev Dieke, Markus Schröder, Dr. Andreas Giessmann, Dr. Tarik Vardag, Burkhard Meyer, Thomas Kolbusch, Dr. Valentino Villari)