HISTORIE

FOUNDING OF THE COMPANY IN MUNICH

1969

FIRST PIPE TESTER

First pipe tester and end closures made from aluminum Models: PR 903 / 904

1970

RELOCATION

Company relocates to Schulstrasse, Todtenweis. Conversion of old canning factory into an engineering and manufacturing facility.

1975

DEMOLITION AND RECONSTRUCTION

Contruction of new premises including penthouse apartment

1984

TEMPERATURE CYCLING

First temperature cycling test unit Model: 1336

1985

FIRST TRADE FAIRS

1986

IPT DATALOGGING®

Creation of IPT DataLogging®

1992

FIRST DESIGN AWARD

1994

AIRLESS TEST UNIT

Development of the airless test unit

1995

FOUNDATION OF IPT SERVICE GMBH

1997

TEMPERATURE CYCLING AND NEW ISO-CERTIFICATION

First temperature cycling test unit
Model: 1636

Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001:1994

2000

DEATH OF COMPANY FOUNDER FRIEDRICH SOMMER

Management handed to Dirk Sommer 

2001

FALLING WEIGHT TESTER

First falling weight tester
Model: 1621

2002

FIRST AIRLESS BASIC

First airless basic
Model: 1670

2004

RETIREMENT OF COMPANY FOUNDER ROBERT MACHACZEK AND COOPERATION WITH SKZ

Retirement of company founder Robert Machaczek

In cooperation with SKZ: new facility for testing chlorine resistance of plastics

2005

PRODUCTION HALL RENOVATED

Production hall given new roof

2007 / 08

RELAUNCH OF THE AIRLESS

New airless technology and new design
Model: 1720

2008

DEATH OF DIRK SOMMER

Management handed to Sven Sommer

2009

QUIX AND TOP RATING

New generation quix end closures

Return of Service GmbH to the parent company, and IPT receives top rating from banks for the first time

2010

AMADOU BA

Amadou Ba appointed to management

2011

FNCT-TESTERS

First FNCT-Testers
Model: 1719

2013

POINT LOAD TESTER

First point load tester
Model: 1775

2014

METHYLENE CHLORIDE TESTER

First methylene chloride tester
Model: 1800

2017

RENOVATION

Renovation of the north and west facades, the development and service department offices, the sales office and washrooms

2018