Wilhelm König opens a mechanics and metalworking shop. At the beginning, the company performed all kinds of repair work and produced planing machines for carpenters and coopers.
Wilhelm König starts as a supplier in hydraulics/oil hydraulics. Construction and expansion of production halls follow.
Company founder Wilhelm König hands over the management to his son Manfred König.
Doubling of employee count in the past decade to over 120 employees. Establishment of Main-Tauber Maschinenbau GmbH as an independent company for a proprietary product - the Königdorn® mandrel. Start of construction at the new location “Am Stammholz” in Bestenheid.
Establishment of Wilhelm König GmbH.
The Federal President awards the company a certificate of honour for exemplary performance in vocational training.
Main-Tauber-Maschinenbau GmbH is renamed König-mtm GmbH.
Wilhelm König GmbH and König-mtm GmbH start production at the common location "Am Stammholz".
Appointment of Horst König as the second managing director in the 3rd generation.
Certification pursuant to DIN EN ISO 9001 and 14001.
Fusion of the manufacturing companies Wilhelm König GmbH and König-mtm GmbH into Wilhelm König Maschinenbau GmbH. Spin-off of König-mtm GmbH, clamping technology as a distribution company for the Königdorn® products.
Wilhelm König Maschinenbau GmbH delivers the 50,000th Königdorn®; König-mtm GmbH, Clamping Technology receives the honour of "Registered and Approved Supplier" by the jet engine manufacturer MTU Aero Engines.
Awarded the “Suppliers Award” by MTU Aero Engines.
Appointment as "preferred supplier" by Bosch Rextroth AG
Development of a energy management system
Wihelm König GmbH delivers the 75,000th Königdorn®
Appointment of Helmut Lutz as the third managing director.