Company history of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH

AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH can now look back on over 28 years of history. The family-run company was founded in 1993 under the name AGST (Aggerstahl) and is now one of the leading suppliers of stainless steel wire in Europe. In the following we would like to introduce you to some milestones from the company's history in the form of a company chronicle. We will keep you informed about current developments on our News page on a regular basis.

2022

AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH becomes the owner of the AGST brand name

Certificate for the brand name AGST

2021

High-bay warehouse of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH in Engelskirchen with stainless steel wire coils

The construction of the high-bay warehouse was completed. The storage capacity increases to 2000 tons

2019

The third hall has been completed and the warehouse now has a total capacity of 1500 tons

Building of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH in Engelskirchen in 2019

2018

Construction site of the third hall of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH in Engelskirchen

25th company anniversary & start of construction of the third hall

2016

Start of own production of wire bending parts

Robomac wire bending machine for the production of bent wire parts

2013

20th company anniversary

2009

Michael Hölzer becomes the new managing director

2006

First certification of the processes according to ISO 9001

2004

The second warehouse is being completed

Aerial view of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH in Engelskirchen in 2004 with the first and second hall for stainless steel wire
Old logo of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH

2003

Start of cooperation with the French machine manufacturer Groupe Numalliance. 10 year company anniversary.

2002

First participation in the Wire trade fair (today's Wire & Tube) in Düsseldorf

Exhibition stand of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH, then AGST Aggerstahl, at the Wire trade fair in Düsseldorf from 2002

2000

The first apprentice starts his apprenticeship at AGST

1999

The current company building on Overather Strasse in Engelskirchen is erected.

Building site of AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH at the Overather Strasse in Engelskirchen from the year 1999

1993

Today's AGST Draht & Biegetechnik GmbH is founded under the name AGST (Aggerstahl) in Engelskirchen by Bernd Hölzer