History

2017

New product development: Kesel K5-125, 5-Axis-Vice
2017

Presentation of the new grinding machine RG 2400 at the EMO 2017 in Hanover
2016

New product development of Clamping Systems: NCA, the ALLMATIC – compatible machine vice ZS, centring vice for 5-axis-machining
2016

Start-up Kesel North America LLC
2016

New product development: RM 2100-4100 rack milling machine
2015

New product development: TSM160s automatic setting machine
2015

New product development: CSF cross serrated flange milling machine
2014

125 year anniversary.
2013

New product development: FS-1500 bandsaw blade milling machine - a success story from the beginning.
2011

Move to our new administration and production facilities and establishment of Georg Kesel Machinery (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
2010

Further development of the high performance milling machine RMS-Steering for manufacturing tooth profiles of steering racks, also for electro-power steering systems.
2009

Kesel becomes a member of the GESCO AG with Martin K. Klug as manager and shareholder.
2008

Establishment of the Kesel representation in Beijing / China.
2007

New product development: Kesel Syncroline centring vice
2007

New development: Rack milling machine with travelling column design RMF-2100 CNC
2005

The Kesel gear deburring machine EM-3 is designed for deburring and/or chamfering of internal or external tooth profiles, helical tooth profiles, spiral bevel gears and similar contours.
2003

New product development: CNC machine vice with patented quick release system of the jaws
2003

Kesel designs the automatic band straightening machine for the longitudinal straightening of metal band saws. Establishment of a distribution network for Kesel machines in China.
2001

The new development of the RMX series of rack milling machines as well as the innovative new clamping system, the Kesel Bull pneumatic vice, are just a few examples for the pioneering innovative spirit at Kesel.
2000

The bandsaw blade milling machine FS-2000 CNC and the machine vice „Kesel Bull“ emerged from the consistent research & development work at Kesel.
1989

100th anniversary of the Kesel company.
1985

Patent application for the high-precision NC-vice with its deformation accuracy preeminent to this day.
1984

JRM International represents the entire Kesel product range and develops into a competent sales and service partner for North America.
1983

The new development of bandsaw blade milling machines with CNC-control made Kesel technology leader in this field.
1982

Mit der Entwicklung und Konstruktion der ersten CNC-gesteuerten Fräsmaschine steigt Kesel an die Spitze der linearen Zahnfrästechnologie.  
1963

Development of high-pressure machine vises and beginning of the production of clamping systems.
1939

Design and construction of the largest circular dividing machine in the world; machine exports as far as Japan.
1889

Georg Kesel, who significantly contributed to the industrialization process in the Allgäu with his numerous inventions, founds the company.