Karl-Heinz Lahme establishes the enterprise
"Karl-Heinz Lahme Metall- und Kunststoffwarenfabrikation"
in Rinkscheid (Meinerzhagen) and produces equipment for gas
cylinders by injection moulding
New building and move to Kierspe
The investment in the company Bonaplastik GmbH
(Meinerzhagen) marks the beginning of the production
of closure lids for the food industry
Development and expansion in Kierspe
Duplication of the building area
Entry in the field of mechanical processing
of technical plastics by the acquisition of
the company Kunststofftechnik Illgen (Lüdenscheid)
By the acquisition of "Ernst Schürfeld jr. GmbH"
there is a significant expansion in the automotive area
The expansion of the company building
in Kierspe enables a significant growth
of production capacities.
The certification of the company
based on DIN EN ISO 9000 ff. is an important
step towards quality management.
The three companies:
"Karl-Heinz Lahme Metall- und Kunststoffwarenfabrikation",
"Bonaplastik GmbH" and "Ernst Schürfeld jr. GmbH" conflate
into "Lahme GmbH & Co. KG - Präzision in Kunststoff"
Entry and takeover of the management of the company
by Karsten Lahme, graduate industrial engineer, and
achievement of the certification based on QS 9000, VDA 6.1.
Consistent growth requires the expansion of
production capacities and the building of a
high-level rack warehouse.
The 40th anniversary
and the expansion of the company are
sufficient reasons for celebrating
By achieving the certification based on
ISO/TS 16949:2002, an important requirement
for the automotive industry is fulfilled.
The certification based on DIN ISO 14001:2004
is another important step for sustainable quality.
Senior Manager Karl-Heinz Lahme
quits his role in the active management
Election to the ,,Supplier of the year``
by the company Kirchhoff Automotive and simultaneous
expansion of the machine clamp force to 7.000 kN
Again new space is needed!
Further expansion of warehouse capacity by
building another high-level rack warehouse and
rebuilding and expansion of the office building.
50-years-existence of LAHME - Präzision in Kunststoff
Expansion of the machine clamp force to 13.000 kN