Our History

  • The Herwig Glaub company is founded as an electrical installation company on 1st July 1979.

  • The company welcomes its first apprentice, Mr Wolf, who now works as its Control Cabinet Construction Department Manager.

  • The company receives orders from its first trade customers.

    It employs its first installer, Mr Wohlrab, who is still working at the company today.

  • The company moves into its own independent building in Salzgitter.

    It welcomes its first programmer, Mr Franzke, who now works as its Software & Consultation Department Manager.

  • GLAUB completes its first work abroad in England and Poland.

    It begins its transition from an installation company into a provider of control cabinet construction and SPS programming services.

  • After completing a degree in Commercial and Business Studies, Niko Vogel (now Glaub) begins a combined degree and internship programme in Engineering at the company.

  • Andrea Glaub joins the company after completing her degree.

    Glaub wins the Marketing Award of the German magazine G+H.

  • Claudia Glaub joins the company after completing her degree.

  • Niko Glaub joins the company after completing his degree.

    GLAUB immediately begins to offer both electrical engineering AND mechanics services.

  • The company is taken over by its current Managing Directors as part of its 25th anniversary celebrations.

  • The company ships a system that it has constructed itself overseas for the first time.

  • The company is renamed Glaub Automation & Engineering GmbH.

  • GLAUB is appointed as a system integrator of the company Bosch Rexroth.

  • We become a distribution partner of the Danish robot manufacturer Universal Robots (UR).

  • GLAUB makes major investments in the field of mechanics.

    It immediately starts up its own jig and fixture construction activities on location and is able to offer electrical engineering, mechanics and pneumatics services from one single source.

  • GLAUB is no longer just a service provider, but also, and more importantly, a manufacturer of its own products. It installs its first ECO/Line system for a customer.

  • The first app to be developed within the company goes on sale.

  • A premiere: We participate for the first time in the Maintenance 2014 trade fair in the German city of Hamburg. In addition to topics from automation, above all the new apps were met with great interest. The advantages of control, monitoring, diagnostics and analysis via smart devices convinced the visitors.

  • Industry 4.0 is currently on everyone's lips in the industrial world and already well underway. This means that more and more, information and communication technology is moving into manufacturing facilities. Now with our product innovation, ECO/DataGate, machinery can be quickly and easily integrated into a data network.

  • More and more often, companies seek a general contractor for managing complex plant projects. And more and more often, firms hire us for this task.

  • Happy Birthday!

    5 years Glaub Automation Kft in Budapest.

    Thanks to all employees, customers, suppliers.

    We look Forward to further cooperation.

  • It´s done!

    Following a successful quality audit, we have no also received the certificate for DIN EN ISO 9001:2015 for our location in Hungary.

  • 40 years of GLAUB – a second generation success story

    1979 was not just the year when computer technology made significant progress and continues to have a lasting impact on development. It was also the founding year of today's GLAUB Group.

    We would like to thank all companions such as family, friends, employees, suppliers, customers and partners who have accompanied and supported us on our way.

    The course has been set for the successful continuation of this company history. Always focusing on the future of the company and with a keen sense for current issues, GLAUB will continue to be your reliable and competent partner for automation, process optimisation and software Solutions.

    GLAUB – We ensure manufacturing sites.

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