Being Aware of the Past Gives Us a Better Understanding
of the Way Forward

Building a good foundation. Knowing what customers want. Knowing our own strengths. Helping to shape the market. A look at the history of DAMBACH reveals precise knowledge of the market and the right decisions at the right times – for controlled, sustainable growth.


  • 1974 Founding of the DAMBACH Industrieanlagen; product range: rail-guided storage and retrieval machines (SRMs)
  • 1982 Concentration on warehouse technology and the building of he first curve-going rail-guided SRMs (35 m high)
  • 1986 First large contract (30 rail-guided SRMs)
  • 1998 First order from China
  • 2000 Company name changed from DAMBACH Industrieanlagen to DAMBACH Lagersysteme GmbH & Co. KG
  • 2002 Expansion of the export market
  • 2006 DAMBACH Lagersysteme GmbH & Co. KG becomes an independent company
  • 2008 Opening of the new production plant in Bischweier
  • 2011 Compact Shuttle with power caps
  • 2012 Opening of DAMBACH Lagersysteme Inc. in Michigan, USA
  • 2013 Addition of pallet-handling technology to expand the product range
  • 2017 MULTIFLEX system with new CARRIER and inductive power transmission
  • 2018 New construction for the production expansion for pallet conveyor technology
  • 2019 Introduction of the Rail Guided Vehicle System MONOFLEX as a high-performance conveying system
  • 2021 New assembly hall with showroom
  • 2022 Expansion of the product portfolio to include a small parts stacker crane and a new small parts materials handling technology
  • 2024 50 years of DAMBACH