Start project “EPC of the support systems to the construction of the underground mine Chuquicamata Codelco Norte Division”
Foundation of Ferrostaal N.V. in The Hague as a commercial trading company for steel products.
Participation of Gutehoffnungshütte in Ferrostaal N.V. and expansion of trade business.
Gutehoffnungshütte acquires shares in Ferrostaal N.V. and builds the latter into its commercial trading company.
Entry into the Essen Register of Companies as "Ferrostaal AG".
Expansion of the sales organization to cover Romania, Columbia, China, Hong Kong, Italy, Iran, Estonia, Bulgaria, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, Argentina.
First compensation contract: In exchange against sheep wool and other goods Ferrostaal supplied railway material, rails and railway cars for the Iranian government.
Destruction of the Essen administration building as a result of an air raid.
Resumption of operating activities in temporary offices. The “Waldschänke” shown here and located in Essen-Bredeney served as temporary accommodation.
Reconstruction of the administrative building at Huyssenallee, Essen.
Expansion of the business relationships to cover Latin America, Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe.
Delivery of rail busses to South America.
First large-scale projects in plant construction: Steel works and copper refinery in Chile; cement factory in Nigeria.
Ferrostaal intensifies business expansion into Eastern Europe.
50-year anniversary of the Ferrostaal AG in Essen.
First large scale projects for the petrochemical industry in Venezuela and Chile.
Takeover of Fritz Werner GmbH, Geisenheim.
First petrochemical plants in Trinidad and Tobago.
Building up services for the automotive industry.
Name of Ferrostaal AG changed to MAN Ferrostaal AG.
Commissioning the world's largest methanol plant in Trinidad and Tobago.
Sale of Takraf Fördertechnik.
MAN Ferrostaal realigns steel business.
MAN Ferrostaal develops itself to sales and distribution platform of the MAN Group.