History

The Pierburg Group History

1909 - Dr. Bernhard Pierburg established a metal stockholder

1928 - First carburetor produced

1931 - DVG founded in Berlin to focus on carburetors

1960 - Every German car fitted with a Pierburg carburetor

1986 - Rheinmetall acquired majority share in Pierburg

1986 - First significant foreign activity acquired in Spain

1990 - Phasing-out of carburetor production

1995 - Production plant in South Carolina/USA established

1998 - Merger with Kolbenschmidt into Kolbenschmidt Pierburg AG

2001 - Joint venture for a Pierburg production in China

2004 - New Pierburg production plant at Usti n.L./Czech Republic

2006 - Pierburg India Private Limited in Pune/India

2008 - Pierburg spins off its Pump business

2009 - 100th Anniversary

 

Pierburg s.r.o. Company History