Winandus Vluggen establishes the Dutch factory of machines and appliances (NEVA) in Vaals, The Netherlands
Vlukon Ltd. is established as a subsidiary company of the commercial enterprise Konijnenburg Ltd. The name 'Vlukon' is a junction of the first three letters of the two founders' surnames, combining the forces of the two families of Vluggen and Konijnenburg.
The productive capacity is extended for the benefit of the export.
The productive capacity is extended subsequently with a new lacquer train and the first welding robots.
More than 500,000 steel rims are produced by Vlukon. Furthermore, the concept of 'Just in Time' –working is introduced.
Introduction of an ERP System.
Expansion of powder coating capacity / Optimization of the passivation quality.
From July 1th, Floris J. van Konijnenburg joined the management of Vlukon B.V.
Launch a project to transfer Vlukon production facility to a "World Class Manufacturing"