2018Borges in transition
For the first time, the share of sales accounted for by aluminum and stainless steel production reached the same level as the share of steel production.
2016New painting line
Inauguration of the new painting line with a new ventilation system.
2012Tanks for yacht building
Borges supplies the first tanks for yacht building. The production of aluminum components is further expanded.
2009Modernization of materials
The new materials stainless steel and aluminium will have their own production hall.
2006Borges as a strong partner
Borges becomes a strong partner in original equipment for many international customers in the commercial vehicle and automotive industries.
2003Sebastian Borges takes over as director
In 3. generation, the grandson of the company founder, Sebastian Borges, takes over the management of the company.
2002Expansion of the business areas
Expansion of the business areas to include soot filter systems, canning and system integration. Special designs and small series.
1998Setting up VARIO tank production
Tank production is coming of age. Relocation to the new production halls and installation of the new VARIO tank production, construction of Hall 7.
1997Expansion of the business areas
Expansion of the business areas to include OE exhaust systems.
1991Expansion of the business areas
Expansion of the business areas to include the production and sale of tanks for commercial vehicles, ships and hydraulics. In addition, the new pipe preparation with raw material storage is opened – construction of Hall 6.
1989New logistics area
The new logistics area is opened – construction of Hall 5.
1988Relocation of the head office
The company's head office is completely relocated to Seelze.
Expansion of the production halls to include halls 3 and 4.
August 1974Relocation of production
Large parts of the production are relocated to the new halls in Seelze, where the company is still located today. For the time being, the administration will remain in Harenberg.
May 1974Wilfried Borges takes over as director
The son of the company's founder, Wilfried Borges, takes over the management of the company as a master craftsman for mechanical engineering and a trained businessman.
October 1965Foundation of “Fritz Borges Metallwarenfabrik”
At the age of 44, the businessman Fritz Borges (+1989) founds the "Fritz Borges Metallwarenfabrik" in Harenberg near Hanover. Initially, pipes and shortly afterwards silencers were also manufactured for the commercial vehicle brands Mercedes Benz, Hanomag and Henschel.