Milestones

Let’s go on a journey through time

and look at the milestones in the company history of AS Drives & Services GmbH

The first FlexoDirect® FD03

2019

The first FlexoDirect® FD03 was installed in a paper factory as a drive for a coater in the coating part

heaviest gears

2019

The heaviest gearbox (37 tonnes) in AS company history was sent to AS for repair.

largest lubrication project

2019

Performing the largest lubrication project (FlexoFlow®, Lubriflex®) in the company’s history

The largest engine project

2018

The largest motor project (29 FlexoDirect®) in the company’s history was implemented into a paper factory in Southern Germany

Move to the new office building

2018

Move into the completed new office building with ultra-modern office equipment, a fitness room and a sauna that can be used for free by all employees

100 employee

2017

The “100 employees mark” was passed

Ground-breaking ceremony for the new office building

2017

Ground-breaking ceremony for the new office building

Further development of the FlexoDirect® motor to PowerLine

2016

Further development of the FlexoDirect® motor into a power line

Major project with FlexoDirect

2015

Large project with FlexoDirect® in a Czech paper factory (26 FlexoDirect®)
on the operator side of a paper machine for the first time

Company anniversary 25 years AS

2015

Company anniversary “25 years of AS” with function and invited guests

Extension of the first two assembly halls by 15 metres each

2015

Extension of the first two assembly halls by 15 metres each = expanding the production surface area by 450 m² (including professional painting hall)

AS equips for the first time a complete dryer section with a total of 26 hollow shaft direct motors

2014

AS equips a complete drier section for the first time with a total of 26 hollow shaft direct motors from the AS FlexoDirect® brand.

Change in the management

2012

Change of directors

Extension of the company from 1200m² to 2800 m²

2012

Plant expansion from 1200 m² to 2800 m²

Introduction of the new "AS International" logo

2011

Change of name from AS Antriebstechnik & Services GmbH to AS Drives & Services GmbH and introduction of the new “AS International” logo

For the first time offer of all types of dry group drives

2010

First quotation for all types of drying group drives

First installation of the FlexoDirect® in a drying group

2010

First FlexoDirect® installed in a drying group

Presentation of the FlexoDirect® hollow shaft direct motor

2009

Presentation of the FlexoDirect® hollow shaft direct motor with the corresponding peripheral devices (Cooliflex®, FlexoDynamic®, FlexoFlow® Water) at the Zellcheming Expo

 

Development of the flow controller FlexoFlow®

2007

Development of the FlexoFlow® flow rate controller

Development of the oil circulation lubrication system Lubriflex®

2002

Development of the Lubriflex® circulating oil lubrication system

Development of the dry group gear FlexoGear®

1997

Development of the FlexoGear® drying group gearbox

Foundation of AS Maschinenbau & Services GmbH

1996

Founding AS Antriebstechnik & Services GmbH with the core business of gearbox repairs

Foundation of AS Antriebstechnik & Services GmbH

1990

Founding AS Maschinenbau & Services GmbH with the core business of mining