Over 50 years of success and progress.
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Take a journey through time to discover the world of HIRSCH.
A journey through the world of HIRSCH
From a small Austrian company to market leader. Specialising in the production of protective transport packaging made of EPS, the impressive and successful history of HIRSCH Servo began in 1972.
You always have to be at the top….
“Continuous efforts, wise investments and ongoing developments in organization and products. These are the factors that have been crucial to the successful 50-year existence of HIRSCH Servo Group. And that fills me with great pride.
The focus is on customer-oriented corporate management with a profoundly environmentally conscious approach, so that we can continue to be among the best of the best in the years to come.”
HIRSCH for life. Life of HIRSCH.
History in pictures
Kurt Hirsch, founder of HIRSCH Servo Group, with the first EPS beads to be processed.
Relocation from Landskron to Glanegg/Austria.
Start of the production of machines and plants with the foundation of HIRSCH Maschinenbau GmbH and 1st participation in the world's largest plastics trade fair K in Dusseldorf.
Entry into the insulation industry with the production of modular boards for underfloor heating.
Complete rebuilding of the entire production after a devastating major fire.
Introduction of Thermozell's thermal insulation lightweight concrete products.
Opening of insulation production in Hungary and first step in Eastern expansion.
Press conference on the IPO of HIRSCH Servo AG.
Establishment of the competence centre for machinery construction in Glanegg/Austria.
Expansion of the production facilities in Hungary.
Start of production in Poland.
Start of production in Slovakia and Romania.
Production starts in Ukraine.
Expansion to Germany through the acquisition of 6 insulation production facilities.
Opening of the molded pulp competence centre in Glanegg/Austria.
Acquisition of 6 insulation production plants and the Isossol shares in France.
Acquisition of the Czech EPS and molded pulp processor and recycling specialist Novopol s.r.o. with two plants (2020) and the packaging specialist Morapal s.r.o.