The Robotunits Time-Line

1988

 

 

  

Christian Beer founded Heron Sondermaschinenbau GmbH. Original core business of today's parent company: development and design of assembly lines. Today Heron is the service provider for the subsidiaries and is responsible for accounting, Human Resources and product development.

1994

 

 

 

   

 

 

Founding of Robotunits GmbH and the launch of the Robotunits modular automation system. The design engineers developed an entirely new, user-friendly modular automation system. New distribution channels and production facilities in the USA, United Kingdom, Australia and Italy followed.

In the same year, the Robotunits team won the "Innovation Award of the Vorarlberg Economy" for the development of the modular automation system.

2001 

Founding of Robotunits Inc. - USA

2004 

Founding of Robotunits Pty Ltd. - Australia

2005

Founding of Robotunits Italia S.r.l. - Italy

2007 

 

New building for the company headquarters "Heron Idea Factory" in Dornbirn

2008 

 

 

Opening of the “Heron Idea Factory” providing the Heron subsidiaries Robotunits, Servus Robotics, Heron CNC-Technik and Vecon with ideal conditions on a usable floor space of 6000 m².


 
 
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