From weaving machine construction to gearbox construction

The history of our company

From Röchling to Rögelberg, from Haren to Meppen, from constructing weaving machines to manufacturing gearboxes: Our company's history spans many exciting chapters.

Join us on a journey through time!

1948

BEGINNING

Beginning of metal working (weaving machine construction) at Röchling Lignostone in Haren

1960

TRANSFORMATION

Transformation from weaving machine construction to gearbox construction at Röchling Haren KG in Haren

1986

GEARBOX MANUFACTURING

Establishment of the "gearbox manufacturing" division as a profit centre at Röchling Haren KG in Haren

1990

RÖCHLING GETRIEBE KG

Founding of Röchling Getriebe KG Meppen

1991

RELOCATION

Relocation to the newly built plant 20 km away in Meppen's Hüntel industrial park

2002

TAKEOVER

Takeover of Röchling Getriebe KG by the new partners in connection with an MBO and transformation to Röchling Getriebe OHG

2007

NAME CHANGE

Name change to Rögelberg Getriebe GmbH & Co. KG due to expiration of the permission to use the "Röchling" name as agreed in connection with the MBO. Simultaneous transition from OHG to the more contemporary GmbH & Co. KG.

2016

New managing director

In early 2016, Dipl.-Ing. Klaus Specken joined the management team. Mr Specken has been employed at the company since 2005, initially in sales as an engineer with a power of attorney and later as the head of sales with procuration.

2018

Expansion of capacities

Expansion of the production area with a 6000 m² warehouse.