About the company
History of the company
1965 – Foundation of the sole proprietorship by Mr. Klaus Hofmann, based in Wirges / Westerwald.
1972 – Expansion of the production facility in Wirges. The number of employees grows to a total of 6 employees.
1991 – planning and completion of the new production facility in Staudt / Westerwald. Relocation of administration and production to new headquarters in Staudt.
1998 – Robert Hofmann, son of company founder Klaus Hofmann, enters into the management
1999 – expansion of production capacity through the construction of an additional production hall. Beginning of the serial-production of glass inners for X-ray tubes
to fully automatic PLC-controlled glass lathes.
2000 – Robert Hofmann gets managing partner of Klaus Hofmann GmbH
2001 – serial production of Photomultipliers. Investments in fully automated serial production of glass components for electrical engineering through PLC
controlled glass lathes.
2007 – Mr. Robert Hofmann is the sole shareholder of Klaus Hofmann GmbH
2013 – ISO certification according to DIN ISO 9001: 2008
2015 – Change of company name Klaus Hofmann GmbH in Hofmann Glastechnik GmbH