History

1924

Manufacturing of SOLO electrical devices in Solothurn (Bern)

1945

Creation of SOLO Industrial Furnaces SA in BIEL (Bern)

1955

Development of a heat treatment furnaces range

1970

Building of a new factory in Porrentruy (Jura)

1976

Exhibition in Russia

1978

Exhibition in China

1980

Exhibition in Taiwan

1982

Bell type furnaces line

1985

Continuous furnaces with quenching tank

1990

New factory in Porrentruy (Jura)

1991

Acquisition of BOREL SA (NE)

1992

Exhibition in India

1995

Automatic line of 10 bell furnaces (agricultural tractors) Gima France

 

1999

New bell furnaces SOLO Profitherm

2000

Youthful look with the new generation

2005

Creation of SOLO China

2008

ISO 9001 Certification

Since 2010

SOLO exports 80% of its turnover worldwide

2011

4th continuous furnace for the Chinese Mint

2015

Exhibition in South Korea

2018

ISO 14001 Certification

2019

Bell furnaces line for Chinese aerospace