The milestones

Ortek AG Merenschwand

Ortek AG

Aktueller Standort Merenschwand

2015
New CNC lathe for Metal Production.

2014
New automated equipment for surface finishing.

2013
New CNC machining centre for Metal Production.

2011
New CNC machining centre for Plastic Production.

2010
Finishing is equipped with a modern laser marking machine.

2009
Metal Production also gains more resources: a new HURCO milling machine.

2008
Acquisition of another Gildemeister lathe.

2006
Extension and modernisation of processing plant for highly purified water.

2005
Commissioning of a fully motorised microscope with magnification of up to 750x for optimum laser marking parameters.

2005
New additional cleaning equipment for Precleaning.

2002
A new heat sealing machine comes into service in the Cleanroom.

2002
Acquisition of a five-axes machining centre and a Gildemeister lathe.

2001
Commissioning of a new cleaning equipment for end cleaning.

2000
Acquisition of an in-house laser marking machine.

1994
Move to the new plant in Merenschwand, at the company’s present address.

1980
Company founded by the present owner Marcel Burkart, on the first site in Benzenschwil.