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History

A review of pneumatic expertise.

Vetter has always been very closely connected with the field of rescue since its founding in 1964 as a wholesale trading company for the fire service and civil defence. Here you are able to see the most significant milestones which helped rescue experience and technological know-how to flourish in order to be able to offer you perfected rescue products and medical tents.

1964

Founding of Vetter in Cologne as a wholesale trading company for fire service and civil defence equipment

1969

Manufacture of Oil and Water Aspirators

1972

First export business

1974/76

Production of the 6.0 bar Mini Lifting Bag

1978

Introduction of the first Pipe Sealing Bag and Test Sealing Bag

1979

Founding of Manfred Vetter GmbH as well as the founding of a company in the USA: Vetter Systems, Pittsburgh

1980

Founding of Vetter Produktions GmbH

1985

Extension of the company in Zülpich and the termination of wholesale trading for the fire service

2002

Setting up of an inspection service in Germany

2004

Take-over of Manfred Vetter GmbH & Comp. by the IDEX Corporation

2007

New series for Pipe Sealing Bags, Test Sealing Bags as well as Ultra Flat Bags

2008

Introduction of the 10 bar S.Tec Bag as well as Pipe and Bypass Bags for the fire service

2012

Introduction of Ultra Flat Bags S.Tec 10 bar

2013

Introduction of the Mini permanent aspirator MPA 2.0 MWF