The company is established by family Zimmermann in Bregenz. In the beginning the main focus is selling drive elements such as spur gears, bevel gears, racks and pinions, chains as well as linear guides and different transmissions.
Introduction of ZIMM’s screw jack building block system for electromechanical adjustment of linear motion.
ISO certification in compliance with ISO-9001.
Relocation into the new factory building in Millennium Park, Lustenau.
Establishment of the daughter company ZIMM Solar GmbH. Specialised in electromechanical drives for solar equipment tracking devices.
The company is taken over by Gunther Zimmermann, the son of the founder of the company.
Establishment of ZIMM USA Inc. in Chicago.
Expansion of our sales territory in Italy.
C.H. Schäfer Getriebe GmbH, Getriebe Schäfer GmbH and Getriebe Schäfer Ankara A.S. turn green and are now part of the ZIMM Group.