1977 – Foundation
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.
1991 – ZIMM modular system
Introduction of ZIMM’s screw jack building block system for electromechanical adjustment of linear motion.
1997 – ISO certification
ISO certification in compliance with ISO-9001.
1999 – Move
Relocation into the new factory building in Millennium Park, Lustenau.
2009 – Foundation ZIMM Solar GmbH
Establishment of the daughter company ZIMM Solar GmbH. Specialised in electromechanical drives for solar equipment tracking devices.
2012 – Gunther Zimmermann
The company is taken over by Gunther Zimmermann, the son of the founder of the company.
2016 – Foundation ZIMM USA Inc.
Establishment of ZIMM USA Inc. in Chicago.
2017 – Focus Italy
Expansion of our sales territory in Italy.