The company was established in 1963 and today has approximately 900 employees worldwide, of which more than 150 are engineers. Some 120 people work at the head office in Switzerland.
mageba has subsidiary companies in Australia, Austria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, India, Mexico, Russia, Slovakia, South Korea, Turkey, United Kingdom and the USA. It is also exclusively represented in more than 50 other countries by authorised partner companies.
mageba has to date supplied bearings and expansion joints for more than 20,000 structures, meeting even the exceptional challenges posed by a number of the world’s largest bridges.
Establishment of mageba in Zurich by Reinhold Huber. The focus of its activities is on the design, production, sale and installation of bridge bearings and expansion joints.
Construction of the world's largest test rig for structural bearings, with a capacity of 100,000 kN (10,000 tons).
Certification of the company’s quality system in accordance with ISO 9001 / EN 29001 (SQS certificate).
Takeover by the company MSE and the two private investors T. Spuler and G. Moor. Start of a phase of dynamic growth.
Establishment of mageba (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. with new manufacturing facilities in Fengxian District, Shanghai.
Establishment of mageba Bridge Products Pvt. Ltd.,Kolkata, India.
Major expansion of the company’s production facilities in Fussach, Austria.
The town of Bulach presents mageba with an award for sustainability in the fields of economy, ecology and social matters.
Significant investments in the Bulach headquarters and manufacturing facilities.
Setting up of new subsidiary companies:
Further expansion of the Bulach manufacturing facilities.
mageba celebrates 50-year anniversary.
Acquisition of RW Sollinger Hütte GmbH and integration
Acquisition of the Australian Ludowici Engineer Rubber Products Pty Ltd (LERP) and integration into the mageba group.
Establishment of new AISC-certified production facility in Pottstown, USA.