Franz Morat, Sr. founded Franz Morat GmbH (today Framo Morat GmbH & Co. KG) in Höchst/Eisenbach
1932 / 1936
Franz Morat, Jr. founded companies in Paris and later in London for European distribution of products from his father’s company
Re-incorporation of Franz Morat GmbH from a limited liability corporation to a limited partnership (KG) with Franz Morat, Jr. as the sole personally liable partner
Development of a special catalog-based product line for the popular worm gear sets
Plastics processing begins at F. Morat & Co. GmbH, the company founded by Franz Morat, Jr. in 1944. Oskar Haberstroh, Sr. assumes leadership of the company
Framo Morat begins development of its first custom drives
1971 / 1972
Framo Morat moves into a new building with 5000 m2 of production area. F. Morat constructs its own 1500 m2 production hall
Franz Armin Morat and Gisela Brake-Morat acquire their father’s (Franz Morat, Jr.) shares in both companies
Oskar Haberstroh, Jr. succeeds his father and acquires his father’s shares
Framo Morat introduces a standard series, the “Compacta” slip-on geared motor. This is followed by the “Mini” linear actuator (1984) and the “LinearChain” push/pull actuators (1995)
F. Morat begins processing high-temperature plastics (PEEK™)
1985 / 1988
Framo Morat production area enlarged by a total
of 7000 m2
Fully assembled gearboxes are added to the F. Morat product line, covering everything from single parts to complete drive solutions
Franz Robert Morat and Dr. Daniel Morat acquire their father’s (Franz Armin) shares in both companies. Gisela Brake-Morat becomes majority shareholder
F. Morat’s product range is expanded to include design, optimization, and production of plastic gears up to module 4
Production area of F. Morat expanded to 5000 m2
All company shares transferred to the Morat family
Framo Morat and F. Morat become 100% affiliated companies
Founding of Dutch subsidiary Framo Morat B.V.
The production area of Framo Morat is enlarged in a major expansion to 18,000 m2
Franz Robert Morat and Dr. Daniel Morat become sole shareholders of both affiliated companies when Gisela Brake-Morat retires
2012 / 2013
Founding of Franz Morat Group, consisting of subsidiaries Framo Morat and F. Morat
Framo Morat, Inc. is started in Albuquerque, NM USA.
F. Morat moves into new production site in Pfaffenweiler with a usable space of 800 m².
Framo Morat and F. Morat establish a new production site in Poland
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