We as MMG with a long tradition of foundries are located at the current company’s location Waren (Müritz). By now we can look back on 140 years of experience as a foundry.
The production of special castings made from copper alloy in particular the manufacturing of ship propellers characterise our company for more than 68 years.
Still today we take up that tradition and strengthen our market position by continuous improvement.
Highlights of the company`s history
Commissioning of an laser controlled machining center
Extension of the R&D department. Usage of modern computer-based simulation calculations
Market introduction of the genuine innovation 5D-Propulsion. 5 innovative digital technologies for optimisation of ship propulsion systems
Beginning of the Efficiency-Series. Propeller and ship propulsion systems are leading to more feed and efficiency by MMG at decreased costs
Efficiency by MMG. According to this motto MMG presented at the SMM its new strategic orientation and first product developments for the efficient redesign of existing propulsions systems
Implementation of MMG optical precision measurement (OPM)
Every product will be scanned by on by an optical measurement system with an accuracy of up to 1/100 mm
Construction of one more machining workshop; investment in another large universal milling machine
New construction of a Profit Centre for Centrifugal Casting / mechanical workshop
New construction of 2 more foundry workshops for medium size propellers, components for controllable pitch propellers (CPP) and special casting
Extension of the machining workshop; investment in another large CNC-milling machine
New construction of a foundry with mould- and melting capacity for propellers of up to 150 tons finished weight und 11,5 m diameter
Investment in a large CNC-milling machine
Joining the DIHAG-Holding
Investment in E-Melting Furnaces and CNC-metal cutting machines
Takeover by Bremer Vulkan AG.
Foundation of Mecklenburger Metallguss GmbH
Construction of the machining workshop with NC-milling-machine for propellers
Construction of a new foundry for propellers of up to 6,5 m diameter and 25 tons finished weight
In the course of the build up of the shipbuilding industry in the GDR, start of heavy metal dead-mould casting, in particular for the production of the ship propellers
Transfer of "Eisenwerk Waren GmbH" to a foundry cooperative
Change of name to "Eisenwerk Waren GmbH".
Foundation of company "Behm & Steinhardt, Technical Bureau und Maschinenbauanstalt" OHG in Waren on today´s location.
A "machine building institute" with iron foundry was established on the waterside of Müritz