WUKO Maschinenbau GmbH is founded as a contractor of components for air conditioning plants by Peter Wukovich, initially bearing the name of its founder
Franz Bleyer joins the company. In the following years the constantly growing company is involved in many of the most prestigious building projects in Austria
The company develops the first machine for its own use
′WUKO′ is registered as a trademark; the company celebrates its exhibition debut
First patent for WUKO Seam Hammer, many more are to follow
WUKO exits the construction business and concentrates on the manufacture of machines.
Peter Wukovich retires
Lucia Hakala, daughter of Mr. Bleyer, joins the company
Franz Bleyer retires; Pertti Hakala, son-in-law, joins the company as Managing Director
Move from Vienna to Altmünster, Upper Austria
'Peter Wukovich' is renamed 'WUKO Maschinenbau GmbH';
the company moves to new production and office facilities in Oberweis/Laakirchen, Upper Austria
The prototype of the WUKO Bender is presented at serveral exhibitions worldwide, immediately gaining public attention
Responding to high demand, WUKO keeps developing new Bender models to meet customers' needs
The first WUKO Master is produced.
Modernization of industrial machinery.
WUKO Inc. is formed as a subsidiary in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
WUKO Inc. moves to its own facility in Greensboro, NC