History

1998 1999 2003 2004 2005 2008 2009 2013 2014 2017 2018 2019 2020
1998 - Foundation: Ichiro Fukuta and Christian Schepper founded Wamatec Kft. (the predecessor of GE– CO Hungary Kft.)
1998 - We became the exclusive Hungarian distributor of MORI SEIKI, the Japanese machine tool manufacturer
1999 - Started cooperation with Japanese machine tool manufacturers: Takamaz, Murata, Ensu
2003 - Founded our Polish partner company Dematec
2004 - Our first showroom / office / hall was built
2005 - Started cooperation with Doosan, the Korean machine tool manufacturer
2008 - Our UK partner company Warwick Machinery has joined our group
2009 - Our second showroom / office / hall was built
2013 - DOOSAN machine tools became our flagship product
2013 - Founded our Thai partner company Warwick Machinery Thailand
2014 - Changed our name to Ge-Co Hungary
2014 - Founded our Austrian partner company Wamatec GmbH, and Czech partner Wemco CZ
2014 - We have started our sheet metal division
2017 - Reached a milestone: we’ve sold our 1000th machine on the Hungarian market
2018 - Our third showroom / office / hall was built
2019 - Founded Lamitec Kft. as the successor of our sheet metal division
2020 - We’ve joined the Conscious Business Players and became Certified Business Player
2020 - Started cooperation with Doosan Robotics, the Korean cobot manufacturer