Beginning of the company history.
Anton Frühwald writes history: He founds a small but fine concrete factory in Badendorf (Styria).
asks his son Friedrich: “Bua, willst a Moastpress odar a Betonmaschin?” Fritz, 16, quickly replies: “A Betonmaschin!” (=a concrete machine) This is how history takes its course.
The Tillmitsch location is expanded.
Production of prefabricated parts starts there. New times dawn under a new logo – also in development and modern marketing.
Launch of the surface paving,
paving stones and slabs business segment completes the product range – now products for all aspects of house construction are offered. Friedrich Frühwald publishes a new motto: “Von Haus aus das Beste!”.
Market entry in Hungary
Production begins in Békéscsaba with a focus on paving stones. The Hungarian headquarter with central administration is established.
Establishment of a 2nd plant in Újfehértó
for paving stones and garden slabs, products for infrastructure are successfully manufactured in high quality.
3rd plant in Sóskút near Budapest is expanded.
The new location ensures better supply to the greater Budapest area, which strengthens the leading market position in Hungary.
Market entry in Croatia
in Dicmo near Split. Shortly thereafter (2008), a plot of land in the Bucharest area (Romania) is also acquired.
Purchase of the Frühwald Group
Foundation of the Austrian sales company. A new success story can begin!
Investment in new plants
in Soskut (HU) and Dicmo (HR) for the new early forest premium products.
Launch of new products based on innovative technologies. Expansion of quality assurance.
90 years of Frühwald
Big anniversary – 90 years of Frühwald – we are very proud of our history.
Our target is to further optimize all processes and services.