History

2016

Changes in the Management Board

2014

New Technology inhouse (wire erosion)

2014

Number of employees: 80

2014

ANVISA Registration (Brasil)

2013

FDA Registration (Contract Manufacturer)

2012

Adhesive process validated

2011

OML Registration (JPAL)

2011

Responsibility final sterilisation

2011

ISO 10993 assistance

2009

Introduction of new services final packaging (bag and blister), and sterilization (GAMMA and ETO) of medical products

2008

3rd. place award from Swiss Venture Club

2007

June: Move into building 2

2007

February: Move into cleanroom 2 in building 2

2005

November: Certificate ISO 13485:2003

2005

April: acquisition of 6‘257m² of land from the community of St. Margrethen by SAMAPLAST CORP.

2004

December: Number of employees: 58

2003

October: Installation of the marking laser for labelling plastic and metal

2002

September: Installation of our new cleanroom according to ISO 14644 category 6 at rest (ISO category 7 in operation)

2001

December: Reorganization of erosion department: new AGIE countersink erosion plant commences operation

2001

Number of employees: 50

2001

Takeover of LIOSAPLAST CORP. as a full subsidiary

1990

Production commences in the new building
1988 The families Reibke, Dierauer, and Zäch take over shares of SAMAPLAST CORP.
1987 Decision to build new premises in Neugrütstrasse 3, St. Margrethen
1980 Number of employees: 25
1971 Startup of LIOSAPLAST CORP. (powder coating spin-off)
1964 The company moves into proprietary building in Industriestraße 8, St. Margrethen (formerly Merz Meyer)
1963First fully-automatic die casting machine Rico with 50-ton-locking force

1960

Foundation of SAMAPLAST CORPORATION at Schutzmühle, St. Margrethen by Philippe Grellet with 5 employees