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Getting Leaner and Streamlined
Re-Structuring of Group Companies
- TORUN Brass and TORUN Die Casting merged to form TORUN Metal
- We continue to be among the top 500 industrial companies and top 200 exporters
Climbing In Rankings
Top 500 Ranking Lists
- We take our place in the ranking of Turkey’s Top 500 Industrial Enterprises which is organized by Istanbul Chamber of Industry.
- We are among Top 250 Exporters in Turkey which is announced by Turkish Exporters Assembly.
Investing into the Future of Metal
Investing in Magnesium and Sustainability
- Torun Bark GmbH acquired for Magnesium High-Pressure Die Casting.
- Establishment of the Design Center.
- UN Global Compact Signatory.
- SEDEX Certification reached, a strong indicator for TORUN’s social responsibility.
- IATF 16949 Certification.
Stronger Brand & Organization
A New Organization Structure and Acquisitions
- Foundation of TORUN Invest in Germany as the Holding Company.
- SF Schmidt s.r.o. acquired for High Volume Bar Machining.
- Foundation of TORUN Industry in Turkey as the Umbrella company.
- Brass Low Pressure Casting investment.
- ERP migration to SAP.
- Officially recognized as “R&D Center”.
- Accepted to the “TURQUALITY” Brand Development Program.
Expansion in Europe
TORUN Czech and TORUN HPDC founded
- TORUN Czech s.r.o. founded for Precision Stainless Steel Machining.
- TORUN Die Casting founded for Aluminum High-Pressure Die Casting.
- Investment into Factory expansion of 24.000m².
- First HATEBUR for very high volume hot forging products installed.
Automation Efforts & ISO Certifications
- Certification according to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards.
- CANIAS ERP is implemented.
- Automation efforts start with first robot installation.
- Metallurgy Lab opens.
New and Bigger Factory
Relocation & New Capabilities
- TORUN Brass moves into its new Gebze Plant with 9.000m² production area.
- TORUN Metal GmbH founded in Germany.
- Toolshop established for production of in-house cutting tools.
- First office in Europe is opened in Hannover, Germany.
Birth of A Success Story
TORUN is founded
- TORUN Brass is founded in İstanbul, TURKEY.
- First CNC Machine is installed.