Jointly. Work.

Good things can only be achieved together. This is how we started decades ago and it is the path we will keep following. This is applied to our product’s production and especially to our work with you, our customers and partners.

History

Surfacing the future

Elesgo Key Visual
1992
Elesgo
1992 saw the invention of Elesgo ® the light of day  - ur process for applying decorative layers to a substrate to develop perfect surfaces for your products.
1992
1993
Electron beam hardening
Merely one year later, in 1993, we were able to take our first own EBC machine into operation at our location in Oberhausen. This was the starting point for surface production and our customers in the laminate flooring industry familiar were supplied with the first   Elesgo surfaces. .
1993
1995
DTS Systemoberflächen GmbH
Wilhelm Taubert and Dirk Dammers founded Dammers-Taubert-Systemoberflächen ltd. in 1995, or simply DTS. At the same time, the construction of the production site in Möckern started.
1995
1996
Machine 1
After one year of construction, the production of our Elesgo  surfaces started in Möckern. Starting in 1996, EBC Machine 1 took up production of Elesgo surfaces with the width up to 1,450 mm.
1996
1998
Doors & Frames
The research and development team was able to further develop the EBC technology in 1998. So, additionally to surface for laminate flooring, surface for doors and frames have been added to the product portfolio.
1998
1999
Furniture surfaces
To ensure that the furniture matched the new Elesgo   "doors the first furniture surfaces could be offered "  "Later, the first"  Surfaces for furniture are offered.
1999
2000
High gloss & window sill
We started the new millennium with a worldwide novelty in our production - the first high-gloss and highly scratch-resistant laminate flooring surfaces ran over the roll in our factory. In addition, our product portfolio was expanded to include surfaces for window sills.
2000
2002
Machine 2
With the numerous innovations and product expansions, our production was expanded and Machine 2 started producing surfaces in 2002. Now it was possible to produce surfaces with a working wide up to 1,600 mm.
2002
2005
Worktops
The special durability and scratch-resistance, in addition to the optical and haptic characteristics of the Elesgo surfaces, are also suitable for worktops. As a result, the product portfolio had a further area of application from 2005 onwards.
2005
2006
External facades
The research and development team had added another area of application with the expansion of surfaces for exterior facades in 2008.
2006
2007
Customised surfaces
Since 2007, with the commissioning of the cutting and wrapping machine it was possible to customise the surfaces to our customers wishes even more.
2007
2008
Machine 3
More and more satisfied buyers could be counted among the permanent customers. To cope with the growing demands, the production site in Möckern has been expanded. So in 2008, Maschine 3 has been brought into production well as an autonom high-rise warehouse as been build to offer additional storage space.
2008
2009
Laboratory tables
The further development of the technology resulted in new, additional characteristics: for example, resistance to chemicals. So in 2009, the production of specific laboratory worktop surfaces began.
2009
2013
Release Film
With the creation of the release papers and texturing agents in 2013, the laminate industry was presented with a product that can be used multiple times in their presses. A great alternative for expensive press plates in quick structure changes.
2013
2015
clean touch
Cleanliness everywhere it is needed. The clean touch surface was launched in 2015 and revolutionised the world of surfaces.
2015
2017
Peacock Collection
The Peacock Collection, the first own colour collection, was developed in 2017, offered to every customer in a wide variety of quantities.
2017
2018
Machine 3.1 & Headquarter
Machine 3 was upgraded, rebuilt and expanded over a period of two years. Since then, it can produce surface with a working width up to 1,650 mm and has had its second-first production day. Moreover in 2018, the company's headquarters moved to Wesel.
2018