Traditional company with a century of experience
In 1880 Josef Munk and Matthias Schmitz founded the “Offene Handelsgesellschaft Munk & Schmitz”. The production consisted mainly of building ornaments and beer fittings as well as gas and water pipe articles.
Munk + Schmitz 1898
In 1918 the company moved to a larger site and built a new factory, which included a boiler shop, coppersmith’s shop, aluminium shop, sheet metal welding shop and machine factory.
Munk + Schmitz 1968
In the 1960s, the triumphal march of the steel tanks lined with Munkadur® for beer, wine and sparkling wine production began. At the same time, the division for the production of sandblasting systems was established.
Munk + Schmitz today
Based on the experience and knowledge of more than 100 years, Munk + Schmitz today offers offers a wide range of specialized equipment and services in the field of surface technology. Learn more about the history of Munk + Schmitz in our company profile.
Our most important products and services include:
Our international customers have helped us to raise export sales to about 50% of our total business. With partners in the USA, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Russia, South Africa, Singapore and Taiwan we are able to service world-wide markets.
Our license partners for Munkadur® Tank Linings:
- Great River Industries (North and Central America)
- Landaluce (Spain, Argentinia)
- Emplast (South Africa)
Company & Quality Management
Our primary goals are the satisfaction of our customers and employees as well as the conservation of natural resources in the production and use of our products.