Sinsheim, 6th July 2012 – In 1952, Richard and Elfriede Gebhardt established a company in Berwangen. At this time, it was surely not predictable, that in the following decades this would develop to an innovative company which nowadays delivers latest conveyor systems worldwide and is one of the leaders in its sector. After Richard Gebhardt lost his life in a tragic accident, his wife Elfriede took over the company management and she was further developing GEBHARDT nearly three decades with success.
Since 1966, the company in Sinsheim at the Neulandstraße has continually developed and is with approx. 300 employees the head office. With the managing partner Fritz Gebhardt and his son Marco as managing director the future for the medium-sized company is ensured. Therefore, both of them said a big thanks to the employees at the jubilee celebration. Mayor Albrecht fully endorsed the statement of the company’s management and expressed that Gebhardt-Fördertechnik is a very significant employer for the city Sinsheim. So all of the 600 guests had good reason to celebrate a great party and a special surprise was the existence of a by Gebhardt sponsored race Porsche with its driver Sadoon Al-Kuwari from Katar.