A look in the past

2015

Currently 60% of all newly installed car safety belt production lines produced in Europe are running on RSG machines and technology

2013

New machine generation “Narrow-Matic” for fully automated sling or lashing processing

2011

Relocation to the new building in Pleidelsheimer Str. 43, Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany and company change to “RSG Automation Technics GmbH & Co. KG”

2010

New RSG patent announcements: lower bobbin changer and thread puller

2009

Introduction of the new SAT generation: The SAT Flex with CAN bus and on-site programming. New automaton developments for filter hoses and cargo security belts

2007

Delivery of first belt line automaton with complete POKA-YOKE


2006

New developments and patent applications for hot thread cutting, thread monitoring system, winder, and seat belt production automation systems for airbags and airbag belts

2005

Company change to “GmbH & Co. KG” and transfer to Dr. Andreas Ecker

2004

Automation of individual manufacturing steps for seat belt production


2003

Introduction of the Blue Line for modular automatons and the Professional Line for special automatons

2000

Sale of the 200th SAT Controller (currently about 600 on the market)

1997

Patent application – twin label dispenser


1996

New company focus: Industrial automation of manufacturing processes. Introduction of applications for home fabrics and technical textiles

1992

Development of an own control system, the SAT-Controller for automation

1983

Establishment of the company “Näh-Systeme Rombold GmbH” by Peter Rombold in Ludwigsburg-Poppenweiler