SKIOLD since 1877

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SKIOLD history

SKIOLD was founded in 1877 in Denmark - but has grown into a large international company

SKIOLD is a Danish privately owned company. The Family Hougaard has been part of SKIOLD since 1877, and owner since 1927.

1877  SKIOLD A/S was established in 1877 as Sæby Jernstøberi og Maskinværksted (Sæby Iron Foundry and Machine Shop). During some years, it develops into a major enterprise in the region of Vendsyssel fo manufacture of steel castings.
1927 The family Hougaard takes over SKIOLD.
1938 The first stone grinding mills, vertical model, are produced, and a small amount of them exported.
1952 The company starts up production of feed mixers and hammer mills.
1988 SKIOLD datamix a/s is acquired, and the product program now includes liquid feeding systems.
1992 Development and sales of decentralised flour mills (baking flour) is initiated.
1995 The TransPork dry feeding program is launched, and the product range now also includes dry feeding systems.
2000 The Disc Mill is presented with great success at the Agromek exhibition 2000 and receives the Agromek prize 2000.
2000 Echberg Fodringssystemer (Echberg Feeding Systems) and Echberg Ventilation are acquired, adding feed dispensers and ventilation to the product program.
2002 The new FlexMix computer is introduced at the Agromek exhibition 2002.
2006 SKIOLD Echberg A/S and SKIOLD Sæby A/S merge into one company, SKIOLD A/S.
2006 SKIOLD datamix in Sweden is established.
2007 SKIOLD A/S acquires 100% of BL in Poland, which is renamed SKIOLD BL.
2007 SKIOLD International A/S is established for handling of large projects in Eastern Europe.
2008 LLC SKIOLD in Russia is established (former branch office).
2011 SKIOLD VMS in Australia is acquired by 50%.
2012 SKIOLD A/S takes over ACEMO in France.
2012 SKIOLD A/S takes over DAMAS. DAMAS is founded in 1863 by Jens Nielsen. See our 150 year anniversary book
2012 SKIOLD Qingdao in China is established.
2014 SKIOLD Ukraine is established.
2014 SKIOLD Bemvig in Spain is established.
2015 SKIOLD Vietnam is established.
2016 SKIOLD SK780 Disc mill is launched.