Artisan Ernst Lochmann started making trailers, winches, canopies, sprayers etc. at his forge in Tisens.
Production is relocated to the new factory in Vilpian, where industrial manufacture of agricultural machinery begins.
Ernst’s three sons, Gerhard, Erich and Hubert Lochmann, enter their father’s business.
LOCHMANN KABINEN GmbH is established and the eldest son, Gerhard Lochmann, takes over the tractor cab division.
Tractor cab production is relocated to Truden.
Hubert Lochmann takes over the crop protection equipment division and begins specialising in this. Erich Lochmann, on the other hand, specialises in trailers, manure spreaders, slurry tankers and winches.
LOCHMANN Plantatec GmbH is established and specialises exclusively in developing crop protection products.
Production of crop protection equipment shifts to the new factory in Nals.
Production hall in Nals is expanded.