History

Facts and Figures


1972
Foundation by Rainer Ziegler

1990
Focusing on vibration and sound

1995
Dr. Hans-​​Jürgen Daams takes over ZIEGLER-​​Instruments GmbH

1995 – 2000
Focus on Squeak and Rattle, Automotive and market launch of RION vibration and sound level meters

2000 – 2005
Devel­opment of stick-​​slip test stands, construction of shaker and material laboratory

2005 – 2010
Devel­opment of acoustic test systems for functional and background noise and a method for systematic noise prevention based on CAD data.

2010 – 2012
Intro­duction of a new gener­ation of compact and more powerful shaker systems as well as new haptic test systems.

2013 – 2014
Devel­opment of the new SSP-​​04 stick-​​slip test stand. Relocation to new premises with consid­erably larger areas for testing.

2015
QM certi­fi­cation according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 as well as VDA 6.4

2016
Jens Herting and Patrick Schim­mel­bauer take over ZIEGLER-​​Instruments GmbH through a Management Buy-​​Out

2018
Intro­duction of the new stick-​​slip test stand H3P, QM certi­fi­cation according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015

2020
Market launch of the RPN calibrator during the revision of the test standard VDA 230/​206

2021
Market launch of the KOREMA first worldwide available test stand for the measurement of friction values and friction noise

2021
Founding of “Doctor Noise” Service for the analysis and elimi­nation of noise in the vehicle interior