Coutinho Eisenhandel GmbH, Düsseldorf is founded. It is a subsidiary of Coutinho, Caro & Co., Hamburg.
The warehouse in Mülheim an der Ruhr is built.
Halls 1 - 3 of the northern warehouse are built away from the former company premises (southern warehouse).
Hall 4 of the northern warehouse is completed.
The company is rebranded Ancofer Stahlhandel GmbH (AN=Andreas, CO=Coutinho, FER=Ferrum).
The Usinor Sacilor Group acquires a majority shares of Ancofer.
Ancofer acquires all shares of Friedrich W. Markmann GmbH. The flamecutting operations are installed in both of Markmann's halls.
Halls 5 and 6 of the nothern warehouse and the office building are completed. The company moves to the Rheinstrasse.
The public limited company of Dillinger Hüttenwerke acquires 90 % of Ancofer's shares from various companies of the Usinor Group.
Two new bays are built for flamecutting operations.
The Bremen sales office is opened.
The hollow sections are moved to a separate warehouse in the Port of Duisburg.
|2017||A new warehouse for plates is set up in Regensburg.|
|2017||Warehouse 4 is statically reinforned and equipped with a new indoor crane and a 25-tons unloading crane. The crane track on the dock is extended so that ships with up to 3,000 tons cargo capacity dan be unloaded.|
|2017||The public limited company of Dillinger Hüttenwerke acquires the last 10% of shares and now holds a 100% share of Ancofer.|