A word in the dictionary is now obsolete
- 1980 Foundation of Surmetal by Dipl. Chem. E. Horvath and Mr. P. Baerle
- 1982 License contract with Iwatani International Corporation Osaka, Japan for the construction of CVD Units for the Japanese market
- 1995 Installation of in house Service Coating Equipment
- 2002 Back to the Roots, Foundation of Surmetal AG, independent Swiss Company
- 2012 Acquisition of the company by Martin Schmid, former Gen. Mgr.
- 2016 Relocation of company to Kuettigen