Quality Made From Tradition


1949

Foundation of Alfred M. Meinert GmbH in Esslingen/Wäldenbronn.

1967

Relocation of the company to Ostfildern.

1978

Business succession by sons Rolf and Jürgen Meinert.

1995

Foundation of ARCUS Kabelkonfektionierung GmbH by Burkhard Schmidt und Rolf Meinert in Herborn/Hessen with the aim of producing cable harnesses for the Domestic Appliance Industry at a high technical standard.

The location of the administration is Ostfildern near Stuttgart, together with the associate company Alfred M. Meinert GmbH.

1996

For the time being ARCUS has just been a lengthen workbench of Electrolux. To be in close proximity to our customers we rented an assembly shop by 1.800 sqm of usable floor-space at the area of Electrolux in Herborn.

2001

Due to the good performance the company was able to move in a bigger and more modern building with a capacity of 3.800 sqm.

2003

After continuous growth in past years, ARCUS/MEINERT operates with 100 employees. Its main market is the Domestic Appliance Industry in Germany, but the company also serves clients in Europe.

2004

The head office and production site in Ostfildern is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. 

Alfred M. Meinert GmbH takes over its long lasting Polish supplier TZK. By the establishment of the affiliated company MEINERT Sp. z o.o. signal lamps, neon assemblies and cable harnesses are also produced at our new Polish production site.

2005

ARCUS/MEINERT is a dedicated service provider, whose aim is to provide an exemplary service and outstanding quality in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. The quality management system in Herborn has been certified this year.

2007

Certification of the quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 at MEINERT Sp. z o.o. in Jelenia Gora. Change of company name Alfred M. Meinert GmbH in ARCUS components GmbH. Establishment of the common website www.arcus-comp.com. Stephan Meinert is appointed to the management board at MEINERT Sp. z o.o.

2009

60-year anniversary of our company and expansion of the Polish site to 1.000 sqm.

2010

Moving into new production building in Jelenia Gora, Poland. Investment in further KOMAX Zeta harness machines at Herborn production site.

2011

Expansion of floor space in Jelenia Gora up to 2.000 sqm.

Stephan Meinert becomes managing partner of ARCUS Kabelkonfektionierung GmbH.

2012

Further shift of cable cutting machines and injection molding dept. to Poland. 

2013

Planned expansion of office floor space in Ostfildern.

 

2015

Expansion of floor space in Jelenia Gora up to 3.500 sqm.