HISTORY OF SOPREMA

Learn more about SOPREMA’s history in the timeline underneath.

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Acquisition De Boer NV, 7 December 2018

De Boer now under the SOPREMA umbrella

Market leader in insulation and waterproofing systems acquires Belgium-based family company.

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Grobbendonk (BE), 30 June 2017

Trainingscenter Club Expert

Opening of the brand new trainingscenter for North Europe: Club Expert.

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EU, 11 February 2016

PAVATEX

Acquisition of Pavatex – Experts in Insulation manufactured from renewable raw materials.

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EFYOS, XPS, 14 January 2016

Insulation rebrand

– EFISOL becomes EFYOS

– Launch XPS-insulation within Soprema Group

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New!, 21 August 2014

ALSAN PMMA

New ALSAN 770 PMMA liquid waterproofing and surfacing range.

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Spain, 11 July 2014

TOPOX

Acquisition of TOPOX: Extruded polystyrene

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Acquisition, 16 April 2010

EFISOL

Acquisition of EFISOL, PUR/PIR insulation manufacturer

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Italy, 22 March 2007

FLAG

Acquisition of FLAG: Expert in synthetic waterproofing

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UK, 13 December 2000

ADEXSI

Acquisition of ADEXSI: Specialised in smoke extraction.

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Paris (FR), 21 May 1997

ALSAN: Liquid Waterproofing

Development of the ALSAN liquid waterproofing range.

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Strasbourg (FR), 17 September 1992

New management

Pierre-Etienne BINDSCHEDLER, great-grandson of the founder, takes the role of CEO at SOPREMA.

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Strasbourg (FR), 24 March 1989

Launch Sopranature

Innovative solutions for green roofs

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Strasbourg( FR), 17 April 1975

Invention of the Sopralene range

First SOPREMA SBS modified bitumen membrane created. Now the best selling range from SOPREMA UK!

 

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Avignon (FR), 10 December 1941

Création of SOPREMA

Creation of SOPREMA – Société des Produits et Revètements d’Etanchéité Mammouth

“Mammoth Waterproofing Products and Coatings Company”

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Strasbourg (FR), 17 June 1909

1st Mammoth Membrane

Charles Geisen invents the 1 st <<MAMMOTH>>-membrane

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Strasbourg, 10 December 1908

Founding of the company by Charles Geisen

Charles Geisen founds ‘les Usines Alsaciennes d’Emulsion’

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Wondelgem (BE), 14 May 1870

Lummerzheim family

The Lummerzheim family started up a factory, producing the first bituminous waterproofing membranes, as we know them today.