1.  Foundation of the company
     as a contract blasting and coating provider and Sales-Office for former Schlick-Group under the name of Schlick Chemnitz Engineering.
  2. Construction
    of a production complex with office building in Mühlau near Chemnitz.
    Renaming of the company to SLF Oberflächentechnik GmbH
  3. Sale
    of Schlick-Group to US Filter Corp. (Schlick Chemnitz Engineering was not sold)
  4. Renaming
    of the company to SLF Oberflächentechnik GmbH
    Renaming of the company to SLF Oberflächentechnik GmbH
  5. Foundation
    of a branch in Western Germany: Move-in into parts of the AGTOS building in Emsdetten.
    Foundation of a branch in Western Germany: Move-in into parts of the AGTOS building in Emsdetten.
  6. First large-scale plant
    for rail vehicles goes into operation (Siemens plant in Krefeld)
     First large-scale plant for rail vehicles goes into operation (Siemens plant in Krefeld)
  7. Relocation
    into the former Schlick plant in Greven-Reckenfeld, 50th employee is hired.
    Relocation of SLF to Greven
  8. First order 
    in company history from South America, the 75th employee is hired.
    First SLF order froM South America
  9. First order
    in SLF's history from China, first plant expansion at Mühlau site.
    First SLF order from China
  10. Market introduction
    of media blast robot ReCo-Blaster®, up to now largest contract in company history (Siemens in Vienna).
    Largest SLF order Siemens Vienna
  11. Market introduction
    of DARC®-technique, expansion of logistics space at Greven-Reckenfeld plant.
    Powder coat enamelling furnace with DARC®-technique
  12. Second plant expansion
    at Mühlau site, the 100th employee is hired, groundbreaking ceremony for the new headquarters in Emsdetten.
    Groundbreaking ceremony for new SLF headfquarters
  13. 25th anniversary
     
  14. Relocation
    to new headquarters, introduction of the new SLF logo and launch of the new SLF website.
    Relocation to new SLF headquarters