1961

Foundation

Foundation of Bungard Elektronik in Leverkusen (BEL) by Heinz Bungard, the father of the current CEO Jürgen Bungard. Heinz Bungard started as a radio and TV repair shop. His business idea is to presensitize the PCBs with a foto-sensitive resist and thus overcome the complicating screen printing method.

1961

1971

Bungard Elektronik moves to Windeck Rosbach

Bungard Elektronik moves to Windeck Rosbach, total number of customers at that time: 3500, mainly in Germany and Belgium, Holland, France, Switzerland and Austria.

1986

Jürgen and Dietmar Bungard enter the company.

Jürgen Bungard as sales manager, Dietmar Bungard as technical manager.

1986

1987

Developing a CNC machine

Jürgen and Dietmar decide to develop a CNC machine in cooperation with the FRAUNHOFER INSTITUT.

1988

CNC prototypes

CNC prototypes are launched into 3 test plants to collect experience.

1988

1989

Sales of CNC systems starts

Sales of CNC systems starts and Bungard implements full turn key labs for PCB production via 59 resellers throughout the world.

1994

New CEO

Helga Bungard takes over the business.

1994

2001

Foundation of Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG

Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG is found and Jürgen and Dietmar Bungard become 25% shareholders plus managing directors.

2007

Jürgen Bungard becomes general director

Death of Dietmar Bungard. Jürgen Bungard becomes general director of Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG.

2007

2008

Mrs. Helga Bungard resigns

Mrs. Helga Bungard resigns. Mr. Claus Menzel joins the technical and Mr. Hans Poppek the sales support team.

2009

Death of Helga Bungard

Mrs. Nolden rejoins the company.

2009

2011

50 years of success

Bungard Elektronik celebrates its 50th anniversary and 50 years of success in the international PCB market and is about to welcome the 19.000 customer!

2012

Building new logistics center

Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG starts building a logistics center in Windeck

2012

2013

New Logistic Center opens in Windeck

2014

Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG purchases former competitor

Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG purchases former competitor www.welisch.de in order to have more capacity and more resources in Windeck

2014

2014

more than 22.000 end customers world wide

Bungard Elektronik GmbH & Co KG is facing 53 years of success in the international PCB market and is having 22.000 end customers world wide and representatives in 65 countries of the world

2014

The new Bungard research and development center Ltd.

In January 2014 Bungard Elektronik founded the new BUNGARD Research and Development Center and purchased in February a small construction company for customized machines in a close by location. This purchase enlarged the company with 2500 m² and the production and development area with 600m².

2014

2016

Online-Shop

The Bungard-Online-Shop for consumables and components launched for german customers.

2019

Family business

Lucie Bungard completes her training successfully and is now a member of the customer-care team.

2019