BBA AG Magnets Company history

Company development


1962/1977 (Paul Berger, Magnet technics / Berger & Bachmann AG)


Engineering, fabrication (external), assembly and distribution of magnets and magnet systems



Year event
2018 Certification according to ISO 9001:2015
2011 50th Company anniversary
2008 Succession plan MBO
2006 Certification according to ISO 9001:2008
2005 Spin-off of cooler division from BBA AG
1996 MBO and name change to BBA AG
1992 Move to the new production and office building at Schachenallee 29 in Aarau
1983 Integration of all business units into Berger & Bachmann AG, Buchs
1982 Development of first belt cooler
1977 Acquisition of CH / FL representation of Berndorf conveyor and processing belts
1977 Foundation of Berger & Bachmann AG, for the field of "blasting abrasives"
1975 Out sourced production of magnet systems
1969 Move to the new production and office building at Bolimattstrasse 6 in Buchs
1968 Foundation of Paul Berger AG, Buchs
1964 In-house production of our first magnet systems in the company Paul Berger, Magnet technics in Buchs/AG
1962 Development of first magnet systems by Paul Berger
1961 Founding of the trading department "blasting agent" by Hans and Paul Berger in the 1892/1951 founded company Berger AG in Augst. Start trading of magnetic products