1900 - Foundation ''Philips Machinefabrieken''
The company was founded in 1900 as Philips Machinefabrieken. We now have more than 100 years’ experience of developing and manufacturing advanced production equipment.
1980 - Growth in the Science & Industry sector
With the growth of Philips’ activities in the Science & Industry sector, the company developed into a production partner for mechatronic systems. Relationships with current OEM companies such as ASML and Philips Healthcare date from this Philips period.
1990 - Global
Philips Machinefabrieken developed into a global player offering integrated solutions to Philips and other customers internationally.
2000 - Creation of Philips Enabling Technologies Group
The company name was changed to Philips Enabling Technologies Group.