• 1973

    First production at American Magotteaux Corporation located in Pulaski, Tennessee

  • 1974

    First production at Furukawa-Magotteaux located in Iwaki, Japan

  • 1975

    Founding of Magotteaux Do Brasil Ltda,
    Sales Office


  • 1976

    Founding of Magotteaux SA located in Aubrives, France. Founding and new production line at Metalurgica Samag Limitada located in Belo Horizonte, Brasil. Production of the first bi-metal hammer.

  • 1978

    Magotteaux designs its first media
    sorting machine


  • 1979

    Founding of Magotteaux Canada SCC located in Magog, Canada

  • 1981

    Founding of Wollaston Alloys located in Boston, USA

  • 1984

    Founding of Magolux sa specialised in the production of vertical mill parts

  • 1985

    Distribution and Technical Assistance Agreement signed with Anglo American, RSA

  • 1987

    First research program around Metal Matrix Composites (ceramic inserted in cast iron alloys) which will lead to the first version of Xwin® in 1990


  • 1988

    Opening of a Dredging division at Magolux

  • 1989

    Take over of Fundición BAF SA de CV in Monterrey, Mexico (to become Magotteaux SA de CV later on)
    Take over of SLEGTEN SA (R&D). First step of a common growing research and expertise in process optimization (grinding)