CP Pumpen company history: Grown up in Switzerland

What started in 1948 as a small manufactory grew into an international company that now operates all over the world. We are proud of the progress our company has made.

As an independent Swiss pump manufacturer, CP Pumpen has been writing its own success story since 1948. Its history is marked by major changes. At the same time, we have always remained true to our principles of quality and safety.

Over all these years, many people have contributed to the history of CP with their expertise and passion.

CP Pumpen and its milestones

1948

Foundation of «Chemie Pumpenbau AG»

1980

Foundation of «CP Pumpen AG»

1991

Foundation of the subsidiary «CP Pumpen GmbH» in Hockenheim (Germany)

1996

Certification in accordance with ISO 9001

1999

Installation of a modern ERP system to increase the efficiency of handling orders

2000

Improvement to the customer service by enlarging the company premises to an area of 4 500 m2 including a warehouse with over 6 000 different tools

2001

Increase in production capacity by installing 5-axis CNC machines

2008

Focus on mission and values, marketing department established

2008

Intensification of energy-efficient products and services

2012

Rebranding «CP Pump Systems»

2016

Relocation of CP Pumpen GmbH from Hockenheim to Mannheim

2017

Foundation of the subsidiary "CP Pompes SAS" in Strasbourg (France)

2018

70-year anniversary of CP Pumpen AG

2019

Service partner network set up in Germany

CP Pumpen – there is a lot more to tell

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