In cooperation with weaving mills DERIX has made a name for itself as a competent consultant and manufacturer of textile machine accessories for more than 150 years for individual service and best quality.
In a worldwide market, we see our strength in the fast implementation of even special customer requests into high quality products.
Through innovative developments, rapid project planning and long-term cooperation with our customers, we see our opportunity in constant technological progress.
25 Agencies worldwide
Expansion of capacity for PMC – Breitwebschäfte
Acquisition of the weaving reed manufacturer Debruyne Weefbenodigdheden NV, Belgien
Dr. PETER STOCKMANN joins the company, adapts to high-tech requirements, expands the worldwide network of representatives, builds up new production capacity, takes over various local weaving reed manufacturers and acquires stakes in textile machinery companies
Dr RAINER STOCKMANN joins the company, continuous technical development and orientation of the company towards growing export business. Cooperation with machine manufacturers and research institutes, leading membership in international standards committees.
Entry of FRANZ KÖNNES, post-war reconstruction and start of heald frame production, development from wood to aluminum and steel production, purchase of modern machinery and licenses for the production of reeds, healds, drop wires and heald frames. Development of all articles according to the technical progress.
Purchase of the first SPALECK reed binding machine for the production of weaving reeds
Son RICHARD DERIX joins the company and purchases the first machines for the production of healds
Founded in Grefrath by master reedmaker HEINRICH DERIX, production of weaving reeds for local weaving mills