Our History is Our Philosophy
Hans Dieter Lenzen founded the company with 7 employees only, he started manufacturing at the galvanizing line 1.
The slitting line 1 was set up with an annual tonnage of 7000 t.
Tutta Wigge and Heinz Siekmann took charge of the company management after its founder Hans Dieter Lenzen deceased.
The galvanizing line II was put into operation and provided the essential basis for the total output of more than 40,000 t.
Peter Plobst joined the company as the Managing Director.
The export percentage increased to 31,5%, and 57 employees produced over 40,000 t per year.
Heinz Siekmann went into retirement. Sascha Siekmann became the new Managing Director.
Tutta Wigge went into retirement.
The electro galvanized precision steel strips were given the brand name HDL-Band and also a new brand logo..
Having purchased the galvanizing plant from Fried. Gustav Theis Kaltwalzwerke GmbH, the H. D. Lenzen Company had obtained its 2nd production site and also additional capacities.