history

tradition and future


the falch company history has a milestone of success which is characterised by a pioneering spirit, the willingness to take risks and the desire to make changes. falch, one of the leading manufacturers of professional water jetting technology has developed from a “one man blasting company”. as a result of this, the practical background, innovation and readiness to provide a service, falch is generally one step ahead. this brings benefits such as loyalty, trust and above average growth.

company foundation

1986

achim falch founded the company ‘falch’ with approximately 5000 euros.
he developed and sold a paint roller cleaner and about 600 units were sold from house to house in this year with his first high pressure cleaner.

1988
the first high performance high pressure cleaner “wp30” had approximately 240 bar pressure.

1989 
falch had 15 employees working within his water jetting company.

1990
falch had its first trailer model “F2” with 300 bar pressure and integrated heat modules.

1992
the building was complete and the company started to operate out of here with 4000 square meters in merklingen.

1994
falch took its first steps to export products to switzerland, austria and france

1995
falch presents the T3H, the first trailer model with an integrated water tank. it had 300 bar pressure and temperature of 98°c.

1997
the first hot water jetting machine with 500 bar was created.

1999
a milestone begins with development of falch’s own pumps.

2000
an additional building was erected to increases the total area of falch to 11000 square meters. 

2003
falch continues development of various machines: T25, 2500 bar, 20 l/min. 

2005
expansion of the operational area to 23000 square metres.

 

2007
branches open in austria, hanover, portugal, switzerland and the netherlands.

2008
further expansion in merklingen adding 2600 square metres.

2009
the first cont jet with 200kw input power

2011
with water jetting-robots in the rental fleet falch offers its customers automated water jetting in whole europe

2012
falch supports more and more international major projects

2014

in blaubeuren-seissen falch builds the underground infrastructure as well as the first streets and parking places for the new factory premises with a total area of 150.000 m².

2016

the new 5000 m² development center for water jetting technology at blaubeuren-seisen is completed and inaugurated in october with 700 guests.