Our history


The most important stations in our history

  • 2019
  • Market launch of hycoLAB chemical-resistant vacuum pump

    The new product line hycoLAB diaphragm pumps especially for applications with chemicals for the delivery and evacuation of aggressive solvent and acid vapours is launched.

  • Successful recertification

    Also this year, hyco Vakuumtechnik achieved the successful ISO certification.

  • 2018
  • 50th company anniversary

    Today, hyco Vakuumtechnik celebrates its 50th anniversary in the history of successful production of diaphragm and piston pumps for conveying gaseous media.

  • 2017
  • hyco Vakuumtechnik presents new catalog

    Issue 2 of the hyco catalog "Membrane and Piston Pumps for Evacuation and Compression of Gases and Vapors" appears

  • hyco delivers 100,000 pumps

    In April 2017, the 100,000th pump was produced by hyco

  • 2016
  • ISO 9001:2015 Certification

    The recertification according to ISO 9001: 2015 was awarded in June 2016.

  • Trade mark registration hyco GREENtec

    Registriation of European Union trade mark

  • 2015
  • hyco® corporate design und new website in responsive design

    hyco® Vakuumtechnik appears in the new corporate design; The new website in responsive design goes online.

  • 2014
  • brand registration in USA

    brand registration in USA in november 2014.

  • international registration hyco

    In february 2014 the international registration was the next step.

  • 2013
  • ISO recertification according to DIN ISO 9001: 2008

    The ISO recertification for 2013-2016 according to DIN ISO 9001: 2008 was awarded in May 2013.

  • 2011
  • 50,000 pump built by hyco

    In the summer of 2011, hyco will deliver the 50,000 pump to customers.

  • 2010
  • Certification according to DIN ISO 9001: 2008

    hyco Vakuumtechnik was certified on 22.09.2010 according to DIN ISO 2008.

  • 2004
  • First certification according to DIN ISO 9001: 2000

    The first certification of hyco Vakuumtechnik took place on 18.06.2004.

  • New managing director at hyco - Christian Heitzer

    Christian Heitzer is appointed to the management of hyco Vakuumtechnik GmbH as a new member.

  • 2003
  • New member Dr. Andreas Hayn at advisory board

    Dr. Andreas Hayn, sun of the founder Otto Hayn, is the new member at advisory board.

  • 2000
  • shift in production by reason of growth

    shift in production and management to Krailling (KIM) on 1.1.2000

  • 1993
  • shift in production levels to Hochstadt

    Due to the growth, production was relocated from Munich to Hochstadt on 1.1.1993.

  • 1971
  • registration brand hyco

    On 10 August 1971, the word mark hyco was registered. Since its publication in January 1972, we have been publishing hyco® with a registered trademark

  • 1968
  • foundation hyco

    In the year 1968 engineer Otto Hayn founded his company in Munich. This was the start of manufacturing pumps.