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History

1969 Foundation by Werner Zappel in Bad Rappenau-GrombachCompany name: Zappel + Grombach = ZA + GRO

1970
Development of building machinery: hydraulic lifting jacks, band saws, tennis court rollers

1973
Shunting technology: development of railcar movers

1985
Takeover of the RIES road/rail vehicles and development of the ZAGRO road/rail technology

1995
Managing Director in second generation: Wolfgang Zappel

2006
Alliance with ZWEIWEG International GmbH & Co. KG in Leichlingen

2007
SRT Schörling Rail Tech GmbH in Sehnde becomes a new member of the ZAGRO Group

2009
Development of the ZAGRO E-MAXI series

2009
Cooperation with TERBERG Benschop

2011
SHZ Kabinen- und Karosseriebau in Backnang becomes a member of the ZAGRO Group

2012
GMEINDER LOKOMOTIVEN in Mosbach joins the ZAGRO Group

2015
GMEINDER LOKOMOTIVEN takes over the operating business of the company SHZ Kabinen- und Karosseriebau GmbH

In 2018,
the operating business of Schörling Rail Tech GmbH will be continued by ZWEIWEG International GmbH & Co. KG at the location in Sehnde