The Ravensberger Schmierstoffvertrieb GmbH was established by Habisch and Triebel in Werther specializing in Monograde Oils, Greases and industrial cleaning agents.
Registration of the brand name RAVENOL. Expansion of the product range to include industrial oils and coolants.
Introduction of multi-grade oils. Expansion of the automotive and bicycle care product ranges.
Construction and extension of the premises for the purpose of modernization and expansion of the production area.
Construction of a new warehouse and office building with adjoining second phase of construction in 1985.
Product range extended to include semi-synthetic and fully synthetic engine and gear oils. Expansion of the distribution network and the first brand re-launch.
Intensification of international sales activities. Renewed modernisation of the production area.
Expansion and modernisation of the laboratories. Investment in new equipment to optimise the production of engine oils.
Certification approval according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2000. First significant activity in global motorsport activities with racing lubricants. First appearances of the company at national and international trade fairs.
Further expansion of global business. Laboratory certification according to DIN EN / IEC 17025:2005.
Modernisation of the office and staff facilities. Certification to ISO / TS 16949:2009.
Comprehensive Brand re-launch with modernised logo and new, futuristic design and optimisation of the product.