History of Universal Hydraulik
1983 Foundation of Universal Hydraulik GmbH in Frankfurt am Main by Ralf Uhl.
1986 Worldwide representative for Racine (except for the USA) from Bosch, USA
1992 Representative for Thermal Transfer Products, USA (Europe and Middle East)
1993 Acquired first headquarters in Neu-Anspach in Frankfurt am Main.
1996 Expansion of production hall in Neu-Anspach
1999 New warehouse in Neu-Anspach
2001 Expansion of office building in Neu-Anspach
2002 The production of heat exchangers starts in Czech Republic (Universal Hydraulik CZ s.r.o.).
2003 The production of oil air coolers starts in Neu-Anspach, Germany.
2005 A new and bigger production facility was bought in Putim, Czech Republic.
2006 Presentation of a new oil water heat exchanger series (UKC-G) for gear manufacturers
2009 Presentation of a new oil water heat exchanger series (SCM) and start of the EKM-production.
2011 Further expansion of production facility in Putim and Neu-Anspach. Presentation of extended product range series EKM.
2014 Expansion of the offices in Neu-Anspach and new production facility added in the Czech Republic. Founding of Universal Hydraulik-USA Corp. in Perrysburg-Ohio.
2016 New building in Neu-Anspach (2nd warehouse) Purchase of property (3.500m2) in Neu-Anspach
2017 Expansion of the oil water heat exchanger series (SCM, SCM-FS, CKM und CKM-FS), size of 4000 Expansion of production facility in Perrysburg, Ohio – USA
2018 Expansion of the production area of Universal Hydraulik CZ s.r.o. (2nd hall)
2019 Doubling the warehouse and expanding our research & development capabilties in Neu-Anspach, Germany.
2020 Founder Ralf Uhl celebrates his 80th birthday
2021 After 37 years of successful management Ralf Uhl, has transferred the sole management to his son Michael Uhl as of 1.1.2021.
2021/22 Doubling of the warehouse and thus expansion of the warehouse, air cooler production, plant engineering and new establishment of a research & development department in Neu-Anspach.
2022 Establishment of own CNC production at Universal Hydraulik CZ s.r.o.
2023/24 Expansion of the production area of Universal Hydraulik CZ s.r.o. (3rd hall)