History

Our history

1979

Foundation of Schramm Textil-recycling GmbH & Co. KG in Espelkamp by Gerhard Schramm.
Remainders of yarn from carpet producers were purchased and cut. These fibres found use at needlefelt- and nonwoven-manufacturers as well as at spinning mills.

1984

Invest in new air jet machines for refining of carpet yarns was leading the way to a new production process.

1989

With first operation of a unique state-of-the-art six-colored multicolor BCF line the next step to more flexibility was made. A spinning plant for RAHDO® LEN polypropylene yarn.

1995

During November the restart of the production in a new building in Rahden with two spinning plants and several processing machines was possible, after a fire completely destructed the production at the beginning of the year. At the same time the company´s name changed to Schramm GmbH & Co. KG.

2002

Regular investments lead to the amplification of a special air-twist machine and started the production of RAHDO® MID polyamide yarn.

2003

The basis for today´s main products was set with the innovative development and initial operation of grass-yarn-texturizing-system. New Products: RAHDO® SPORT & RAHDO® BALL yarn.

2005

Schramm was first in doing all processes in one single step. Especially produced for Schramm, a unique state-of-the-art inline extrusion line for two-colored monofilaments enables texturizing and winding in one process.

2007

Magnification of the monofilament yarn capacity with another line.

2010

Further expansion by building a warehouse and going online with a third new high-tech extrusion line to develop production of innovative step-index-monofilament yarn.

2017

Schramm has become part of the newly formed contract manufacturing division of the Edel Group, United Works. Schramm will continue to be managed by Gerhard Schramm and Sylvia Goertz.