2016

Deep Emotions product launch: Profound Wood grain - smooth surface

2015

Contour floor bevel product launch – the flooring with the continuously surfaced bevel

2014

PanO’Flex product launch
Opening of design centre in Moers

2013

3D panels production launch

2012

Luxury Wall product launch
Produkterweiterung Wellness floor Langdiele V4 XXL

2011

Cinewall object product launch
Product expansion of Wellness flooring Maxi V5 with double finish surface

2010

Product expansion of Wellness floor with V joint as long and short boards

2009

HDM's 50th birthday, Product launch of Superglanz flooring as short boards with circumferential and middle V-joint Product launch of Cinewall®

2008

Product launch of Master-Range - elements for wall and ceiling with "sharp" edges
Product launch of Superglanz flooring with rounded edges

2007

Wellness flooring product launch – extra-sensitive, the first flooring for the health-conscious.
Large extension to the DTS company in Möckern: construction of production facilities, storage and logistic halls

2006

Product launch of Favorite floor with the patented S-profile developed by Dirk Dammers

2005

Product launch of Aqua floor

2004

Opening of the new design centre at the HDM premises in Möckern, near Magdeburg

2003

Dirk Dammers invents the "Fit-fix" fast mounting system for panels (patented)
Product launches of the ELESGO® products Country floor, ELESGO®T.O.P.S. and flair fronts
Opening of the design centre at the HDM premises in Moers

2002

Expansion of the production line for the "Wellness flooring" system
Processing centre for ELESGO® flair fronts
High-performance processing plant for ELESGO® laminate flooring in Möckern
Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001: 2000 for HDM GmbH

2001

Expansion of the manufacture of ELESGO® flooring in Möckern
Introduction of ELESGO® flex® (HDM Belgium)
Introduction of ELESGO® PanO´flair®

2000

Creation of the company Dammers Holzwerkstoffe GmbH for specialist trading
Introduction of ELESGO®Superglanz flooring
New production line for ELESGO® furniture fronts does into operation (plant 2)

1999

Laying the foundations of the MDF Varioboard plant in Magdeburg (28. January), "first board" on 9 December Purchase of the new HDM management premises

1998

Expansion of production in Moers with a production line for ELESGO® floors with a capacity of 25.000 m² per day
Commissioning of the exports logistics centre
Creation of HDM Scandinavia

1997

Start of construction for the expansion of the management building
New construction of a logistics centre with 15.000 m² of floor space
New construction of a 6000 m² storage warehouse (plant 2)
Commissioning of the DTS plant in Möckern for the manufacture of ELESGO® laminates

1996

Acquisition of Osmann GmbH in Oberhausen
Creation of HDM England
Laying the foundations of the Möckern (DTS) premises

1995

Expansion of the HDM production in Möckern through a production line for ELESGO® flooring
Creation of HDM France

1994

Initial commissioning of the HDM plant in Möckern (near Magdeburg)
Research and development of the ELESGO® surfaces by Wilhelm Taubert and Dirk Dammers
Production of the first Original ELESGO® laminate in the Oberhausen laboratory

1993

Relocation of the production of coated skirting (UMA® -skirting) to new and larger production premises (plant 2)

1992

Dirk Dammers invents the laminate system ELESGO®. Further panel capacities are put into operation

1990

Arnold Dammers personally intensifies activities in Russia and invests further in Archangelsk

1989

Creation of HDM Belgium
Plant 2, the production for the manufacture of glued timber boards is opened in Moers
Creation of Andy Holzprodukte GmbH (wood products)
Dirk Dammers joins the company

1987

Creation HDM Netherlands

1985

New panel systems were put into operation

1978

Arnold Dammers invents a decorative coated strip (UMA® panel)

1977

Creation of HDM (Holz-Dammers Moers) GmbH

1968

Arnold Dammers invents the design-coated panels with two-sided loose tongues for mounting on walls and ceilings. Arnold Dammers invents the decorative coated skirting (UMA® -skirting)

1965

Further investment in the production of furniture components

1961

Production of shelving and flat-pack furniture.

1958

Arnold Dammers starts up his business