Founded as a kind of garage start-up by graduate engineers Ulrich and Manfred Berens, over the years CB Chemie und Biotechnologie has developed into an internationally operating enterprise with approx. 70 employees in Germany. Branch offices and production sites have been established in Europe and the world; the distribution network in Germany has been expanded continuously. The company’s constant presence at domestic and international trade fairs and exhibitions also helps promote innovative reactions to ideas and markets.
As of 2010, CB Chemie is now called Bio-Circle Surface Technology GmbH. Against the backdrop of our internationally oriented corporate strategy the change of name enables us to design and strengthen our know-how globally.
Foundation of CB Chemie und Biotechnologie GmbH in Verl by graduate engineers Ulrich und Manfred Berensunder the name of Ingenieurbüro für Chemie und Biotechnologie.
The first employees are hired for production and office
BIO-CHEM becomes the brand name for the manufactured products
The first employees are hired for sales and marketing
Change of the company’s name into CB Chemie und Biotechnologie GmbH
Erection of the company building in Berensweg in Gütersloh
Establishment of branch offices in Gmunden, Austria, and Rotkreuz, Switzerland
Commencement of business at the production sites in Montreal, Canada, and São Paulo, Brazil.
These production sites supply the North- and South American market
Expansion of the production area and the office building
Commencement of business at the production site in Istanbul, Turkey.
This production site supplies the market in Turkey and Iran.
bio-chem Surface Technology is registered as a Word picture mark with the German Patent- and Brand Office
Foundation of the branch office in Katowice, Poland
Commencement of business at the production site in Coimbatore, India.
This production site supplies the market in India and the United Arab Emirates.
Foundation of the branch establishments in Targu Secuiesc/Romania and Brno/Czech Republic.
Takeover of SEPRO Umwelttechnik Handelsgesellschaft m.b.H & Co.KG by CB Chemie und Biotechnologie Ges.m.b.H. in Austria, and foundation of bio-chem SEPRO Surface Technology GmbH in Linz.
The company name of CB Chemie und Biotechnologie GmbH was changed to Bio-Circle Surface Technology GmbH.
25th anniversary of the company
2012 Establishment of branch offices in Madrid, Spain, Moscow, Russia, and Dubai, UAE.