|history : 1958 - 1964 Opening of branches in Germany, France and the Netherlands|
Delivery of the first CGI Gear couplings.
The first High Speed couplings for turbines.
Launch of Escogear FST range.
Various contracts for supplying the esco Gear couplings to the steel industry: Posco, Cockerill, Voest Alpine, Clecim, Davy united, Mannesmann, Demag, Phenix Works, Hoogovens, Usinor, Piombino, etc .
Contract with General Electric (usa) for the supply of couplings for the first gas pipeline from Siberia to western Europe.
Start of the collaboration with Renault sport and entrance to the world of formula 1.
Launching of the Escodisc coupling, designed for infinite life": Esco's answer to the demand from the market for a maintenance-free coupling, that is environmentally-friendly and no longer requires lubrication.
Order received for the first Escogear FTR couplings from ALSTOM for double-decker trains, followed by deliveries to underground trains and high-speed trains worldwide.
The first high speed / high performance Escodisc is delivered to Alstom heavy duty gas turbines (france).
ISO 9001 certification.
Escodisc is specified to drive the pumps in a project for a refinery to be build in suriname. projects for Shell, Bp, Fina Belgian refining follow.
Introduction of new ranges of Escodisc couplings. Esco renews its ISO 9001 certificate.
Esco becomes major IDP Flowserve supplier. Introduction of a NEW ranges of Escogear couplings.
Introduction of several NEW Elastomeric couplings.
Extension of our production facilities in Diegem/Brussels.
Engineering and manufacturing of a new range of Escodisc couplings for windmills, with an unique (and protected) EIOS torque overload protection system.