History

2017

50 Years of MPS WATCH

2016

Three representative organisations were appointed in the USA  to further extend the sales of microlinea products.

Underwood Sales Corporation
in Boston
covers the territory of New England

Bontrol Systems
in San Francisco
covers Northern California

Engineered Products Sales Company (EPSCO)
in Los Angeles
covers Southern California

2015

New building for MPS Décolletage in Court total 3 400 m²

2014

Takeover of Rolla Décolletage SA (ex-Roger Kobel SA) and Merge with MPS Décolletage SA

2013

Takeover of activity of Greatbatch Medical Switzerland and founding of MPS Precimed SA

 

Takeover of activity of Ceré SA in Reconvillier and merge with MPS Precimed SA

 

New Building for MPS in Bonfol, total 7 000 m²

2011

Takeover Marius Gerber SA and merge with MPS Décolletage

2010

ISO 14001:2004 certification of Environmental Management System

2009

ISO 13485:2003 certification of Medical devices - Quality Management System

2008

New building Längfeldweg 95, Biel 14 400 m² - state of the art facilities

 

Takeover of Marcel Frey SA in Court becoming MPS Décolletage SA

2005

Transfer of the smoovy® product line to Dr. Fritz Faulhaber GmbH & CO KG

2004

Implantable drug delivery pump is launched on the world market

2003

MPS Micro Precision Systems AG is founded and acquired by the FAULHABER Group


New ISO 9001:2000 certification of Quality Management System

2000

New corporate name: myonic SA

1997

Introduction of the smoovy® product range

1993

RMB obtained certification ISO 9001

1973

Introduction of the microlinea® product range

1971

Acquisition of MKL Miniature Kugellager Leutkirch by RMB

1969

RMB made history as a partner of  the Apollo mission, where its ball-bearings were part of the life support equipment used by the astronauts

1967

Construction of the production site in Bonfol (Jura, Switzerland) near the French border

1948

Invention of the first four-point contact bearing for watch Eternamatic®

1936

Founding of RMB in Biel, Switzerland