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History

Early Years

1932

Company originally founded as Drehsen & Dreesbach in 1932.

1960-1980

1961

In 1961, the Bikoma company was founded as a producer of special machinery for the hygiene and paper industries.

Bikoma Founders

 


1979

Bikoma delivers machine number 1,000.

Old Bikoma Machine 2

1980-2000

1997

After achieving success and establishing a global market, the company was converted into Bikoma GmbH.

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1999

The first DEDE 400 machine is produced.

HistoricDEDE400

2000-Present

2011

A new alliance was formed between Bikoma and Curt G. Joa, Inc., allowing the two companies to share technology and market information.

Handschlag Gene Kiela


2015

Bikoma officially became a "Joa Company". Now 100 percent owned by Curt G. Joa, Inc., Bikoma can utilize a global network of engineers and technicians, improving development, service and increasing its global market.

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