the company was founded by Josef Russig as small art foundry and smithery. Three years later the production of conveying equipment, wear parts, elevator buckets and screw flights began.
his son Erhard Russig joined the newly founded partnership. Josef Russig Maschinenfabrik OHG now manufactures mechanical conveying equipment only.
the registered office moved to the industrial estate Siemensstraße and the company was renamed to Erhard Russig Fördertechnik.
Jörg Russig joined the company as a commercial director
Carsten Russig joined the company as a technical director.
Russig could look back on 50 years of company history in Beckum.
Frank Russig joined the company as the head of production and engineering.
the company moved to new administration and production buildings. The new registered office is in the industrial estate „Auf dem Tigge“. The company’s name now is Russig Fördertechnik GmbH & Co. KG.
another workshop has been built on the company’s premises, to meet the growing demand for Russig products.
in its 65th year the company has been taken over by the third generation Frank, Carsten, and Jörg Russig.