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2019

FebruaryDelivery of the first gas-tight dampers.
February
Approval of the reasearch project "Project Execution Governance - PEG"
                                     
2018

AugustApplying for a research project on the "Project Execution Governance - PEG" together with the Wideburg Solutions GmbH &Co.KG. and  the Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Informationsmanagement of Julius-Maximailians-Universität Würzbrug in the framework of the funding program IuK-Bayern, of the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affaris.
JanuaryStart of the development of the gas-thight damper.
2016



The itCC is an association of companies experienced in plant manufacturing with the goal of making the implementation of complex projects more efficient, economic and, above all, less risky. As despite the continuously growing experience in working with large complex projects in the market and the increasing support of digital technologies, lon-term and even chaotic building sites still occur.
2015


First components with the own Brand

Design and manufacturing of air-water heat exchangers according to the specifications of old nuclear technologiy for use in nuclear power plants

Certification of HaWig Luft- und Klimatechnik GmbH (ventilation and air conditioning systems) according to SCC**

Integration of the HaWig Luft- und Klimatechnik GmbH located in Erlangen into the headquarters in Heroldsbach.

The projects covering several units can be implemented more quickly and efficiently in a shorter way.
2014


Certification of HaWig Luft- und Klimatechnik GmbH (ventilation and air conditioning systems) according to ISO 9001:2008.

March
Purchasing of HaWig Luft- und Klimatechnik

Purchasing K&W Luft- und Klimatechnik GmbH and integrating it into the HaWig Group under a new name HaWig Luft- und Klimatechnik GmbH, HaWig created a one more support for servicing and installation of ventilation and air conditioning systems.

In order to ensure our very high quality standards, the new subsidiary of HaWig was integrated into our quality management system and was certified by TÜV according to DIN ISO 9001:2008 already on 23/04/2014. The safety management system SCC** has also been implemented and will be certified during the next external TÜV audit.

This development also gives the following advantages.

  • Higher flexibility
  • Training of skilled workers and specialists carried out inside the company
  • Minimising of risks
  • Use of synergy in HaWig Group
  • Meeting of rising quality requirements
  • A higher real net output ratio

As a reliable and experienced partner, HaWig Luft- und Klimatechnik GmbH - with the office in Erlangen -  offers the following services from a single source.

  • Installation and servicing of ventilation, heating and air conditioning systems
  • Humidification and dehumidification
  • Control and regulation
  • Controlled ventilation of apartments
  • treatment of asbestos and old mineral wool
  • Hygiene inspection of ventilation and air conditioning systems
  • Air flow and quality measurements
2011

Jun

Newspaper article

Even medium-sized companies have to undertake precautions against risk thus avoiding problems and protecting business

Source: Wirtschaftswoche, No. 22, 30/05/2011

MaiCertification accroding to SCC** safety is a priority

Based on this motto, the company has undertaken to pursue the top level safty, health and environmental policy using the appropriate measures for employee awareness and training.

2010

August

HaWig interview for the Financial Times, Germany,
the Enable (magazine for entrepreneurs)

Open points in risk management
Using ISO 31000, companies guard themselves against risks and hope to gain more orders. But it is unclear how to implement this standard.

Harald Wideburg knows how to handle risks. Wideburg is the head of HaWig Group of companies, which supplies industrial plants with heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems worldwide. There are many nuclear power plants among them, where securtiy issues are taken very seriously. For example, Wideburg's people must test, whether their pipe supports are earthquake-proof. Even the welder who will later fix these supports must prove his qualification - in addition, HaWig's customers check the seriousness of the organization that has accepted the tests.

It was more difficult for Wideburg, when his customers also required guaranties in other areas, for example, regarding the finance. One large customer wanted to make the subsequent large order only if Wideburg could provide a guarantor. Such who would ensure that the work would continue, if HaWig had financial difficulties. At that time, the company with 70 employees generated most of its revenues only from this one customer. Wideburg had no guarantor, and did not get the order. "The customer prepared the risk balance and came to the conclusion that we, perhaps, overestimated our forces", says Wideburg. That shall not happen again, the head of the group made the decision. His formula consists of three letters and five digits: ISO 31.000. Just as ISO 9001 has become the standard in quality management, the mark for risk management. "This is a signal to show potential customers: Look, we are prepared in an exemplary manner", says Wideburg.

The standard developers are self-confident...

2009


Implementation of a risk management system (RMS) in the 3rd quarter of 2009 and subsequent certification by TÜV SÜD in April 2010 according to ONR 49001 / ISO 31000.


Implementation and certification of additional methodological instructions (AMI) according to KTA 1401 rules.


HaWig Innovative Versorgungstechnik GmbH (innovative building technologies) was founded on the basis of the individual company HaWig Innovative Versorgungstechnik.

July
HaWig was Awareded the Title "Top Supplier of AREVA)

"The power engineering company AREVA in Berlin awarded the title "Top Supplier of AREVA" to its 141 suppliers from Germany. In this was, AREVA emphasises its solidarity with the partner. Among the winners, there was the company, e.g. electrical cabinets for control equipment, and the company HaWig Industrial Engineering from Heroldsbach. It designs, develops and manufacture equipment and components for ventilation and air conditioning system in nuclear power plants and other requirement for heavy industries. The receipt of the quality seal is related to the fulfilment of various criteria, such as quality, competetiveness an innovation ot the business relations.

Source: Nordbayerische Nachrichten; 20/07/2009
         Top AREVA Lieferant - Bild
Mainew otic of HaWig Heroldsbach
After several months of construction, the extension is completed. With the additional workplaces and a meeting room equipped with state-of-the-art technology, we are now prepared for the challenges of the future.

2008


HaWig Heroldsbach expands its office space to meet the growing demands.
2006


Implementation of a standardised quality management system and the first certification of HaWig company according to ISO 9001:2008.

2005


Founding of HaWig GmbH with international plant manufacturing as the main activity

In order to avoid making continuous excuses to banks while being an independent plant manufacturer, it was important to the founder Harald Wideburg to establish the plant manufacturing company without a borrowed capital. The businessman was able to generate the necessary capital and to gain the trust of customers by starting as an independent designer and founding HaWig GmbH in 2005. The risk management system maintained the confidence of international customers.

1998


Founding of HaWig Innovative Versorgungstechnik

On 17 August 1998, Harald Wideburg made his dream to perform orders as an independent entrepreneur come true by founding the design office HaWig Innovative Versorgungstechnik in Heroldsbach. Already at the age of 26, Harald Wideburg knew what responsibility means, he gained the confidence of internationally renowned Swiss Group company that worked in the area of plant manufacturing and building services engineering, he founded the branch office for this company in Ravensburg and managed it at its own responsibility

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