In 1954 the company founder Karl Lutz started making electrical drum and container pumps in Wertheim. In recent years, the market leading brand has developed into a synonym for complete systems designed to handle any fluid filling, transfer and dosing application.
1954: The company Karl Lutz Maschinen- und Apparatebau is founded.
1957: Extension of the company and relocation to Wertheim.
1963: First explosion-proof motor for drum pumps approved by the PTB
1970: Foundation of Lutz Pumps, Inc. in Atlanta/USA.
1972: Market introduction of the first sealless pump unit worldwide.
1984: Foundation of MTE Motor and Tools Engineering in Couvet/ CH, Production facility for Lutz motors.
1987: Market launch of the first pump tube for complete drum drainage.
1988: Market launch of the double insulated motor series MA II / ME II.
1988: The company Lutz U.K. in Birmingham/Great Britain was founded.
1993: Introduction of the modular flow meter system TS
1996: Air operated double diaphragm pumps were added to the production range.
1996: The Lutz quality management system was certified to DIN EN ISO 9001.
1998: Foundation of Lutz-Szivattyúk in Györ/Hungary.
1999: Lutz Pompen was set up in Ridderkerk/Netherlands.
2000: New development of the container pump B50 for a safe chemical transfer.
2001: Atex 100a approval for all motors, pump tubes and flow meters.
2002: Horizontal magnetic drive pumps were added to the product line.
2003: The proprietors of Lutz Pumpen GmbH took over JESCO Dosiertechnik in Wedemark and Technopool in Osnabrück
2004: Development of effective pump solutions for AdBlue fuelling systems.
2007: Development of the new Lutz B2 Vario to enable transfer of small amounts of liquid
2008: Foundation of Lutz Pumps (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd. in China.
2008: Light weight, safe, practical: The new generation of laboratory pumps for transferring small amounts of liquid
2009: Lutz presents the new vertical eccentric screw pump series B70V-HD
2009: Drum pump motors for explosion hazard areas now also in accordance with IEC Ex
2010: New: Convenient and safe transfer of small amounts with the Lutz Battery Pump B1
2011: Mixing and Pumping drum pump
2011: The new hygienic pump Lutz B70V Sanitary
2011: Lutz complete pump sets with discharge hose and nozzle kit
2012: Innovations of the Lutz High Viscosity Pump Program