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History

History that makes us proud

The history of today’s VAPTECH goes back to the beginning of the 20th century when a few ambitious Bulgarian entrepreneurs from the city of Pleven laid the foundations of the future Bulgarian metal-working, machine-building and engineering industry.

MILESTONES IN THE GROWTH OF VAPTECH:

1914 VAPTECH was first established as a company trading with agricultural equipment
1922 The company is registered as an equipment factory under the name of the associates “Simeonov, Kaponovo Cie” which acquired the agricultural equipment business
1938 The company is registered as an industrial group
1949 VAPTECH integrates the biggest manufacturing companies in Pleven
1960 Opening of a new modern plant
1962 VAPTECH is established as the only manufacturer of heavy machinery equipment including turbines, presses and compressors in Bulgaria
1982 Cooperation with Toshiba Japan for the development of Chaira project (864 MW, 4 Francis turbines) in Bulgaria. The cooperation between Toshiba and VAPTECH included:

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