WOLF SYSTEM HISTORY - From silo constructor to international specialists

1966 - Founding of Wolf Systembau
Johann Wolf laid the foundation of WOLF Group by establishing Wolf Systembau GmbH on the family farm in Scharnstein, Austria. Merchandise and reinforced concrete tanks and silos for agriculture were the first products that subsequently formed an important and very successful part of our company.

Shortly afterwards there was an expansion of the product range of buildings for agriculture (machinery and feed storage facilities, barns, etc.) that increased the offering for agricultural customers.

1968 - WOLF in Germany
First activities outside Austria with the founding of a company in Munich. From the new sales and planning office reinforced concrete tanks and silos are being built in Germany.

1974 - WOLF in France
Another step towards internationalisation was set by the founding of the French subsidiary with production plants in Leutenheim in Alsace.

1975 - Prefabricated houses as a new foothold
Start of prefabricated house development and production in Scharnstein.

1980 - new location in Bavaria
The relocation of the Munich-based company to the new site takes place after the purchase of a timber construction plant in Osterhofen, Lower Bavaria, Germany.

1986 - WOLF in Italy
Founding of WOLF System SRL in Freienfeld, Italy near the Austrian border.

1987 - WOLF in Switzerland
Founding of System WOLF AG in Rüthi, Switzerland, also close to the Austrian border.

1989 - WOLF in Hungary and England
Founding of WOLF System EpitoipariKft. in Kaposvar, Hungary, and WOLF Systems Ltd. in Coventry, England.

1991-1999 - Years of Expansion
Further locations emerge in the Czech Republic (WOLF SYSTEM spol. s r.o.), Poland (WOLF System sp. z o.o.), Slovakia (WOLF SYSTEMBAU spol. s r.o.), France (WOLF Connexion S.a.r.l.), Berlin, Russia (WOLF System CIS), Tenerife (WOLF Canarias SLU) and Croatia (WOLF SYSTEM d.o.o.).

2003 and 2004 - Development & Expansion
Development and expansion of prefabricated house sales in Germany, Italy, the Czech Republic, of prefabricated house and wood construction production in Scharnstein and of production sites in Poland and Hungary.

2006-40th anniversary and WOLF in Lithuania
40 years WOLF System - construction of the new administration building with a "Centre of excellence" in Scharnstein.

Founding of WOLF System UAB in Siauliu, Lithuania.

2007 - WOLF now available in Latvia
Founding of WOLF System SIA in Cesis, Latvia.

Construction of the new contractor’s studios and expansion of steel processing at WOLF System GmbH in Osterhofen, Germany. Repeated recognition of WOLF Haus with the German prefabricated house prize "Golden Cube".

Acquisition of the Austrian tank construction company Lehner Landwirtschaftsbau GmbH & Co KG.

2008 - WOLF in Romania
Founding of WOLF System SRL in Arad, Romania.

Expansion and adaptation of the administration building at WOLF System GmbH in Osterhofen, Germany.

2009 - WOLF in Russia
At the Detchino site, Russia, the construction of a new administration building with a production plant for steel and wood processing began.

2010 - WOLF in Slovenia and Spain
Founding of WOLF SISTEM d.o.o near Maribor, Slovenia.

Founding of Wolf System-Construcción Técnica S.L.U in Barcelona, Spain.

2011 - Year of investments
Opening of the new prefabricated house production at the Wolf System GmbH location in Osterhofen, Germany.

Wolf Connexion S.arl, Limay, France builts a new administration and warehouse building.

New office building at the site of Systeme Wolf AG in Rüthi, Switzerland.

Founding of Wolf System Edinolichnoye Vladenie, Belarus, as a subsidiary of Wolf System SIA, Latvia.

2012 - WOLF in Estonia and the Ukraine
Wolf System SIA, Latvia, sets up a subsidiary (Wolf System OÜ) in Estonia.

Founding of the Wolf System TOV in Kiev, Ukraine.

Wolf System SRL, Italy opened the newly-built office building with Prototype Centre and model house at the company site in Freienfeld near Sterzing, Italy.

New construction of a central magazine at the Scharnstein site, Austria.

2013 - the first model house in Poland
Opening of the first model house in Poland at the site of Wolf System Sp. z o.o. in Siemianowice Śl.

Expansion of steel processing at the site of Wolf System GmbH, Osterhofen, Germany.

Founding of OOO WOLF HOUSE SIBIR in Russia.

2014 - Investments in infrastructure in many countries
Preparatory investment for production facilities in Scharnstein, wood chip heating WOLF in Scharnstein. Around 20,000 visitors at the location in Scharnstein with storage silo by Wolf Systembau

2015 - Renovation and new buildings
Construction of a new office building at the site of Wolf System in Hungary

Large preparatory investments at Wolf Italy for a prefabricated house production

Investing in trimming plants and thus in productivity at Wolf Systembau in Austria

2016 – 50th Anniversary
Huge crowds at the festival weekend to celebrate our anniversary, 50 years WOLF in Scharnstein. Around 20,000 visitors at the location in Scharnstein

Complete renovation of the production line for prefabricated houses and thus the most modern production in Austria at Wolf in Scharnstein

Additional production facility at Wolf System in Germany for the production of wood panel walls in industrial and commercial construction

New production facility for prefabricated houses at Wolf Italy

2017 - new prefabricated house productions
Expansion of prefabricated house production at Wolf Systembau in Austria with roof element production, trimming facilities and visitors' platform

Commissioning of the fifth prefabricated house production facility of the WOLF company in Italy