Company founder Karl Kessler (2nd from right as a card player) with family members
Early 1900s: Mechanical engineering students Karl Kessler (2nd from right) and Karl Maybach (3rd from right) in an inn
Engagement picture of Karl Kessler and Auguste Eisenmann. The marriage was in 1911.
1930s: Forging crankshafts in a die (construction of a "special forge" for crankshaft blanks)
1930s: Residences for Alfing employees in Wasseralfingen
Mechanical processing of crankshafts
1940s: Karl Kessler
1950s: Aerial view of the Kessler companies
Change of name to Maschinenfabrik ALFING Kessler GmbH
New technologies are introduced
1990s Construction of new production facilities for car crankshaft production
2000s: Start of the new millennium (expansion of the company premises and the production areas in the automotive sector and large crankshafts)
2013 Establishment of Maschinenfabrik ALFING Kessler Shanghai Co. Ltd.
Construction of a new production hall for automotive series production
2018: Guilin Fuda Alfing Large Crankshaft Co. Ltd.
Construction of a new production hall for the finishing of large crankshafts