First mention of a lime kiln on the main road to Gutenstein, Austria.
Registration of the Wopfing Stone and Lime Works in the Commercial Register. At that time there were two lime kilns and an office building.
Commissioning of the first mechanical crushing plant. Prior to this the limestone was crushed by hand.
Alois Schmid buys the failing Wopfing Stone and Lime Works.
Engineer Hermann Hofer invents the world's first 2-chamber lime kiln for energy-saving lime production.
Commissioning of the first Maerz three-shaft lime kiln.
At the age of just 26, Friedrich Schmid takes over the management of the Wopfing Stone and Lime Works.
Dry mortar production begins in Wopfing.
Development of paste-form decorative plasters.
Production of full thermal protection systems begins.
Friedrich Schmid inaugurates the Wopfing Cement Works.
Dieter Kern (wup) and KR Friedrich Schmid (Wopfing) found the "Baumit" building materials.
The first foreign subsidiary is established: Baumit Hungary (Dorog).
Establishment of Baumit Czech Republic (Brandys nad Labem).
Establishment of Baumit Poland (Wrocław).
Establishment of Baumit Romania (Bucharest) and Baumit Slovakia (Bratislava).
Establishment of Baumit Bulgaria (Elin Pelin).
Establishment of Baumit Germany (Coswig).
Baumit develops the "Baumit open® - Die KlimaFassade" breathable thermal insulation composite system.
Commissioning of Europe's largest wet plaster works in Wopfing.
The company Schmid Industrie Holdings acquires 100% of Bayosan in Germany (Bad Hindelang).
Establishment of Baumit China (Shanghai) and introduction of Baumit StarTrack – the revolution in façade technology.
Baumit develops Baumit Nanopor - the self-cleaning façade.
Establishment of Baumit Turkey (Istanbul), Baumit Ukraine (Kiev) and Baumit Switzerland (Tagelswangen).
In the same year, Baumit launches the "Healthy Living" product range with Baumit Klima.
Robert Schmid takes over the management of the Wopfing Stone and Lime Works. Baumit also establishes Baumit Spain in (Madrid).
Baumit develops Europe's most comprehensive colour system for facades - Baumit Life with 888 colours.
Introduction of Baumit CreativTop for individual, creative façade design.
Establishment of Baumit France (Chelles/Paris).
Improved development of Baumit Nanopor - self-cleaning using photocatalysis and without the use of biocides.