Experiments for the classroom, practicals and demonstrations for more than 160 years
For generations our training and educational systems have made a significant contribution to knowledge transfer in the natural sciences and engineering.
Ernst Leybold founded a trading company in Cologne
First in-house production of physics apparatuses
Initial entry into vacuum technology (groundbreaking inventions and developments)
Ernst Leybold’s successors and Heraeus merge into LEYBOLD HERAEUS GmbH
LEYBOLD AG, a wholly owned subsidiary of DEGUSSA AG
Leybold Didactic GmbH is formed as a subsidiary of LEYBOLD AG, headquarters in Hürth near Cologne.
Leybold Didactic GmbH is sold to private investors.
Production site set up in Nordhausen/Urbach in Thuringia.
Shares purchased in Grote GmbH Einrichtungssystem in Nörten-Hardenberg (Lower Saxony) to expand the strategic business segment of "school furnishings".
French and English sales companies formed.
Integration of Grote GmbH and re-incorporation as LD Mobiliar GmbH
Reincorporation of Leybold Didactic GmbH into LD Didactic GmbH
Restructuring of LD Didactic GmbH
Aurelius Industry Holding takes over the LD Group on 21 January 2009.
Acquisition of Feedback Instruments Limited, manufacturer of engineering teaching equipment.
Acquisition of the ELWE Technik product portfolio.