The present day's company W. H. Augenstein GmbH was founded in 1960 by Wilhelm Augenstein and his two sons in Keltern-Ellmendingen (Enzkreis). W. H. Augenstein GmbH is a medium-sized company that is constantly growing. As a family-owned enterprise in the fourth generation with own tool making and approx. 90 employees, we are still manufacturing the most varied products in the field of stamping/ punching technology.

1960 Founded as "W.H. Augenstein KG" (a limited partnership) by Wilhelm Heinrich Augenstein and his two sons Werner and Dieter Augenstein
1980s Transition to the third generation (Uli Augenstein)
1993 Beginning of the progressive punching tool manufacturing and production
1995 Certification in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001
2000 Extension of the area by approx. 1,000 sqm
2011-12 Expansion: Area by additional 1,000 sqm, machinery by 25 %
2013 Succession of the 4th generation in company management (Anina and Steffen Augenstein)
2015 Certification in accordance with ISO/TS 16949