IGP History

50 Years IGP, 50 Years Innovation, Quality, Partnership 

Milestones of the history

1968Foundation of the company
1969First production site in Bazenheid, St. Gallen
1972Foundation of IG Pulvertechnik Aktiengesellschaft
1988Move to the new building in the industrial estate of Stelz, Kirchberg near Wil
1989Curt Christian Dold becomes a Delegate of the Board of Directors
1995 - 1997Acquisition of share packages IGP/ Dold Group to 100% by Curt Christian Dold
2000Acquisition of trade partner's share packages in Germany, Poland, France and Austria to 100%
2003Inauguration of the building extension:
doubling of production capacities, expansion of laboratory and quality assurance divisions, creation of a training and instruction centre
2007Foundation of the IGP Group companies England and Hungary
200840-year anniversary of IGP Pulvertechnik AG:
   - Presence in 40 countries
   - 6 subsidiaries in Europe
   - 320 employees
   - Production of more than 11,000 tonnes of
     powder coating
2009Foundation of the IGP Group company IGP Benelux
2009Move into the Customer Service Centre
2011Curt C. Dold's sons Eric, Adrian and Steffen become members of the Board of Directors
2013Foundation of the IGP Group company
IGP Scandinavia
2014Foundation of the IGP Group company
IGP North America
2016Curt C. Dold transfers Shares to his three sons and stays majority shareholder
2017Construction and lauching of the first production plant abroad in Poland; IGP Operations PL
2018Acquisition of powder coating manufacturer Performance Powders in the USA; new IGP Operations NA
2018Foundation of the IGP Group Company IGP Italy
201850-year anniversary of IGP Pulvertechnik AG:
   - Presence in over 40 countries
   - 9 subsidiaries in Europe and in the USA
   - 450 employees worldwide
   - Production of more than 15,000 tonnes of
     powder coating
International IGP Locations
News

  • BESSER LACKIEREN Award 2021
    This year, IGP Powder Coatings and DOLD AG are once again industrial partners of the BESSER LACKIEREN Award. With the award, they promote further development and growth in industrial coating technology.
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  • The world’s most famous children’s slide  
    Jupiduu’s timeless children’s slide, which is coated with IGP-RAPID®complete 88, took the world by storm. So much so that Jupiduu is now the most famous children’s slide in the world.
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  • Wet and powder coatings, perfectly matched
    Finished coating material at the push of a button? And in just five minutes? This is now reality – thanks to the automatic mixing machine from DOLD AG. A suitable wet-paint variant is available for many effects, surfaces and gloss levels.
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IGP Pulverbeschichtung: Pulverlacke für Architektur, Industrie, Transport und Holzwerkstoffe