For a better market penetration of southern Germany and its neighbouring countries TRIPS founded a new office in Augsburg. TRIPS was awarded with the entrepreneur award "Regionis" by the Wirtschaftsjunioren Unterfranken.
Foundation of the personnel staffing company TRIPS engineering services gmbH & co. kg.
The Bavarian Ministry of economic affairs awards TRIPS as one of "Bayerns Best 50", one of the fastest growing Bavarian companies within the last five years.
Siemens awards TRIPS with the Siemens Supplier Award as the best supplier worldwide within the category "Innovation / Breakthrough".
For a better support of the customers in Western Germany TRIPS founded a subsidiary in Wülfrath. A further hall enlarges the factory premises up to about 6.500 sqm area for offices and production.
The TRIPS automation singapore is founded to allow the highly growing business in the Asiatic region.
Detlef Reusch, who has a long experience in business, was appointed to the management board.
A new 900 sqm wide factory and office premises was built in the industrial area of Grafenrheinfeld.
The siblings Caroline and Christian Trips took over management.
A customer-oriented service enterprise develops which provides complete automation concepts from one single source and which expands its industry representations step by step.
Waltraud and Karlheinz Trips founded the Elektro-Schaltbau and Vertriebs GmbH Trips. The initial business was to provide electrical and electro-technical controls.