History from 1940

History from 1940

1941

Recreation home I

A recreation home for company employees was established in Mogelsberg, in Switzerland's Toggenburg region.

1944

Recreation home II

The Collinetta recreation and holiday home was established for company employees in Ascona in the canton of Ticino, Switzerland.

1947

New name

The company shortened its name to "Georg Fischer Aktiengesellschaft".

1948

Establishment of the Eisenbibliothek Foundation

Georg Fischer founded the Eisenbibliothek iron library as a foundation of Georg Fischer AG. The library was opened in the restored west wing of the Paradies estate on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Georg Fischer in 1952.