History of VAU


Merger of VAU Energy GmbH & Co. KG into VAU Thermotech GmbH & Co. KG with retroactive effect from 01.01.2018 with notarial deed dated 17.07.2018 completed. Thus, the production company was merged with the sales company to form an operational unit. The new organizational structure puts us in a competitive position for the future.

October 2014

Complete relocation of the Munich factory to Heldrungen in Thuringia in a 3,000 m² production hall

November 2012

Foundation of VAU Energy GmbH & Co. KG in Heldrungen, Thuringia for the production plate heat exchangers.

March 2012

Foundation Technical Office in Mönchengladbach


Renaming of VAU Werkzeug- und Gerätebau GmbH & Co. KG to VAU Thermotech GmbH & Co. KG.


Take-Over of VAU Werkzeug- und Gerätebau GmbH & Co. KG by Osama Nasser. The new business unit "Brazed Plate Heat Exchangers" is established.


Foundation of VAU Werkzeug- und Gerätebau.


Complete Take-Over of Vereinigte Herd- und Ofenfabrik by the Betz family. During this time the tool making branch is established.


Foundation of Gärtner & Co. Herd- und Ofenfabrik in Neumarkt/Oberpfalz