1960

Adolphe WEBER founded the WEBER company

Civil Engineer and chemistry passionate, Adolphe WEBER founded the WEBER company in the heart of the French-German coalfields. The Turtle as company Philosophy and Logo : Protection and Safety, Slowly but Surely, Pacific and Long Life.

1967

First patent

First patent. Innovation is the keyword. Thanks to a strong R&D program, WEBER developed a full range of grouts and non-flammable foams for underground applications.

1976

World leader and reference in producing fire-resistant foams

With its patented MARIFLEX Foam, WEBER became the world leader and reference in producing fire-resistant foams with fast and high expansion ability without compromising strength.

1990

World Premiere

World Premiere. A mine fire successfully isolated from the surface at the French Marienau coal mine by the injection of MARIFLEX Foam. WEBER created a department for fighting mine fires.

1993

Frank WEBER took over the management of the WEBER Group

Frank WEBER succeeded his father and took over the management of the WEBER Group with the aim of introducing WEBER’s ground control technologies in other mining countries.

2000

A new generation of grouts and foams was launched

A new generation of grouts (FENOFLEX) and foams (ROCSIL FOAM) was launched. Improved safety during and after implementation.

2007

New Group CEO Michel GOTHIER

Appointment of the new Group CEO Michel GOTHIER to manage and develop the international business.

Today Weber remains a global family-owned company focusing on providing the underground mining industries with innovative and high quality products together with dedicated services with one commitment: reaching the total customer satisfaction.