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 POINT IN FIRE RESISTANT FOAMS

WEBER, with its patented MARIFLEX Foam which offers fast and high expansion without sacrificing strength, has become the world leader and reference point in the production of fire resistant foam.

1990

WORLD NOVELTY

World novelty. A mine fire was successfully isolated from the surface in the French coal basin of Marineau by injecting MARIFLEX foam. WEBER creates a department for the fight against fires in the mines.

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

LAUNCH OF A NEW GENERATION OF SLURRIES AND FOAMS

The launch of a new generation of slurries (FENOFLEX) and foams (ROCSIL FOAM) is carried out. Increased security during and after its application

2007

New Group CEO Michel GOTHIER

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

2018

Family owned, Family managed

Following the retirement of Michel GOTHIER, Frank WEBER is taking over the international development with the support of WEBER MINING’s experienced Team and dedicated Distributors.

Today, Weber remains a family-owned company focused on providing mining companies with high-quality, innovative products and special services with a single primary goal: achieving complete customer satisfaction