Learn more about the history of SOMA, our innovations and products, and milestones in the company's past.
The companies EOC Normalien and Rahmede founded SOMA GmbH as a company manufacturing special purpose machinery based in Friedrichstr. in Lüdenscheid, Germany.
Acquisition of SOMA GmbH by Leopold Kostal GmbH & Co. KG.
Initial test technology projects for the automotive supply industry.
Relocation to a Kostal production building at Wiesenstraße 42.
Delivery of the first SOMA TSA 4000 functional testing system.
Trademark registration for flexTAC® – a flexible test automation concept.
Relocation of SOMA GmbH to the Ramsloh industrial park in Schalksmühle, Germany.
Trademark registration for flexLAB® – a test system for analysis and warranty testing.
Acquisition of the assets and patents of TE GmbH, Achim, and thus establishment of the "Dosing Technology for industrial lubricants" business division.