Nass Magnet was founded by Wilhelm Nass in Hanover in 1925. At that time, the product range included mechanical cigarette lighters, as well as very small magnets for use in spinning mills for the textile processing industry.
In 1952, solenoids, operating magnets and plunger electromagnets were developed and produced for Westinghouse brakes.
In 1978, the company was renamed Nass Magnet GmbH. The following year, the company began to develop the System 8 Modular Design, and to construct new semi- and fully automated production lines, thereby entering the industrial
In 1988, the subsidiary, Nass Controls LP, was established in New Baltimore, Michigan, USA, and in 1996 Precision Controls Kft. was established in Hungary to increase production and to broaden the product range. In 2001, the parent company in Hanover completed a facility expansion project, resulting in increased production and administration capabilities.
In cooperation with Precision Controls Kft. and Nass Controls LP, modern technologies and design, high quality and long-term reliability are demonstrated. With our many years of experience in the fields of electromechanics, pneumatics, plastic technology, and electronics, we are able to develop customized, engineered solutions. As a result, we offer our customers complete service from planning of the project to the final product.
With the foundation of Nass Magnet Shanghai Trading Co., Ltd. in the year 2013 the group of companies responded to the continously increasing demand from China and Taiwan for high quality electro-magnetic components from Europe. The Company is trading company without production.