H.-J. Kitz and Willi Weber inspecting the
Hans-Josef Kitz explains his business to the bank
A second hall was built at the Glockenstrasse in Bergheim,
which is now part of Hall 2 and had an additional
passage built to connect it to Hall 1.
It was at this time that Stephan, the oldest son of
Doris and Hans-Josef, began his training as a mechanical
engineer at his parents’ company. “First,”
Stephan Kitz now says, “I wanted to get to know the
company from the ground up.” A further degree in
business administration were to follow.