mk booth at the Motek trade show in Sinsheim
Relocation and expansion
of series production area,
1989: iF Design Award for “mk caddy,”
the innovative small conveyor belt
In Germany, mk won the iF Design Award in 1989
for its “mk caddy” small conveyor belt. This internationally
renowned award, which has been given since
1954 for outstanding industrial design; sought to
carry all on one line. on the traditions of the Bauhaus
movement after the Second World War. mk later
won additional iF awards for profiles and assembly
By 1990, Maschinenbau Kitz GmbH had 100 employees.
The production area had grown to 4385 m2.