December 1990

Foundation of the Dresdner Lackfabrik FEIDAL GmbH.

February 1991

 Acquisition of the division Dresden of the former VEB Lackfabrik from the Treuhandanstalt and restart already in April with 42 employees. Wilfried Zill acts as the executive manager of the company

December 1991

Annual tonnage around 1.800 tons

September 1994

 TÜV certification according to DIN ISO 9001

March 1995

 Opening of a distribution company in Czech Republic

December 2003

 Provisional conclusion of an investment program of around € 8 million since 1991

December 2006

 Increase of the annual tonnage up to 5.500 in the meanwhile

August 2007

 Acquisition of a special coating site in Halle (Saale)

Bild2-Production hall-roofing ceremony-2010

After successful investment, start of the production of special coatings in Teplice (Czech Republic), start of the production of construction coatings in Halle (Saale)


Finalization of the first investment period in Halle (Saale)


 Development and implementation of vehicle coatings for customers in Europe and Asia


Foundation of OOO novatic COATINGS in Moscow, Russia and foundation of novatic Austria GmbH in Salzburg, Austria


Realignment of the group’s business areas to protective coatings, construction coatings, industrial coatings, automotive coatings and decorative coatings

Lange Nacht der Industrie in Dresden 2015 Tour 8-1 - Lackfirma  novatic
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Juergen Maennel,

Launch of automotive coatings at Daimler AG International


 Launch of the solvamix-i industrial coatings and solvamix-oem automotive coatings mixing series


 Foundation of novatic COATINGS MENA FZCo in Duba


 Foundation of novatic COATINGS Pvt. Ltd. in Pune (India)


Start of the investment project for expansion and modernization of the main location in Dresden and expansion of the production site in India and Moscow


Annual tonnage of novatic®-group 14.300 tons


 Construction of a central colorist laboratory in Dresden which is linked across the group. New production plant


 Finalization of the H5 multi functional hall including a new research and department and fully automated production for medium solid, high solid and ultra high solid coatings


Development of new products
(structural varnish) &
preservation new approval
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Acquisition of novatic®
by Sherwin-Williams®