BINOS Milestones – Our Company History

Tradition – Experience – Passion

1952 Ernst Greten, graduate engineer, managing director and shareholder, builds the first industrial particleboard plant with patented wind forming system at BISON-Werke in Springe, Germany

1995 More than 800 manufacturing lines and applications are engineered, build and put into operation in 68 countries

1996 Bison is solt to Kvaerner Company, Norwegen

1999 Berndt Greten, son of Ernst Greten, concentrates on ground-breaking technologies for panels and plant efficiency. He founds BINOS together with leading BISON technologists

2004 Tom Greten, son of Berndt Greten joins the company

2005 BINOS presents the Spike Roll machine program for MDF

2009 First BINOS MDF forming machine controlled by GreCon Dieffensor

2011 BINOS presents the Combi Former for particleboard and OSB. BINOS is certified according to ISO 9001:2008

2012 Tom Greten is CEO and owner of BINOS

2013 The innovative BINOS Scalper is presented at LIGNA

2015 BINOS supplies main components of a cement-bonded particleboard plant to Belzarubezhstroy (BZS), in Belarus

2016 Furhter strengthening the position in Forming Solutions



Tom Greten, with his father Berndt Greten and his granfather Ernst Greten sen. Fotocredit: Marco Bühl/RegJo Hannover