From the inventor of the angle valve to leading fitting specialists.

1932 Company founded by Hubert Schell in Olpe. Production of draw-off fittings.
1935 Manufacture of WC flushing valves.
1949 Production start of angle control valves.
1957 Dipl. Ing. Günther Schell, son of the company founder, enters the company as managing associate and expands the business in Olpe - Finkenstrasse to 10,000 m².
1962 Manufacture of heating fittings.
1974 Construction of a new building with a production and logistics centre in Olpe - Sassmicker Hammer on an area of 40,000 m².
1989 Expansion of sales network by technical field service.
1998 Dipl.-Wirt. Ing. Joachim Schell, son of Dipl. Ing. Günther Schell, enters the company at management level.
1999 Ongoing development of sanitary electronics in the field of electronically controlled wash basin fittings.
2002 Foundation of the SCHELL subsidiary in Poland.
2004 Construction of a new building for production, administration, training, research and development in Olpe - Raiffeisenstrasse on an area of 65,000 m².
2006 Dipl.-Kff. Andrea Schell, daughter of Dipl. Ing. Günther Schell, enters the company at management level.
2007 Rounding off of the range for public/semi-public sanitary rooms with the LINUS shower and wall-mounted draw-off fittings. SCHELL achieves highest international water-saving assessments - Water Rating.
2009 Opening of the first representation in India. Membership in the Blue Responsibility Initiative - sustainable sanitary solutions.
2010 »SCHELL Inside« – focussing on the public and commercial sanitary rooms with wash basin and shower fittings as well as WC and urinal flush systems.
2011 Foundation of the SCHELL subsidiary in Belgium.
SCHELL becomes a member of the European fittings association, EUnited Valves.
WELL – Water Efficiency Label.
2012 Foundation of the SCHELL subsidiary in India.
2013 Foundation of the SCHELL subsidiary in Hungary and France.
2015 More than 500.000.000 installed angle valves worldwide.
Foundation of the SCHELL subsidiary in Singapore.
2018 Award as world market leader in the angle valves product segment.

1974 – Plant 2, Production with logistics centre

2004 – Plant 1, Production with administration building and training centre

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