1991 – 3DT LLC incorporated in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA by partners Morten Jorgensen and S. Erik Kiel
1993 – Due to rapid growth, 3DT moves to a larger facility in Germantown, Wisconsin, USA
1996 – Navitas of Osaka, Japan becomes an agent for 3DT
1997 – 3DT partners with SOFTAL of Hamburg, Germany to provide worldwide production, sales and service in film, foil, web and 3D plasma and corona surface treating
2002 – 3DT Europe is established in Denmark serving our customers throughout Europe
2005 – 3DT’s standard product line grows to 6 main systems designed to meet all major surface treatment needs
2010 – 3DT joins with AFS of Horgau, Germany to expand its 2D, film treatment program and include hot needle perforation
3DT opens its China facility, Suzhou 3DT
2011 – 3DT celebrates its 20th year as a leader in advanced corona and plasma surface treatment
2015 – Erik Kiel and family assume full ownership of 3DT 3DT expands the space of its Germantown, Wisconsin headquarters
2016 – 3DT celebrates its 25th anniversary as leaders in surface treatment since 1991
2017 – SICATECH A/S becomes 3DT’s representative in Europe for sales and service
2018 – After numerous successful years in the field, 3DT re-engineers three of its models with the newest in electronic design, components and programming. The Pro series is introduced providing higher power and even better adhesion.
2021 – 3DT marks 30 years as surface treatment experts since our start in 1991.