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In 1857 the skilled blacksmith, Albert Karl Turk, installed a hammer plant in the mill of his father in law. Shovels and pans were manufactured using the big sledge-hammer and these products soon became well-known even beyond the local area. Many of the successful pans and shovels originally manufactured by Albert Turk are still in our product line up today together with other variations of the same basic ideas. Later in its history, the company which had expanded considerably, survived through two world wars and a serious fire (1953). The company is now directed by Mister Hans Peter Turk, who is the fifth generation since his ancestor Albert Karl Turk. Approximately 40 employees manufacture about 1.000 articles, mostly for the consumer goods sector.