WHO WE ARE
TKS International G.m.b.H is a company with a global presence.
We have collaborators all over the world.
Our technology and culture allows us. to produce high quality refractories materials
our presence on the market for over 35 years allows us to advise on any type of glass furnace.
Working with TKS International. G.m.b.H is not buying refractories but investing your own money
TKS International G.m.b.H a name with a wealth of experience was founded in Switzerland in 2015 after acquiring the Tarkus brand in Italy.
However, it all began in 1986 as a plant manager in the company Flocast glass & steel products owned by the company Zedmark Refrattari S.p.a until 1992.
After 1992 several positions were held simultaneously
From 1992 to 1996 Technical & Sales Manager Director Glass Refractory division Technical & Sales Manager Director Glass Refractory division
Zedmark Refrattari S.p.a.
From 1995 to 1998 · also Managing Director Glass Division Hotwork Italia S.r.l (Company of Zedmark Refrattari S.p.a & Hotwork International LTD)
From 1997 to 2001 also Technical & Sales Manager Director Vesuvius Group Glass Division (Company of Cookson PLC group)
In 2000 Tarkus Refractories S.r.l. was created
From 2005 to 2010 Managing Director S.K.S Italy S.r.l (company of Nikolaus sorg G.m.b.h)
From 2016 to 2020 Senior Advisor Fusiontec S.r.l
In 2020 was established with technology and support TKS International G.m.b.H. the company I.G.S LTD. Turkey in Istanbul
In 2021 it was established with support and technology. TKS International G.m.b.H the company THOR S.r.l. in Italy
In 2023 the company was established with the support and technology of TKS International G.m.b.H. IGS LCC in United Arab Emirates U.A.E
Today, TKS International G.m.b.H can count on a workforce of over 500 people in 7 production plants