Hilti provides leading-edge technology to the global construction industry. Hilti products, systems and services offer the construction professional innovative solutions with outstanding added value. The headquarters of the Hilti Group are in Schaan
in the Principality of Liechtenstein.

Almost 20,000 employees, in more than 120 countries around
the world, enthuse their customers and build a better future.
The corporate culture is founded on integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment.

Hilti excels through outstanding innovation, top quality, direct customer relations and effective marketing. Two-thirds of the employees work directly for the customer in sales organizations and in engineering, which means a total of more than 200,000 customer contacts every day. Hilti has its own production plants as well as research and development centers in Europe and Asia.

The Milestones

 1941 Founding of Hilti oHG by Martin Hilti

1945 Manufacturing of components for the Swiss textile machine industry

1952 First foreign representation, in Italy

1954 Start of construction on today's parent plant in Schaan

1955 Step by step setting up of an internationl sales network

1960 Conversion to a company limited by shares

1964 Establishment od a technical centre in Schaan

1980 Creation of family trust to safeguard the Group in the long term. Consolidated sales in excees of the 1,000 milion Swiss franc.

1983 Market launch of the Hilti injection technigue - Hilti HIT

1997 Step by step implementation of "Champion 3C strategy"

2009 Hilti opened a new plant in Matamoros Mexico


Hilti Corporation
Corporate Communications
Feldkircherstrasse 100
9494 Schaan



  • 12 May 2015

    Anchor Volume Estimator

    This app quickly calculates the number of cartridges of  Anchoring Adhesive necessary to complete your specific installation.

  • 03 Jan 2014

    Professional brickwork restoration

    The VBS-M is approved for application in the brick center as well in the mortar joints of the brickwork. It is especially suitable for restoration in which the insulation system is post applied to the brickwork.

  • 03 Jan 2014

    Without the need to clean out

    The advantages of this innovation have direct and practical effects on the craftsmen's work: as much as 40 percent less time from setting the drill hole to setting the anchor