• 1926

    Vosseler founded as a joinery company in Switzerland providing joinery for buildings associated with the Swiss Pharmaceutical industry centred on Basel and also started manufacturing simple laboratory furniture. 

  • 1955

    Willi Vosseler took over the company from his father & started to develop a prefabricated modular laboratory system so that laboratories could be easily moved around. This included partitions to integrate furniture to laboratory walls and associated offices.

  • 1973

    Vosseler AG become a leading company for turnkey laboratory construction to include furniture, partitions and service installations. The company also diversifies into pre-fabricated homes and hotels particularly for the middle east 

  • 1977

    Vosseler AG bought by Peter Isch & Peter Brunold who had previously been involved in a large general construction company working in West Africa

  • 1978

    Vosseler become established in the UK and undertake their first office partition contract in this country for British Caledonian head office using the EVF system

  • 1982

    Partition system production located here for the UK market and Elevations Ltd set up to handle the contracts. The UK business specialises in office partitions, doors, cupboard wall and storage systems. The UK company also produces for export to include a 36 storey project in Hong Kong for Standard Chartered Bank.

    Laboratory systems, partitions and high quality specialist joinery still produced by Vosseler AG in Basel

  • 1983

    Company gains a reputation for high quality partition contracts in the city of London specialising in banks, insurance companies, lawyers and accountants, for example; Barclays, ING Barings, Swiss Bank Corporation, Sedgewicks, Standard Bank.

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  • 1993

    Elevations name changed to Vosseler UK Ltd

  • 1996

    Launch of Esswall flush double glazed system

  • 2003

    Patrick Devlin appointed MD of Vosseler UK Ltd

  • 2008

    Peter Isch & Peter Brunold retire and control of the company passes to current owners

  • 2010

    Vosseler Lite 2 double glazed system launched

  • 2011

    New website launched providing more information on our systems, more images and detailed technical drawings.

  • 2013

    After 30 years on the same site in Trowbridge, we moved our workshop and storage to new premises in Westbury, Wiltshire.  We still have our own workshops and storage so we are able to control our own production and stock which reduces lead-in times. 

  • 2015

    Launch of Vosseler Lite 2-60

    A flexible and adaptable system, developed with performance, ease of build and flexibility in mind which allows for single or double glazed options to be accommodated without dismantling or changing track.