Friedrich-Engels-Straße 12, 51545 Waldbröl, Deutschland
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Handmade.

Out high quality patented products have become known worldwide, our commitment to high quality hand made products allow us to proudly state “Made in Germany”. Our belief in quality outweighs, cost separates us in pricing to compete against cheaper alternatives – in the long term, quality and the added value product individuality pays off for our customers. We continue to develop and research for more easier installations, and better to improve safety in glass construction. We do not just develop a piece of metal that holds the glass. We take an approach from the perspective of the glazier and make sure that the two materials are sympatic.

DEVELOPMENT

Our research and development department is constantly in collaboration with universities and research institutes in the pursuit of developing and improving existing systems. All in the pursuit of creating the new paths in the world of glass fittings.

TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT

Our passion is the continual pursuit of creating something better than what DIN standards require.

PRODUCTION

A dedicated team with decades of combined experience is incorporated into every single fitting. From skilled polishers, machinists and assemblers, every KL megla fitting is refined and packed under trained eyes and skilled hands.

GLOBALLY RENOWNED, INTERNATIONALLY LAUDED

We are globally recognized and our products can be found in may well-known architectural structures, commercial projects and residential properties.

OWN DEVELOPMENTS

With the development of the adjustable index position, we have succeeded in simplifying the assembly and use of glass. We continue to work on revolutionizing the glass world.

LOVE IS IN THE DETAIL

Our solid material quality is not only apparent in our glass fittings but also in our accessories such as our handles and rods. We use only solid metals, not die-cast zinc. These products will remain durable and beautiful with a visual high-quality surface. You won’t just see the value, you will be able to feel it.

PETER REINECKE

CO-FOUNDER KL® MEGLA GMBH
„Glass ist my families heritage for over a century. We have continued to succeed because of the passion for the craft and the industry. Providing the best quality is something we can never compromise on.“

MICHAEL RÖSNER

SALES MANAGER
„Our goal is not to just make sales rather to provide the best quality hardware to our customers and the industry to create growth in the glass and metal industry which becomes profitable of us all.“

KARL LABUHN

PRODUCT  MANAGMENT
„Our technologies are developed to be applicable worldwide. The glass industry is larger than the European market hence why KL megla’s mindset is to create innovative technologies that are currently used in Europe, Asia and the Americas.“

MANFRED H. DAUB

OPERATIVE MANAGER
„Our people are our greatest asset.The product could be anything, cars, cosmetics, but without a staff that believes in the product and company vision, the product has no value.“

„OUR INNOVATIVE…

…glass technology continues to grow in applications and architectural design. We’ve seen the possibilities even in increasing in personal safety and protection. Our vision is to continue exploring the possibilities without compromising in function or design.“

Rafael David Reinecke
CEO

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NEED SOMETHING UNIQUE?

As a fully equipped manufacturer, we have the capabilities to provide unique new fittings with specific features, fittings with specific shapes or colors for our customers: We have produced fittings for large hotels and wellness temples around the world, always matching the interior design scheme even with unique glass door handles and bars.
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HISTORY

2020

 

Relocation

In order to modernize processes, increase product output and as a part of a restructuring strategy, KL megla moves to a new facility in Waldbröl.

2019

 

A New Generation

Peter Reinecke hands over the management to his son Rafael David Reinecke. KL® megla GmbH and PR Germany GmbH merge to form KL megla Germany GmbH.

2017

 

Merging and an Anniversary

KL® megla GmbH and Classtec GmbH merge to form KL® megla GmbH. Jörg Loggen leaves the management. KL® megla GmbH celebrates its 100th anniversary.

2012

 

Hello Australia! Hello Iowa!

Establishment of a representative office in Australia and another branch of KL® megla Architectural LLC. in FT.Madison Iowa, USA.

2008

 

Hong Kong and California

Foundation of KL® megla America LLC. in Westlake California, USA. KL® megla Pacific LTD. was founded in Hong Kong, China.

2005

 

Hello China!

Establishment of the first foreign branch KL® megla Pacific CO. LTD. in Guangzhou, China.

2000

 

Founding KL® megla GmbH

By KARL & JÖRG LOGGEN and PETER REINECKE. The company is the marketing and sales company for ‚KL® Beschläge Karl Loggen GmbH’ and ‚KL® megla Technik GmbH’ (merged with ‚KL® megla GmbH’). With the help of Peter Reinecke and Jörg Loggen two small companies become a global group of companies.

1998

 

Classtec GmbH

PETER REINECKE and JÖRG LOGGEN take over the company ‚CLASSTEC’.

1992

 

Milano

Establishment of the stepless adjustable hinge 'Milano' by KL® Beschläge.

1990

 

KL® Beschläge

JÖRG LOGGEN joins ‚KL® BESCHLÄGE’. Similar to Peter Reinecke, the butcher master Jörg Loggen complies with his father's request and takes over a 25% share of 'KL® Beschläge'. He also developed marketing concepts and expanded the company's customer base. The early beginnings of his father are followed by continuous growth, so that in 1995 'KL® Beschläge Karl Loggen GmbH' finally moves to the company's headquarter in Eitorf, Germany.

1981

 

KL® Beschläge GmbH

Founding of the company ‚KL® BESCHLÄGE’ by KARL LOGGEN. Karl Loggen was known as a developer and inventor. His initial inventions mainly included products for interior design, such as innovative drawer systems. He quickly comes into contact with the glass industry and sees its potential. In the 1970's he developed the so called glass clamp, which is the worldwide standard today.

1981

 

Megla® Technik GmbH

PETER REINECKE JOINS ‚MEGLA® TECHNIK GMBH’. Peter Reinecke originally specialized in international management and finance. He studied business and theology in North America. When his father asked him to support him in the management of the 'Megla® Technik GmbH' he started with 25% of the company. After Karl-Otto Reinecke left the company, Peter Reinecke took over 'Megla® Technik GmbH'.

1979

 

Glass Clamp

Development of the world's first glass clamp by Karl Loggen.

1971

 

Automatic Door Systems

In cooperation with a Japanese manufacturer, KARL-OTTO REINECKE LAUNCHES AUTOMATIC DOORS IN THE GERMAN MARKET. He also develops special- and functional systems as well as innovative light ceiling- and floor systems that can still be found in numerous national and international objects: Cologne/Bonn Airport, Cologne Philharmonic Hall, Plenary Hall of the German Bundestag in Bonn.

1969

 

Studio hinge

Unveiling of the Studio hinge in cooperation with Karl-Otto Reinecke.

1968

 

Megla® Technik

KARL-OTTO REINECKE founds the 'MEGLA TECHNIK' company in Cologne. In the 1960's he worked intensively on the development and expansion of modern, thermally insulated aluminum frame systems and frameless glazing. Together with Klaus Arp and Hans-Gerd Greferath (later director of DORMA Glas) Karl-Otto Reinecke developed the studio door system – today a classic, back then a global novelty.

1917

 

The foundation-stone was laid in Cologne

Founding of the company ‚GLASEREI REINECKE’ by KARL REINECKE in Cologne. The company is growing steadily and Karl Reinecke quickly established himself as a major player in the glass industry. Over time, he even made it to the top of the German glass trade. In 1952 his son, "Master Glazier" Karl-Otto Reinecke joined the company.