Welding electrodes, since 1961
In 1961, a new young player came on the Belgian market. Lastek was the name, manufacturing welding electrodes the game. In the early years Lastek produced only specialty electrodes.
Subsidiaries & acquisitions
Lastek was an immediate success. In 1964 Lastek Italy was established. In 1966 Lastek took over “La Soudure”, at that time Belgium’s oldest manufacturer of electrodes. In 1971, Lastek Netherlands was founded.