Prevost is established in Annecy-Le-Vieux, in France's Haute-Savoie, an industrial region specialised in turning. The company is specialised in the distribution and treatment of compressed air. It designs the very first metal coupling with a square button.
Prevost invents a new locking technique.
The button becomes round.
Prevost launches its Prolac coupling, a lightweight and non-scratching composite coupling.
Prevost revolutionises the world of compressed air with Prevo S, the first anti-whip coupling.
Prevost diversifies its product offering by launching a PVC pipe system designed specifically for compressed air ringmains.
Prevost enters the German market with its 7.2-7.4 mm couplings.
Prevost expands and moves its offices to a 14,000 m2 plot of land.
Prevost opens Prevost Corp., its US subsidiary in Greenville, South Carolina.
Prevost strengthens its presence on the compressed air ringmain market by introducing its aluminium pipe range.
Prevost enters the Spanish market.
Prevost markets Prevo S1. This one-touch safety coupling is a first in the world of pneumatics.
Prevost doubles the size of its premises and creates Prevost UK Ltd., its UK subsidiary.
Prevost creates its "MSC" range of Spanish-profile couplings specifically to strengthen its presence in the Spanish market.
Prevost distributes its products in over 80 countries around the world.
Prevost UK Ltd. sets up base in Rochdale, a part of Greater Manchester.
Ever since it was founded in 1978, Prevost has been making products for compressed air ringmains and fluid distribution systems. The company is a player in the main industrial and automobile sectors using pneumatic and hydraulic power.