History

1880: BAYARD small workshop of taps for boilers and wine barrels
1880: BAYARD
small workshop of taps for boilers and wine barrels
Since 1871 Quality label: "MADE IN GERMANY"
Since 1871
Quality label: "MADE IN GERMANY"
Back over 140 years we are experienced as manufacturers of water valves
Back over 140 years
we are experienced as manufacturers of water valves

2017

New Logistics Centre in Germany

2017

In 2017 TALIS / ERHARD have opened a new logistics centre near Heidenheim, Germany with more than 4.000 pallet storage places.

2014

Dynamically into a new dimension - The new ERHARD roco wave

2014

With our new ERHARD ROCO wave Butterfly Valve, we are establishing a new standard. As a further development of the ERHARD ROCO Premium butterfly valve, it ensures top values in terms of safety, economic efficiency and durability, using innovative detailed solutions.

New TALIS office in Africa

2014

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SMART INSIDE

2014

smart inside logo Lauch of SMART INSIDE to make our products smarter ...

2012

The link to our customers all through Asia - TALIS China

2012

talis china skyscraper In 2012, TALIS Group set up a wholly-owned subsidiary -- TALIS-ERHARD (Shanghai) Trading Co., Ltd. which is the only representative office in the Greater China region.

2011

RAPHAEL provides a wide and extremely innovative product range focused on hydraulic control valves

2011

Raphael logo TALIS acquired RAPHAEL

The link for our customers all through the CIS - TALIS Russia

2011

LLC Talis office LLC TALIS comprehends all reputable brands within our group working closely with the end customer to choose the optimal solution amongst the widest range of valves and accessories for the water and sewage industry. We also provide logistic support to ensure that the products reach their end-destination, being the link between our factories in Western Europe and the end customers all through the CIS.

2010

Creating a global leader in waterflow control solutions - TALIS

2010

Talis Logo Creating a global leader in waterflow control solutions - Along with the population growth and the urbanization worldwide, new global challenges such as water supply, sewage management and power generation have arisen. The TALIS group with its 10 strong brands has been created to provide customers worldwide with high quality water control solutions. We are looking back on more than 150 years of experience and competence. Our roots stretch back to 1871, when Johannes Erhard founds a small workshop in Heidenheim (Germany) producing brass water taps ...

1998

Comprehensive range of meter boxes, house connections and service fittings for all types of pipes - ATLANTIC PLASTICS

1998

water meterbox ATPLAS, based in Bridgend (Wales) has a rich history of servicing the water industry both in the UK and around the world and is a recognised and reliable supplier of connection systems for all water-related areas. With an extensive range of water fittings and valves for a variety of mains and service pipes, the British company’s products stand for certified quality and many years of know-how. The products are well proven over many years of use and, where applicable, materials used comply with BS6920 for use with potable water.

ERHARD, FRISCHUT, SCHMIEDING and STRATE become part of Deutsche Armaturen AG

1998

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In France 70% of all fire hydrants installed are made by BAYARD

1998

bayard logo BAYARD joins Tyco Waterworks Europe

1992

Flange adapters and dismantling joints for international pipe standards up to maximum dimensions - UNIJOINT

1992

dismantling joint blue UNIJOINT offers a comprehensive range of adapters and extensions, pipe couplings, flange adapters and dismantling joints for international pipe standards up to maximum dimensions. Individual customer specific solutions can also be designed and produced. UNIJOINT is able to offer a wide range of couplings to suit various International Pipe Standards. Special couplings may be manufactured to suit the customer’s own individual requirements should the pipe ends be of a non standard diameter. Our product range is flexible and so are we.

1970

WAFREGA offer a wide range of products for water and gas applications since 1970

1970

pipe coupling WARFREGA WAFREGA based in Elst in the Netherlands, offer a wide range of products for water and gas applications. WAFREGA has been supplying a complete package of valves, pipe couplings, butterfly valves and pipe repair products for 40 years.

1957

BELGICAST - started out as a valve manufacturer for the naval industry in 1957

1957

water valve BELGICAST, based in Munguia, Spain, started out as a valve manufacturer for the naval industry in 1957. In the 1980s, BELGICAST began to diversify its product range, focusing on the market of water related products featuring diameters from 20 mm to 1,600 mm. BELGICAST made a name for itself all over the world with the development of the soft-sealing gate valve for use in drinking water. The experience acquired over the last 50 years has enabled BELGICAST to offer clients a complete range of products featuring diameters from 20 mm to 1600 mm and nominal pressures from 10 kg/cm

1949

STRATE stood for problem-solving competence in the sewage industry - since 1949

1949

sewage pumping system For more than 60 years, STRATE in Sarstedt near Hannover, Germany, has stood for efficient and comprehensive product and problem-solving competence in the sewage industry. AWALIFT sewage pumping systems are among the best known products, as evidenced by over 30,000 sold systems. They provide optimum protection from blockage and use highly efficient pumps. Products for the sewage industry are at the centre of STRATE at its site in Sarstedt, Germany. AWALIFT sewage pumping systems are the primary items of the STRATE range.

RAPHAEL founded in 1949 was the first Israeli manufacturer of quality control valves

1949

raphael control valve 1949 RAPHAEL , founded in 1949, was the first Israeli manufacturer of quality control valves. Since then, RAPHAEL provides a wide and innovative product range with special focus on hydraulic control valves, butterfly valves, gate valves and check valves. RAPHAEL’s research department constantly strives to introduce new and innovative products and solutions for water control systems including water-works, sewage, irrigation and industrial applications. The variety of our products and their modifications enables you to meet all the requirements with one single partner.

1945

FRISCHHUT - high quality castings for the engineering industry since 1945

1945

frischhut fitting 1945 Beside high quality castings for the engineering industry, plant engineering and the building trade, the main business of FRISCHHUT are fittings for the supply of potable water. Founded more then 60 years ago, the company from Pfarrkirchen, Germany, still orients itself on the tradition and reliability of a family company. Its in-house foundry produces also cast parts for safety-related applications in the fields of mechanical engineering, reinforced concrete and bridge-building. Our range of products contains approx. 6’000 items that are manufactured in our factory.

1880

1880 - First settlement - small workshop of taps for boilers and wine barrels

1920

BAYARD in Meyzieu, France, is a well-known specialist for fire and pipe protection systems, gates, water treatment and butterfly valves, fluid control, joint connectors for pipelines and pipe connections. BAYARD supplies a full range of equipment designed to cover all requirements, from the production of fresh water and water supply to domestic metering units and waste water disposal. Our ranges cover all your requirements for cut-off and butterfly valves, connecting pieces, control valves, fire protection and pumping equipment, air valves, and backflow preventers.

1874

Since 1874, SCHMIEDING is a competent partner, particularly in the field of municipal gas and water supply

1914

With modern, market-orientated solutions SCHMIEDING is, and has been since 1874, the competent partner, particularly in the field of municipal gas and water supply, providing modern solutions adapted to market requirements. This again proves that SCHMIEDING is an integral part of the domestic and foreign gas and water supply and the sewage industry.It is based in Holzwickede, Germany.

1871

1871 - ERHARD founded a small workshop for producing water taps

1911

erhard valve ERHARD is one of the most important manufacturers of water valves in the world with experience dating back over 140 years. Its success story began in 1871 when Johannes Erhard founded a small workshop in Heidenheim, Germany, for producing brass water taps. Today ERHARD supplies valves for all sectors of the water supply industry in all size ranges, from domestic service lines valves to valves for power plants with nominal widths from DN 40 to DN 3600. ERHARD also has a broad product portfolio in the sewage sector as well as of valves for large-scale industrial installations.

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