Four decades of success
METZ CONNECT is a medium-sized, family-run German company. Technology, innovation, solidarity, reliability – what counts is the responsibility to our employees and market partners. All divisions of the company are managed in a sustainable manner and on the basis of certified quality standards.
Today, the METZ CONNECT Group stands for high quality in the area of contact technology and with connection elements in the electrical engineering and electronics sectors. Around the world, our products guarantee secure and reliable connections for a smooth flow of information – from the printed circuit board to the infrastructure environment.
METZ CONNECT has exceptional development and production expertise. Experience and consistent innovation have always inspired the markets. As a result of the fulfillment of these high standards every single day, the company is embarking on a future together with its customers.
History and product history
Albert Metz founds RIA electronic in Blumberg, Germany. Development of production and own research for connectors.
Construction of plant 1 in Blumberg.
Albert Metz takes over the company BTR. Opening up of the markets for electronic relays and telecommunication products.
Takeover of a majority stake in Konform, Hungary. Development of additional production facilities for connectors.
Call number transmitter
Construction of the second plant in Blumberg.
Establishment of RIA electronic Inc. in New Jersey, USA.
Acquisition of Plant 3 in Blumberg. Expansion of the office and production space.
Acquisition of plant 4 in Blumberg.
Relocation to the new plant in New Jersey, USA.
Establishment of METZ CONNECT
Asia Pacific Ltd. in Hongkong, China
and setting of the factory site of METZ CONNECT in Zhongshan, China
Analog Encoder KMA-E08
Establishment of METZ CONNECT France.
Extension of the production facility in
Hungary | Kunszentmiklós.
Merging of RIA CONNECT GmbH and BTR NETCOM GmbH into METZ CONNECT GmbH.
METZ CONNECT produces the 25 millionth E-DAT module.
Anniversary celebration of 40 years
Plant 5 – new building: Glass fiber factory
and logistics center.
40G field plug pro & patch cable
Cable connector class EA
RJ45 socket with C6 FTP terminal
Modbus Gateway MR-GW
OpDAT MTP® Cable assemblies
M12 circular connectors on the sensor/actuator level
BACnet IP Router
Founding of the METZ CONNECT Academy