The Company is incorporated as DAF Produktie Sint-Truiden.
Volvo Car acquires the passenger car division of DAF; the name VCST (Volvo Cars Sint Truiden) is born.
VCST will be part of Volvo Car till 1992.
Surface Treatment Company is established in Sint Truiden.
VCST establishes its first Subsidiary outside Belgium : A Distribution and Sales Center VCST Inc. in Detroit, USA is established.
VCST sells its CVT business to ZF.
The company shifts dramatically in core focus from assembly to machining operations.
Substantial investments are made in machining equipment for contract wins and expansions.
VCST expands its manufacturing operations into Germany and acquires the Reichenbach facility from Continental.
In the same year the company acquires company REEF gear and expands its manufacturing operations in Detroit, USA.
VCST de México is originated in Léon, Mexico.
Manufacturing operations in North-America are consolidated into VCST de México and the Detroit facility turns into a sales and logistics service center.
VCST expands into Asia by establishing a new subsidiary VCST Changzhou, China.
To support future European customers, VCST establishes VCST Alba, Romania.
VCST acquisition by the international industrial group BMT.