Sugar factory Artern
Images of factory 1865/1982.
Formation of Zuckerfabrik Artern by Böving, Lüttich & Comp. oHG. The first beets are processed in autumn.
Switch to diffusion process.
Large fire causes considerable damage in the sugar factory. Promissory notes are issued to fund the repairs. The debts are redeemed until 1904.
Sugar assortment from the factory in Artern.
Formation of nationally-owned enterprise (VEB) “Zuckerkombinat Unstrut-Helme“ based in Artern with sugar factories in Artern, Roßleben, Oberröblingen, Vitzenburg, Oldisleben and Straußfurt.
It becomes the third biggest sugar company in the German Democratic Republic after Güstrow and Delitzsch.
The sugar factory Walschleben is allocated to the VEB.
Switch from boiler heating to hard coal.
Shutdown of the plant after the last campaign.