As the shareholders representative, Hans von Staff-Reitzenstein thanked the staff for their continuous development work before twelve spades were shovelled into the specially prepared pile of sand at the same time. Managing Director Dr. Monika Kopra-Schäfer also expressed her thanks and remembered the 22 years of successful development at the LINHARDT factory in Pausa. Politicians from the local, municipal, regional and national politics pointed out the huge importance of stable business for the community. The new high-bay warehouse will span 3,800 square metres and have bays for over 6,400 pallets. The construction time is just under a year.