Founded in Lincoln over 40 years ago, Lincat has become one of the world’s leading names in commercial catering equipment. Here are a few key milestones in the history of Lincat.
Opus 800 heavy duty cooking equipment and a new generation of FilterFlow automatic water boilers are launched.
Lincat wins the Ventilation & Kitchen Safety category in Catering Insight's Catering Equipment of the Year awards for its innovative SmartVent modular ventilation system.
FriFri manufacturing and marketing relocates from Giga, Italy to Lincat.
Lincat Limited becomes a member company of The Middleby Corporation following Middleby's acquisition of Lincat Group Plc.
Lincat wins the Caterer and Hotelkeeper 'Excellence Award' for its innovative FilterFlow water boiler.
The new generation of Opus Combi Steamers with CareControl is launched.
Lincat launches the innovative "FilterFlow" range of automatic water boilers with built-in filtration.
The new generation of Lynx 400 compact counter top cooking equipment is launched.
Newly redesigned range of Seal countertop food display merchandisers launched.
New generation of Opus Combi Steamers launched, including the world's first SelfCooking Center®.
Lincat voted "Best Supplier of Heavy Equipment" for the fourth time in seven years by members of the Catering Equipment Distributors Association (CEDA).
The new generation of Silverlink 600 modular catering equipment is launched.
Lincat voted "Best Supplier of Heavy Equipment" for the third time in six years by members of the Catering Equipment Distributors Association (CEDA).
Factory extension completed, enlarging the Whisby Road premises to 100,000 sq. ft. (10,000 sq. m.).
Launch of the "Opus Combi Steamer" range of combination ovens.
The "Opus 700" range of medium-heavy duty prime cooking equipment launched.
Lincat's new premises are formally opened by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.
Lincat voted "Best Supplier of Heavy Equipment" for the second year in succession.
Production of Seal Display Products joins Lincat in Lincoln.
Lincat voted "Best Supplier of Heavy Equipment" by members of the Catering Equipment Distributors Association (CEDA).
Lincat moves to 70,000sq. ft. (7,000sq. m.) brand new factory at Whisby Road, Lincoln.
Gas powered products added to the "Silverlink" range.
Lincat Limited floated on the London Stock Exchange, as part of Lincat Group Plc.
The "Silverlink" range of modular electric equipment launched, a development from the "Large Bar" range.
The "Lynx" range of countertop electric equipment launched, a development from the "Small Bar" range.
Lincat attends its first overseas exhibition - Internorga, Hamburg.
Lincat Limited formed at Station Road in Lincoln.