1844-Schrader founded by German pioneer August Schrader, inventor of the now famous Schrader pneumatic tire valve; the very same patented valve which is used on every motor vehicle in the world today.
1845-Schrader supplies fittings and valves for rubber products made by Goodyear Brothers.
1891-Schrader produces the first tire valve for bicycles designed by August Schrader's son, George Schrader .
1896-Schrader patents the tire valve cap. Tire valves for automobiles are introduced.
1905-Schrader introduces gauges to measure tire pressure with accuracy
1960- Schrader opens plant in Pontarlier France to support European Market.
1961-Schrader Scovill Duncan Ltd, incorporated in India as a Joint Venture with Indian partner
1963-Schrader opens plant in Mumbai, India.
1975-Pneumatic Business Unit of Schrader Scovill Duncan Ltd. started at Mulund, Bombay
1979-Schrader opens plant in Monroe, NC for tubeless tire valves.
1982-Schrader starts offering pneumatic systems
1988-Electronic tire gauges are introduced on a global basis.
1990-Schrader continues with development of TPMS for vehicles,allowing on dash display of tire pressure.
1991-Schrader Scovill Duncan Ltd in India renamed as Schrader Duncan Ltd
1993-Schrader establishes plant in Northern Ireland for the continuing development of pressure measurement technologies.
1994-Schrader celebrates 150 years of innovation.
2000-Schrader gets ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems certificate for Pneumatic
2002-ISO series cylinders, KG series cylinders & High-flow series valves started
2003-Stainless Steel Valves added
2007-Schrader develops Positioner-cylinders
2008-Schrader establishes new world class plant in India at Ranjangaon, Pune
2010 -Schrader gets ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems certificate for the new Ranjangaon Plant
2012-Majority stake acquired by J P Goenka group
2012 -Schrader gets TS 16949 Certification for Automotive
2013-Pneumatics Business unit renamed as Fluid Power & Automation Business unit to reflect the enhanced product portfolio i.e. Pneumatis,Hydraulics and Valve Automation Systems.
2013-"Maxflow" range of products introduced by Fluid Power & Automation Business unit