World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Thommen

Article Id: WHEBN0019531852
Reproduction Date:

Title: Thommen  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Eupen-Malmedy, 1995 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Thommen

Revue Thommen is a Swiss watch and aviation instrumentation manufacturer, originally established 1853 as Waldenburg clock and watch making company. REVUE THOMMEN watch trademark is now operated by Grovana Watch Co since 2001 under licence of the REVUE THOMMEN AG (LTD).

After merge with Vulcain watch company, REVUE THOMMEN re-produced the "president watch" in 1997, from the original Cricket made in 1951. It was considered one of the first alarm watches ever made. Hamilton Watch Company produced watches using the Cricket ebauche. Revue Thommen was a member of small club of companies, producing automatic chronographs using Lemania 5100.

Modern collections made now by the Grovana establishment, include Airspeed pilot watches, Le Club dress watches, Open Heart skeletons, Wallstreet and others.

Vulcain and Cricket watch brands are now (since 2001) owned by PMH SA, Le Locle and such trade names cannot be used by the current Grovana ownership.

REVUE THOMMEN AG (LTD) itself became a leading manufacturer of precision instruments and avionics. Out of the original factory in Waldenburg the company supplies aircraft manufacturers and airforces in over 30 countries.

External links

  • Revue Thommen watches website
  • Revue Thommen instrumentation website
  • Grovana Watch Company website
  • Revue Thommen watches, history, catalogue
  • Revue Thommen Catalogue 2007 in PDF
  • website of the REVUE THOMMEN AG (LTD)
  • REVUE THOMMEN Swiss Watches Since 1853
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.