Schunk stands for high-quality materials and components, long-lasting quality, safety and perfection with tradition. But Schunk also represents much more. The driving force behind us is the will to tackle problems in a unique way and to pursue new paths. Our cooperation with our customers is what distinguishes us. The drive for innovation makes our components and equipment irreplaceable components in numerous processes, technologies and devices.
Our now global company has been represented by innovative products and cutting-edge technology in all key industries since 1913. From cars, ships and electrical devices, to wind power stations, space shuttles, medical technology, the solar industry and the production of LEDs: in millions of devices, motors or industrial equipment, our components and systems “made by Schunk” get the job done at key places throughout the entire world. Mostly unseen, they ensure reliable drive mechanisms, proven safety and a high degree of comfort.
We develop customized high-tech products and equipment in the areas of carbon technology and ceramics, environmental simulation technology and climate technology, sintered metal technology and ultrasonic welding technology. The requests and goals of our customers are always our top priority. The desire to fulfill them in a completely individual way is one of the driving forces that lead to joint and economical solutions.
The efforts of our employees with their numerous innovations and ideas have enabled us to establish ourselves as one of the global technology leaders in our market. It is not for nothing that our employees display an unusually high degree of loyalty towards Schunk. Our extraordinary corporate culture and the corporate strategies oriented towards sustainable growth have made Schunk a secure and attractive employer.
Schunk had consolidated sales of EUR 1065 million in 2015. More than 60 businesses, comprising approx. 8,100 employees in 29 countries are a part of the corporate group.