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With 11,000 standard components SCHUNK offers the world’s largest assortment of gripping systems and clamping technology from one source, and with 2,550 SCHUNK grippers the largest product range of standard grippers. The complete program of gripping systems comprises more than 4,000 components.

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Offers, Brands, Standards

  • P publications
  • P Media, publications, fairs
  • P Sensors
  • P Electronics and sensors
  • P Milling machines
  • P Equipment metal processing
  • P Turning machines
  • P Grinding machines
  • P Heat treatment
  • P Post-processing, surface treatment
  • P Surface treatment
  • P Surface coating
  • P Stainless steel
  • P Materials
  • P Tool steel
  • P Special steel
  • P Titanium
  • P Aluminum
  • P Non-ferrous metals
  • P Special alloys
  • P Semi-finished metal profiles
  • P Assembly and handling technology
  • P Automatisation and robotics
  • P Robotics
  • P Sensor systems
  • P Control technology
  • P CAD / CAM systems
  • P Software
  • P Journals
  • P Trade fairs
  • P Software, IT
  • P Tensioning systems and plates
  • P Clamping technology and periphery
  • P Chucks
  • P Accessories
  • P Further clamping technology and periphery
  • P Handling devices
  • P Automation
  • P Robotics
  • P Surface treatment
  • P Further products
  • P Periphery for machine tools
  • S Product development
  • S Consulting, engineering, data generation
  • S Engineering services
  • S Engineering of tools with conformal cooling
  • S Mold- and toolmaking
  • S Simulation (FEM, process simulation, etc.)
  • S Tools with conformal cooling
  • S Measuring, 3D scanning
  • S Quality assurance
  • S Consulting
  • S Workshops
  • S Services for manufacturers
  • S Contract research and development
  • S Research and development
  • S Pressing
  • S Contract manufacturing
  • S Milling, turning, grinding
  • S Erosion
  • S Heat treatment
  • S Post-processing, surfaces
  • S Surface treatment
  • S Surface coating
  • S Surface cleaning
  • S Surface testing
  • S Consulting industry 4.0
  • S Assembly
  • S Consulting
  • S Services for manufacturers
  • S R&D, business development, universities
  • S Industry associations
  • S Workshops
  • S Education and training

About us

With a pioneering spirit and perfection we are setting standards worldwide.

The company was founded in 1945 by Friedrich Schunk as a mechanical workshop and has developed under the leadership of Heinz-Dieter Schunk to a competence and world market leader for gripping systems and clamping technology. Today, the company is run by the third generation siblings Henrik A. Schunk and Kristina I. Schunk
3,400 employees in 9 plants and 34 directly owned subsidiaries and distribution partners in more than 50 countries throughout the world ensure an intensive market presence.
The main customers are all manufacturing companies with assembly, handling and metal-cutting processes. The customer base includes the Who's Who of mechanical engineering, robotics, automation and assembly handling, and all the renowned automotive brands and their suppliers.

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Schützenstrasse 25
8355 Aadorf

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 Robel Getachew

Robel Getachew

Head of Cobots & New Markets

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