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.
from Aadorf, Switzerland
6. August 2019
The SCHUNK 2-finger parallel gripper grips upper parts of inhalers from the workpiece carrier and palletizes them. No retooling is necessary and the workpieces are not deformed by the very sensitive gripping (min. 5 N).
22. July 2019
Researchers at the University of Bern use highly sensitive force-torque sensors from robotics to train Swiss squad shooters. What has already led to valuable findings for the perfect shot in top-class sport is now to be used increasingly in medicine and rehabilitation technology.
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. Schunk3,400 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.
SCHUNK Intec AGSchützenstrasse 258355 Aadorf
Head of Cobots & New Markets
Get better recommendations and receive news in your personal newsletter.
To use this functionality, you need to be logged in
We'll send you an email containing a direct access link.
You have been logged in.
We'll be suggesting suitable topics, exhibitors, articles, program items and further information.