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Hannover Messe 2017 - SCHUNK was crowd-puller for solutions all around smart production

05.2017 | Company
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Germany’s Chancellor visits SCHUNK, the winner of the Hermes Award 2017

04.2017 | Company
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SCHUNK is nominated again for the Hermes Award

04.2017 | Company /Gripping
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Lathe chuck for efficient manufacturing of small and medium lot sizes

03.2017 | Clamping
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Company profile


We set global standards with our pioneering spirit and perfection.


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.

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