Schuler Pressen, Erfurt, Germany
Schuler Pressen GmbH
Schwerborner Straße 1
Tel.: +49 (0) 3 61 / 70-0
Fax: +49 (0) 3 61 / 70-60 01
Tel.: +49 (0) 3 61 / 70-65 50
Fax: +49 (0) 3 61 / 70-65 51
Norbert Broger, Jochen Früh, Dr. Peter Jost, Klaus Linnig, Axel Meyer, Dr. Martin Habert
||Founding of the company as "Berlin-Erfurt Machine Tool Factory Henry Pels & Co." |
Manufacturing and sales of punches and shears
||Opening of branches in Paris, Brussels, Milan, London, New York and Stockholm|
||Development and manufacturing of shears and automotive presses|
|Operated as a state-owned company "ERFURT Forming Technology Collective" with up to 19,000 employees (main facility in Erfurt approx. 5,000 employees)|
||Reorganized as Erfurt Forming Technology GmbH|
||Taken private again as Erfurt Forming Technology GmbH|
||Merger of Erfurt Forming Technology GmbH with Müller Weingarten AG|
||Opening of a training facility|
||Expansion of "contract manufacturing" sector|
||Acquired by the Schuler Group|
As one of the central production and service providers of the Schuler Group in Europe, the Erfurt Forming Technology facility manufactures equipment for the automobile industry and its suppliers as well as the electric motor and household appliance sectors. The products are delivered to an active roster of customers worldwide.
Capabilities range from the manufacture and assembly of various mechanical and hydraulic presses to a comprehensive range of services. “Contract manufacturing” also offers manufacturing of welded assemblies, machining and assembly as well as start-up services.
The range of capabilities and services is rounded out by the manufacture of special application parts such clutch plate carriers, passenger car structural parts, etc.