HEIDENHAIN: a profile
Founded in Berlin in 1889, this pioneering company for measurement and control technology looks back on a long tradition. HEIDENHAIN, located in Traunreut in southern Bavaria, now offers products and solutions for industries such as machine tools, automation, electronics, robotics, elevators, and medical technology.
Demanding positioning tasks in these industries are our mission, and accuracy is our passion. Research and development are part of our DNA, with many of our employees devoted to the continual development of advanced technologies. A double-digit percentage of our revenues is invested in R&D throughout the Corporate Group.
Around 8600 employees worldwide work to advance our customers within their markets. HEIDENHAIN is an international company with its own sales agencies, service agencies, subsidiaries, and distributor networks. Key brands serving our core industries are AMO, ETEL, NUMERIK JENA, and RSF.
Based in Stockholm, Sweden, since 1993, HEIDENHAIN Scandinavia AB is a wholly owned subsidiary of DR. JOHANNES HEIDENHAIN GmbH. Employing 14 people, the company is a sales, servicing, and distribution center for the Nordic and Baltic region for the complete range of products manufactured by HEIDENHAIN. Product application and customer service support is provided for CNC control systems, digital readouts, linear encoders, rotary encoders, length gauges, touch probes and machine calibration equipment.
HEIDENHAIN Scandinavia AB is a member of the Machine Tool Association of Sweden (SVMF), Automation Region, Skärtekniskt centrum (SKTC) & Danish Robotic Association (DIRA).
In conjunction with the quality and environmental certification of DR. JOHANNES HEIDENHAIN GmbH., HEIDENHAIN Scandinavia AB maintains its established quality system, which meets the requirements of DIN EN ISO 9002:1994