The company was founded in 1945 by Friedrich Schunk as a mechanical workshop, and has developed under the leadership of his son, Heinz-Dieter Schunk, to a competence and world market leader for clamping technology and gripping systems. Today, the company is run by the third generation, siblings Henrik A. Schunk and Kristina I. Schunk, the company founder's grandchildren. More than 3,500 employees in 9 production facilites and 34 subsidiaries as well as distribution partners in more than 50 countries ensure an intensive market presence. With 11,000 standard components SCHUNK offers the world's largest range of clamping technology and gripping systems from a single source and with 2,550 SCHUNK grippers, the broadest range of standard gripper components on the market. The entire gripping system portfolio comprises more than 4,000 components. The most important buyers are all those manufacturing companies which have assembly, handling and machining 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 LTD
3 Drakes MewsMilton Keynes