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Virtual production: SCHUNK models digital gripper twins for high-performance assembly

02.2017 | Gripping
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SCHUNK exports success model of dual vocational training

02.2017 | Company
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SCHUNK presents intelligent gripping systems for smart production

02.2017 | Unternehmen / Greifsysteme
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Specialists for micro cutting – now in sealed design available

02.2017 | 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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