Schwäbische Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH (SW) with headquarters in Schramberg-Waldmössingen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg is an expanding manufacturer of internationally successful manufacturing systems. SW currently has 1000 employees worldwide and generated sales of about €400 million in 2018.
The different series allow for four, five and five-axis simultaneous machining of complex metal workpieces. The range extends from precision machining of very small parts to automated loading and unloading of workpieces with maximum dimensions of 1500 x 950 x 650 mm.
SW is a world market leader in multi-spindle machining centers. The company's energy-efficient manufacturing solutions are used in the automotive and automobile supplier industries as well as aerospace, hydraulics, pneumatics, and in medical and precision engineering. In addition to SW Automation in Tettnang, Germany, which specializes in automation, SW also has subsidiaries in Detroit, USA; Suzhou, China; and San Luis Potosi, Mexico.