Schmersal Newsletter

Welcome to the NEWSLETTER issue November 2017

Latest news from the Schmersal Group



The most important event of the year, SPS IPC Drives 2017, starts in Nuremberg on 28 November. The exhibition for electric automation is the most important meeting point for the industry, as evidenced by last year’s figures: in 2016, some 64,000 visitors travelled to the event. This year, there are 1,700 exhibitors, including Schmersal. As well as a range of innovations and technical exhibits, the Schmersal HR department will have its own information corner on the Schmersal stand for the first time. And our services department, tec.nicum, will also be showing off with a high-impact exhibition area.

This newsletter provides a taste of what is going on at the show and information about other news at Schmersal.

We hope you enjoy reading it!

We would be pleased to answer any questions you may have or listen to your suggestions:

Schmersal News

Schmersal at SPS IPC Drives 2017

The Schmersal Group is showcasing innovative and cost-effective safety solutions in Hall 9, Stand 460, at SPS IPC Drives. Adaptable to all applications, from single machines to complete production plants, and with a new level of diagnostic options. As well as a new range in opto-electronics, Schmersal is also presenting the smallest safety light barrier in the world, which will be given the GIT SECURITY AWARD 2018 at SPS. You can find out more about our show stand from this link.

Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 compliant: The new Smart Safety Solution

The topic of Industry 4.0 is the hot talking point of SPS IPC Drives 2017. In line with this focus topic, Schmersal has an Industry 4.0 compliant innovation of its own: our first ‘safety to cloud’ solution, which enables consistent communication of data from sensors to the cloud. Find out more from this link.


Wuppertal Business Prize

In mid-October, the Schmersal Group was awarded with a special honor for entrepreneurial achievement. The Wuppertal Business Prize, which has been awarded since 2003, is considered one of the most prestigious in the city. More…

Specialist report

10,000 N interlocking force on Microcut

User-friendliness, high levels of safety and availability – these were the most important requirements from Stephan Machinery GmbH in Hamelin, which produces food manufacturing machines. Therefore, for its Stephan Vacutherm System VMC 1200, the company decided to use the new AZM400 solenoid interlock from Schmersal. More…



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Phone: +49 202 6474-0
Fax: +49 202 6474-100

General Manager: Dipl.-Ing. Heinz Schmersal, Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Philip Schmersal

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Editors: Sylvia Blömker, Uwe Franke

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