Sandvik Coromant Centre to be Established in Renningen, Germany
SANDVIKEN, Sweden, Jun 11, 2018 - Cutting tool and tooling system specialist Sandvik Coromant announces a decision to open a new Sandvik Coromant Centre in Renningen, Germany that will include a showroom, training facilities, and a design and project office. Sandvik Coromant Centres are world class facilities for productivity, applications, machining and research in manufacturing. In Renningen, the team will focus on the automotive industry.
Sandvik Coromant Centres develop processes and solutions to help customers find the optimum point where maximum productivity meets minimum cost
The aim of this investment is to further improve customer experience. Sandvik Coromant Centres are meeting places where visitors can interact and co-operate in a modern and inspiring environment, enabling physical and digital collaboration. All Sandvik Coromant Centres are truly digital, offering improved connectivity for live machining demonstrations from centres in Asia, Europe and US, ultimately utilizing the company’s global knowledge in the best possible way.
“It is great news that we are investing in a state-of–the-art Sandvik Coromant Centre as we move into the Industry 4.0 era,” says Josse Coudré, General Manager Sales Area Central Europe. “The investment will enable us to strengthen relationships with our customers and deliver more added value. This decision clearly highlights the ambition of Sandvik Coromant to drive innovation in the machining industry at an accelerated pace.”
The new facility will be approximately 3,000 m² in size and is expected to be operating from the end of Q1 2020
About Sandvik Coromant
Part of global industrial engineering group Sandvik, Sandvik Coromant is at the forefront of manufacturing tools, machining solutions and knowledge that drive industry standards and innovations demanded by the metalworking industry now and into the next industrial era. Educational support, extensive R&D investment and strong customer partnerships ensure the development of machining technologies that change, lead and drive the future of manufacturing. Sandvik Coromant owns over 3100 patents worldwide, employs over 7,900 staff, and is represented in 150 countries. For more information, visit www.sandvik.coromant.com or join the conversation on social media.