30 years of experience in
automated arc welding
Frontpull 8 technology for robots with outer cable dress.
30 years of robot-assisted arc welding.
The introduction of robots into the automotive industry brought fundamental changes in welding technology: Manual welding lost its relevance – welding with robots was the future. With successful market introductions and own product developments we achieved much for the industry.
Foundation of SKS Schweiß- und Schneidsysteme GmbH.
First fully digital system
Market launch of the first fully digital welding system for reproducible welding parameters with data documentation.
Double speed – high deposition rates
Introduction of our double-wire torch for high welding speeds and deposition rates.
Air instead of water: Market launch of the air-cooled robot welding torch
Market shift from water-cooled to air-cooled welding torches in Europe.
The power source with second-generation digital technology enters the market.
The perfect match for process arm robots with hollow wrist – Power Joint welding torch and Power Feeder.
One of a kind: PlasmaTIG
PlasmaTIG weld package – for plasma and TIG welding without high-frequency ignition.
Robot and welding machine united
MOTOMAN robotec, Leipold and SKS develop Synchroweld
The new SKS welding torch series
Development and market launch of the SKS welding torch series.
The future is spatter-free
microMIG welding process for heat-reduced welding with defined penetration.
Q84: Innovative control concept with touchscreen
The Q84 weld process controller controls up to four power sources simultaneously.
Semi Automatic Machine SAM
Manual welding with the precision of a robot.
New weld process with the Frontpull 7 torch.
An investment in the future.
The new SKS head office in Kaiserslautern.
First fully electric driven torch cleaning system.