SAACKE - Quality since 1892


From german tool manufacturer to global player

SAACKE - Quality since 1892


From german tool manufacturer to global player

 

 

The history of SAACKE

2019

SAACKE is a medium-sized company with currently about 200 employees. In keeping with the tradition of the company, its shares are still all in the hands of family members.

2017

SAACKE celebrates 125 years anniversary.

2013

The inauguration ceremony for the new building of SAACKE China in Beijing / Shunyi takes place on June 21st.

2012

SAACKE buys company shares from the Indian Precision Tool Manufacturer CMH in Hyderabad in August.

2007

SAACKE's Indian sales and service centre SAACKE Machines & Tools Private Limited gets founded in New Delhi.

The SAACKE Group gets established in June. The companies SAACKE with their subsidary companies in China, India and the USA, as well as the legal independent companies PWS Präzisionswerkzeuge GmbH and TTB Engineering SA are combined in the SAACKE Group.

2005

SAACKE's US sales and service subsidiary SAACKE LLC becomes SAACKE North America LLC. The new US headquarter is in Mooresville / North Carolina.

2002

SAACKE acquires the majority shares of the German company PWS Präzisionswerkzeuge GmbH in Schmölln / Thüringen.

The US sales and service centre SAACKE LLC gets founded in Charleston / South Carolina.

2000

The chinese subsidiary SAACKE Beijing Tool Co LTD gets officially opened on the site of the respected Tsinghua University in Beijing.

1997

SAACKE introduces the grinding center UW II D as world's latest innovation with optimized kinematics, fully automatic grinding wheel changer and tool loader with 3 axes at the EMO fair in Hanover.

1996

SAACKE implements a quality system according to DIN EN ISO 9001, certified by the TUV CERT Certification Body.

1995

As successor of the manual Tool & Cutter grinding machines SAACKE develops the Universal Tool & Cutter Grinding Machine UW I C - the synthesis of CNC technology and manual machine flexibility.

1994

SAACKE introduces high-speed dry hobbing with carbide tools at different important automobile manufacturers. Some of the essential advantages are the higher economic efficiency and lower environmental pollution.

1955-1990

Modification of the range of cutters to the increased demands of industry by means of ever more specialized geometries. The demand shifted in the field of universal machine tools from the conventional manual to CNC systems. New technical solutions are developed for the most diverse grinding tasks.

1945/46

Destruction and new beginning. SAACKE constructs itself initially with repair and production work for agricultural machinery, hand cars, dies and tools.

1932

Industry had an ever greater need for low cost machine tools. This special economical needs confonted SAACKE with the desire to develop and produce a special tool and cutter grinding machine. SAACKE was pioneering at that time in terms of accuracy, handling and technology.

1900

Expansion of the range by a new tool, a gear wheel hob. SAACKE underwent a rapid growth as well from a production and a personal point of view.

1892

Founding year of SAACKE by the brothers Carl Julius and Paul Saacke. The company was one of the first manufacturers in Europe with a standard production of spiral drills. Back then SAACKE employed 60 skilled workers. Former development focus was the stock removal technology.