SAACKE - Quality since 1892

From german tool manufacturer to global player


The history of SAACKE


Our long-term employees Arno Fabry, Thomas Roscher and Ilona Schrade have been appointed to the board of directors.


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.


SAACKE celebrates 125 years anniversary.


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


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


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.


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


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.


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


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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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