1864

Foundation of iron foundry and mechanical factory.

1874

A "metal foundry and machine assembly" is founded.

1910

Production of reciprocating saws for lumber mills in the Blackforest.

1926

Production of belt grinding machines for furniture industry starts.

1939

The company building of Gebr. SCHMID GmbH in Freudenstadt in the year 1939.

1958

Dieter C. Schmid enters into the company, 22 years old.

1961

Moving into the new company building in the industrial zone of Freudenstadt.

1964

Entering the PCB industry with the inline brushing machine; 100 years SCHMID.

1985

Moving into the new administrative building in Freudenstadt.

1989

End of eighties, SCHMID celebrates its 125th anniversary of company history.

1997

With Christian Schmid the 5th generation is active in the company.

1998

Expansion: In Hong Kong SCHMID Asia Ltd. is established, customer base grows locally.

2001

SCHMID Technology Systems GmbH, Niedereschach, is founded.

2002

Entry into the solar industry and establishing the Business Unit Photovoltaics.

2007

At its headquarters in Freudenstadt inauguration of the new Technology Center.

2008

Inauguration of the new building in Zhuhai, production and development site.

2011

Diversification through acquisition of montratec AG, entry into logistics.

2013

Entry into Energy Storage Technology: First VRFB storage container is delivered.

2014

SCHMID celebrates the success story with the 150th anniversary.

2015

Introduction of new module line SCHMID Infinity Line for PCB production.

2017

Carve out product segment
montrac®.