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.
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