Experienced since 1957

As a technology leader, we have been firmly established in domestic and international markets for many years.

2017

2017

Opening SWSS China - Workshop Shanghai

2016

2016

Relocation of our head office from Schweinfurt to Maroldsweisach.

2015

2015

Opening of a Siemens WEISS spindle service base in Russia

2014

2014

Opening of further Siemens WEISS spindle service bases in Turkey and Spain

2012

2012

Extension of the manufacturing facility in Maroldsweisach

2008

2008

Opening of a Siemens WEISS spindle service base in Bari, Italy.

2007

2007

Opening of a Siemens WEISS spindle service base in Bangalore, India.

2006

2006

Opening of a Siemens WEISS spindle service base in Beijing, China.

2004

2004

Expansion into South America by establishing a service base in São Paulo, Brazil.

2002

2002

"Founding of SIEMENS WEISS SPINDLE SERVICE, Handforth Dean, Cheshire, UK.
An extension adds further stories to the technical offices in Schweinfurt."

2001

2001

Majority takeover of WEISS GmbH by Siemens AG (Siemens Automation and Drives Group, A&D). The company name changes to WEISS Spindeltechnologie GmbH - A Siemens Company

2000

2000

Construction of a new office building in Maroldsweisach.

1996

1996

WEISS SERVICE , INC. - expansion into the USA captures a new market following the opening of the service base in Mentor, Ohio

1993

1993

The successful managment-buy-out.
Siegfried Weiß forms the FAG product area of "spindle units" to the enterprise of his own. With 77 employees and a know-how of over 25 years today's WEISS GMBH arises.

1970

1970

Production of disk space storage spindles at FAG.

1967/68

1967/68

Birth of the first rolling-contact bearing spindle at FAG.

1960/61

1960/61

Construction of the first hydrodynamic spindle at FAG.

1957

1957

First developments of hydrodynamic friction bearings for spindles for the own production at FAG.