Company history

Important milestones

2016

Introduction of the MIND-M plus hardening machine product line.

eldec improves the ECOLINE generator series by introducing a new table housing.

eldec expands the PICO generator series with the introduction of the PICO-M and PICO-L.

2015

eldec introduces the VLC-IH hardening machine series created based on the EMAG VLC series.

2014

eldec introduces the PICO-S generator product line.

eldec expands the CUSTOM-LINE generator product line with the DF and LF series.

2013

eldec becomes a member of the EMAG Group.

2012

Introduction of MICO-S.

The MICO product line is complete.

eldec reaches turnover of approx. € 21 million worldwide.

2011

2011 Introduction of MIND-M product line.

Additional floor space for production and assembly in USA. New production and assembly facility with 2000 m² in Dornstetten, Germany.

eldec achieves a turnover of more than 19 million euro worldwide and has a total of 135 employees.

2010

Introduction of MIND-S product line.

2009

eldec establishes sales and service facility in China.

Introduction of MICO product range.

Introduction of world first pick-up hardening machine VL-H.

Delivery of first eldec pole coil brazing system.

2008

Introduction of MIND hardening machine range.

2007

eldec achieves a turnover of 12 million euro worldwide with 90 employees.

2006

Completion of a pilot hardening system with a 3 MW SDF® generator.

2004

eldec achieves a turnover of 11 million euro between the two locations.

Delivery of the first hardening system with a 1 MW SDF® generator.

2000

Delivery of the first eldec SDF® generators. A patented technology whose primary benefit is the contour-true inductive surface hardening of gears.

1998

eldec Induction USA is founded. The Michigan site markets all eldec products, assembles generators and provides all sales and services to the American markets.

1993

Delivery of the first high-frequency and medium-frequency IGBT generators developed by eldec. Eldec devices, continuously enhanced, well known for reliability, quality and high power density, remain the benchmark in the industry today.

1982

Schwenk GmbH Induktorbau is founded by Dipl.-Ing. Wolfgang Schwenk.

eldec develops and manufactures inductors.