Company history

Important milestones


eldec reaches turnover of over € 30 million worldwide.


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-L.


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


eldec introduces the PICO-S generator product line.

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


eldec becomes a member of the EMAG Group.


Introduction of MICO-S.

The MICO product line is complete.

eldec reaches turnover of approx. € 21 million worldwide.


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.


Introduction of MIND-S product line.


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.


Introduction of MIND hardening machine range.


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


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


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

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


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


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


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.


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

eldec develops and manufactures inductors.