center Mönchengladbach

Increased productivity, higher quality
  • 42,000 m2 devoted to production and assembly
  • Engineering and production under one roof to ensure efficient order processing
  • SMS TECademy facility for customer training
  • Machine park stocked with more than 30 systems for processing components weighing anywhere from 100 kg to 200 t
  • The location features two newly built assembly halls with a total floor-space of more than 6,500 m2 
  • Application of SMS manufacturing standards comprising measuring and testing options
Center Mönchengladbach


Welding manufacturing image

Care at every step

  • Unit weight: up to 60 t
  • Welding processes: MIG, MAG, WIG, UP, E, RES and special welding technologies 
  • Surface treatment: spraying and priming booth
  • Flame cutting machine: max. sheet thickness 120 mm
Mechnical production image

Turning, drilling, milling. grinding, shaping

  • CNC center lathes: swing diameter up to 2,200 mm, turning length up to 20,000 mm
  • CNC carousel turning machines: swing diameter max. 2,400 mm, turning height max. 2,500 mm with grinding, milling, and drilling equipment
  • CNC turning and milling center: swing diameter max. 1,200 mm, turning length max. 9,000 mm
  • CNC boring mills: working area x = 28,000 mm, y = 4,000 mm with rotary clamping device (Ø 1,000 mm) and angled milling heads for machining in all axis directions; rotary table with dimensions 3,000 x 3,500 mm
  • CNC portal milling machines: portal opening width 5,500 mm, portal opening height 4,600 mm, milling length 22,000 mm with angled milling heads in all axis directions
  • Crane capacity: 180 t
  • CNC grinding machines
  • CNC vertical shaping machine: shaping stroke max. 1,600 mm
Assembly and test field image
  • Lifting capacity: up to 180 t
  • Lifting height: up to 12 m
  • Component length: up to 18 m
  • Weight: up to 120 t
  • Paint finishing plant: telescopic booth
Measuring image

High production quality is our hallmark

  • Level 3 non-destructive testing
  • Measuring options: mobile 3D laser tracker, range up to 30 m; mobile 3D measuring arm, length up to 3.6 m


Certificate welding EN ISO 3834-2 - Mönchengladbach


SMSgroup Kohnen, Klaus

Klaus Kohnen

SMS group GmbH
Manufacturing Mönchgladbach
Ohlerkirchweg 66
41069 Mönchengladbach

Phone : +49 2161 350 2391