Awards

Prestigious awards and prizes confirm the outstanding performance of our company, and of the whole SCHUNK team. Here you will find a list of national and international awards.

2021
SCHUNK ADHESO

German Innovation Award 2021

Category "Machines & Engineering"

SCHUNK EGH

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021

Innovative, ergonomic, quickly put into operation: The intelligent design of the SCHUNK EGH makes automation with cobots especially easy, and this is the reason why the gripper was awarded with the prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2021 in the "product design" category.

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Industry 4.0 talents

Allianz Industrie 4.0 Baden-Württemberg honored SCHUNK for its project "digital twin in professional education."

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

World Market Leader Champion 2021

for gripping systems and clamping technology, awarded in the World Market Leader Index 2021 by the Henri B. Meier's Executive School of Mangement of the University of St. Gallen and the Academy of German World Market Leaders (ADWM) in cooperation with the German magazine WirtschaftsWoche.

2020
Heinz-Dieter SCHUNK GmbH & Co. Spanntechnik KG

IHK Education Prize 2020

Heinz-Dieter SCHUNK GmbH & Co. Spanntechnik KG in Mengen is a member company of SCHUNK, the specialist for gripping systems and clamping technology from Lauffen/Neckar, and was awarded the IHK Education Prize as a special prize during the gala event for especially promising concepts and new approaches.

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

World Market Leader 2020

for gripping systems and clamping technology, awarded by the University of St. Gallen and the Academy of German World Market Leaders in cooperation with the German magazine WirtschaftsWoche

2019
SCHUNK iTENDO

MM Award at EMO

SCHUNK communication concept "Open."

German Brand Award 2019

SCHUNK Co-act EGP-C Gripper

iF Design Award 2019

2018
SCHUNK Co-act EGP-C Gripper

MM Award at the Automatica show

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG Gripping Systems and Clamping Technology

World Market Leader 2018

Awarded by the WirtschaftsWoche magazine and University of St. Gallen.

2017
Co-act Gripper JL1

100 locations for Industry 4.0 in Baden-Wuerttemberg

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group

Co-act Gripper JL1

Hermes Award 2017

2016
Co-act Gripper JL1

MM Award

ROTA NCE

iF DESIGN AWARD 2016

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group

WirtschaftsWoche magazine and the WÜRTH company

Entrepreneur with heart

2015
Integrated assembly solutions

VDMA Robotics + Automation photography competition

Market launch

VERO-S WDB

With the modular system particularly for direct workpiece clamping, SCHUNK simplifies manufacturing processes for small batch sizes and single-piece productions. Unlike conventional clamping solutions, direct clamping does not have any interfering contour from jaws or clamps. This enables 5-sided machining with an excellent accessibility.

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group

eGRIP

Hermes Award Top 5 Nomination

Milestones of the industry

MM Innovation Prize

EGS

IF product design award 2015

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

VW chose SCHUNK as one of its "Nominated Suppliers"

Special mention - SCHUNK Powerball Arm LWA 4P

GERMAN Design Award

2014
ROTA-S flex

IF product design award

PRONTO (BEST OF 2014)

Industry Award

PRISMO3 (BEST OF 2014)

Industry Award

SCHUNK Safety Gripping Systems

MM Award at the AUTOMATICA show

2013
VERO-S NSR (BEST OF 2013)

Industry Award

LWA 4P Powerball Lightweight Arm

red dot award

Heinz-Dieter Schunk

Founder award of the Baden Wuerttemberg Sparkassen financial group

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group

2012
Sustainability

VDMA Robotics + Automation photography competition

ROTA NCL

iF product design award

EGP 40 (BEST OF 2012)

Industry Award

LWA 4

MM Award at the AUTOMATICA show

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group

2011
SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Bosch Global Supplier Award

PHL

iF product design award

SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG

Training company of the year from the Federal Association for Metal Industries

2010
PPU-E 30

Industry Award

MPG-plus

MM Award at the AUTOMATICA show

CFK (Award "Product of the Months" August 2010)

KE Konstruktion & Engineering

Heinz-Dieter Schunk

Engelberger Robotics Award

2009
ZENTRICO THL plus

iF product design award

UNIPLACE

Process Innovation Award

PPU (Award "Product of the Month" November 2009)

KE Konstruktion & Engineering

2008
New parallel gripper

A&D Best Product Award

Small double centralized gripper

Junior
business award

SWS-011

Industry Award

Mechanical engineering: Gripper with spindle interface

Industry Award

Dextrous Hand SDH-2

MM Award at the AUTOMATICA show

Heinz-Dieter Schunk

German Machine Tool Industry Award

2007
GEMOTEC system

A & D Best Product Award

2006
3-Finger-Dextrous Gripping Hand

Tech Stars Technology Award

Ministry of Economics Baden-Wuerttemberg

Enterprise Medal of the State of Baden Wuerttemberg

2005
Market launch

TRIBOS-RM / TRIBOS-mini

Polygonal toolholder for micro clamping from 0.3 mm clamping diameter. Suitable for HPC and/or HSC machining.

Gripper with tool interface and RSS wireless sensor technology

MM Award at the EMO Hanover

TANDEM PZS

iF product design award

Three-finger centric gripper

Junior
business award

2004
SRU

iF product design award

ROTA THW plus

iF product design award

2002
SINO-T

EuroMold Award

SCHUNK "Power"-Advertising

Advertising Excellence Award

1999
TRIBOS

iF product design award

1998
TRIBOS

EuroMold Award

1986
Gripping Systems

Dr. Rudolf Eberle Prize