SCHWABEDISSEN Maschinen GmbH produces machines for working wood and other materials, particularly panel saws, double-end tenoners and CNC machines for machining components.
The machines are mainly used in the Wood- and furniture industry, by wood flooring manufacturers, in the window and door industry, by insulation board manufacturers and in the gypsum and cement board industry.
SCHWABEDISSEN produces exclusively at the company headquarters in Herford; approx. 70% of production is exported to more than 80 countries.
The company was founded in 1872 by the master locksmith Johann Friedrich Meyer and the mechanical engineer Wilhelm Schwabedissen.