Case Studies


Viscor Case Study Company Profile Company: Viscor Size: €30M Location: Canada Machine: Planar P120.50 Founded in 1952 by immigrant electrical engineer Daniel Wiener, Viscor is Canada’s largest independent LED lighting and metal fabrication manufacturer. With over 65 years of continued growth, Viscor has progressed from a humble 4,000 square foot facility to a 1/4 million…

TT Gaskets

TT Gaskets Case Study Company Profile Company: TT Gaskets Size: €17M Location: Finland Machine: Planar P70.20 TT Gaskets is the leading Nordic manufacturer of gaskets, packings and sealing solutions for all major industries including automotive, marine, food processing, lighting and HVAC. The company is an independent, Finnish family business, established in 1943 when Finland needed…


Jin Rong Hua Le Metal Manufactures Co, Ltd (TBK) Case Study Company Profile Company: Jin Rong Hua Le Metal Manufactures Co, Ltd (TBK) Size: €30M Location: Chine Machine: Planar P70.50, P220.50 Jin Rong Hua Le Metal Manufactures Co; Ltd, better known as TBK, was established in 2004 in Gao Ming District, close to Guangzhou and…

MARS Group

MARS Group Case Study Company Profile Company: MARS Group Size: €5M Location: Serbia Machine: Planar P70.20 Founded in 1990, MARS is a privately owned manufacturer of high precision, complex mechanical parts. With 170 qualified employees, their core business is CNC machining on mills, turning lathes, sheet metal processing and surface treatments of mechanical parts. The…

Hongshi BaoSheng Technology Company Ltd

Hongshi BaoSheng Technology Company, Ltd Case Study Company Profile Company: Hongshi BaoSheng Technology Company, Ltd Size: €47M Location: China Machine: Planar P180.50, P70.20 Established in 2005, Hongshi BaoSheng Technology Company (HBTC) is a group of companies specialising in R&D and manufacturing of equipment for a wide range of industries including aviation, telecommunications, nance, healthcare, energy…

Beth-El Industries

Beth-El Zikhron Yaakov Industries, Ltd Case Study Company Profile Company: Beth-El Zikhron Yaakov Industries, Ltd Size: 700 Employees Location: Israel Machine: Planar P150.40 Beth-El Zikhron Yaaqov Industries Ltd is a leading designer and manufacturer of CBRN (chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear) air ltration and air treatment products. The products are used in over 100 countries…

Louis Industries

Louis Industries, a steel processing facility based in Minnesota, began as a blacksmith shop in 1940. Founded by Alfred Louis, sons Leo and Cecil took over the business in 1973 and began to modify the company from blacksmith to OEM, producing wood burning stoves and animal equipment. In the 1990s, the company changed direction from OEM manufacturer to steel processing. Today, Louis Industries remains a family business providing services including laser cutting, turret punching, forming, welding and rolling and is a major regional supplier of steel and aluminium.

SGC France

Societe Giennoise de Chaudronnerie (SGC) was established in 1978 and specialises in precision sheet metalwork. The company is based in the central Loire Valley region of France and services a wide range of industry sectors including HVAC, aerospace, household and industrial appliances, automotive, defence and lighting. The company offers both small and large volume manufacturing to its customers with production methods including punching and shearing, laser cutting, pressing, bending, deburring and surface treatment. Assembly, packaging and labelling services are also available.


ArcelorMittal is the world’s leading steel and mining company, with a presence in 60 countries and an industrial footprint in 18 countries. They are the leading supplier of quality steel in the major global steel markets including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging.

IKM Haaland AS

IKM Haaland AS, part of the IKM group, is one of Norway’s biggest sheet metal processing companies. Founded in the 1930s as a furniture factory, it changed direction in the 1950s to nail production before starting sheet metal production in the 1980s.