Schmidt & Heinzmann Headquarters

Bruchsal, Germany

Schmidt & Heinzmann, founded in 1949, owns an international reputation as a reliable and high quality machine and equipment supplier. A highly specialized team of more than 100 people is employed at the headquarters in Bruchsal, Southwest Germany. In its nearly seven decades on the market, the company has proven its know-how setting a benchmark for quality in the field of plastic processing machinery and equipment. The quality and performance of Schmidt & Heinzmann products have therefore already won over hundreds of customers in more than 70 countries.

Schmidt & Heinzmann is proud of its position as market leader for Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) production technologies and its additional product range in the field of fiber reinforced plastics machinery. The company`s comprehensive product portfolio also includes cutting systems for all types of fibers, as well as Polyester plate production lines.


Our Portfolio:

  • SMC Technologies
  • Preforming
  • Bonding
  • Fiber Processing
  • Automation

Schmidt & Heinzmann Shanghai Co. Ltd.

Schmidt & Heinzmann Shanghai Co. Ltd.

Shanghai, China

The subsidiary in Shanghai will ensure that our customers have the best service possible and get help on time and in their region.

Our experts will take care of the customer support and will be your helping hand for sales and services.

Schmidt & Heinzmann North America Inc.

Schmidt & Heinzmann North America Inc.

Chandler, Phoenix, USA

The subsidiary in North America will ensure that our customers have the best service possible and get help on time and in their region.

Our experts will take care of the customer support and will be your helping hand for sales and services.

Tech Partners

Our Tech Partners




China Composites Expo 2020

02. – 04. September 2020, Shanghai, China


09. – 11. September 2020, Novi, MI, USA

Composites Europe

Composites Europe 2020

10. – 12. November 2020, Stuttgart, Germany

  • Visit us on booth 9D19


The pacesetter of industry

September 30th, 2020

Read in the interview between managing director Matthias Feil and Wirtschaftsforum how Schmidt & Heinzmann influence the production processes in sectors such as automotive and aerospace industry with its machinery.

Interview English
Interview Deutsch

Further positive business development at the machine manufacturer Schmidt & Heinzmann

Juli 6th, 2020

The positive business development at Schmidt & Heinzmann is continuing, also in Corona times. After the machine manufacturer in Bruchsal generated high incoming orders in the automation area in the past months, this trend also continues in the business field “production services”. In this business area, our worldwide customers are served with special customer requirements in the manufacturing field.

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Schmidt & Heinzmann on course of growth despite worldwide risk of recession

Mai 25th, 2020

The emissions scandal and the switch to electromobility are slacking the automotive industry, coronavirus is affecting the economy, companies introduce short time working – the signs for a recession are intensifying. But Schmidt & Heinzmann, a medium-sized company from Bruchsal, defies all predictions.

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Our subsidiary in the US is growing

Januar 16th, 2020

Mr. Theodor Fry is working as a Software Engineer at Schmidt&Heinzmann North America Inc to support our engineering team.
We are warmly welcome him at the Schmidt&Heinzmann team and wish him a successful start in the new position

New office for Schmidt & Heinzmann North America

Januar 9th, 2020

Our colleagues from Schmidt & Heinzmann North Amerika moved to a new location this week.
The new offices are located at the Chandler Tech Center in Chandler, Arizona – just a few kilometers from the old site.

Schmidt & Heinzmann is now ABB Value Provider.

September 18th, 2019

As a Value Provider, we offer ABB certified services in the areas of sales, support, maintenance and engineering. The certificate was handed over to our Managing Director Matthias Feil (second from left) at the “Composite Europe” exhibiton. We would like to thank ABB for this award and look forward to a continuing good cooperation.

New Apprentice at Schmidt & Heinzmann

September 5th, 2019

Welcome in our team to our new apprentice at S&H. She starts her apprenticeship as commercial employee this week. Have a great start!

Schmidt & Heinzmann focuses on cutting and stacking: Examples to be seen at the Composite Europe in Stuttgart

August 28th, 2019

Schmidt & Heinzmann shows its entire competence in the processing of dry fibers at the Composite Europe from September 10th  – 12th in Stuttgart in hall 9 booth C26. One example is a composite leafspring for trucks and vans which is up to 60% lighter than a conventual steel component. The company, which is well known in the market for its preforming machines, will have the focus on the upstream processes of cutting and especially stacking in the future.

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Opening Schmidt & Heinzmann Technology Lab

Opening Schmidt & Heinzmann Technology Lab

März 12th, 2019

Schmidt & Heinzmann opened its newly built production hall including the technology lab on 08th March 2019. On an area of more than 2.000 m² the extension includes in addition to production and office space also an own technology lab. From now on processes for bonding, preforming and fiber application can be constantly tested and further developed. Due to the limited space and machinery this was only possible in the past if customer machines were under construction.

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In the picture: Thomas Geiß (Managing board Sparkasse Kraichgau), the mayor of Bruchsal, Ms. Petzold-Schick, Gerhard Rottweiler (former Managing Director Schmidt & Heinzmann) and Managing Director Matthias Feil

Our new production hall

Januar 11th, 2019

Almost two weeks into the new year! We are already working in our new production hall: