Founding by Dipl. Kaufmann Dr. Heinrich Schneider. The “Dr. Heinrich Schneider Optotechnische Fabrik” initially produces exclusively high-quality ophthalmic lenses under the brand name Dr. Schneider (DS).
The owners of the present-day parent company, Allit AG Kunststofftechnik, acquire the company that since then has operated under the name Dr. Heinrich Schneider Messtechnik GmbH. The new production programme – profile and measurement projectors – heralds the rise of the company.
The company moves to the Rotlay-Mühle site.
Expansion into foreign markets starts, an important step towards internationalisation.
Certification in accordance with ISO 9001.
The SKM product group marks the successful combination of optical and tactile measurement techniques.
Schneider Messtechnik receives the Q 1 award from the Ford-Werke.
Move to a larger company building at the Rotlay-Mühle site. Certification in accordance with ISO 9001/2000.
60 years of Dr. Heinrich Schneider Messtechnik
Official opening of the new office and production facilities, new distinctive logo as brand mark. Award as TOP100 Innovator among German small and medium-sized enterprises,
Award as TOP100 Innovator among German small and medium-sized enterprises – we were among the top companies again in the following year.
Success 2013 – the company receives the Innovation Prize of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate.
Certification in accordance with ISO 9001/2008.
Acquisition and integration of Unger Software Systeme GmbH - Schneider Messtechnik is now one of the top addresses when it comes to automation and Industry 4.0.
Another jubilee – 70 years of Dr. Heinrich Schneider Messtechnik