The Industrial Technique business area provides industrial power tools, assembly systems, quality assurance products, software and services through a global network.
It innovates for sustainable productivity for customers in the automotive and aerospace industries, industrial manufacturing and maintenance, and in vehicle service. Principal product development and manufacturing units are located in Sweden, France, Japan and Germany.
In 2012, the business area had revenues of BSEK 9.5.
The motor vehicle industry, including sub-suppliers, is a key customer segment in the Industrial Technique business area, representing slightly less than half of the business area’s annual revenues.
The business area has successfully developed advanced electric industrial tools and assembly systems that assist customers in achieving fastening according to their specifications and minimizing errors and interruptions in production.
In general industry, industrial tools are used in a number of applications. Customers are found in light assembly, general engineering, shipyards, foundries, and among machine tool builders.
There is a growing demand for aftermarket products and services, e.g., maintenance contracts and calibration services, that improve customers’ productivity.