Highlights
Highlights

Highlights

Our history

in an overview

1992 Company founded

 

1993  Production begins in Stankov with a staff of nine. From the beginning, SWA is focused on the export markets

 

1995  The first CNC-milling machine and CAD/CAM workstations go into operation

 

1996  First Delivery to the Great Britain

 

1998  First Delivery to the USA

 

2000  Company moves to a new plant in Stod with its own office building and shop floor Commissioning of the new portal milling machine. SWA now has 60 members of staff

 

2003  Introduction of an ERP system for the optimization of the production management

2004  Introduction of a PDM system Benchmark: SWA is among the top 20 toolmakers of the year in the competition "Excellence in Production". First certification of quality and environmental management according to EN ISO 9001 and EN ISO 14001

 

2005  Benchmark: is a finalist in the category toolmakers of the year in the competition "Excellence in Production". First delivery to China

 

2010  SWA now has 100 members of staff. First delivery to Russia

 

2011  Commissioning of large portal milling machines

 

2013  First delivery to South Africa

 

2014  Acquired by Kiefel GmbH, Freilassing, Germany, a member of Brückner Group

 

2018 Change of name from SWA s.r.o. to Kiefel Automotive s.r.o.