News and Events


Scansonic showcases new welding optics for hairpins in electric motors

24. Jun 2019

The LASER World of PHOTONICS 2019 is where Scansonic will be introducing its new RLW-S laser processing optics for laser welding the hairpins used in electric motors. This system's integrated optical sensor precisely detects contours and reliably controls even the most complex welding processes.

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New Scansonic optics for laser hardening

24. Jun 2019

Scansonic is showcasing its next generation of RLH-A laser hardening optics at the LASER World of PHOTONICS 2019. Featuring innovative control technology and variable spot geometry and size, the new optics are designed for high-end applications like those commonly used in the automotive industry.

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Reaching the smallest drill holes with a laser beam

24. Jun 2019

State-of-the-art laser hardening technologies play a key role in the quality and robustness of a workpiece. A new process developed by Scansonic MI enables distortion-free hardening of drill holes and inner surfaces.

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Florian Albert is the new Managing Director of Scansonic

26. Feb 2019

On 1 February 2019, Dr Florian Albert was appointed Managing Director of Scansonic MI GmbH, a member of B.I.G.. The graduated engineer had been Head of the Scansonic application lab before he succeeded Dieter Mack who had held the position of an interim managing director since April 2017.

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BMW and Scansonic: Innovation through partnership

30. Jan 2019

Bad Nauheim, Germany – International automotive engineers met again this year at the EALA 2019 (European Automotive Laser Applications) conference in Bad Nauheim to discuss new options for laser-based production in car body and automotive engineering.

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Laser welding optics from Scansonic makes automotive design dreams possible

29. Jan 2019

Chinese start-up Nio sets about shaking up the car market. The company produces only electrically powered vehicles. At the same time, the engineers are working intensively on autonomous driving.

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15. – 17. 10. 2019

EuroCarBody 2019

21st Global Car Body Benchmarking Conference

Bad Nauheim, Germany

22. – 24. 10. 2019

HeatTreatmentCongress 2020

The HeatTreatmentCongress is the largest meeting for the heat treatment industry in Europe. As a symposium with high-class programme and a renowned trade fair, the HeatTreatmentCongress combines knowledge and practice in a unique way. About 500 professionals attend the Congress each year. This year again more than 200 companies from Germany and abroad present themselves at the exhibition


06. – 07. 11. 2019

AI for Laser Technology Conference

In laser technology, machine and sensor data are used to monitor a production process. The ever-increasing transformation of production environments into industry 4.0 and cyber-physical systems makes it possible to analyze these processes more easily, reliably and synergistically in the future.


12. – 13. 11. 2019

Laser in the automotive industry

For the first time the conference "Laser in the Automotive Industry" will take place. Nowhere could you find more compact expert knowledge and more intensive networking on the topics of lasers and robots in the automotive industry.


13. – 14. 11. 2019

Doors & Closures in Car Body Engineering 2019

10th International Benchmarking Conference

Bad Nauheim, Germany

04. – 06. 12. 2019

Photonix Japan

Japan's Leading Show for Laser & Photonics! Photonix consists of 3 different exhibitions specialising in laser processing, optics and optical measuring/analytical technology.

Tokio, Japan