News and Events
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
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.read more
01. – 06. 02. 2020
SPIE Photonics West covers a wide range of topics: biomedical optics, biophotonics, industrial lasers, optoelectronics, microfabrication, MOEMS-MEMS, displays, and more.
San Francisco, CA, USA
11. – 12. 02. 2020
EALA, Automotive Circle's international conference on progress in laser-based manufacturing technologies and laser application in automobile production.
04. – 05. 03. 2020
Only one thing is certain, that nothing is certain. Which is why "flexibility” and "agility” are currently among the most frequently used terms in the automotive industry. The number of vehicle variants, different drive systems and car body derivatives is still growing; at the same time, customer requirements can constantly be subject to change. In a situation like this, flexibility is key.
21. – 23. 04. 2020
Flexibility and Efficiency - Seemingly contrary goals govern joining technology development in modern car body engineering!
28. – 30. 04. 2020
UNIQUE, INNOVATIVE AND SIMPLY CUTTING-EDGE CUTTING WORLD® is one of a kind: it is the only specialist trade fair that concentrates on the entire cutting process chain. After last year’s successful appearance, this year’s trade fair will once again draw in the crowds from the cutting technology industry, and will be held in parallel to the Deutsche Schneidkongress ® (German Cutting Technology Conference).
06. – 08. 05. 2020
A forum where users, manufacturers and developers can intensively exchange ideas on the current state and perspectives of laser technology.