Our history is made up of Milestones conquered and achieved. These have only been made possible through sheer hard work, total commitment to our clients and by a team of dedicated people that are proud to represent the Schmidt Light Metal Group.
It was in 1989 that the first stone was laid for the building that today houses part of our casting cells and ever since then we have been growing, improving and investing.
Start of Aluminium Pressure Die casting parts production in building number one.
CASTING CAPACITY INCREASE 1
Installation of 4 cells between 500 and 660 tons locking force
Creation and beginning of production of DMM, our machining company
Celebration with all the employees
Start of production of our tool design and manufacturing company
CASTING CAPACITY INCREASE 3
Installation of 5 cells for a total of 11, between 500 and 1400 tons locking force in building number two
NEW BUILDING FOR DMM
Creation of building 2 for our machining company, housing new CNC machines
RELOCATION OF ATC TO OLIVEIRA DE AZEMÉIS
New administration and purchase of development and logistics building
NEW FACTORY FOR DMM
Building number 3 for our machining company, DMM bringing us to a total of 6 buildings in our premises
In house celebration with clients, suppliers and employees
Extension of building 2 of SLM
CASTING CAPACITY INCREASE 5
Installation of 3 cells for a total of 18 cells between 500 and 2200 tons locking force
CASTING CAPACITY INCREASE 6
1 new cell with 2200 tons locking force, for a total of 19 cells between 500 and 2200 tons locking force