Fritz Studer AG, established in 1912, is a market and technology leader in universal, external and internal cylindrical grinding as well as noncircular grinding. With around 25,000 delivered systems, STUDER has been synonymous with precision, quality and durability for decades.

Know-how and capabilities

The name STUDER stands for hardware, software, system integration and Swiss quality service. With a customized complete solution for each grinding task, the customer also receives our knowledge and know-how about the grinding process. The STUDER logo has been a seal of quality for first-class results for decades. We ensure that The Art of Grinding remains closely linked to our name in the future. STUDER has 110 years of experience in the development and manufacture of precision cylindrical grinding machines.

 Highlights include

  • Expertise and practical experience in high-speed and form grinding
  • Fully automatic grinding systems (including loaders, measuring systems, special clamping systems etc. from many different manufacturers)
  • "Granitan" machine bed – a pioneering role in the manufacture of mineral castings
  • Around 100 staff in research and development for machines, software and user-specific problem solutions
  • Own technology center for tests and grinding trials (also for preliminary clarifications and definition of customer processes and grinding technologies etc.)
  • Worldwide sales network
  • Comprehensive service provider – consultation and service with around 100 staff, active in Switzerland, Germany, France, Italy, Great Britain, Turkey, Japan and China
  • Own training centre for the training of customers and representations on all STUDER products in at least four languages
  • Traditionally proven approach based on a strict quality codex, combined with state-of-the-art methods (ISO 9001, VDA6.4)

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STUDER and the SCHAUDT and MIKROSA brands together represent the cylindrical grinding technology group within UNITED GRINDING Group.


UNITED GRINDING Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of grinding, eroding, laser, and measuring machines, as well as machine tools for additive manufacturing. With roughly 2.300 employees at more than 20 manufacturing, service, and sales locations, the group is organized in a customer-oriented and efficient way.

Through its MÄGERLE, BLOHM, JUNG, STUDER, SCHAUDT, MIKROSA, WALTER, EWAG, and IRPD brands, as well as competence centers in America and Asia, UNITED GRINDING offers broad application expertise, a large product portfolio, and a full range of services for the production of high-precision components.

The tradition of the group companies goes back more than one hundred years, during which more than 150,000 machines were manufactured and delivered throughout the world. This longstanding experience and broad technological expertise make the UNITED GRINDING Group a reliable and competent solution provider for complex manufacturing tasks.

The innovative technologies of the companies in the UNITED GRINDING Group have a broad range of applications, from single part production through to mass production, from small businesses to large corporations, and are used in a wide variety of industries. Key areas are the automotive and supplier industry, medical, aerospace industry, tooling, die and mold, transportation and heavy industry, machine manufacturers, energy and precision engineering.

Our top priority in all that we do is to contribute to our customers' success –UNITED FOR YOUR SUCCESS.

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Our history

More than 110 years of experience in cylindrical grinding make us what we are today: a world technology leader in the industry. Learn about the most important milestones and achievements, from the founding up to today.

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Corporate Responsibility

We live our values and principles. We work ethically and assume responsibility. We naturally also comply with all applicable laws and regulations throughout the world.

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