Precitec at one Glance

Main offices in Germany

Facts and numbers

We maintain our own daughter companies in 8 countries worldwide. In another 15 countries we are represented by agents.

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Market leader

The Precitec Group has developed very dynamically over the last 16 years. The average annual sales growth is 17%. This is organic growth in all fields of activity.
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Innovation leader

High investment in our own development has been our maxim for decades. Year after year, this has enabled us to expand our technological leadership in our fields.


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Our company

Successful history

Continuous growth through innovation and enthusiasm

Precitec was founded as a small engineering office in 1971 and is now a worldwide operating company for laser technology and 3D measurement technology. Innovation, customer focus, CAN-DO attitude, spirit, and social responsibility form the core pillars of our trade as a reliable and long-standing business partner.

Precitec has been internationally active for decades and is close to its customers in all important markets with own subsidiaries.




We are a finalist at the Best Of Industry Award with the ProCutter 2.0, with a laser power of up to 60 kW



Foundation of Precitec India Pvt. Ltd



Precitec was invited to join the World Economic Forum as a New Champion. This network consists of more than 100 innovative and high-growth companies from 45 countries that see a responsible business model as the basis for their success. With a focus on providing innovative technologies for sustainable growth and the conviction that employees and their families are the foundation of our success and deserve a fair contribution, we feel more than in the right place in this community.


The CoaxPrinter has been awarded the Ringier Technology Innovation Award.


Precitec Optronik GmbH was awarded the prestigious "Prism Award 2023" in the Test and Measurement category for the FSS 310 sensor system. The award is considered the Oscar of the photonics industry.


Precitec acquired a majority stake in the French start-up Enovasense with its technology to measure the thickness of all kinds of coatings on any substrate. 



ProCutter 2.0 30 kW honored at the "Laser Innovation Awards"


The CoaxPrinter was awarded third place at the Jonyao Awards.


Precitec receives research seal "Innovative through research"


Award "inVISION Top Innovation 2020" for the product "Flying Spot Scanner"


Foundation of the "Incubator" in Karlsruhe - the way to artificial intelligence & industry 4.0


Foundation of Precitec Optical Systems in Gaggenau, Germany
Start of sales of complete solutions for 2D laser cutting


2nd place at the Innovation Award Laser Technology for "Measurement of welding depth"


3rd place at the Innovation Award Laser Technology for "Laser processing head with coaxial wire feed"


Foundation of Precitec Vision through the acquisition of a department from Soutec Soudronic AG in Neftenbach, Switzerland


Foundation of Precitec Korea in Seoul


Foundation of Precitec China in Beijing - basis for a steep development in Greater China. Today we are available for our customers in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Taipei, and Hong Kong


Foundation of Precitec France in Paris - since 2013 - in Chateauneuf-le-Rouge


Foundation of Precitec Japan in Tokyo


First step towards internationality - foundation of Precitec USA in Baltimore, Maryland - now at two locations in Wixom, MI and Santa Clara, CA


Award of the Innovation Prize of the State of Baden-Württemberg for capacitive distance control in laser cutting systems


Acquisition of the "Sensor Technology" department, which emerged from Precitec GmbH, from Weidmüller, Gaggenau - the cornerstone of laser technology


Foundation of the engineering office Jurca in Heusenstamm, Germany - foundation stone of optical measuring and sensor technology


Foundation of Precitec GmbH as the engineering office of Karl-Heinz Schmall in Baden-Baden, Germany

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With enthusiasm for the tool of light, we create inspiring innovations - and give our customers a competitive edge. Find out more about pioneering technologies.



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