About Eichenberger

Moving: A long history, a strong team, a vision - and a shared passion

To put you ahead of the market, we challenge the limits of technical possibility - with passion for the perfect motion

Eichenberger Gewindetriebe bieten Ihnen die Leistung, die Sie erwarten – und überraschen mit beeindruckenden Eigenschaften. Unsere anwendungsspezifischen Produkte arbeiten mit hohem Wirkungsgrad und hoher Verfahrgeschwindigkeit, sind laufruhig und wartungsarm. Besonderheiten, die Ihren Wettbewerbs- vorsprung sichern. Eichenberger Gewindetriebe bieten Ihnen die Leistung, die Sie erwarten – und überraschen mit beeindruckenden Eigenschaften. Unsere anwendungsspezifischen Produkte arbeiten mit hohem Wirkungsgrad und hoher Verfahrgeschwindigkeit, sind laufruhig und wartungsarm. Besonderheiten, die Ihren Wettbewerbs- vorsprung sichern.

Eichenberger develops and manufactures tailor-made screw drives with specified geometry, ideal materials and the right hardening processes. Innovative and 100% Swiss Quality - and cost-effective too.

All special production tools are manufactured in-house. In this way we achieve a short time-to-market for application-optimised, high precision and cost-effective products. Our standard screw drives complete our range.

Vision

Eichenberger is the number 1 in screw drive technology. A strong position achieved by our passion for perfect motion – and we continue to make the impossible possible for our customers.

Mission

We develop, manufacture and sell innovative screw drives with a focus on individual customer requirements - innovative, creative, 100% Swiss quality and an excellent price-performance ratio. Our task is to make our customers’ products more competitive as a result of our contribution.

Eichenberger principles

Our customers should get measurable and sustainable benefit as a result of our contribution. The basis for this is our own success, which is largely driven by the innovative strength of Eichenberger, and we transfer this to our customers and partners through good customer relations, employee development and an open communication culture.

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Success
Success Ambitious goals, calculable risks, professional relationships with business partners, authorities, the neighbourhood and the public.
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Customer orientation
Customer orientation Creating real customer benefit through competence and innovation. Goal-oriented communication as basis for complex individual solutions.
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Processes & Organisation
Processes & Organisation Zero-defect strategy, lean management, full compliance with regulations, safety-orientated, awareness of the environment.
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Spirit of innovation
Spirit of innovation Pioneering role in thread drive technology, using foresight, making the impossible possible!
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Employee orientation
Employee orientation Promote competence, ambition and sense of responsibility for all employees. Trusting and open communication culture.

The Eichenberger Team – we get moving for you

We are here for you – Specialists with different strengths - and one thing in common: passion for perfect motion. We are here for you. What can we advance together?

  • Management
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Research & Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Quality & Process Management
  • Human Resources
Hansruedi Hager General Manager

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 10
Mail: hansruedi.hager@festo.com

 

Thomas Haller Head of Sales & Marketing

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 31
Mail: thomas.haller@festo.com

 

Ralph Stadelmann Head of Research & Development Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 02
Mail: ralph.stadelmann@festo.com
Daniel Morgenthaler Head of Supply Chain Management

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 43 
Mail: daniel.morgenthaler@festo.com

 

Simon Bleher Head of Operations Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 29
Mail: simon.bleher@festo.com
Daryl Bründler Head of Finance Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 03
Mail: daryl.bruendler@festo.com
Thomas Haller Head of Sales & Marketing Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 31
Mail: thomas.haller@festo.com
Sebastian Lermen Business Development Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 45
Mail: sebastian.lermen@festo.com
Ursula Schädeli Marketing Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 16
Mail: ursula.schaedeli@festo.com
Evelin Eberhard Head of Sales Administration Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 77
Mail: evelin.eberhard@festo.com
Toni Setz Technical Sales / Quotations Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 27
Mail: toni.setz@festo.com
Manuel Schnarwiler Technical Sales / Quotations Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 78
Mail: manuel.schnarwiler@festo.com
Thomas Hemmeler Office Administration Sales

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 66
Mail: thomas.hemmeler@festo.com

Marion Schindler Office Administration Sales Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 44
Mail: marion.schindler@festo.com
Andrea Haberstich Office Administration Sales / Export Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 21
Mail: andrea.haberstich@festo.com
Sandra Ilic Export / Dispatch Administration Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 72
Mail: sandra.ilic@festo.com
Marc Toretti Office Administration Sales Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 63
Mail: marc.torretti@festo.com
Ralph Stadelmann Head of Research & Development

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 02
Mail: ralph.stadelmann@festo.com

Martin Burger Development

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 53
Mail: martin.burger@festo.com

Silvan Jecklin Development

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 32
Mail: silvan.jecklin@festo.com

Nicole Röthlisberger Development

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 39
Mail: nicole.roethlisberger@festo.com

Philipp Aeschbach Development

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 76
Mail: philipp.aeschbach@festo.com

Daniel Morgenthaler Head of Supply Chain Management

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 43
Mail: daniel.morgenthaler@festo.com

Cai Minh Duong Head of Purchase Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 79
Mail: caiminh.duong@festo.com
Sabrina Torretti Purchase

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 35
Mail: sabrina.torretti@festo.com

Hugo Elmiger Lean Management

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 06
Mail: hugo.elmiger@festo.com

Daniel Morgenthaler Head of Quality / Safety / Environment

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 10
Mail: daniel.morgenthaler@festo.com

Olivier Bindy Team Leader Quality / Safety / Environment

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 51
Mail: olivier.bindy@festo.com

Nicole Gutknecht Office Administration Quality Management Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 65
Mail: nicole.gutknecht@festo.com
Beatrice Ernst Head of Human Resources

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 57
Mail: beatrice.ernst@festo.com

Christoph Jeannerat Human Resources

Tel.: +41 (0)62 765 10 57
Mail: christoph.jeannerat@festo.com

Our location

Eichenberger Gewinde AG
Grenzstrasse 30
5736 Burg, Switzerland
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We’ve been in motion since 1953

The name Eichenberger Gewinde AG has stood for the highest quality work in the field of thread production since 1953. The innovative Eichenberger drive technology products and the comprehensive services as a supplier (thread production by cold forming) enable the Eichenberger team to support customers with unique products and comprehensive know-how as a thread specialist and partner.

  • 2020 - 2000
  • 1999 - 1990
  • 1989 - 1980
  • 1979 - 1953
  • 2019:
    Implement third plant in Sempach Station
  • 2017:
    Implement Plant Menziken –The production in Burg is extended by a hall in Menziken
  • 2016:
    In the course of succession planning, Festo AG is taking over the two companies Eichenberger Gewinde AG and Eichenberger Motion AG
  • 2013:
    Company’s diamond jubilee – 60 years Eichenberger Gewinde AG
  • 2012:
    Completion of the new office building
  • 2006:
    Opening of the production extension at Burg; the production facility is doubled in size
  • 2001:
    Extension of raw material, bar stock holding, preparation and thread rolling facilities
  • 1999:
    Rebuilding and extension of the office building
  • 1998:
    Management buy out of Eichenberger Gewinde AG (APT Holding)
  • 1996:
    Kurt Husistein assumes leadership of the company
  • 1995:
    Replacement of individual fabrication by industrial production
  • 1988:
    Development startet on proprietary ballscrews
  • 1987:
    Extension of production building
  • 1986:
    Name change to Eichenberger Gewinde AG
  • 1982:
    Storey added in the office building
  • 1976:
    Re-registering of the company as Eichenberger AG Tools and Machine Work
  • 1964:
    Erection of the first production facility and office building at the present address
  • 1953:
    Founding of a precision turning shop by Hans Eichenberger (sole proprietorship)

Certifications

"Quality first": As a certified company, we leave nothing to chance from development to production and delivery.

Effective work processes, modern production equipment and qualified personnel with a high sense of responsibility guarantee a quality standard that has made us the preferred partner of many renowned companies worldwide.

Eichenberger blog – precise, compact, helpful

We prepare interesting items in the field of drive technology for you – technical articles with substantiated information, shared know-how and helpful visuals. Good material to keep you ahead in the market.
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Eichenberger Newsletter – information in motion

What’s moving in the world of drive technology? We keep you up to date with new ideas, developments and concrete solutions for the increasing challenges for perfect motion.

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