Our overall concept – all manufacturing within the house walls
AB Svenska Maskinskyltfabriken – SMF Skylt in Linköping – since the beginning in 1916 offered the market quality products within the signs, decals and panels.
Our overall concept – all production within the house walls – combined with high skills, new machines and innovative solutions make us the industry leader.
Quality- and Environmentalpolicy
We at SMF Skylt shall at all times strive for customer satisfaction by delivering the information carrier in time.
SMF Skylt’s employees are trained and committed to quality and environmental management.
We work within set financial limits on continuous systematic improvement at all levels of the organization to develop SMF Skylt.
SMF Skylt’s employees are involved in the determination of all our goals and working to achieve them and set up new ones to meet tomorrow’s demands from our customers.
We at SMF Skylt
- Strive for zero defects
- Works to reduced environmental impact
- Works to reduce resource consumption
- Works to prevent risks of environmental incidents
- Takes into account environmental considerations in the development, purchase, new investment and production, so that minimal environmental impact occurs
- Informs customers, suppliers and other stakeholders on our environment work
- Feel “contact with customers” and do our utmost to external and internal customers always receive at least what they expect of us
- See legislation and permit conditions as our minimum requirements
Industry leader since 1916!
AB Svenska Maskinskyltfabriken – SMF Skylt in Linköping – was founded in 1916 and from its beginning has offered quality signs, decals and panels.
Our full-service in-house production combined with high-level competence, innovative solutions and the newest equipment make us an industry leader in the business of information display.
|2018||Takes our 3-axis multi-operation machine HAAS VF-4SS into operation.|
|2017||Switches from solution-based inks to UV-curing inks.|
|2017||Takes our 2 Gravotech LS900 Fiber machines into operation.|
|2016||Extends our printing department with an ATMACE 710 (G5).|
|2016||Takes our Grünig G-Wash 104 & 112 into operation to reduce our environmental impact.|
|2016||Launch of our new Natgraph Freestanding UV Dryer for UV based colors.|
|2016||Updates our stencil production with a Lüscher MultiDX! 240th|
|2014||Takes our 4-axis machining HAAS VF-3SS in operation.|
|2011||Extends the business of taking MIG, TIG, point and stud welding in operation.|
|2011||Takes our 3-axis machining Leadwell V-25 in operation.|
|2010||Takes our Kongsberg i-XE10 Auto cutting unit in operation.|
|2007||The new surface treatment for aluminum is put into operation.|
|2006||Lars Runbom as new CEO.|
|2002||Certified to ISO 14001.|
|1996||Certified to ISO 9001.|
|1996||SMF-Skylt passed to the current owner Petter Ekwall who since 1989 has been active in SMF Skylts board.|
|1988||Employees by Eriksson as CEO and in the spring of 1988 he took over the entire operation.|
|1987||Sold SMF-Skylt to Hans Johansson and Rolf Edmark.|
|1982||Operations were moved to modern premises in Torvinge.|
|1975||The then 80-year-old Axel sold the company to Åke Bokegård and Yngve Pettersson, who had run similar operations in Eskilstuna.|
|1938||Aktiebolaget Svenska Maskinskyltfabriken is formed.|
|1922||He moved into the farm house at Oskarsgatan 3 at current Travel Center. The number of employees was then 12 people.|
|1916||Svenska Maskinskyltfabriken was started by Axel Karlsson on the 31st of May in Linköping.|
SE-581 10 Linköping, Sweden
SE-582 78 Linköping, Sweden
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