SMC Corporation (SMC 株式会社 SMC Kabushiki-gaisha) is a Japanese manufacturer of World’s most comprehensive range of Pneumatic Cylinders, Solenoid Valves, Electric Actuators, Grippers, Pressure Switches, FRL Units, Vacuum Products. Initially, SMC corporation manufacture a line of sintered metal filters and filtration elements under the trading name of Sintered Metal Corporation. Founded in April 27,1959, SMC Corporation specializes in pneumatic control engineering to support industrial automation. SMC develops a broad range of control systems and equipment, such as directional control valves, actuators, and air line equipment, to support diverse applications. SMC’s head office is located in Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan.
In 1961 the company launched its first range of pneumatic components, air line equipment, and by 1970 the product range had extended to the manufacture of cylinders. In 1967, SMC embarked on its first overseas venture in Australia and in 1976 SMC landed in Europe, opening the first subsidiary in Switzerland. Presently SMC has sales offices in 83 countries.
The Sintered Metal Corporation was amended in 1985 to SMC Corporation in preparation for quotation on the Japanese Stock Exchange in 1987. The company has a global engineering network, with technical facilities in the United States, Europe and China, as well as Japan. Key production facilities are located in China and Singapore, and local production facilities are in United States, Mexico, Brazil, Europe, India, Korea and Australia. Currently, there ARE 36 manufacturing plants worldwide all having ISO9001 and ISO 14001 accreditation. In 2012, it was inaugurated the first European Central Factory in Czech Republic.
SMC Corporation offering includes Air cylinders, guide cylinders, compact cylinders, actuator, pneumatic motors, pressure regulators, vacuum pumps, pressure switches, pneumatic cylinders, fittings and tubing and directional control valves as well. All these SMC products are tested before their supply to the customers in market with reliable quality of the pneumatic that are supplied by the best and largest dealer Super hydraulics and pneumatics.
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