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World market leader for optical systems Berlin-based Scansonic offers systems solutions for laser and electric arc joining as well as laser hardening. Scansonic stands for innovation, perfection and reliable partnership in the field of material processing with solids lasers, diode lasers, fiber lasers and traditional electric-arc methods such as MIG/MAG, Plasma, Plasmatron®, ColdArc® and CMT. Scansonic’s modular processing heads for automatic laser welding and laser soldering of fine sheets represent the latest state of the art in manufacturing technology. Its integrated seam tracking solution in particular has made a name for the company in car body construction. Furthermore, with its adaptive platform for seam tracking, Scansonic offers its tried-and-tested technology for electric-arc welding and soldering. Scansonic MI, a company within the Scansonic Group, considers itself a premium provider and global market leader in optical systems. Its users include the car manufacturing, car component, energy technology and rail vehicle sectors. The Scansonic Group’s customers include companies like Audi and Volkswagen, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and General Motors, Siemens, Bombardier, ThyssenKrupp, Kuka and Magna.


  • With the help of Sofon, ‘we can now always be the first’. Because quoting first ‘also means setting the standard’.
  • ‘Today, everything is so much easier and faster,’ and ‘if only we’d had this software sooner’, everyone agrees.
  • ‘This makes it impossible to offer a product that does not match customer requirements.’
  • ‘Now that coordination is no longer necessary, errors are avoided because the Sofon solution is available everywhere and at all times.‘

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