Andreas Bräuer registered an engineering company in April 1990 as a one-man business. Later that year in july the company becomes the ‚Schweißtechnik Bräuer GmbH i.G.‘ . welding machines and other welding technologies built the main product line on the other hand he became agent for the company NIMAK in saxony and thuringia. The main office back than was in Annaberg-Buchholz.
In 1991 Michael Teutloff becomes the first employee of the company together with him the production and distribution for welding products gets set up, now he is the head of sales.
Back in Spring 1993 the first flexible current bands where made and in october 1993 the groundbreaking for the production site in Schönfeld happened.
In 1994 the first electrode tip dressing machines where successfuly put into operation. The series production from electrode tip dressing machines starts in 1995. The first 50 machines go to Volkswagen Sachsen during the next years companies like BMW, AUDI, SEAT, Porsche, MAGNA, MAN, Neoplan, Skoda, Jaguar, Opel, Mercedes, Crysler, Ford, Volvo, PSA and Renault became customers. The development and production of special equipment starts. Since than we continue to develop new and improve already consisting products. In between 1996 and 2010 the production capacities expand continuously and the distribution network extends over the globe. The number of employees raises up to 35 and the production area grows step by step up to 1800m² (ca. 19400 ft²).
In 2010 the first combined units for automatic tip -dressing and -changing got put into operation by our customers and resistance welding tools get included in the development- and productionprogramm. Our departments research and development, construction and distribution meet up regularly to develop continuously, to stay competitive and to always fullfill the customers wishes and needs.
Also in the year 2010 an american branch the NIMAK Bräuer North America, Inc. located in Atlanta ,GA (USA) got set up.
Since January 1st 2011 (01.01.2011) the name is no longer Schweißtechnik GmbH but Bräuersystemtechnik GmbH.
Regional as well as international customers come to visit uson different trade fairs like the 'Intec' in Leipzig or europeans biggest metall-trade fair the 'EuroBLECH' in Hannover. Since 2006 customers find the Bräuer Systemtechnik GmbH regularly on those trade fairs.
Caused by the rising production figures the Management is forced to search for a bigger production facility. The Solution has been found in Mildenau and since august 2013 Bräuer-Machines are produced in a 1500 m² (ca. 16150 ft²) production hall which offers best conditions for an efficient production.
The 'Braeuer Systems America, Inc' was founded august 13th 2013 (08.13.2013) right next to the BMW-factory in Spartanburg, SC (USA) to take care of the american customers. Also the 'Braeuer Systems America, Inc. takes over the 'FORDEBAND, Inc.' which produces and distributes small conveyor belts with january 1st 2014 (01.01.2014).
For the 25th company anniversary on the 3rd of july 2015 (07.03.2015) all the employees with their family and also some suppliers are invited to enjoy a mediteranean grill-buffet as well as the laser- and dancing-show. Everybody celebrated, laughed and had a good time until late in the night.
In summer 2015 the office complex in Mildenau was built so the management moved in september right next to the production facility. That brings the whole 'Bräuer-Team' closer together and the organisation becomes a lot easier.
2016 the company got certified by 'Tüv Thüringen' for the succesfull executed environmental magement. For many years we also get certified for our great quality management.