SOLO Swiss Group, founded in 1945, manufactures advanced industrial furnaces for the heat treatment of metals. The headquarters are located in Bienne, close to Bern in Switzerland and maintain manufacturing facilities in Porrentruy & Neuchâtel, Switzerland and in Guangzhou, China.
SOLO Swiss is one of the oldest furnace manufacturers in Europe and exports its equipments all over the world with a strong presence in Asia.
SOLO offers two types of furnaces:
1. Profitherm type batch furnaces. This unique, multifunctional arrangement of bell-type furnace and multiple quench tanks, allows a direct & rapid transfer of the load from the furnace(s) to the quench tank(s). The modular design enables easy expansions and allows all types of atmospheres and quench media.
2. Continuous furnaces. Featuring protective or treatment atmospheres with gas cooling or quenching in liquids.
All SOLO furnaces are equipped with alloy muffles to provide precision heat treatment and feature quick quenching.
SOLO furnaces are well suited for the treatment of the small complex metallic parts requiring an enhanced heat treatment and reduced distortion. Parts include: springs, clips, fasteners, coins, needles, hooks, ball bearings, parts for the aeronautics, cutlery, watch-making industry, micro mechanic, as well as, long parts for which the bell furnace is most suitable. In all these fields, SOLO Swiss Group’s customers are amongst the most famous names in these industries for more than 40 years.
SOLO is focused on customer service and can provide a worldwide service for repairs and maintenance.
All SOLO products utilize Axron Process Controls system developed in-house by Axron Swiss Technology SA, a division of the Swiss Group.
With more than 120 employees, SOLO Swiss Group is a third generation family owned business.