it begins with research and development
SMP Sintermetalle Prometheus GmbH & Co KG was founded in 1982 by Dr.-Ing. Vasilios Gemenetzis.
In Graben-Neudorf (Baden) near Karlsruhe SMP produces inductive components, filter systems, cores and moulded parts on the basis of soft magnetic materials. The components are used in different power electronic applications. SMP produces nearly 100 % of the products customized. The products are sold with an export rate of over 50 % worldwide.
Over the years SMP has become one of the most important suppliers for inductive components with soft magnetic materials in industrial applications on the world market.
The change of generations is already done. Both sons of the company's founder are involved in the family business for a couple of years now and completed their studies in electrical engineering and information technology with a masters degree at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).
Two production locations in Germany and Austria with seven isolated halls regarding fire safety with an area of more than
14.000 m² secure reliable supply and production.