This article showcases our top picks for the best Sweden based Mechanical Engineering startups. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Mechanical Engineering industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Sweden Mechanical Engineering Startups
Wematter makes the future of local production with the help of high strength 3D-printing, with polymers and fibers. Wematter is a startup that has developed a whole system for additive manufacturing that consists of a unique printer that builds up the model layer by layer with a polymer powder bed.
We have a closed loop powder system with recyclability and cloud-based algorithms that creates 3D-prints that compete with aluminum.. .
Polestar is an electric performance brand, focused on uncompromised car design and technology. A Volvo subsidiary, Polestar is at the center of Electromobility, introducing world-class electrified cars and innovative, customer- focused services and offers.
Polestar is set to launch a range of electric vehicles. Polestar 1 will begin production in 2019 whilst Polestar 2 and 3 are already at advanced stages of development..
Combined, Altran and Aricent generated revenues of €2.9 billion in 2018, with some 47,000 employees in more than 30 countries. Altran was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Neuilly-sur-seine, France..
Cascade Drives provides solutions for linear motion and power trains that are high-performing, eco-friendly, and cost-efficient to customers in selected industries. Its new innovative cdGear technology makes it possible to design powerful linear drives as a hydraulic replacement in electric vehicles.
The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Stockholm.. .
ETC adapted this material on large scales in the aim to create new recovery heat method, EcoStock. Turnkey storage units, the EcoStock is an eco-efficient thermal storage solutions for high temperature thermal applications..
Excillum is a company the operates in the field of high-end microfocus and nanofocus X-ray sources. Excillum was founded in 2007 by researchers from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) Stockholm, Sweden.
The first product was market released in 2010, the MetalJet. The unique metal-jet-anode concept of the Excillum x-ray source enables a more than tenfold increase of x-ray brightness compared to conventional technology.
The company is on a mission to enable new science, improve medicine and enhance manufacturing by continous development of state-of-the-art X-ray sources.. .
Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. Its innovative engineered solutions accelerate performance for customers in a sustainable way.
The Trelleborg Group has annual sales of about SEK 30 billion in over 40 countries. The Group comprises five business areas: Trelleborg Coated Systems, Trelleborg Industrial Solutions, Trelleborg Offshore & Construction, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and Trelleborg Wheel Systems, and the operations of Rubena and Savatech.
In addition, the Trelleborg Group owns 50 percent of Vibracoustic, the global market leader within antivibration solutions for light and heavy vehicles. The Trelleborg share has been listed on the Stock Exchange since 1964 and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap.
Finepart provides user-friendly machines for fine and micro-abrasive waterjet of the highest quality for the global market. Its process provides new opportunities for higher product performance and increased manufacturing flexibility for precision applications with high-performance materials, mainly in medical technology, aerospace applications, fiber reinforced products, and micro components.
With innovation and leading process knowledge, Finepart Sweden AB creates with its customers conditions for increased competitiveness. Finepart Sweden AB also provides solutions for polishing and deburring parts of highly complex shapes..
Munters is a global leader and premium partner in energy efficient air treatment solutions. Using innovative technologies, Their expert engineers create the perfect climate for customers in a wide range of industries with the largest being the food, pharmaceutical and data center sectors.
Munters has been defining the future of air treatment since 1955.. .
IBC ROBOTICS AB
IBC ROBOTICS AB has developed a robotic cleaner patented in Sweden and other European countries. IBC Robotics was founded in 2010 by Kerstin and Göran Ericsson.
The business concept is based on the environmentally friendly cleaning of transport containers using dry ice and a robot. The solution has been developed in collaboration with Robot Valley, the Royal Institute of Technology and Mälardalen University.
The first IBC Robotics cleaning solution is now in operation at the Combi Terminal in Eskilstuna where containers are transferred between trucks and trains.. .
NIBE Industrier AB
NIBE is an international heating technology company. Operations are conducted within three business areas –NIBE Climate Solutions, NIBE Element and NIBE Stoves – all of which work according to a single vision of creating world-class solutions in sustainable energy.
The group has approximately 11,000 employees and operations in Europe, North America, Asia and Australia. Each business area has its own operational management with responsibility for profits.
In 2015, net sales amounted to SEK 13,243 million (USD 1,570 million1), EBITDA to SEK 2,180 million (USD 258 million) and EBIT to SEK 1,700 million (USD 202 million) respectively. NIBE has been listed under the name NIBE Industrier on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap list, since 1997, with a secondary listing on the SIX Swiss Exchange since 2011..
Nordic Water Products
Nordic Water Products is an industrial company that has been working on improving the effectiveness of water treatment. Their vision is to be a leading provider of compact and energy-efficient water and wastewater treatment solutions – ensuring enough clean water for everyone in the world.
They develop and supply efficient and cost-effective water treatment solutions for municipal and industrial markets. It was founded in 1962 and headquartered in Mölndal, Västra Götaland..
Acron they love to make the complex simple. They will help you to realize your ideas into prototypes and products.
By taking advantage of the latest technologies and the possibilities of 3D printing, they produce everything from small design details to the larger prototypes for a variety of companies and industries.. .
Deva Mecaneyes have a solid belief in Swedish industry. Our mission is to support leading industrial companies in achieving an absolute world class, thereby creating long-term profitability and growth.
Since its inception in 1995, we have grown with quality and today we have more than 80 employees. We are big enough to be a successful partner to the leading global industry companies in the region, while we are so small that every employee has every opportunity to engage in the company and affect our common future.
We support our customers both in place in the customer organization and by pushing product development from our own office. Since its inception, we have delivered over 500 products, fixtures and lifting gear to our demanding customers..
Östberg Group is constantly growing They have a very low personnel turnover and today 300 employees produce a turnover of approximately 45 Million Euro. 85% of our products are exported through independent distributors to customers all over the world.
Positics is also a specialist in tracking systems for the development and validation of vehicles (ADAS standards) and lidar perception for autonomous vehicles and robotics.. .
ORTIC AB manufactures machines for roll forming of sheet metal. In simplified terms, a flat strip of steel enters a machine and then emerges in the shape desired by the customer The sheet can be bent, folded, stamped and profiled so that it is shaped by traditional techniques into such things as curtain poles, downpipes or shelf brackets.
A number of new areas requiring variable shapes can be identified with the new advanced and dynamic 3D roll forming technology.. .
Ovinge Ingenjörsbyrå AB
Ovinge is an engineering firm where we also have our headquarters. We deliver services and resources in mechanics, electrical mechanics, hydraulics, product development, innovation and design, where our combined experience from different industries is also our strength.
Our goal is to help customers grow by offering high quality services and productive collaborations.. .
Enrad AB has developed a patented technology which significantly reduces the energy consumption of refrigeration systems in grocery stores.. Today, the Group is active in the fields of security and protection in extreme environments, as well as in the 3D printing sector.
The Group is a world-class player recognized for its expertise in robotics, specialized automation systems and simulation. The Group operates in the area of active and passive fire protection for energy markets, notably in oil and gas and in the industrial and tertiary sectors in France.
In parallel, the Group has developed a complete offering in the field of nuclear environment protection and safety through by designing and producing high-performance partition systems.. .
Ramboll is a community builder who designs the cities and communities of the future. Their innovative and sustainable solutions make a difference for their customers, end customers and society at large.
They know that their solutions depend on employees’ creativity, knowledge and integrity. They welcome individual differences and create comprehensive teams to reach innovative solutions..
Broddson is Sweden’s only manufacturer of elevator sweepers and also offers spare parts, accessories and brushes to all available makes on the market. they use almost exclusively Swedish subcontractors.
It enhances the quality and it makes it easier for you as a customer to customize your sweepers. For us, this means complete control over the entire production chain.
For you it means great accessibility to us and their knowledge. Today, they are the leading player in the Swedish market, but also export to the other Nordic countries, Russia, Africa and the Middle East.
they are proud of that, but it would not have been possible without their demanding customers and skilled subcontractors. The ambition is to have satisfied customers, with confidence in their ability as a supplier of services and products..
SITAB, Sandvikens Industriteknik AB, meets the industry’s need for specially manufactured components, spare parts, repairs and service. The company has 60 employees with modern and well-equipped workshops in Sandviken and Söderfors.
Customers are both smaller and larger companies primarily in the steel and paper industry with both national and international operations.. .
Euroflon Tekniska Produkter
Euroflon is an independent production and agency company Our head office, workshop and warehouse in Motala and sales offices in Stockholm, Uppsala and Helsingborg. Euroflon part of Indutrade, Flow Technology business area.
Our product is mainly technical metal hose, PTFE hose, silicone hose, expansion joints and quick couplings. We have a clear ambition to be a problem-solver for our customers and a partner who can offer customized solutions.
Business Concept Euroflon be for the customer to be the obvious choice when purchasing flexible management components for process and industrial needs. High level of service offered by using the expertise and dedicated staff, attractive products and good storage.
Quality and Service Quality through knowledge and to offer the best product options. Service with a personal dedication by correctly and quickly meet our customers’ requirements.
Our philosophy is to combine the best manufacturer with its own effective organization. This has made us very flexible and competitive and that we can offer a service worthy of the name.
Expertise at top level Euroflon is that manufacturers have a responsibility and a commitment to providing customers with the products and details of the right quality, tailored to customer needs and produced according to good manufacturing practices. We weld, assemble, cutters, lathes, grinders, polishing, density checks and tests the pressure.
Plåt & Spiralteknik i Torsås
They are well on track to become Europe’s producer of spiral conveyors; and they have already manufactured more than 5000 different spiral conveyors. You will find their products all over the world in a large diversity of industries.
Their strength as a supplier is their ability to find solutions; their versatility and flexibility. They take responsibility; not just for each other – but for you as a client.
You should feel secure with having us as their partner.. .
You may write to us at: The Startup Pill/Fupping Ltd, 349 Royal College Street, London, England, NW1 9QS.