IMA Schelling Deutschland GmbH

Through enduring innovativeness and future-oriented machine technology, IMA Schelling Deutschland GmbH has been an important partner of the woodworking industry for 60 years.

With more than 900 people who work for us worldwide and our presence in more than 60 countries, the perception is that we rank at the top for technology leadership in our industry.

Leading technologies - With the development of new or improved machines, numerous application solutions and pioneering innovations, we set standards again and again. »Increase in productivity«, »complete machining«, »optimisation of setup times«, »innovative processes« are topics where our development activities pave new ways for cost reduction in the fabrication of furniture elements. From small stand-alone machines through high-speed edge processing lines (down to »batch size 1«), to machining centres for realizing individual product solutions - we always attempt to meet the specific requirements of the customer - supply depends solely on demand.

Vision and Mission
one group – one goal


Expertise in developing solutions for the woodworking industry

The IMA Schelling Group is a reliable partner for implementing of sophisticated system solutions. The demands of our customers are a daily challenge to us, our know-how and creativity! We work with you to develop innovative and unique solutions for wood processing.


Rooted in the midsized tradition in the best sense of the word

Erich Klessmann's (IMA Klessmann) and Georg Schelling's (Schelling Anlagenbau) courage, willingness to experiment and the enthusiasm for technology laid the foundation for today's success of the Group. Rooted in midsized traditions and values, IMA Klessmann and Schelling Anlagenbau first separately evolved into international, successful machine and plant builders. In 2015, the privately-run IMA Schelling Group and thus the leading solution provider in the wood processing industry emerged from long-standing cooperation partners.


expertise and creativity

Our expertise and creativity for the success of our customers
Flat hierarchies, highly competent employees and a good interaction of all are the guarantee of our success and of our customers. Our employees believe in technological feasibility. They are involved in decision-making processes and are committed to our customers.

innovation driver

Leading innovation driver in the industry
When it comes to implementing extraordinary projects, the IMA Schelling Group is the right contact. We design innovative solutions that set technological standards in the industry in close and trusting cooperation with our customers.


We are always there for our customers
Our team is always there for our customers - both during and after the project planning and commissioning. Then our customers can rely on our comprehensive service and competent specialists.

LocationsWe are a worldwide company


America   China   Singapore   Canada   Russia   France
   Spain   Italy   Poland   Germany