Schweissen & Schneiden Essen

15. - 19. September 2025 | World Leading Fair for Joining, Cutting, and Coating

The trade fair "Schweissen & Schneiden", often abbreviated to "S&S," epitomises the forefront of technologies in the fields of joining, cutting, and coating. As a leading international trade fair in this sector, it features on the trade fair calendar every two years. Messe Essen GmbH, an entity with vast expertise in the trade fair industry, organises S&S. Their headquarters are located on the renovated grounds of MESSE ESSEN in the heart of Germany.

This location is where the worldwide professional community from the sectors of joining, cutting, and coating congregates. This isn't merely a trade fair; it's heralded as the "Olympics of Welding Technology" and holds immense importance within the German industrial landscape. "Schweissen & Schneiden" showcases the latest innovations, trends, and advancements in joining technology. Central themes encompass Additive Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, and Underwater Technology. The exhibits span from machinery and equipment to technologies tailored for joining, cutting, and coating diverse materials. Moreover, industry attendees are privy to insights into fully automated processes, encompassing industrial robotics and process oversight. A standout feature of the fair is its range of interactive workshops and high-calibre conferences. The exhibitors, which include numerous global industry frontrunners, hail from the spheres of joining technology, metalworking, mechanical engineering, and many other related domains. The attendees, predominantly senior decision-makers, specialists, and industry pace-setters from the aforementioned areas, underscore the fair's significance. In summation, MESSE ESSEN is more than just a business rendezvous point; it's also an architectural gem. With its accessibility and the ideal setting it offers, it sets the tone for this esteemed event. For those keen on the cutting-edge technologies and shifts in the realm of welding and cutting, attending this event is imperative.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 5 days of the fair, from 11. September to 15. September 2023, about 1030 exhibitors and 50000 visitors on the Schweissen & Schneiden in Essen.

The Schweissen & Schneiden will take place on 5 days from Monday, 15. September to Friday, 19. September 2025 in Essen.

In 447 days
15.09.2025 - 19.09.2025*
Monday - Friday, 5 days
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Local time:
09:50 h (UTC +02:00)

Fair location:

Messe Essen,
Norbertstr., 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Fair organizer
Messe Essen GmbH
45131 Essen, Germany
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Past editions:
  • 11. - 15. September 2023
    • 1030 exhibitors
    • 50000 visitors
  • 25. - 29. September 2017
    • 1035 exhibitors from 41 countries
    • 50000 visitors
  • 16. - 21. September 2013
    • 1017 exhibitors from 40 countries

Fair location:

Messe Essen,
Norbertstr., 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Product groups: coating technology, colors, corrosion protection, cutting machines, heat treatment facilities, laser cutting machines, paints, separation technology, soldering devices, soldering stations, soldering tools, testing technology, welding devices, welding stations, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the Schweissen & Schneiden taking place?
The Schweissen & Schneiden fair takes place in Essen, at the Messe Essen.

When is the Schweissen & Schneiden taking place?
Visit the Schweissen & Schneiden from 15. - 19. September 2025.

How often does the Schweissen & Schneiden take place?
The Schweissen & Schneiden takes place biennially.

What kind of fair is the Schweissen & Schneiden?
The Schweissen & Schneiden is an exhibition for Welding, Surface Engineering and Industry.