Company History

1958 Founding of the company as a cooperative, called “Melodie”, manufacturing accordions

1961 Modification of the production to electronics/electro-technology, repairing TVs and radios, installing safety systems

1963 Manufacturing analogous gauges for export and for use in GDR schools in physics

1964 Renaming into SIMETO (Signal-, Mess- und Tongeräte – [signal, measurement and audio equipment])

1990 Privatisation with 250 employees

1991 Focusing on harnessing, circuit board assembly, producing electronic components and analogous meters with 35 employees. Supplying house appliances and car-manufacturers, producing components for commercial kitchen systems and heating for mobile homes and trucks

1999 Enlargement of production and service

  • Hot melt technology
  • Rapid prototyping

2003 Infrastructure expansion, move to larger production plants

2006 Certificate pursuant to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008

2007 Foundation of Simeto CZ s.r.o., location Czechia

2008 Restarting the production of wrapped goods

2010 Modernisation of 5,000 m² premises and 4,000 m² production area is finished

2014 Process auditing UL-standard file number E470529

2015 Certification according to DIN EN ISO 14001:2004


Simeto Klingenthal GmbH
Zwotaer Straße 6
D-08248 Klingenthal
Phone +49 37467 2818 0
Fax +49 37467 2818 25
E-mail: info@simeto.de