With SEMA On Your Way To The Future

The SEMA Group's start into 2017: The basis for the exceptional success story is the regular program maintenance for the almost 15,000 installation in 11 languages world-wide.

2015

Alexander Neuss has been appointed as new managing partner of the SEMA group. The leadership in the core fields and the internationalisation will be continuously developed and enhanced.

2014

The year of its 30th anniversary, the SEMA Group achieved its best turnover in the company history. In summer, SEMA celebrated the anniversary with a great “birthday event” over several days (click here for some photos and impressions of the event).

The SEMA Group has also set the course for the future and enlarged the circle of shareholders (see also: SEMA has set the direction for the future).

The new product area “Sheet Metal Workers” was officially introduced and while the research project was still going on, a special website for it has been launched.

2013

SEMA introduced the new version name V14-1 and thus clearly communicates its commitment to ongoing program maintenance also in the version name.

2011

In the years 2011 and 2012, SEMA extended its international reach to America and China and introduced a Chinese language version of its program.

2009

SEMA celebrated its 25th anniversary with the version SEMA Experience V11.0. For the increasing workforce in France, an office was built in Château Gontier. The SEMA Group was able to expand its sales network despite the global economic crisis.

2007

To extend the presence of the SEMA Group in Europe, SEMA Italia srl has been established in 2007. Furthermore, the product presentation on the website has been modernised and particularly the photorealistic representation of building projects in the SEMA program was further enhanced.

2004

The SEMA group celebrated in 2004 its 20th anniversary with a record turnover of more than 5.5 million Euros and six program languages.

2003

With the ”Future V9“ SEMA sets 2003 new standards and offers integrated state-of-the-art visualisation technology in a timber construction program. It allows you to virtually wander through the house.

2001

SEMA France SARL has been founded in 2001 to better meet the new needs of the French market.

2000

Introduction of the new program family SEMA V8 at the "Holzbau und Ausbau” 2000 trade fair in Friedrichshafen.

1997

Because of the expanding business, a new office building in Dorfmuehlstrasse 11 is built in 1997. The training facilities, the support and development department are located there. Now, the overall office space of the headquarters in Wildpoldsried is 1,000 square meters.

1996

SEMA becomes market leader after the success at the trade fair "Holz und Ausbau” in Friedrichshafen 1996.

1995

In record time, SEMA develops a stairs program and successfully introduces it to the market in 1995.

1994

SEMA enters the market for pre-fabricated houses with extended programs for joining, timber framing and data transfer.

1990

Soon after the wall between West and East Germany came down, SEMA opens an office in the new federal states in 1990.

1988

SEMA develops 1998 the first graphical user interface for trimming lines for Hundegger.

1987

World-wide the first data transfer to and operation of a trimming line directly from the computer is successfully completed by SEMA in 1987.

1984

The first SEMA programs for computer-aided trimming are developed in 1984 with the operating system CPM.