About us

From a pioneer to a market leader in the US

In 2011 the US subsidiary KraussMaffei Corporation celebrated its 45th anniversary in the USA. Since it was founded in 1966, the American subsidiary has become one of the leading manufacturers of plastics processing machines on the North American market. We now very successfully support our customers - many of whom are long-standing - in all three technologies (Injection Molding Technology, Reaction Process Machinery and Extrusion Technology)


Our history in brief:



Foundation in New York


Opening of a plant for extrusion systems in Wichita (Kansas)

1980s   Start of selling premium quality injection molding machines in the US
1986   Opening of a new complex containing offices and a production plant in Florence (Kentucky)
2010   Strategic partnership with Proper Group International, Warren (Michigan) to expand polyurethane tooling business

Pooling our strengths in the US by merging Netstal USA and KraussMaffei Corporation

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About the KraussMaffei Group

The KraussMaffei Group is one of the leading manufacturers of plastic machines in the world and is the only company that offers three essential machine technologies for the plastics and rubber processing industry.