Wintersteiger AG is an upper Austrian special machine builder and has concentrated on niche markets since it was founded in 1953.
WOODTECH: Process solutions for precision thin-cutting, wood repairs and cosmetics, Saw blades for wood and food
SEEDMECH: Turnkey solutions for plant breeding and research
SPORTS: One-stop supplier for ski and snowboard rental and servicing
METALS: Levelling technology & deburring machines
AUTOMATION: Plants and automation solutions for manufacturing companies
Wintersteiger is world market leader in SEEDMECH, SPORTS and WOODTECH.
Wintersteiger's headquarters in Ried im Innkreis, Upper Austria, 16 own subsidiaries, and 60 representative offices deliver to no less than 130 countries worldwide. This takes Wintersteiger's export quota to around 90 %.
Information about WOODTECH
Wintersteiger is known for advanced thin-cutting technology that is used worldwide in the production of lamellas. The thin kerf, highest accuracy, a surface to glue and processing the lamellas without additional steps are key benefits for users. Wintersteiger thin-cutting solutions for wood are used in the production of lamellas starting with 1.5 mm thickness. Among the customers are manufacturers of engineered flooring, doors and windows, multi-layer boards, pencils, musical instruments, etc.
The product line includes thin-cutting frame saws and thin-cutting band saws including upstream and downstream processing, blade sharpening machines, carbide and Stellite® saw blades, and technologies for gluing and pressing. "Timber Repair and Cosmetics" was added to the Wintersteiger product range following the majority takeover of VAP Gruber Automations GmbH in November 2012.