ANDRITZ Kufferath is one of the leading European specialists in the development, manufacture, and distribution of forming fabrics for the paper industry. ANDRITZ Kufferath strives to meet customers’ expectations by delivering high-quality products, such as TecnoWeave, FormWeave, ARTOS, and other forming fabrics for various applications.
Three main product areas
Solutions for the paper industry
As a supplier of forming fabrics, ANDRITZ Kufferath offers the complete range for the production of all paper grades and for every type of paper machine. ANDRITZ Kufferath supplies technical wire cloth for applications in the paper industry, such as pulp production, formation, waste disposal, and stock preparation.
Technical wire cloth for industrial applications
ANDRITZ Kufferath offers TecnoWeave products that are used in food processing, mining, and waste water treatment, as well as in the wood, chemical, plastics, and building material industries, and in nonwoven and fiber glass production. ANDRITZ Kufferath’s extensive technical expertise provides the basis on which the company offers custom-tailored solutions for customers worldwide.
Architectural wire cloth
The ARTOS product family contains metal fabrics of excellent quality and with various attractive visual appearances for architecture and design. Transparency, elegance, simplicity, and structure – precious metals as a design element make their own statement in architecture. The durability of high-grade steel in the face of corrosion and the elements is what gives this product a long lifetime and continuing aesthetic appeal.
Quality and service
ANDRITZ Kufferath’s products comply with high quality standards – all work- and production-related processes are documented and evaluated according to DIN ISO 9001-2000 standards. ANDRITZ Kufferath develops state-of-the-art solutions for specific product requirements in close cooperation with the customer. Quality and service is an integral part of Kufferath’s business philosophy. ANDRITZ Kufferath offers a complete range of technical services and places constant quality optimization in the forefront.
History – more than 200 years of entrepreneurial spirit
Today: As a member of international technology Group ANDRITZ, Kufferath has access to a global sales and support organization.
Early 19th century: beginning of Kufferath’s transformation to become an industrial company as a result of the rapid industrialization of paper production.
1782: Kufferath was founded in Mariaweiler near Düren, Germany, focusing on the production of molds and bronze wires for the pre-industrial method of papermaking.