Equipment: automated fiber placement and tape laying (AFP/ATL), automated lines for composite pressure vessels (CPVs), filament winding, impregnation plants (solvent and hot-melt systems), slitting/rewinding prepreg, composite machining. Automation: control systems and software solutions. Services: R&D, prototyping, testing, demonstration, 3D printing.

Phone: +389-48-400-100
Fax: +389-48-411-886

Engineer Contact:
Zlatko Sokoloski, +389 48 400 100,

Sales Contact:
Dimitar Bogdanoski, +389 48 400 100,

Please visit: MIKROSAM

Mailing Address
Krusevski pat bb
PO Box 169
Prilep, 7500 MK



MIKROSAM's administrative building and engineering bureau

MIKROSAM owns and guarantees the richest composite equipment portfolio on the market, integrating double carriage (wet and dry) filament winding, high-volume automated production of composite pressure vessels (CPVs), fully controlled impregnating equipment, prepreg slitting, composite machining, and most advanced fiber placement and tape laying machines, supported by control systems and software solutions featuring continuous inspection and upkeep of the entire production process.

With laboratory to grandiose machines in range, MIKROSAM conquers world markets where delicate applications, full automation, and control are the initial pattern of the custom made state-of-the-art equipment it offers.

For those questioning the endless possibilities of composites and the implementation of related business ideas, MIKROSAM offers laboratory analysis, prototyping, testing, product design, technology development, and expert consulting.

MIKROSAM has successfully delivere and installed over 165 production lines in over 35 countries in the world!

Primary manufacturing equipment
  • Automatic tape layers
  • Automated fiber placement machines
  • Filament winding machines and software controls
  • Impregnation lines
  • Other primary manufacturing equipment
  • Presses
    • Presses, laminating
    • Presses, low-pressure
    • Presses, software and controls
Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • Prototype
    • Composite
      • Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
      • Composite, fiberglass
      • Composite, prepreg
      • Composite, other
    • Metal
      • Metal, aluminum
  • Mandrels
    • Mandrels, aluminum
    • Mandrels, segmented
    • Mandrels, steel
Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • CAD/CAM/CAE hardware/software
    • CNC machining equipment (multiaxis)
    • Computer controls and software
    • Creels and bobbins, for fiber
    • Curing ovens/lamp arrays
    • Cutting equipment, laser
    • Cutting equipment, manual
    • Cutting equipment, ultrasonic
    • Drilling and cutting tools
    • Drying equipment
    • Dust-recovery/odor/ventilation equipment
    • Fiber-handling equipment for SMC, pultrusion, filament
    • Furnaces
    • Heaters
    • Mandrel extractors, hydraulic
    • Mandrel extractors, pneumatic
    • Material handling equipment
    • Ovens
    • Process controls
    • Resin wetout equipment, pultrusion and filament winding
    • Roll stands
    • Rollers
    • Routers
    • Slitters
    • Temperature control devices
    • Used auxiliary equipment
    • Waterjet machining equipment
    • Winders/rewinders
    • Cutting equipment, flatbed, computerized
      • Cutting equipment, diamond tip
      • Cutting equipment, knife
  • Supplies
    • Fasteners
      • Fasteners, aluminum
Fiber converting/prepreg manufacturing equipment
  • Tensioning equipment
  • Impregnation lines
    • Impregnation lines, film-based
    • Impregnation lines, hot melt
    • Impregnation lines, powder
    • Impregnation lines, solvent
Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Automatic tape laying
    • Fiber placement
    • Filament winding
  • Thermoset materials
    • Automatic tape laying
    • Fiber placement
    • Filament winding
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Pressure vessels
  • Tubes
  • Other composite structures
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Civil engineering
  • Education/Training
  • Expert witness
  • Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)
  • Materials analysis
  • Product design
  • Repair services, equipment and machines
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, business development/acquisition
    • Consulting, environmental
    • Consulting, health and safety
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
    • Consulting, procurement/purchasing/specification
    • Consulting, structual design
  • Testing
    • Testing, environmental
    • Testing, health and safety
    • Testing, materials
    • Testing, product
    • Testing, structural

Deep Links

Automated Fiber Placement and Tape Laying Machines -

Mikrosam offers automated fiber placement and tape laying machines together with in-house developed offline software solution for the aviation, space,automotive industries.

Prepreg making machines (hot melt and solvent systems) -

Both hot-melt and solvent impregnation systems have been developed by Mikrosam's team of experts and so laboratory to high capacity impregnation plants for production of UD prepreg, tow preg and fiber prepreg from glass, carbon, aramid and hybrid fibers have been delivered.

Composite Machining -

As part of its product portfolio, Mikrosam offers cutting and calibrations stations, roller machining stations, and 5-axis milling machines.

Product Announcements Provided By MIKROSAM
  • Most Advanced Vertical Impregnation Line Li3000
  • MikroPlace offline AFP/ATL software new version - V3.0
  • Automated Line for Type IV CPVs

As seen in Print
Mikrosam delivers automated filament winding line to Magna
Integrated production cell for high-volume production of composite CNG tanks installed in Graz, Austria plant.

CAMX 2016 preview: MIKROSAM
MIKROSAM (Prilep, Macedonia), a specialist in automated fiber placement (AFP) and automated tape laying (ATL) technology, is featuring Robot System AFP/ATL, a workcell that integrates the two processes into a single product solution.

The markets: Pressure vessels (2016)
Pressure vessels are a big and fast-growing market for composites materials and processing equipment. In 2016 and beyond, this could be especially true in Type IV vessels for hydrogen storage.

Automated filament winding enables competitive composite cylinders
Carefully controlled, robust, volume processes offer fabricators of Class IV LPG/CNG tanks a means to meet increasing demand in Europe and Asia.

JEC Europe 2015: Product and exhibit previews
The world's largest composites trade show, JEC Europe, is coming up next week, March 10-12 in Paris, France. CW received from some exhibitors a preview of the products and technologies that they will have on exhibit at the show.

JEC Europe 2015 preview: Mikrosam
Mikrosam (Prilep, Macedonia) will feature its new automated tape laying (ATL) system, developed for a civil airplane parts’ manufacturer.

Impregnation lines, AFP equipment
Mikrosam said its new Li3000 series of impregnation lines for prepregging incorporate a sophisticated means of measuring both dry fabric weight and final prepreg weight.

Mikrosam opens composites and robotics facility in Macedonia
Composites manufacturer Mikrosam has opened its new Institute for Advanced Composites and Robotics (IACR) in Prilep, Macedonia, emphasizing robotics, prepregging, filament winding and fiber placement technologies.

Composites automation: Trending smaller and robotic
Although AFP and automated tape laying (ATL) lamination technologies are widely used in the aircraft industry, market conditions in the past few years are driving some changes in composites equipment supplier product lines. Consultant Carroll Grant explains why.

JEC COMPOSITES 2009 Product Showcase
Despite the doleful state of the global economy, the turnout in Paris — exhibitors and visitors — proved surprisingly strong.

AFP/ATL design-to-manufacture: Bridging the gap
Managing production of a structure made via fiber or tape placement often requires software-aided  manipulation of the subtle differences between that which is designed and that which can be manufactured.

AFP system targets R&D
Mikrosam has developed an automated fiber placement (AFP) machine for laboratory or research and development use.

A Filament Winder Buyer's Guide
Specifying that new machine with your process and product in mind.

SAMPE Wrap Up And Product Showcase
Exhibitions on both sides of the Atlantic spur optimism and spotlight innovative technology.

JEC Composites 2003 SAMPE Europe Conference Review
Paris is the debut stage for a galaxy of composites industry innovations.