Krauss-Maffei Corporation

The US headquarters of KraussMaffei, based in Munich, Germany. KraussMaffei offers an extensive product portfolio of machines and systems used for processing polyurethane raw materials and other reactive materials also with foaming agents.

7095 Industrial Road
Florence, KY 41042 US

Additional Locations:
5959 Ford Ct.
Brighton, MI 48116 US
(859) 283-0200



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KraussMaffei Reaction Process Machines and Systems

KraussMaffei products cover the entire process chain: From mixing and metering the plastic to part creation in mold carrier and compression molding up to post-mold processing via milling, cutting or punch pressing.

As Seen In CompositesWorld

People in Composites: September 2019
CW’s monthly roundup of people news in the composites industry, including recent appointments at Gougeon Brothers, Scott Bader, Shape, KraussMaffei, Teijin Ltd. and the NASA Langley Research Center.

SAMPE, advanced materials

Boston SAMPE to highlight advanced composite driver-side commercial passenger car door project
The featured project is an example of an automated low-cycle time solution that enables composites to become a viable alternative to metals in high rate automotive manufacturing.

KraussMaffei FiberForm

JEC World 2019 preview: KraussMaffei
KraussMaffei (Munich, Germany) is focusing on its FiberForm process, pultrusion and unidirectional (UD) tapes at its JEC World 2019 booth, Booth R28, Hall 6.

kraussmaffei acquires pultrex pultrusion

KraussMaffei acquires Pultrex
KraussMaffei’s recent purchasing agreement with Pultrex adds the company’s 40 years of experience in pultrusion to KraussMaffei’s portfolio.

Tepex composite sheet technology

Tepex technology featured in center console armrest manufacturing demonstration
Composite sheet technology from specialty chemicals company Lanxess featured in live production demonstration during NPE2018.

Fast and Faster: Rapid-cure resins drive down cycle times
New systems include sub-1-minute cures ideal for higher automotive production volumes.

Romeo RIM long fiber injection LFI composite roof Class A finish

Large, Class A parts every 60-150 seconds
Romeo RIM advances long fiber injection process efficiency for lighter, lower-cost composite parts.

iPul System

KraussMaffei doubles pultrusion speed and continued developing composites processes for large series production
New iPul pultrusion system doubles production speed while intelligent automation cuts cycle time in FiberForm and RTM processes.

Plant Tour: Fraunhofer ICT, Pfinztal, Germany
This wide-ranging research center works with government and industry to develop the best of polymer composite processing, across a range of technologies.

Competence Day Pultrusion

KraussMaffei presents continuous pultrusion system
More than 200 visitors witness presentations and the live debut at the KraussMaffei Competence Day Pultrusion.

Krauss-Maffei hosts Tech Day at its Michigan location
A full agenda of technical papers were presented, featuring discussions of new technologies as well as emerging trends in plastics processing.

composite preforming

Preforming goes industrial: Part 1
ATL and AFP-based preforming options now abound for processing dry and/or impregnated reinforcements as quickly as 1 minute or less with potential yearly part yields in the millions.

MX mold carrier

KraussMaffei adds MX SFT mold carrier to its TechCenter
The new MX SFT mold carrier supports development, prototyping and production of fiber-reinforced plastics.

JEC World 2017: Show report, part 1
JEC World 2017 was, by almost any measure, the biggest and busiest JEC event yet, and exhibitors came with much to show the world of composites about innovation in materials, equipment and technology.

Watch: JEC World 2017 Day 1 Show Report
Breaking news and technology highlights from a busy opening day at JEC World 2017, the largest composites show in the world.

Volvo's XC90

500,000 parts per year? No problem!
BENTELER-SGL develops fully automated HP-RTM production of the weight- and space-saving composite leaf spring for Volvo’s multi-model SPA global platform.

Dresden University lab system

KraussMaffei's new one-step forming and back injection for composites
KraussMaffei is working on the development of new hybrid materials and processes in collaboration with the Dresden University of Technology.


CW Plant Tour: Composites Technology Center, Stade, Germany
A cornerstone of Germany’s CFK Valley, CTC pushes composites forward via automation, recycling, digital thread-based manufacturing and more.

Video: KraussMaffei T-RTM demo at K 2016
Live demos are found almost everywhere you look during the K show. One of particular interest was KraussMaffei’s Thermoplastic Resin Transfer Molding (T-RTM) demo.

BMW plant

BMW 7 Series Plant: Dingolfing, Germany
Via four different manufacturing methods, CFRP goes mainstream in automated multi-material BIW and assembly operations at BMW’s busiest plant.

Getting real: Thermoplastic resin transfer molding
KraussMaffei is launching this fall thermoplastic resin transfer molding (T-RTM), through which caprolactam is injected into a preform and then in-mold polymerized to create polyamide 6.

Product Categories of Krauss-Maffei Corporation

Composite Structures & Components
  • Automotive, body panels & substructures
  • Automotive, interior (seats, IPCs, floor panels, etc.)