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Company History

OSTERWALDER AG is a Swiss company with more than 100 years tradition and experience in press manufacturing. Today, we are the technology leader in the powder press market.

Based on that profound experience, we possess an extensive level of know-how in all areas of powder compaction. We are able to attend our clients demands in the most flexible and expeditious way.

We are proud to manufacture our powder presses with passion and highest quality.

1882    Foundation of OSTERWALDER AG
1906    Initiation of press manufacturing
1992    Integration of ESSA/Meyer-products
1994    Market launch of the CA-NC-Series (hydraulic powder press)
1995    Market launch of the UPP-Series (hydraulic powder press)
1997    Market launch of the KPP-Series (hybrid- powder press)
1998    Opening of OSTERWALDER Inc. in Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A.
2000    EPMA award for the KPP-Press
2002    Market launch of the CA-NC II-Series (hydraulic powder press)
2003    EPMA award for the outstanding Osterwalder control/HMI
2007    Market launch of the der CA-SP- and CA-MP-Series
2008    Opening of OSTERWALDER Technology Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China
2009    World Premiere: CA-SP Electric (servo-electric drives)
2010    EPMA award for the CA-SP Electric
2012    Market launch of the CA-HM 320 Electric
2015    Market launch of the Servo-electrical cross pressing-system
2015    Market launch of the CA-SP 500 Electric
2016    Market launch of imPRESSive, the all-new Osterwalder HMI with Industry 4.0 on board
2017    Market launch of the 640 kN servo-electric press SP 640
2018    Markt launch of the worldwirde frist and only 2000 kN servo-electric press OPP 2000
            with the revolutionary F.A.S.T. tool changing system
2019    Market launch of the 80 kN servo-electric ejection press SC80
2020    Market launch of the 2000 kN servo-electric press SP2000
2020    Market launch of the Smart Production Cell series SC - with Osterwalder handling