Experience shapes progress.


1972      Founding of MAPLAN

1985      Consolidation of MAPLAN with Pentaject (established in 1981)

1991      Taking over by Starlinger (established in 1835)

1993      Buyout of WERNER & PFLEIDERER injection moulding division (established in 1880)

1994      Founding of MAchinery + PLANning Inc. USA

1997      Extension of the assembly halls at the headquarters in Ternitz

2008     Launching of the new EDITION machine series

2012      New ownership structure with takeover of Soulier family

2013      MAPLAN Sales & Service offensive: now in more than 60 countries worldwide

2013      Founding of  MAPLAN Russia OOO

2016      Relocation to the new plant in Kottingbrunn

2016      Conversion from a stand to a modern cycle production

2017      Complete conversion to Lean Production

2018      New production facility opening in Malacky, Slovakia

2018      New production facility opening in Wujin, China

2018      MAPLAN invests 23 million euros worldwide in new production facilities and service centers

2018      Winner GREEN FACTORY FABRIK 2018 Award, 2. place for the best production plant in Austria