Historical milestones

Allma. Competence in twisting

We would like to invite you on a journey through the history of Allma. Find the key milestones from the beginnings of our company up to the present day.

2015 Two-for-one twisting machine TechnoCorder TC2 with new technical features at ITMA 2015 in Milan
2013 Continuation of the over 160-year history of Saurer under the roof of the Jinsheng Group.
2012 Market launch of the new two-for-one twisting machine Allma TC2 for industrial yarns
2011 Allma CC4, the energy-saving miracle, wins "Tire Technology Award for Innovation and Excellence
2009 Presentation of Allma CC3 in combi version at the Tire Technology Expo 2009 in Hamburg
2007 Saurer becomes part of the technology group OC Oerlikon
2006 Launch of CC Easy and Fascinator ECP 1
2004 Launch of MultiCorder
2003 New design of the two-for-one twister Filament LT and new development TC-S MiniLab
2002 Successful launching of the hollow spindle fancy twister Fashionator EHP / EHC on the market
2000 New corporate design for all Saurer companies
1999 Presentation of the new products CableCorder, TechnoCorder and Fancynator at the ITMA, Paris
1994 Entering the apparel filament market with the Two-for-One twister Filament HT
1992 Production start of the single-stage cabling machine for tire cord CableCorder
1991 First presentation in the new corporate design at the ITMA '91 in Hannover
1990 Merger of the companies Allma, Hamel and Volkmann to form Saurer Twisting Systems
1979 Manufacturing of the first hollow spindle fancy twister ESP
1974 Manufacturing of the first electronically controlled fancy twister EES-X
1962 Manufacturing of the first Two-for-One twisting machine
1960 Allma is taken over by Saurer AG, Arbon/Switzerland and renamed as Saurer-Allma GmbH
1947 Manufacturing of the first ring twisting machine developed by Allma
1946 Foundation of Messrs. Allma Allgäuer Maschinenbau. Production of urgently needed consumer goods and repair of textile and paper-making machines