The corporation's "polymer processing equipment division" started in 1974 as a manufacturer of rubber products and adhesives for the footwear industry. When the time came to overhaul and repair the processing machinery, competent suppliers where hard to find. The only option proved to be to undertake the work in-house. Other manufacturers in the rubber industry who where looking for reliable service, experience and specialized facilities were quick to ask for help, the rubber machinery business was born.
The machinery business grew rapidly and KTM / Noramex is now a leading supplier of new, or fully rebuilt, guarantee custom made rubber / polymer processing equipment.
Machinery supplied by KTM / Noramex is currently hard at work manufacturing tires, automotive components, technical goods, rubber pharmaceutical parts and footwear for customers around the world.
Clients range from large multinational companies, who are leaders in their fields, to very small entrepreneurs who learn with the help of KTM / Noramex for all of their technical and processing needs.