Merger between ZIMMER AUSTRIA and KÄLIN

Swiss Quality Becomes Austrian Perfection

First in Quality and First in Service – committed to this credo, ZIMMER AUSTRIA is constantly endeavoured to offer the best quality on the market. Their success story is characterized by many pioneering innovations and will be continued by the merger (officially signed at February 2016) with the swiss company KÄLIN.

Therefore ZIMMER AUSTRIA will assume the exclusive manufacturing as well as the selling of the KÄLIN fabric cleaning appliance from now on.

Kälin Zimmer Merger - fabric cleaning appliance


KÄLIN was founded by Erich Kälin in 1960 and was managed by his son since the 90s. Due to their numerous innovations and pending patents KÄLIN is considered to be one of the best and internationally acknowledged manufacturer in the field of high quality fabric cleaning appliances. By the constant offering of innovative solutions at the highest level, ZIMMER AUSTRIA has been a worldwide leader among the producers of machines for textile and carpet finishing for more than 140 years. And with this merger ZIMMER AUSTRIA will be able to maintain and strengthen their market leadership in the future.

The new fabric cleaning appliances, which are also integrated in any ZIMMER AUSTRIA SCREEN PRINTING & COATING plant, have been improved by the highly qualified R&D Team of ZIMMER AUSTRIA, to guarantee most efficient cleaning results and a reliable elimination of dust particles, lint and threads from any kind of fabrics. Textile printer and finisher can choose between various basic models and individual adaptable executions: brushing – suction – blowing with bevelled suction mouthpiece for cleaning of one side or simultaneously of both sides of the fabric. All fabric cleaning appliances can be integrated into any new ZIMMER AUSTRIA or already existing machine plant. 

The worldwide distribution of the new and individual adaptable fabric cleaning appliances has already started. Ensure your competitive advantage and make up an appointment!

First in Quality & First in Service – pioneering innovations for more than 140 years



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