Kurtz Ersa Magazine



We started the year 2021 full of confidence. Unfortunately, we were then only able to celebrate our anniversaries “100 Years of Ersa” and “50 Years of Foam Machines” at Kurtz with restrictions due to the pandemic. In the year 242 of our company history, however, there were many more changes to cope with, which we report on in this issue of the Kurtz Ersa Magazine.

We have once again proven that we are serious when it comes to responding adequately to upcoming changes. In the field of technology, our “Print Your Production” concept has presented us with a major challenge, which we are tackling with enthusiasm …

Employee Story

Jubilee honor in monastery

Vision + Mission

No.1 team for sustainable production solutions

Handover of the baton at Kurtz Ersa

CEO Rainer Kurtz moves to Advisory Board, Ralph Knecht becomes CEO

Sustainable fleet

Kurtz Ersa fleet already meets EU CO2 requirements today

Electronics Production Equipment

100 Years of Ersa at Productronica

Yesterday. Tomorrow and Beyond. Look back to the future!


Optimal entry into the selective excellence class

GEO-Award for Ersa

Awarded in industry competition “Factory of the Year”

Moulding Machines

Time travel with Kurtz

50 Years Kurtz Foam Machines

Future Business

... with Additive Manufacturing

Altun Döküm chooses Kurtz

Kurtz low-pressure technology prevails in Turkey


Collaborative Robotics

Kurtz Ersa presents Cobot for electronics production

Kurtz Ersa takes over Schiller Automation

Automation business unit to be further expanded