Press release 2018-07-01, KMC Ytbehandling becomes new supplier of Italpresse Gauss and StrikoWestofen in Sweden, Finland, Norway and Denmark

KMC Ytbehandling sell and market machines, materials, products, processes and spare parts for mechanical surface treatment, surface cleanliness and high temperature insulation products on the Swedish and Norwegian market. From July 1, KMC Ytbehandling takes over the sales of the Norican Group products Italpresse Gauss and StrikoWestofen in Sweden, Finland, Norway and Denmark and thereby expands its product portfolio.

Norican Group, who produce machines for wheelblasting, airblasting (Wheelabrator) and die-casting (Italpresse Gauss and StrikoWestofen) has been represented by KMC Ytbehandling in Sweden and Norway for wheelblasting and airblasting equipment for many years. KMC Ytbehandling’s special areas are blasting, mass finishing, industrial cleaning and balancing.

– Many of our customers in the die-casting business already use our machines, products and services, therefore it is natural that we strengthen our offering to our customers in our markets and expand our market together with Norican Group, says Mikael Keränen, CEO at KMC Ytbehandling.

– KMC Ytbehandling and Wheelabrator have had a good cooperation for many years so to expand this into other products is a positive and natural step for us on the Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian and Danish market, says Antonio Isola, Regional Sales Director at Norican Group.

Among KMC Ytbehandling’s customers are Ljunghäll, Ages, SKF, Volvo, Scania, Hydro. The company was founded in 1983 and has a turnover of about 130 MSEK and 22 employees. The main office is in Järfälla, Stockholm. KMC Ytbehandling belongs to the Addtech group who is listed on the Swedish stock exchange market.

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Norican Group is home to four leading, globally operating brands: DISA, Italpresse Gauss, StrikoWestofen and Wheelabrator. From melting, dosing and moulding through to surface preparation, Norican Group provide the solutions to solve your challenges. Read more about Norican Group at


För mer information kontakta:

Andreas Ernstig, Produktchef Pressgjutning, KMC Ytbehandling
Mobil +46 70 221 94 46, E-post

Mikael Keränen, VD, KMC Ytbehandling
Mobil +46 70 272 17 07, E-post

Daniel Adlers, Försäljningschef, KMC Ytbehandling
Mobil +46 70 978 30 06, E-post

Antonio Isola, Regional Sales Director, Wheelabrator
Mobil +41 79 821 4678, E-post