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  • February 16, 2021

AGRU The Plastic Experts

High-quality products made from engineering plastics

Agru Kunststofftechnik Gesellschaft m.b.H. is a company with global operations in engineering plastics based in Bad Hall, Austria, and was founded in 1948 by Alois Gruber senior. AGRU manufactures and supplies pipeline systems, semi-finished products, concrete protection liners, and geomembranes made of engineered plastics. As one of the 130 largest industrial companies in Austria, and one of Upper Austrias' TOP 50 biggest Companies, AGRU employs 1020 staff. In addition to the five factories at the global headquarters in Bad Hall, the company operates production sites in the United States, Germany, Poland and China. Sales partners in more than 150 countries distribute products from AGRU, for which approximately 100,000 tons of plastic are processed annually.

As a reliable, professional supplier, AGRU offers everything from semi-finished products through to technologically optimised injection moulded fittings, all from a single source. Founded back in 1948 by Alois Gruber senior in Austria, nowadays the company is one of the world’s most important single-source suppliers for high-quality piping systems, semi-finished products, concrete protection liners and lining systems made from engineering plastics. With its expertise in producing engineering plastics components and developing tailored solutions, AGRU is present in virtually every sector of industry. Application areas include water and gas infrastructure, the energy sector, chemical and heavy industries, semiconductor and life-sciences, tank and apparatus building, naval and aviation industries, civil engineering and mining, and building construction. The possibilities opened up by Agru are manifold, just as the requirements of the worldwide customers are diverse.

AGRU handles the challenges from thousands of projects and evolves products and services on a rolling basis. Uncompromising quality, outstanding customer benefit and high operational dependability are the maxims. AGRU implements client-focused solutions and application-oriented new developments with the highest flexibility – with precision and economically. Dedicated employees with plastics expertise make AGRU your best partner in the field.

The family-based company with more than 1,000 employees and production plants on several continents is being led by CEO Mag. Alois Gruber, the son of the company founder Alois Gruber senior. Clear decisions, integrity and continuity characterise his company. AGRU customers appreciate the extraordinary flexibility and short reaction times made possible by his flat hierarchy. Just as they appreciate the reliability of the products and of every agreement. As a real family-owned company, AGRU is very much aware of its responsibility to customers, employees and the environment.

 
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