AGTOS is highly active and involved in a multitude of new and exciting topics. Visit our newsroom often to stay informed!

September 2020 Und wieder 10 Jähriges Jubiläum

Another 10 year anniversary

Again three employees were able to celebrate their 10th anniversary. Two of them completed their apprenticeship at AGTOS and have been with the company ever since. Congratulations from the whole team!

June 2020 Muldenband-Strahlanlagen: AGTOS stellt neues Programm vor

Rubber belt blasting machines: AGTOS presents a new program

AGTOS provides many solutions for the blasting processing of batch-compatible mass parts of all types and sizes.

May 2020 corona

Reliable service for your shot blasting technology.

Many companies are progressively returning to production after the shutdown. On this occasion, stocks of spares warehouses are checked and due maintenance work will be carried out at the machines. Read more on how AGTOS supports you in this case:

April 2020 Virtual Reality

Experience the advantages of new blasting technology virtually.

Thanks to our VR glasses and innovative software, the viewer can see his future shot blast machine even before construction.

March 2020 Umgang mit dem Corona-Virus COVID-19

Dealing with the Corona virus COVID 19

The virus is affecting the life of all people in the industrial nations all over the world. AGTOS is acting proactively and focuses on protecting our employees and business partners.

November 2019 stahlmittel

Sieve analyses secure the blasting process

As a new service, we are now offering our customers professional sieve analysis of the abrasive. The system operator benefits from various advantages.

April 2019 Chinesische Gießerei-Spezialisten zu Gast bei AGTOS

Chinese foundry specialists visit AGTOS

Recently, we had a short visit from a delegation of leading foundry employees from China. It was a pleasure and honor to be able to present our company and ...

November 2018 AGTOS auf der Messe BAUMA China

AGTOS at the BAUMA exhibition in China

At the booth of our representative TAA, the exhibition team informed about AGTOS turbines and shot blasting machines. The exhibition took place from the 27th to 30th November 2018 in Shanghai.

June 2018 Inductive flow sensor for ferromagnetic abrasives

AGTOS presents new flow sensor

Constant blasting parameters are essential for solidification processes. For this reason, the amount of abrasive inside the blasting process should be measured. The sensor measures the abrasive amount and can transfer it as an analogue standard signal (0-10 V) to a standard PLC control.

May 2018 AGTOS at the Metal China exhibition in Beijing

AGTOS at the Metal China exhibition in Beijing

For the first time AGTOS is present at the Metal China exhibition in Beijing from the 16th to 19th May 2018. At the booth of our representative TAA, the largest Chinese abrasive manufacturer, visitors will see a rubber belt tumble blast machine as well as a high-performance turbine TA 4.6 and a model of a steel mill.

May 2018 Der ROPA Tiger 6 erhält den „Red Dot“ Award

The ROPA Tiger 6 receives the "Red Dot" Award

The jury has decided: The ROPA Tiger 6 received the "Red Dot" Design Award 2018. The panel of experts only awards the internationally recognized seal of quality to products that impress with their innovation combined with a high design quality...

April 2018 Wagner-Symposium in Polen

For the first time AGTOS will attend the Wagner Symposium: Powder coating, wet painting, galvanizing 2018 in Rawa Mazowiecka, Poland

Together with SLF Oberflächentechnik GmbH, the colleagues of AGTOS Polska will be present at the event from 25th to 27th April 2018.

For the first time, the topic of galvanizing processes will be presented during the symposium in addition to powder coating and wet painting.

Wagner, one of the world's leading manufacturers of surface coating equipment and systems, has been organizing this event for over ten years.

March 2018 Continuous overhead rail shot blast machine

Guideline for the identification of non-compliant shot blasting machines

A shot blasting machine marketed for the first time in the European Economic Area must comply with the legislation and with all applicable safety and environmental requirements. As with other products, the manufacturer of a blasting machine with the CE mark confirms that the product complies with the relevant EU directives, the compliance is mandatory.

January 2018 Handtmann kauft Strahlanlage bei AGTOS

Handtmann purchases shot blasting machine from AGTOS

At the EUROGUSS exhibition, which took place from 16th to 18th January in Nuremberg, it became official. Handtmann Leichtmetallgießerei Annaberg GmbH ordered a wire mesh conveyor shot blast machine from AGTOS.

November 2017 OCEAN BLASTER erstmalig auf einer Messe in Chicago

For the first time OCEAN BLASTER on display at an exhibition in Chicago

At this year's FABTECH our partner OCEAN exhibited the OCEAN BLASTER for the first time. This special roller conveyor blast machine for profiles has convinced many customers in many countries worldwide. Accordingly, the interest of the visitors was very high.

October 2017 Office building at AGTOS - producer of shot blast machines

Headquarters in Emsdetten enlarged

Recently the employees of AGTOS moved into the new extension of the AGTOS office building in Emsdetten. After a construction period of one year, the extension makes a better arrangement for the technical and commercial departments of the company.

October 2017 Oberflächentechnik für Hersteller von technischen Federn

New AGTOS brochure

Technical springs are used in many shapes and sizes. Since they are heavily loaded, the surfaces have to meet the highest demands. AGTOS has already designed and built a large number of shot blasting machines for the sector of spring manufacturers. The new brochure presents solutions and gives suggestions. It is available in several languages.

September 2017 AGTOS Stahltechnik reinigt historische Turmuhr

AGTOS Blasting Technology cleans historic tower clock

The old church clock in the village of Laer in the Münster region became its own house. In 1891 the clock was built in Recklinghausen and first replaced in 1994. The workgroup of the home team placed the clock into stock and now, with the aid of many helpers, allowed the new commissioning of the mechanics. Previously, the parts were carefully cleaned using blasting technology.

August 2017 Ausbildung beim Strahlanlagen-Hersteller

„Just the right way for me“

Studying and completing an apprenticeship at the same time? This sounds very stressful for many people. “It is purely a question of organization”, says Marius Lembeck. He is about to graduate from his dual Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Münster and can look back on eight fully-packed semesters.

May 2017 AGTOS on the trade fair Hannover Messe 2017

AGTOS at the Hannover Messe

Together with 8 other companies, AGTOS was exhibiting on the joint stand of the VDMA in hall 6. Many customers, mostly international, were searching for information about new developments in the blasting technology.

Special attention was given to the exhibited drum shot blast machine. Additionally, a jury selected this machine to be a highlight of the fair and marked it with a banner.

April 2017 Wire mesh conveyor shot blast machine in USA

Wire mesh belt shot blast machine in USA

Recently, a wire mesh belt shot blast plant has been successfully installed for the automotive supply industry in the USA and handed over to the costumer. Mario Hintzen and Julian Klemm from the AGTOS team are pleased about the good team work with the costumer.  

March 2017 Große Strahlanlage in der Türkei

Large shot blast plant in Turkey

A large shot blast plant is currently being installed in a foundry in Turkey again. We are talking about a continuous overhead rail shot blast machine with 4 turbines each with 30 kW drive power. It can treat work pieces and work piece hangers up to a width of 1,70 m and a height of 2 m. We are very happy about the good installation progress in this German-Turkish project!

March 2017 AGTOS Ricochet-Strahler

AGTOS Ricochet blaster

Interested plant managers and operators recently visited our facility in Emsdetten. On this occasion they were informed about the advantages of pre-blasting casted work pieces with the AGTOS Ricochet blaster.

Sales engineer Andreas Sterthaus (2. f.l.) presented the concept and was able to convince our guests with some blasting trials. This machine is one of several AGTOS shot blast machines which are available for testing purposes.

February 2017 New blast machines in demonstration centre

New machines in demonstration centre

Excitement caused by technology. From now on, we can present brand new models of our demonstration machines to our visitors. After the installation of a rubber belt tumble shot blast machine of type MG 0090, the newest hanger-type shot blast machine of type HT 11-13 is now also ready for testing...