Company history @ Waterjet


2019
30th anniversary of Waterjet AG. Microwaterjet expands production to 21 plants. The production facility of Waterjet AG is extended by a 900 m² warehouse. In total now 40 waterjet facilities are in operation.


2016

Merger of Microwaterjet AG, Waterjet AG and WS-Tech AG to Waterjet AG.


2014
Microwaterjet expands production to 17 plants.
25th anniversary of Waterjet AG.


2013

Two more Microwaterjet plants are commissioned in Aarwangen as well as in the USA.


2009
Macro: Three 3D plants, nine 2D plants
Microwaterjet: 13 plants (two new Omax plants and four additional Microwaterjet F4 plants)
Waterjet AG St. Gallen: four plants
USA: two Microwaterjet plants


2006

Commissioning of two further 3D plants, 2D production is increased to six plants, Microwaterjet (Womajet F3) is increased by another three plants to a total of seven.


2004
Separation of the infrastructure from Waterjet AG into Infrajet AG.


2002

Start with four Microwaterjet plants (Womajet F1 and F2).


1998
Waterjet Holding AG founds Abritec AG and in 1999
WS-Tech AG in St. Gallen takes over four plants.


1995

The first 3D plant is put into operation.


1994
Walter Maurer takes over the overall management of Waterjet AG. New foundation of Waterjet Holding AG.


1990

The company moves to Aarwangen. The operation is extended to three waterjet plants.


1989
Walter Maurer and Renè Affentranger establish the general partnership Maurer und Affentranger, Waterjet, in Langenthal. Start with one plant, after six months purchase of the second plant.