The history of the MAAG Group thus begins in the late 19th century, with the establishment of Scheer as a metal foundry and machine factory in Stuttgart, Germany, in 1890. Maag Pump Systems was founded in 1913. Automatik Plastics Machinery was estabished in 1947 and 12 years later Gala Industries was founded in 1959. Around the 1980s AMN (1979), Maag Ettlinger GmbH(1983), and Maag Witte GmbH (1984) have been established while Xantec Steuerungs- und EDV-Technik was founded in 1994.
Over the decades, they have all grown into experts in the various fields of polymer production and processing.
All the members of the MAAG Group contribute their supreme expertise and years of experience in developing and manufacturing superb machines, plants, systems, and software – and will continue doing so in the future. The bundling of core competencies, industry best practices, the attentive maintenance of existing business relationships and creation of new ones, all provide the foundations for maximum customer satisfaction throughout the Group.