We are a machine manufacturer located near Freiburg, in the Southwest of Germany. Since 1998, we have been successfully using our knowledge and experience for the planning and manufacturing of over 160 forming machines in 20 countries.
As a specialist in the forming of rotationally symmetric components, we offer not only high-quality machines but we also cover the complete developing process in collaboration with our clients.
Short company history
1992 Foundation of KFM FICHTER by Otmar Fichter in March Buchheim; “development, manufacture and sales of special-purpose machines”
1996 Construction of 1200 m² company premises in Eichstetten
1997 Foundation of Fichter Sondermachinen GmbH
1998 Start of development of crimping and roll-forming units
2007 Foundation of Fichter Maschinen GmbH
2010 Sale of Fichter Maschinen GmbH (currently 65 employees)
2010 Foundation of Fichter formtec GmbH; “focus on development, manufacture and sales of forming machines”
2017 7 employees and 400m² premises + 25th company anniversary
2019 Sold machines: 160