STIWA – Your partner in serial production

Based in Attnang-Puchheim, Austria, STIWA Group is an experienced partner in product and high performance automation with approximately 2,200 employees.

We provide clients wordwide with comprehensive automation solutions and services.

Our experience in serial and key production technologies lay the groundwork for high-quality products at optimal cost. Expertise in development, process technology, and production is critical for the efficient production and assembly of high-grade serial parts.


STIWA US was launched in 2016 in Matthews, North Carolina. The company now is based in Fort Mill, South Carolina. As a Service and Support office / maintenance location of the STIWA Group, we offer a wide range of services.



Attention: Start Manufacturing / Machining in July 2023!

We are very excited to announce that we will be adding Manufacturing to our business operations at STIWA’s Fort Mill location in July 2023. We will start first with our internationally highly successful Machining business unit:

What makes STIWA Machining different?

As a worldwide one-stop shop with many years of experience in automated machining production as well as extensive knowledge in all processing technologies we develop innovative product solutions together with our customers – from the specifically developed and custom-made prototype to the serial production of quantities beyond 100,000 units certified for the automotive industries.

We offer:

  • From the prototype to large-scale production
  • Full support in machining-oriented product design
  • Optimum ratio between price and performance
  • Access to capable service providers for raw materials and finishing
  • Fast delivery times

Moreover, STIWA Machining offers access to numerous other core competences of STIWA Group, such as assembling, laser welding, punching, and many other kinds of manufacturing. In doing so, we look forward to offering our technological know-how as well as our comprehensive manufacturing expertise in the USA in the future and to support companies in the USA in bringing manufacturing back to the USA!

More info on our new website:


Manufacturing Software

STIWA Manufacturing Software provides a closed control loop from materials management, process technology and quality assurance, through to high performance automation. Market leaders and hidden champions already increase their production efficiency with our software solutions, which enhances production lines for technical and economical efficiency.

Production and automation software

Our software enhances production lines for technical and economical efficiency. The key features lead to a completely integrated (CI) software tool with the following advantages:

  • Complete recording: machine data collection / plant data collection / quality data collection
  • Consistent visualization and analysis: control center / HMI / SCADA / OEE
  • Transparency by KPI cockpit and detailed analysis
  • Quality data: TQM / CAQ
  • Leading recipe management
  • Tracking and tracing
  • Bidirectional ERP / production planning and control communication
  • Alarm management, smart alarming and hall overview
  • Process data: live analysis and condition monitoring

Our solutions are individually scalable and offer a wide range of benefits: improved utilization and higher quality production at lower costs.


Production & Optimization

AMS MES-CI (MES = manufacturing execution system) creates transparency and speeds up reactions in your production process. It increases:

  • Efficiency
  • Profitability and
  • Productivity

Tools for engineering and automation of assembly lines

Our tools standardize engineering processes and are very handy – we even use them ourselves.
Engineers will be thrilled because complex tasks are easy to:

  • Configure
  • Parameterize
  • Start-up and
  • Maintain

In every phase of assembly construction.

Software for plant construction and engineering

STIWA Group software tools for plant construction and engineering support cross-functional planning and installation of equipment. Mechanical, electrical and control systems merge through the universal database and multiply their strengths. The parallel planning processes reduce lead times. Information is reused, which saves time and money.


  • PLC framework with optimized performance
  • Integrated tools and database
  • Transparency in plant construction with equipment list
  • Convenient programming of the module processes
  • Partnership and communication



Support & Training

Become more efficient with practical know-how! We offer individual training and suitable training courses.

Support & Training

We offer individual training and suitable training courses in the following areas:


  • Operator Training
  • STIWA Automation Systems Basic
  • STIWA Automation Systems Advanced
  • Sustainable Operation of a Machine


  • Palettizing
  • Image Processing Basic
  • Electro-static Discharge Basic
  • Process Technology
  • Control Technology Basic
  • Quality Data Management STIWA Machine
  • TPD-Distributor – Process Adaption
  • TPD-Distributor – Process Integration



  • AMS ZPoint-CI Basis
  • AMS Analysis-CI Basis


  • AMS ZPoint-CI Advanced
  • AMS Analysis-CI Advanced
  • AMS ZPoint-CI/Analysis-CI Administrator
  • AMS ZPoint-CI/Analysis-CI New Features
  • AMS ZPoint-CI Integrator


  • AMS ZPoint-CI/Analysis-CI Workshop
  • Optimization Project

The detailed program can be found in our training catalog.

After Sales Services – Competence that inspires

In order to meet the needs of our international customers in terms of productivity, efficiency and service life for their automation solution, we have organized our service offering relating to maintenance and operations into an After Sales business area. 

A consistent reduction in interfaces, the extensive know-how of our specialists and decades of experience guarantee an optimal and trouble-free operation of our high-performance systems.


After Sales Services

Around the globe, STIWA customers are producing products on complex systems that meet the highest requirements. We make every effort to impress our customers also in terms of service.

Customer service

Communication with you as our customer is an important factor in after sales management. Our customer service includes:


  • Determination of customer requirements
  • Advice and support for applications and operating conditions of parts and components
  • Point of contact for all technical inquiries relating to automation systems and STIWA products.
  • Advice on existing systems and equipment
  • Support during production with STIWA equipment
  • Analysis of your production systems to increase efficiency
  • Optimization of processes and production runs


Customer satisfaction and quality assurance for the equipment and components supplied, play an important role at STIWA. For this reason, we offer our customers individual services with respect to system maintenance.

  • Maintenance contract
    • Annual inspection (service analysis) of your system by a qualified STIWA technician
    • Detailed listing of costs and scope of maintenance via the service analysis
    • Determination of the current state of your system in order to detect wear in a timely manner and repair it to avoid unplanned downtime.
    • Annual maintenance of your system based on a defined STIWA maintenance plan to ensure the perfect working condition of the System.

Replacement parts

We keep over 15,000 items in stock at STIWA for our customers. This way you can receive an operational component at any time and at the highest technical level which does not have to undergo an ageing process.

  • High-quality production parts through advanced manufacturing at STIWA
  • Personal contact for the acquisition of additional purchase components
  • Affordable cost of additional purchase components via STIWA


To maintain the high productivity of STIWA systems, we offer our customers support contracts and guarantee first-class support:

  • Qualified technical advice for error analysis and correction of technical problems
  • Problem analysis by “remote access” is possible
  • Service technicians worldwide in a timely manner on-site



Open Positions

We are always looking for motivated people to join our team! Get in touch with us.


To apply send us your documents (cover letter, CV, certificates,…) and what you are applying for to