Global Market Leader In Cutting Edge Compounding Technology
BUSS Core Strength
The core strengths of BUSS are customized product-specific processing solutions, in particular with highly demanding process technology and product quality requirements. These strengths are founded on more than sixty years of experience in BUSS Kneader development and production, continuously meeting the ever-increasing technological needs of the market.
BUSS owes its strength not to size, but to innovation, flexibility and speed of response to customer needs.
As an internationally active Swiss company, we provide our customers with solid value, for more than 70 years, in the form of innovative high¬quality compounding systems and services.
As a global leader in compounding technology, we strive to exceed our customers’ expectations through dependable partnership. Our core competencies include the process¬ engineering and constructive design as well as the production of respective plant and machinery.
We ensure customer proximity through local sales and service presence in our key markets. At all times and at all levels, we focus both in thought and deed on customer benefit.
We place high priority on upholding an impeccable image through exceptional performance, unwavering fairness, and good relations with all our partners. Our certified processes and work procedures, based on LEAN principles, allow us to provide efficient and high¬quality services at all times. Together with our financially sound and long¬term oriented owners, we regard employee commitment, workplace safety, respect for others and the environment as the cornerstones of our daily business.
Code of Conduct
Foundation of ‘Albert Buss & Cie for Steel Constructions’ by Carl Albert Buss
Dipl.-Eng. Walter Buss, a son of the founder joins the company
The company is renamed to BUSS AG
BUSS is the first company in Switzerland to process stainless steel
Dipl.-Eng. Heinz List, the inventor of the continuous reciprocating Kneader, licenses the global patent to BUSS (without USA/Canada)
Dipl.-Eng. Heinz List joins BUSS and holds the position of a technical director until 1965.
BUSS starts the technical implementation of the reciprocating BUSS Kneader
Dr. Alfred Buss, a son of Walter Buss, joins the company.
Opening of the first laboratory and test centre for the BUSS Kneader
Shipment of the first BUSS Kneader for chocolate production
Shipment of the first BUSS Kneader of the PR series for PVC and polystyrene
Shipment of the first BUSS Kneader for calender feeding
Shipment of the first BUSS Kneader of the KE Series for carbon paste to the Aluminium Industry
Shipment of the first lab size BUSS Kneader (PR 46) for plastics
Opening of a new laboratory and test centre
Shipment of the first BUSS Kneader for Powder Coatings
Shipment of thousandth BUSS Kneader
Foundation of Buss-Condux Inc. in Chicago, USA, offering sales and service
Foundation of Buss-Hamilton Ltd. in Cheadle Hulme, Great Britain, offering sales and service
Foundation of Yashima-Buss Ltd. in Tokyo, Japan, offering sales and service
Shipment of the first cascade design BUSS Kneader for PVC
Shipment of the first PR series Kneader in a modular design
Shipment of the first electrically heated BUSS Kneader for Engineering plastics
Shipment of the first LR series Kneader for silicone compounds
Opening of a service office in Beijing, China
Buss-Condux is renamed to Buss (America) Inc.
The BUSS LR series for foodstuffs earns the international IF award for outstanding design
The George Fischer group acquires the majority of BUSS shares
Foundation of Buss (Asia) Pacific Pte. Ltd. in Singapore, offering sales and service
Launch of the electrically heated APC series for Engineering Plastics
BUSS is certified by ISO 9001/EN29001
Launch of the modular PCS / TCS series for Powder Coatings and Toners
Launch of the modular MKS series that covers the entire range of plastics
Launch of the benchtop PCS 30 lab extruder for powder coatings
BUSS, Werner&Pfleiderer and Waeschle merge to form the COPERION group
Launch of the quantec® Kneader series for PVC
Acquisition of Buss AG by Fabrel Lotos and the BUSS management
Launch of the MX Kneader series for cable compounds and black masterbatch
Launch of the quantec® EV Kneader series for PVC pelletizing
Launch of KX Kneader series for anode paste
Launch of quantec® G3 Kneader series for PVC
COMPEO® – future ready
BUSS has developed the new COMPEO compounder generation to meet current and future plastics industry requirements. With a wide range of applications, a large operating window, high flexibility and robustness, as well as improved process stability, but also operational and operator safety, energy efficiency and reduced operating costs, COMPEO can be applied for a wide array of applications. Read more …