Thonauer was founded in 1988 by Friedrich Thonauer in Austria, and is headquartered in Vienna. In addition to Austria, Thonauer is also represented in Romania, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Slovakia. The main focus of its activities is the sale of machines for wire processing, particularly for the automotive, electric systems, and electronics industries. In addition Komax Thonauer develops and produces machines for the wire processing of electric vehicles at its location in Budakeszi (Hungary).
The Thonauer Group has been part of Komax since 2016. Prior to this acquisition, the two companies had been working together very successfully as partners for decades. Thonauer has been Komax’s representative in seven countries in Central and Eastern Europe right from the start.