Serving the Paper industry since 1952
Created in 1952 and originally named ATELIERS ALLIBE by its founder, M. Aimé ALLIBE, ABK GROUP is one of the major designers and manufacturers of complete machines for the production of all grades of tissue, paper and board as well as specialty papers such as reconstituted tobacco, insulation board, decor paper, banknote paper, filter paper.
With the target to become a strong and reliable partner, ABK GROUP has continued optimizing its manpower and machine tool resources and is today in position to manufacture paper machines up to 8 meters width. ABK GROUP has also gathered extensive experience in the papermaking processes and has benefited from important acquisitions like the recent take-over of OVER MECCANICA which has led to the creation of ABK ITALIA. ABK GROUP can provide mills all over the world with fully integrated solutions to reach the best performances in the production of all grades of paper.
The strength of a Group
Today, the group consists of 6 companies, each with proven expertise in its own field of activity: ABK MACHINERY, ABK ITALIA, ABK SERVICES, DMA (DEVELOP MOTION AUTOMATION), MDS (MADELEINE DRYING SOLUTIONS) and HYDRO MOTION. All divisions benefit from manufacturing facilities both in France and Italy.