WICKERT’s North American Headquarters, created in 2007, combines the knowledge and performance of both DESMA USA, Inc. and Wickert GmbH. This partnership, built upon DESMA’s solid base of knowledge in the North American machinery market and WICKERT’s custom compression presses has created a team of diversified representatives able to intelligently serve the growing customer base. Their North American offices, located in Hebron KY offers machinery sales and service, in addition to engineering and tooling for molded components and related applications.
DESMA USA, Inc. is a supplier of injection molding machinery, tooling and technical support for the rubber industry in North America. With a demonstration lab, custom engineering and North American Manufacturing Center (NAMC) they provide complete turn-key packages to their customers. In today’s evolving landscape, DESMA and WICKERT are able to effectively leverage and support common customers.
Together with our partner DESMA, we currently employ approximately 50 people including sales engineers, service technicians, project engineers, mold shop personnel and after sales support for the rubber single station machine market. Various presses are available for molding trials that help determine molding solutions for our customers.
Our mold shop is located within the Hebron Kentucky facility where we can work with you to design a custom solution. The facility offers several CNC vertical milling centers (including 5 axis capability), a turning center, a large surface grinder and a host of other equipment to build first class production molds. WICKERT is the only supplier that can provide domestically produced tooling, transfer-pods and compression equipment. Unique to WICKERT is our activity in Mexico where we maintain both sales and service personnel.