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Research & Development, Assembly and production assured in France.

CROMA  is established as the World LEADER in manufacturing CNC Foam Cutters since 1984.

A steady growth, a solid financial structure, a team of Engineers, Technicians, trilingual competent and efficient for an activity entirely dedicated to the automated systems of cutting of plastics and related activities of the polystyrene are guarantees of Quality , Security and Sustainability that any investor will appreciate with CROMA.

Machines over 25 years old work for many customers. We provide after-sales service and updating our software on machines manufactured 20 years ago.

We are the only computerized foam cutter supplier chosen by:

AUSTRALIA: EZY BUILD FACADE, NATIONAL POLYSTYRENE SYSTEMS, REDHEAD ...

BELGIUM: SOPROFEN Belgique, TECHSET /COMPOSE TOOL, TOTAL Petrochemical Research...

DUBAI: AL TAYER, MINT CREATIVE PRODUCTION,  SIM LEISURE...

FRANCE: CIRTES, CITROEN, DARTY, DOW CHEMICALS, ENSAD, EPACT, FORMES & VOLUMES, GDA Environnement, INNOLATION, JACKON, KNAUF, LECLERC, LNE, TECHNIFMC, PAPREC, PRB,  PSA, SINIAT, SEAC, ST-GOBAIN, VEOLIA, VINCI ...

INDIA: SUZLON Energy...

JAPAN: MIHASHI, NIHON SEIZUKI KOGYO...

RUSSIA: CHELSEA STONE, EVROPLAST,  MOSSTROY 31...

USA: Austin E. Knowlton School of Architecture, LEHMAN COLLEGE,  EXECUTIVE FOAM, MADE IN HOLLYWOOD.IE,  RAYTHEON Missil systems, , SONY Pictures studios, TROY DESIGN,  USAF Academy, YALE school of Art...

Our exclusives features like the Independent wire axis control of each end of the Hot wire gives you the capability to produce tapered objects.

This will open new business opportunities, improve production and allow the production of design and parts that were impractical until now.
For EPS / XPS Foam producers, we do manufacture special cutting lines including automatic conveyors and automatic wire positionning up to 40 for HIGH productivity with Brushless motors.

Do not hesitate to contact us to share our 30 years unique experience!

Since 2000, with premises of 3000m², CROMA has been dedicated in the manufacture and sale of Hot Wire   Foam Cutting Machines.

Today, there are more than 2000 Foam Cutting Systems in use in more than 70 countries!

 

The very close contacts of its customers bring to CROMA a long and unique experience on the work of the plastics, from the point of view of the use of the machines but especially of the finish: paintings, resins, glues, etc ...

Our customers do not just buy a machine, but years of experience.

CROMA also ensures the durability of its machines, we can provide our customers with most spare parts since the first machine built.

CROMA has always sought and obtained a very high level of quality by equipping itself with the best tools and the best components in the world.

Any customer is thus assured of being able to operate his cutting machine with low maintenance for many years and to benefit from the improvements, the software updates, the options that CROMA develops regularly.

1984: First Computerized (CANON X07) Hot Wire Cutting Machine made by Jacques Crouet one of the founders of CROMA® Company.

1990: European and American patent.

1992: 5 machines sold in Europe.

1993: Developing a way to cutting activity, while keeping the production of new machines.

1994: CROMA® North America distributor for North America.

1995: 2 machines sold to Mr J.WOJCIKI and Mr M.JAGLA from the  FLEX company in Sosnowiec Poland.

1999: First Industrial Machine equipped 10 wires 5 m long.

2001: New 3000m² plant facility in Vendée (West of France).

2002: New State-of-The-Art Technology Center in Florida (USA).

2003: Custom Industrial Machine for Germany including:

  • PC control
  • Rotating Multi Wire Harp
  • Automatic conveyor
  • Pneumatic pusher
  • Vertical movement of one of the 3 Automatic Turntables

2005: Launching of the 5 Axis UNIVERSAL range built with affordability in mind.

2008: Launching of the UNIVERSAL HD range built with affordability offering more creativity.

2010: CROMA® is proud to announce the 1000th Machine has been sold! Now CROMA® has installed Machines in 36 countries.

2011: CROMA developed a new Software for Windows called FAOMA®, a very creative, faster and user friendly Software to draw and import 2D files ( DXF &  PLT) and 3D files ( STL) for its wide range of 2 & 5 Axis range of Hotwire Cutting Machines.

2013: New cutting module CROMA OUTPUT compatible Windows XP Win7 Win 8, Win 10 32, 64 bits.

2014: Launching of the 5 Axis UNIVERSAL HD +

2017: Launching a new range of machine : Mini strato

2018: Launching of the new electronic controller with 8 axis and micro step.