PaperAge Magazine

Rodewisch Opens New Office in Brewer, Maine


May 16, 2017 - Rodewisch GmbH, a manufacturer of paper machine clothing, announced that they recently opened a sales and service office in Brewer, Maine to support the company's customer base in Canada and the U.S.

“We have reached a point where we need to be closer to our customer base in the USA,” explained Peter Klose, CEO of Rodewisch. “We will be more effective in handling inquiries and providing service support with our own, permanent office.”

Rodewisch, Inc. will be managed by its new head of sales, Peter Witt. Witt comes to Rodewisch from a career in consulting for European companies entering the North American market. Most recently he managed a German sales subsidiary in New England, tripling its turnover in 9 years.

Rodewisch focuses on specialized dryer fabrics, with a particular eye on smaller machines and single-fabric orders, delivered very quickly. Particular expertise is with difficult applications requiring unique fabric materials, the company noted in a press release.

Rodewisch GmbH, based in Lengenfeld, Germany, is a manufacturer of premium woven and spiral fabrics and felts for paper, pulp, nonwovens, filtration and wood products. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: Rodewisch GmbH