Sempertrans USA: Official Grand Opening Ceremony of the new Atlanta location

12 July 2018

• Grand Opening Ceremony attended by distributors and end-customers from USA, Canada and Mexico
• The new warehouse is now fully equipped to deliver textile belts to customers in North America within 48 to 72 hours
• Excellent sales and distribution network to serve customers in USA, Canada and Mexico


Sempertrans USA celebrated the Official Grand Opening of its new Atlanta location together with distributors and end-customers. The Sempertrans USA Team which includes Sales, Customer Service, Technical Management and Finance moved into the new location in Georgia, USA in December 2017. At the beginning of June Sempertrans USA could fully process, cut and slit to order, and distribute heavy duty textile belts from their facility. The warehouse is now filled with technically advanced and high-quality Sempertrans belts and optimally equipped to slit the belts within 24 hours and ship all across North America.

Wes Tyre, Head of Sales North America, stated:” Our North America Team is ready to tackle any challenge. From impact and abrasion resistant belt solutions, our wide product portfolio ensures safe and highly efficient conveying even under the most demanding conditions.”

High-quality Sempertrans conveyor belts for the USA

In recent years, Sempertrans has successfully set up a sales and distribution organization for conveyor belts in North America. The Sempertrans sales team cooperates with selected distributors who offer Sempertrans high performance heavy duty textile and steel reinforced conveyor belts. The main applications for the products are mining, steel, cement, power plants and the transport industry.

 “Sempertrans is one of the largest and most technologically advanced conveyor belt manufacturers in the world. We are excited to be a strong partner for our customers in North America and to further grow in the second biggest conveyor belt market in the world.”, said Irene Coughlin, General Manager Sempertrans USA, during the Grand Opening Ceremony.   

Watch the video of the Grand Opening Ceremony on You tube:


Irene Coughlin
General Manager

Sempertrans USA
+1 4047047367

Alexandra Seidl
Head of Global Marketing & Communications Sempertrans
+43 676 8715 8306


About Semperit

The publicly listed company Semperit AG Holding is an internationally-oriented group that develops, produces, and sells highly specialised rubber and plastic products in more than 100 countries for the medical and industrial sectors: examination and surgical gloves, hydraulic and industrial hoses, conveyor belts, escalator handrails, construction profiles, cable car rings, and products for railway superstructures. The headquarters of this traditional Austrian company, which was founded in 1824, are located in Vienna. The Semperit Group employs around 6,800 people worldwide, including around 3,700 in Asia and more than 800 in Austria (Vienna and production site in Wimpassing, Lower Austria). The group has 16 manufacturing facilities worldwide and numerous sales offices in Europe, Asia, Australia, and America. In 2017, the group generated sales of EUR 874.2 million and an adjusted EBITDA (without one-off effects) of EUR 35.8 Million. 

About Sempertrans

Sempertrans is one of the largest and most technologically advanced conveyor belt manufacturers in the world. The portfolio includes textile belts and steel cord belts for the most demanding applications in the mining, cement and steel industries as well as other applications such as ports, quarries and chemical industry. Conveyor belts from Sempertrans are distinguished worldwide for their high reliability and long life. Thanks to customized production, they also have an impressive versatility. Sempertrans serves customers from design, through manufacturing and installation, to maintenance, and is represented worldwide by a production and distribution network with expert partners for service and systems design. In 2017, Sempertrans generated revenues of EUR 146 million.