About us


Our company continues to develop and grow. We have been providing a wide range of grinding solutions for over 50 years. Over 900 customers use our grinding solution. Our mission is to provide the best solution to help you make your production more efficient. If you would like to contact us, please fill in the contact form on our website...

Our company

Our company is located in the city of Frauenfeld in the north-east of Switzerland, only 40 km from Zurich International Airport. From the development to the assembly, up to the final assembly of the machine, is carried out in our company. Including the electrical and PLC integration, which we carry out in our workshop.  
Transport by truck or container is naturally part of our service.

Sales consulting


The sales team at Farros Grinding Systems GmbH will be happy to help you choose the right grinding system. The well-trained staff will support you from the first contact to the final acceptance of your new machines and systems.

We are happy to accept your valued enquiry at any time.

If desired, our detailed offers also include transport and installation at the final location. This way, you have everything from one source until the final acceptance of the machine.



Our service department is on duty every day to ensure the best possible machine availability and complete satisfaction of our customers. A qualified team of specialists carries out maintenance, servicing and repair work on your grinding system and offers reliable and fast immediate assistance in the event of a fault.

Our services include:

* Commissioning of the grinding system and accessories

* Spare parts stock and spare parts deliveries

* Customer training / application technology

* Machine overhauls

* Warranty and service

Future needs heritage



the company Blatter AG was founded by Ernest Blatter. The first production facility was in Winterthur



the company was taken over by former employees and renamed Farros Blatter AG.

The company has become the world's leading manufacturer and supplier of specialised grinding machines for many different products, including rollers for the paper industry and welding preparation equipment for pressure vessels.



Farros Blatter AG was taken over by the Finnish-Swedish group METSO.
The focus of interest was placed on the products and patents in the paper sector.



Marc Hönes and Jürg Widmer buy the business of vessel grinding machines and found the new company FARROS Grinding Systems GmbH in Matzingen.



the company was able to move into the new building in Frauenfeld.



We participate in International Fairs. Due to the current situation (Covid-19), no fairs are planned.

As soon as the situation calms down, we will be present at one or the other trade fair...