A constant fascination with outstanding machines.

Passion, tradition and durability.
We develop innovative and practical solutions for woodworking enterprises throughout the world. During this process, our woodworking machines combine practice-orientated function and easy use with a timeless design and proverbial longevity.
As we have been working according to this creed for the past almost 100 years, we are able to fall back on a great deal of experience and skill. We want to provide you with the perfect tool. A tool that is easy and safe to operate and that ensures top processing quality, thus constituting a solid base for your business success.
News | News | 23.03.2020
MARTIN cancels participation.
MARTIN sees themselves forced to cancel their participation in the Holz-Handwerk trade fair in June out of consideration for the health of the trade fair visitors and employees.
News | News | 28.01.2020
New date: 16 - 19 June 2020
Holz-Handwerk in Nuremberg, the most important trade fair of the year in the woodworking sector, is approaching rapidly. On more than 300 square meters, the Bavarian manufacturer MARTIN is going to present premium machinery for profes-sional woodworking to trade show visitors from all over the world.
Press | 18.12.2019
Preserving Our Past
Queensland Art Gallery’s well equipped frame studio is unique to any public art museum in Australia, producing all the gallery’s framing needs as well as carrying out conservation and restoration treatments.
T45 Maschinenständer
News | 08.11.2019
Sturdy composite frame
The machine frame of a MARTIN machine consists of a sturdy composite structure. MARTIN is the only manufacturer who realises it with this degree of technical perfection.
News | 27.09.2019
MARTIN employees celebrate overall 390 years of company affiliation
How can you find out how satisfied your employees are with their company?
News | 18.09.2019
MARTIN welcomes new apprentices at headquarter in Ottobeuren.
Whether industrial mechanics, mechatronics technicians, industrial clerks, machine and plant operators – MARTIN offers qualified training, opening up career perspectives to young professionals.
News | 22.08.2019
Let the machine do the calculation!
Length compensation, compound miter cuts and compensation of saw blade thickness – the RadioCompens System takes care of it.
News | 22.07.2019
MARTIN invited to a family party
Under a bright sunny sky MARTIN invited to a family party in Ottobeuren on 19 July.
News | 25.04.2019
MARTIN donates defibrillator
Managing director Uwe Schiemann handed over an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to local representatives of the community of Ottobeuren.
News | 03.04.2019
On more than 400 square metres, MARTIN is going to present premium machinery for professional woodworking to the international trade show visitors.
News | 06.02.2019
MARTIN USA celebrates 20th anniversary
MARTIN Woodworking Machines Corp. from Charlotte (North Carolina) was founded in February 1999 as subsidiary of the renowned German manufacturer for woodworking machinery Otto Martin Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG.
Press | 01.02.2019
MARTIN setting standards of smallbone
"Seeking out the “best of the best”, it is no surprise that the company has repeatedly turned to German machinery manufacturer, MARTIN for the purchase of equipment, including a sliding table saw, a planer/thicknesser and a surface planer. " according to Industrial Woodworking & Panel Processing.
News | 07.12.2018
Extensive Investment in Modernisation at Headquarter in Ottobeuren
MARTIN has invested heavily at its production site in Ottobeuren/Bavaria and is well prepared to manage future challenges. This is part of the long-term strategy.
News | 27.09.2018
Start of vocational training at MARTIN
In September six young people started their training at MARTIN. Over a period of two to three and a half years the girls and boys will be trained to become skilled workers. We would like to wish all our trainees a good start and all the best.
News | 25.09.2018
330 years of loyal commitment
This month our managing directors, Uwe Schiemann and Michael Hammerer, honored ten employees for exactly 330 years of loyal commitment to MARTIN.
We are here to serve you.
Pay us a visit!
HOLZ-HANDWERK – one of the most important European trade fairs for machine technology, equipment and supplies for the wood craft will take place for the 20th time in 2020. The wide range of products leaves nothing to be desired and offers comprehensive information for joiners, cabinet makers and carpenters. An extensive program with numerous highlights and special events complements the trade fair programme. We look forward to seeing you at the show!
www.holz-handwerk.de   Hall 9, Stand 303
The IWF is an international exhibition for woodworking and furniture as well as a meeting place for the wood industry and associated sectors. It provides manufacturers and dealers with the opportunity to exchange information, develop individual solutions and present new products and technologies.
www.iwfatlanta.com   Stand B6052
We invite you to the biggest business meeting of the Wood and Furniture Industry in Central-Eastern Europe. Come and visit us at DREMA.
The W20 Joinery and Furniture Manufacturing Show is held in Birmingham, UK, every 2 years. The W20 is held at The NEC. We look forward to welcoming you at our stall No. P610.
  • Holz-Handwerk
    Nuremberg, Germany
    16.06.2020 - 19.06.2020
  • IWF
    Atlanta, USA
    25.08.2020 - 28.08.2020
    Poznan, Poland
    15.09.2020 - 18.09.2020
  • W18
    Birmingham, UK
    27.09.2020 - 30.09.2020

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Top recommendations
In our company, the terms “tradition” and “innovation” are closely associated, which is why we rely on a very modern fleet of machines. In the search for the ideal solution for our high requirements, we have come to know and admire MARTIN as a competent supplier for perfectly balanced woodworking machines.
Herbert Haider, Team 7, Ried, Austria 
As one of the largest manufacturers of solid wood facades in the USA, we require sizing and planing machines that guarantee top precision and smooth planing, despite working with a large variety of wood types. We have been doing a perfect job with our almost 80 MARTIN woodworking machines for years, and not only as far as quality and reliability is concerned.
Edward J. Rossi, CalDoor Morgan Hill, California, USA
Organ building involves high-precision woodwork, with cuts in the range of a tenth of a millimetre, which not all sliding table saws can do. In MARTIN, we have a supplier who takes our wishes seriously and whose woodworking machines meet our high requirements for precision in the long term.
Werner Baumgartner, workshop for historical musical instruments, Neudrossenfeld, Germany
We expect from our machines what our customers expect from us: Peak performance at top quality – quick, flexible and reliable. In a market in which change is the only constant, I have always fared particularly well with my MARTIN woodworking machines.
Johannes Jürgens, master carpenter, Attendorn, Germany

What customers say about us

  • Palmberg Büroeinrichtungen 
    We use MARTIN machines in various areas of production. Most of the times these were replacement investments for older machines. In the past, we had always made good experience with another well-known manufacturer of sliding table saws, but…
  • dibra Brandschutzelemente
    We manufacture fire protection elements and distribute them throughout Germany. The interplay of precision, repeatability and speed is extremely important to us. As carpenter and technophile, I am convinced by the sturdy and…
  • Dula-Werke Dustmann & Co.

    The sturdy and durable quality of the numerous MARTIN machines we work with in our company is the reason for our trust in the manufacturer. In addition to several spindle moulders and planers, we also work with… 
  • HellBa Kunststoffe

    As medium-sized company in the plastic processing industry, the quality and reliability of the machines has always been of great importance to us. MARTIN gave us the opportunity to carry out extensive tests on their machines. This as well as the competent and personal advice convinced us. The decision to buy a…
  • Schreinerei Stefan Gläßer
    My father already put his confidence in machines manufactured by MARTIN. After taking over the company in 2017, I decided to replace some of the older machines. Among other machines, the planned purchase included a new…