Who: revolutionary engineers
Since 1949 Samputensili has supplied the gear manufacturing industry with cutting tools and services. In doing so, we have always invested in state-of-the-art technology. Our engineers and employees have worked to push the limits of innovation, making us one of the leaders in the gear cutting tools sector.
Today, proud of our new identity as Star SU Europe, our main goal is to make customers’ manufacturing more efficient, maximizing their productivity in an environmental-friendly way.
How: evolving together
At Star SU Europe we like to assess customer needs as well as offer more efficient and high-quality solutions. We work to provide them with the most productive solution.
We believe that a successful product is the result of ongoing researches. In doing so, we listen to our clients’ needs and invest in innovation and technology, offering them a better mechanical engineering solution.
We have a stable worldwide presence with 11 subsidiaries, 7 production plants and nearly 350 employees operating in five continents ensuring tight relations with customers. Together with Star Cutter, a highly regarded company based in Michigan, USA, Samputensili formed a joint venture in 2002 under the name of Star SU Llc. Initially responsible for the sales and distribution of machines and tools in the North American market, the partnership between the two companies has been extended to South America in 2014, to Asia in 2015, and finally to Europe in 2022.
Beyond precision is our corporate motto. We believe that our solutions need to completely fit the needs of our clients, ensuring them competitive advantage and a concrete return of investment. In doing so, we constantly raise the bar of innovation and precision in order to always offer the best solution and build a trustful relation.
Thanks to our geographical expansion, we are never far from you. We manufacture in 4 continents covering most of the world.
Knowledge and Innovation are our roots
We were founded on entrepreneurship. Our know-how is based on a strong combination of innovation and product knowledge.
Throughout the years and by working in different countries for a number of industries, we have gained a strong technical expertise, market knowledge and experience. We strongly believe that especially today, with the ever-growing competition in most of the sectors, knowledge is a great competitive advantage for companies to triumph among competitors. Therefore, customers are at the center of our focus and our mission has always been to help them become market leaders in their specific field.
Our product konw-how is constantly fed by our network of local companies and strategic partners, who share their own knowledge with us. Each Star SU Europe employee is part of a great network, which has been built over time and in which they can be sure to find updated information to provide the best cost-effective solution to client requests.