Austrian Competences in Aeronautics Technology


TYROLIT is one of the world's leading manufacturers of grinding, cutting, drilling and dressing tools as well as machines for the construction industry. The family-owned company, which was founded in 1919 and is a member of the Swarovski Group, and currently has over 4,400 employees at 29 production locations in 12 countries and on five continents. TYROLIT’s Metal and Precision, Industrial Trade, Construction and Stone – Ceramics – Glass divisions manufacture 80,000 different products.

Technologies and competences

TYROLIT offers a full range of high performance grinding and dressing tools. Key product lines are STRATO, VIPER and high precision diamond roller dressers. TYROLIT is capable of providing comprehensive application and process know-how in order to efficiently grind turbine, compressor blades and nozzle guide vanes. TYROLIT maintains close partnerships with all strategic machine tool builders and relevant research institutes.

Fields of Activity Research Development Production
Aircraft (complete)      
Aircraft structures and parts
Cabin interiors and furnishing (incl. cargo hold)      
Materials and manufacturing technologies  
Cockpit equipment and aircraft electronics      
Air traffic infrastructure and air traffic control applications      
Ground test and training equipment      
Airport infrastructure      

Products and services in aviation

  • highly-porous vitrified bonded grinding tools
  • electroplated super abrasive grinding tools
  • diamond profile roller dresser
  • cut off and polishing tools

TYROLIT Schleifmittelwerke Swarovski KG

Swarovskistrasse 33
6130 Schwaz, Austria
+43 5242 6062557


Klaus Sigwart

Economic data

Employees > 250
Turnover > 10 M€
Export quota aviation 100 %
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Last update: 2017-01-26