Georg Fischer Omicron


Georg Fischer Omicron Srl is an Italian company belonging to the Swiss Group Georg Fischer AG since 2001. For more than 40 years we have been developing, manufacturing and marketing welding systems for pipes and fittings in plastic materials (PE, PP, PVDF) for water and gas distribution, and for industrial and sanitary applications.

As a result of an extensive know-how and a wealth of experience developed in years, Georg Fischer Omicron is today the global competence and excellence centre of the Georg Fischer Group in welding of plastic materials, realised through application of butt-fusion, electro-fusion and infrared-fusion technologies.The company owns facilities dedicated to Research, Development and Design which are working in close contact with the Swiss Headquarter and primary national and international testing laboratories. About 95% of production is exported and distributed abroad through the worldwide-present sales company network of the Georg Fischer Group.

Since 1997, Georg Fischer Omicron has in place a Quality Management System certified according to ISO 9001:2008 which, from 2003, has been also integrated with an Environment Management System certified according to ISO 14001:2004. Both certifications have been issued by "Istituto Italiano della Saldatura" (Italian Welding Institute). Since 2010, the company has in operation an Occupational Health and Safety Management System certified according to BS OHSAS 18001:2007 by T V-Italy. Georg Fischer Omicron is also operating on a voluntary basis an Internal Control System complying with the requirements of the Italian Law no. 231/01.

The Georg Fischer AG group was founded more than 200 years ago. It is present in Italy since 1947 with two sales offices (“Georg Fischer spa” for Piping Systems division and “Agie Charmilles spa” for Agie Charmilles division) and three modern production plants belong to the Piping Systems division (Georg Fischer Omicron GmbH, Georg Fischer Ltd. Pfci, Georg Fischer TPA srl). The total workforce in Italy is 300 employees approximately with an annual consolidated turnover of more than 100 million euro.