Who we are

We are a global leader in insulation products.

Who we are
More than 40 years of experience

We are one of the fastest growing and most respected names in insulation worldwide. We are committed to helping our customers to meet the increasing demand for energy efficiency and sustainability in homes, non-residential buildings and industrial applications.

Who we are

Knauf Insulation figures


Strong and steady financial performance with turnover exceeding €1.6 billion.

More than 5,000 EMPLOYEES

More than 5,000 employees in more than 35 countries and more than 37 manufacturing sites in 15 countries.

Part of the Knauf Group
Commitment, entrepeneurship, partnership, menschlichkeit
The Knauf Group

Knauf, a family name, and a corporate group of global dimensions.

Knauf Group figures

More than 26,500 EMPLOYEES

More than 26,500 employees worldwide with more than 220 factories in more than 70 countries.


Turnover of €6.5 billion in 2016.


Established in 1932, Knauf is a family-owned multi-national manufacturer of buildings materials and construction systems.
Originally a producer of conventional gypsum materials, now delivering systems and complete solutions for buildings worldwide.

Main businesses:

  • Dry wall construction & gypsum plasters
  • Insulation materials
  • Injection moulding / moulded parts

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