About us


Our Mission Statement
Zima Corporation is committed to providing quality solutions along with unsurpassed customer service. We will focus on partnering with out customer base to provide products in a timely and cost-effective manner, while using continuous improvement measures to provide best solutions. We aspire to treat our customers suppliers and our employees with respect, dignity and integrity.

Our Manufacturing
Our full service 100,000 sq.ft. manufacturing facility located in Spartanburg, SC includes a comprehensive machine shop, two laser tables, CNC turning, vertical milling, bending/braking, AWS / ASME certified welders, in-house full time QA/QC inspector and complete metal fabrication including welding, cutting, forming and piping. Complete Mechanical and Electrical Engineering with the latest Software Versions of SolidWorks and AutoCAD. UL 508 Listed Controls, including PLC Integration Complete In-House Assembly and Testing of all equipment items, including clarifier and thickener drives, screens, and grit systems.

Our Team
The Zima sales network consists of product oriented technical sales professionals who support a specialized group of national, and select international, sales representatives, each dedicated to providing technical support to the Engineering community and End User. Representatives are available in all 50 states and numerous countries worldwide. Our highly trained technical and engineering support includes In house Project Managers, Licensed Professional Engineers both mechanical and electrical, as well as skilled craft machinist, precision welders and meticulous assembly personnel.

Our Quality Control
Quality Management System in accordance with ISO 9001:2015. NSF, ANAB and IAF accredited. In-house QC/QA procedures and inspectors ensure our customers receive a quality product, on time.

Our Locations 
Zima Corporation Worldwide Headquarters, spare parts, service, and manufacturing are located in Spartanburg, SC. Regional offices are located throughout the United States.

Kusters Water, a division of Zima Corporation, is an industry leader, offering superior product technologies for Clarification, Headworks, Biological, Biosolids, Thickening and odor control.

In house fabrication, UL listed controls and product assembly, combined with our ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management system, ensures our customers receive the very best service and products.

For more than 30 years the Kusters Water team has been introducing new and innovative technologies to the water and wastewater industry, our diverse product offering enables Kusters Water to provide complete treatment solutions for our customers, including but not limited to the following:

  • ProTechtor® – Headworks products, all US manufactured at Zima Corporation’s ISO 9001:2015 certified facility in Spartanburg, SC, includes a 36 month warranty.
  • LA-EDI – Patented High performance energy dissipating inlet, for superior clarifier performance.
  • Type H – Hydraulic Clarifier and Thickener drive systems – The most technically advanced overload system available.
  • Terminodour – Revolutionary ionization odor control system, low capital cost, low operational and maintenance costs.

Zima Corporate offices, spare parts, service, and manufacturing are located in Spartanburg, SC. Regional offices are located throughout the United States.

Zima Textile, a division of Zima Corporation, is a technical problem solving solution provider for all wet and dry processing of fabrics. Zima, previously known as Kusters, have been supplying solutions to the Textile Industry since the 1960’s.

Our expertise covers all aspects of fabric preparation including Mercerization and Bleaching of woven fabrics. We are a world leader in the Scouring of Automotive Airbag, Flame Retardants, Dyeing and Finishing technology. Our EVAC vacuum systems are used in various applications including wash assist, lint removal, water removal, finish recovery and dyeing for both Woven and Non-Woven fabrics.

We now offer the latest technology for drying and heat setting of both woven and knit fabrics with the Inspiron Tenter Frame. In the Carpet Sector we offer complete Solid Shade Dyeing, Polyurethane Backing and both heat and water recovery solutions as we do for textiles. We offer full inhouse service support and spare parts from our manufacturing plant located in Spartanburg, SC.

At Zima Corporation, we have over 35 years of fabrication experience to offer. We give our customers a competitive edge by specializing in providing high quality, close tolerance, and quick turnarounds.

Our fabrication department continually seeks to improve all methods of fabrication and attempt to satisfy each customer’s individual requirements. We provide services to industries that include: Food packaging, Food Processing, Automation Systems, Textile, Wastewater and more. We fabricate everything from small, one-time, first article prototypes to massive turn-key complete industrial plant systems. We are a job shop that concentrates in sheet metal and structural fabrications. We can provide laser cutting, metal forming, CNC machine, CNC turning, welding, blasting, assembly, and electrical panel Building.

Our facility has 74,000 sq/ft of manufacturing floor space with eight 5-ton overhead bridge cranes which allows us to take on large projects. Kusters Fabrication has another 10,000 sq/ft with one 5-ton overhead bridge crane offsite where the carbon steel is done to help control cross contamination.