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Bad Oeynhausen/Vienna, 7 September 2015 – battenfeld-cincinnati, globally operating manufacturer of energy-efficient, high-performance extruders and turnkey extrusion lines, realigns its organizational structure to meet the new challenges of the market.
(Munich/Guangzhou, May 18, 2015) KraussMaffei Berstorff is launching its latest generation of the line control system at Chinaplas (May 20 to 25, 2015). The C6 control system can be viewed at the trade show booth in Guangzhou (Hall 5.1, Booth J41) in its mobile version with a 24-inch, 16:9 Full HD touch screen.
(Munich, April 28, 2015) In the first quarter of 2015, KraussMaffei Berstorff commissioned multiple large-diameter pipe systems around the world - in a diameter range of 800 – 2000 mm – which solidified its market position in polyolefin pipe processing.
(Munich, April 21, 2015) As a system provider for complete solutions, KraussMaffei Berstorff is participating in the positive development of the pelletizing market. Thus, in the first quarter of 2015, multiple systems were delivered to Asia.
Visible competence for large diameter pipe extrusion lines
battenfeld-cincinnati has successfully installed more than 100 PO and PVC pipe extrusion lines for diameters from 800 mm upwards so far – convincing evidence of market leadership in the area of large diameter pipe extrusion lines.
Rising market growth, above all in the USA and the Far East by more than 5%, cost-efficient machinery concepts with high line speeds and output rates, and new applications are stimulating the global WPC industry, which had slowed down slightly most recently.
Effective 1st January 2015, Gerold Schley (54) will become President and CEO of the battenfeld-cincinnati group. Following Jürgen Arnold’s resignation, the company’s CFO Michael von Cappeln has acted as interim President and CEO.
Stuttgart, November 2014 – IKO PLC, whose headquarters are in Wigan/UK, has for the first time decided in favour of a compounding system from Coperion: a Kombiplast KP 62 Mv PLUS/200. At IKO Polymeric's production facility in Chesterfield/UK, the new extrusion system is being used for the plasticizing and compounding of soft PVC destined for the production of multilayer roofing membranes for the waterproofing of flat roofs.
TAG “Technological Advancement Group” is the research program that Baruffaldi Plastic Technology previewed at the Open House on 9 November 2012. This program involves employees from across the group of companies all of whom are engaged in the application of new technologies in meeting the specific production demands of each and every customer.
More than 250 high-speed extruders from battenfeld-cincinnati have now been installed on all continents of the world. Regardless of whether thermoforming sheet, industrial sheet or edge bandings are to be made, the high-speed machines excel in the sheet industry by their enormous output combined with low energy consumption and modest space requirements.
Baerlocher continues to fully support the voluntary commitment of VinylPlus and ESPA (European Stabiliser Producers Association) in keeping to the ultimate deadline of 31.12.2015 to fulfill our commitment to replace all Lead containing stabilisers sold in EU-28 with Calcium based technology.
The first symposium between Chemson Polymer-Additive AG, Greiner Extrusion GmbH and Hans Weber Maschinenfabrik GmbH was held on the 16th and 17th of September 2014, the location being on the Hans Weber Maschinenfabrik site.
It has already become a tradition: the Wood Plastic Composites Conference organized by AMI, Bristol, UK is being held again in Vienna, and battenfeld-cincinnati is supporting this international event as its headline sponsor, as in previous years. From 3 to 5 November, the experts from some 30 countries will meet to discuss the latest developments, markets and potentials of this interesting material category. In addition to expert presentations, visitors can look forward to seeing a live machine...
(Munich, September 05, 2014) KraussMaffei Berstorff is establishing itself in the progressively recovering profile market as a system provider for a wide variety of extrusion requirements and is reinforcing its market position worldwide.
- From a raw material to the end product: Strong technology partnership for profile extrusion in China
- Equipment for the first ECOLIFE® manufacturing plant for window profiles at Kappes Environment Technology (KET)
(Munich, May 13, 2014) At the beginning of the year, the first KET manufacturing plant was finished in Bengbu (in the Anhui province, China). KraussMaffei Berstorff and Greiner Extrusion are providing the equipment for production of a new, environmentally friendly window...
Greiner Extrusion increases quality levels and profitability in the profile extrusion industry with its new product innovations recently made available on the market: flow.control pro and GESS.tronic. With flow.control pro substantial savings in the cost of materials are achieved; using GESS.tronic a significant reduction in energy consumption is achieved. Both of these innovative products can be retrofitted to any existing calibration table. Greiner Extrusion additionally offers a free two-week...