Blog - Maillefer

The right extrusion head for the right application

November 13, 2019

Maillefer has a complete program of extrusion heads which fulfils the needs for pipe & tube manufacturing. Typically proposed in our line offerings, as well as for performance upgrades and component replacements. The TL and ELH longitudinal heads, and the VLCH and ECH crossheads form the four families that cover pipe & tube applications. They respond to a variety of design requirements like single layer or multi-layer, stripe or skin options, co-extrusion or tandem processes, countless adhesives, polymers and elastomers, and special connections and tooling configurations.

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All Together in One Spot at K 2019

August 22, 2019

Visit us on stand 16 A43

This year, we'll be back in the busy Hall 16 at K and exhibiting together with Davis-Standard. Throughout October's eight-day long event in Düsseldorf, Germany, you'll conveniently find us on stand 16 A43. The co-designed stand reflects the exciting changes we've undergone since the last K edition.

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Wire Southeast Asia

August 21, 2019

Maillefer gang is here again! Get your free entry by clicking this, and join us.

See you soon in Bangkok at booth #E02!

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Tape Folding Tools for Smooth Operation

July 3, 2019

Maillefer has added a Longitudinal Tape Applicator unit into its product portfolio recently. With this unit, customers have the means to apply a radial water blocking feature for various cable types. Water blocking barriers are usually aluminium, copper or plastic based water swellable tapes. The longitudinal tape is applied during the same process as final sheath.

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Wire Russia Calling

May 21, 2019

At Wire Russia 2019, Maillefer takes the next step in the digitalization of manufacturing and introduces the Smart Factory. With the Virtual Reality application, a visitor can simulate different production parameters and set-ups applicable in Maillefer factories.

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Maillefer together with Davis-Standard at Booth 823 at Interwire 2019

April 11, 2019

 The Maillefer House of Experts showcases the latest innovations and know-how in wire and cable production technology, piloting and optimization in one booth. The unique virtual reality application connects the digital and physical production worlds and invites you to join!

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How Effective is Your Equipment Overall?

August 30, 2017

Do you know your production line capability? Or the hidden performances which could easily be utilized from your existing capacity? Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is one of the most important indicators used to measure and monitor the performance of one's production, from the equipment itself up to the whole factory. By knowing your OEE, we can help you bring your focus on areas requiring improvement.

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Maillefer Consultation Brings Value to Service

June 28, 2017

We've positioned ourselves as technology leader in plastic extrusion having the widest systems and services portfolio for the global wire, cable, pipe and tube markets. So naturally, customer expectations equal our ambitions. We aim to maximize your competitiveness by providing proven value technology solutions and dedicated lifecycle support for your equipment. Maillefer Consultation and Maillefer Services are an integral part of our strategy.

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Automotive Multilayer Tube - Fuel Up with an SLA

June 21, 2017

Polyhose India is a manufacturer of thermoplastic tube, spiral and cross braided high-pressure hydraulic hose, PTFE hose and PVC braided hose for automotive and industrial applications. Maillefer has established a Service Level Agreement (SLA) with Polyhose that guarantees Technical Inspection visits and Service Support Desk with priority response. The agreement specifies the frequency of interventions and the resources involved from both Maillefer locations in Switzerland and India. Polyhose also benefits from privileged access to the Support Desk, including remote connection via Internet.

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