Blog - Maillefer

The Many Faces of Consultation

June 3, 2020

This is the first of three examples of how Maillefer is more than a classic equipment provider. Know-how, value and relationships extend beyond hardware in each and every Consultation case.
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FPO / FTU 14 Pay-off and Take-up

May 27, 2020

Rated at fourteen (14) tons and with a wide reel size capacity. That's a big order to handle. The FPO / FTU 14 is a floor traversing pay-off and take-up that reveals many possibilities once on the shop floor.
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CMB Cutter is a Welcome Arrival for Accurate Tube Lengths

May 22, 2020

The new CMB 32 is specially designed to cut medical or automotive tubes with unheard of accuracy and precision. The high-speed blade cuts tube fast, safely and with ease. 
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Monitoring Towards Excellence

March 25, 2020

In the context of Industry 4.0, Maillefer introduces Smart Monitoring as a novel and intuitive approach into the wire, cable, pipe and tube manufacturing environments.

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Castello Increases Flexibility to Deliver through Smart Monitoring

March 4, 2020

Castello Increases Flexibility to Deliver through Smart Monitoring

Castello relies on an advanced and controlled process to produce tubes with high quality. The recently installed Smart Monitoring from Maillefer provides the Italian company with necessary oversight for quality.

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Multipurpose Lines Help Lead the Way for PP Cable

February 28, 2020

Multipurpose Lines Help Lead the Way for PP Cable

One of the new trends in power cable manufacturing is the rise of PP (polypropylene) based thermoplastic materials for the medium voltage application. Thus, we have two designed multipurpose line concepts suitable for PP based medium voltage cables.

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Run Times Reach New Heights

February 26, 2020

Run Times Reach New Heights

The performance of extruded high voltage XLPE insulated cables is improvable by reducing the degassing burden and realizing longer extrusion run times. Development towards those goals was rendered possible after years of close technical collaboration with material suppliers and cable manufacturers.

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AI Invests Our Product Portfolio

February 12, 2020

AI Invests Our Product Portfolio

Solutions in Artificial Intelligence are developing rapidly and have invested our product portfolio. We employ the latest AI technology to help our customers create value from their data. Based on the information compiled, AI helps human decision making and even assists in certain industrial processes directly.

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Sustainability Here and Now

February 5, 2020

Sustainability Here and Now

As the biggest plastics event took place in Germany, the question of where we stand in terms of sustainability has grown in importance. Where to begin? Maillefer looked at different functions within its organization and surprisingly realized that certain progress has been made. To move forward, however, will require us to precede towards international standards.

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Astonishing Curing Calculation for Flexible Factory Joints

January 29, 2020

Astonishing Curing Calculation for Flexible Factory Joints

Flexible vulcanized joints (FVJ) also known as flexible factory joints are typically used in extending delivery lengths of extruded subsea cables. Lengths of XLPE insulated cable core are often limited by the capacity of extrusion, degassing or basket lay-up. Factory joints overcome these constraints.

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