Blog - Maillefer

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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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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Family Owned, Internationally Known

April 5, 2017

German based FRÄNKISCHE defines itself as an international family owned business with over 20 sites worldwide and a total pipe production exceeding 1.5 million meters per day. Maillefer knows them particularly well in one of their business sectors – heating & plumbing pipe.

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Maillefer Consultation

July 13, 2016

Newly defined Maillefer Consultation best expresses our tradition of bringing know-how to the end users and the owners of our equipment.

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Maillefer Services Settles in Dubai

May 4, 2016

Strengthened ties

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Services Seminar Held in Cairo

December 9, 2015

Entitled Operating and innovating through the life cycle of Vulcanization line, the seminar served to increase awareness on the latest developments in technology and service from Maillefer. It was held in Cairo, Egypt on October 21, 2015 and united customers from Egypt and the Middle East region.

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Optimized IV Tube Manufacturing

September 30, 2015

Maillefer announces features for its PML extrusion lines for the production of soft PVC medical intravenous (IV) tube. Thanks to cooperation with the world’s leading medical device manufacturers, innovations on tube surface finish and for conditioning have been brought about. Advantages are increased production speed and product optimization that are carried over to the manufacturing processes located downstream.

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Getting Cool and Looking Good

September 2, 2015

Cooling product on an extrusion line may appear commonplace. But, the extra attention given to chilling water means being trendy when it comes to performance, quality, and environmental considerations. Indeed, compromised line speed, passable product quality, excess electrical and water consumption are handicaps to maximizing value and to looking good to premium buyers of your product.

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