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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Chinaust welcomes our 100th automotive tube line

November 7, 2019

The 100th multi-layer PAL line is going to Chinaust and in particular to their facilities in Changchun in northeast China. Factory Acceptance Tests took place during the last days of June 2019 in the presence of a four person delegation led by Li Hongjie, General Manager of Changchun Chinaust. Not only was it the occasion to mark a successful acceptance by the customer, but also to highlight the delivery of the 100th multi-layer automotive tube extrusion line. Indeed, representatives from both companies began plans for celebrating Chinese style once the line ready for production.

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K Show in  Düsseldorf

October 17, 2019

Working as a team Maillefer and Davis-Standard experts welcome you  all to K2019.  Come and visit us in Hall 16 booth A43.

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New in Pipe solutions RCB Haul-off and WHC wheel capstan

September 12, 2019

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With an installed base of nearly 350 units, our venerable pipe haul-off was in need of an important modernization. Welcome the new RCB 32!

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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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Exclusive Training for Micro-drip Irrigation

August 14, 2019

Personnel change. Young colleagues with a thirst for learning are brought on board, while experienced employees move on to face new challenges. Equipment, technology and methods change too. The pace quickens and diversity of expertise grows. Not surprisingly, the demand for training on our micro-drip irrigation systems is on the rise, particularly for tailored training sessions targeting private groups.

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Elastomers Are a Welcome Arrival

July 17, 2019

The Stronger Together slogan is a reality for Maillefer, a member of the Davis-Standard group of companies. A case in point is the welcome arrival of elastomer manufacturing solutions into the Maillefer product portfolio.

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Processability with Maillefer Piloting

April 26, 2019

The test extruders at Maillefer are an easy and convenient way to develop your extrusion know-how in optimum conditions. We have three dedicated machines for trials, as well as stock extruders undergoing approval tests.

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Consultation Brings Value in Pipe & Tube

April 10, 2019

Consultation products for Pipe & Tube have been added to the Maillefer portfolio and more are expected in the coming months. These products are part of our know-how offering. Our aim is to support you in your business by bringing the added value needed so that you can be successful.

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Intelligent Options for Producing Automotive Tube

March 27, 2019

Not since the 19th century, with arrival of the first motor vehicles, including electric, have we seen such upheavals in the automotive industry. Consequently, new uses for plastic tubes are showing up under the hood. The changes are coming at a steady pace. How ready are you to respond to new demands coming from the tier 1 suppliers?

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