Blog - Maillefer

Up to 500 k€ Annual Material Savings with Groundbreaking New Maillefer Technology

May 25, 2016

Would you also like to have 20% higher line productivity in your VCV line? It is possible with our new patent pending curing technology - the Round Value Package Premium.

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Counting Six for Automotive Fuel Lines and Vapor Returns

April 20, 2016

Plastics have gained a significant place in today's automotive industry. There is a variety of multi-layer tube & pipe constructions, from vehicle fuel and vapor return tubes to larger distribution pipes for filling stations. Manufacturers turn to Multi-Layer Tube (MLT) co-extrusion technology as a solution to their production needs. The increased use of fuel additives like ethanol, stricter environmental regulations, and new raw materials with demanding processing characteristics are the principal drivers when specifying manufacturing solutions.

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Versatile Curing Calculation

March 21, 2016

Our Super Steam Curing Calculation NSS is a recipe generator for the line control of Super Steam CV  lines (SSCV lines). By using a numerical simulation model, which contains heat transfer and cross-
linking kinetics, it optimizes the running conditions during cable production from start-up to shut-down. The calculated production parameters include line speed, tube heating zone temperatures, extruder outputs and screw speeds.

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More Capacity − Just in Time

January 20, 2016

Have you ever been in a situation where you had to turn down a customer order because of the lack of capacity in your cable production? Perhaps the opportunity was there for a short moment only but was taken by someone else, right?

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The Promise of Micro-drip Irrigation

January 6, 2016

Several criteria condition the type of micro-drip pipe to produce, like market situation, its readiness to adopt a modern irrigation technique, crop requirements and local climate, available raw materials and dripper designs, investment budget, and the performance targets are some of the points to consider.

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What is Value?

December 5, 2015

From Maillefer’s perspective, value is our ability to deliver the means of reaching your goals.

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Improve Your Cable Production at Our R&D Center

December 3, 2015

Vertical pilot line at Maillefer R&D Center in Finland

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New Aviation and Aerospace Cable Line

November 11, 2015

The global airline industry continues to grow very rapidly. Measured by revenue, the industry has doubled over the past decade, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). This sets big demands for manufacturing capacity.

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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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