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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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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Giving Credit to Components

June 7, 2017

 Where would the expected performance of an extrusion line be without placing high expectations on the components themselves? That is the approach we take with the machines that compose our multitude of extrusion lines. Those same components, proposed individually, also become worthy allies when considering to upgrade existing lines. With a new Maillefer component, your overall performance gets a serious boost. Your line has the potential to become greater than the sum of all its parts.

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Addressing Service in a New Way

October 15, 2014

Following the recent changes in our brand and communication strategies, the moment has arrived to repositon our service activity. Starting January 1, 2015, our Customer Service Unit (CSU) will have a new name − Maillefer Services.  

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Welcome to the Maillefer Blog!

March 24, 2014

A burning desire to innovate and find solutions how to improve production process conditions has always been a key driver and success factor for Maillefer. Our attitude to rise above today’s solutions in order to improve current manufacturing technology, or solve problems, is the driving force for our people. Crasman Stage: maillefer.

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