With high-speed, loose tube production, controlling excess fiber length is always a challenge. Water friction and the high cooling rate of the plastic compound creates problems with waste and post shrinkage, limiting line speed and the quality of the final product. Our compression caterpillar increases your line speed and the final product quality.
By pre-shrinking the loose tube while it is hot, you enable accurate control of excess fiber length. You also minimize shrinkage at high production speeds.
The productivity of an optical cable manufacturing line can be improved significantly by increasing line speed. Our buffering process has set totally new limits for the line speeds. When traditional manufacturing speeds have been increased by 300%, obvious process items must be redefined. Read more
Between January 5 to 8, 2019 in UAE, you'll find Maillefer and Davis-Standard sharing a stand at Arabplast 2019. Register, join us, and benefit from the synergies found in our plastic extrusion solutions. Read more
Between December 5 to 7, 2018 in Long Beach, California, USA, you'll find the latest in micro-drip irrigation lateral manufacturing. Learn more, for example, about the competitive advantage with mini-flat verses tape. Read more
A Cable Technology Package (CTP) is developed especially for High & Extra High Voltage Subsea Cable (AC) Flexible Vulcanized Joints (FVJ). The CTP was presented at the wire 2018 exhibition. Read more
Maillefer continues to take steps in the digitalization of manufacturing and introduces Smart Factory and Virtual Reality experience for realtime optimization of production. Read more
How is digitalization shaping the future of production in the wire, cable and pipe industry? Maillefer Smart Factory is opening up a great platform of opportunities for modern manufacturing. Read more
The new three layer crosshead ECH 12/20 DL + skin is designed especially for photovoltaic, train cables and building wire applications. The crosshead is designed to meet the toughest requirements in the variety of material selection in the photovoltaic applications. Read more
A measure of how successful a system operates is to consider the probability of how well each part will run. Seek out a high measure of it when making your future equipment purchases. Read more