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K Special: Maag Group companies to exhibit together

The Maag Group companies, Maag Pump Systems, Automatik, Gala Industries, Reduction Engineering Scheer and, Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen will be exhibiting together during the K 2019 major plastics show in October.

The companies will be featuring all their system solutions to display Maag’s expertise across virgin polymer production, compounding, extraction, mechanical recycling and industrial applications, the Swiss machinery group announced 15 July. 

The group will also be represented in the VDMA's Circular Economy Pavilion, in Hall 16.

While Maag concentrates on melt pump and filtration technology, Automatik is specialised in strand pelletising technology, and Gala in underwater pelletiser and dryer technology. 

The group also manufactures pulverisers at its Center of Excellence in Kent, Ohio.

German machinery supplier Ettlinger, acquired by Maag in January 2018, also offers high-performance filters for injection moulding machines, post-consumer recycling as well as solution packages downstream of the extruder. 

“The Maag Group's global distribution network provides customers with the technology that best meets their commercial and technical needs”, said Alaaddin Aydin, VP & managing director Maag Germany.

According to Aydin, Maag is investing in its centres of excellence in order to offer multiple solutions to its customers globally.

The company operates centers of excellence in Oberglatt, Switzerland; Grossostheim and Xanten in Germany; Eagle Rock, Virginia, and Kent, Ohio in the US.

Maag’s portfolio includes a range of machinery, from throughputs up to 100 kg/h to machine and plant components capable of handling more than 100 t/h – including centrifugal dryers, polymer pumps and custom solutions in industrial applications.

Maag will exhibit at stand A04, Hall 9, during the K Show, to be held 16-23 Oct in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Publication date: 16/07/2019

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