WICKERT pivots to all-around composites manufacturing provider

June 8, 2021. Wickert Maschinenbau, the parent company of WICKERT hydraulic presses North America is changing from a manufacturer of customized presses to an all-round provider for composite manufacturing. The family-run company is thus reacting to the increasing demand for supplementary services revolving around the planning and development of press systems. These services range from…

Fiberglass industrial fan manufacturer builds on tradition

Hudson Products (Hudson, Beasley, Texas, U.S.) is a leading manufacturer of air-cooled heat exchangers and axial flow fans. The company’s fiberglass Tuf-Lite axial flow fans have been in production for more than sixty years and are a preferred fan for industrial applications. More than 250,000 Tuf-Lite fans are currently in use worldwide.   The Tuf-Lite…

Multifunctional gripper for handling in hardening plants

One gripper many advantages: reductions in makeready time, pallet exchange without interruption, product recognition creates process reliability. The multifunctional gripper can gripp parts, lift up layers with vaccum cups, check quality of parts with its vision system and has a slim design

New Coil Station for Rubber with Automatic Weight Adjustment

The hydraulic press manufacturer WICKERT Maschinenbau GmbH is developing a coil station for elastomer as a stand-alone model for the first time. In addition to simple handling and self-optimizing control, the coil station is approved by the FDA and is therefore ideally suited for clean rooms