Published On: Fri, Jan 11th, 2013

Major project for refrigerator production successfully completed

Major project for refrigerator production successfully completed

Major project for refrigerator production successfully completed

With the delivery and commissioning of 4 systems for the production of refrigerator inner liners, the Freilassing company Kiefel has successfully completed a major project. The delivery comprised 4 thermoforming machines, supplied to a renowned German refrigerator manufacturer.

Kiefel has enjoyed success with compressed air forming and vacuum forming machines for the production of interior refrigerator parts for many years. So-called inner liners and the insides of doors are shaped from plastic on Kiefel systems and produced ready for installation. In the last 3 years alone, Kiefel has delivered and commissioned over 30 forming machines for refrigerator parts around the world. The company counts manufacturers who place value on high efficiency in production and the top quality of their products amongst its customers.

Kiefel naturally maintains a global distribution and service network, in order to ensure that it meets with the requirements of the household appliance industry. It also has its own branches in important and growing markets such as the USA, China, Russia, India, Indonesia and Brazil. KIEFEL is a world leader when it comes to the design and manufacture of machines used to process plastic film materials. The company offers core expertise in the fields of moulding and joining technology.

As a supplier to reputable manufacturers in various sectors, Kiefel GmbH services customers in the automotive, medical technology, refrigeration and packaging industries. The head office of KIEFEL GmbH is in Freilassing/Germany. The company also runs its own network of sales and service centres in the United States, France, the Netherlands, Russia, China, Brazil, Indonesia and India, and is represented by sales partners in more than 60 countries worldwide.

Kiefel GmbH is a member of the Siegsdorf-based Brückner Group, a world-leading supplier of machines and plant systems for use in the plastics processing industry. The group has some 1,500 employees. Brückner is a world market-leader in stretched-film systems, and its range of products also includes production systems for the manufacture of extruded and smoothed flat film materials, with an equally-large range of services to match. Group member-company PackSys Global is a manufacturer of equipment for the packaging industry, specialising in production lines for use in the manufacture of tubes, lids, screw-in adapters and containers.