Technological Highlights

Technological Highlights

2011 - 2016

2016

  • Brückner Maschinenbau: 
    Intelligent Line Management: Easier operation and higher availability
  • Kiefel: 
    Latest cup forming machine Thermorunner KTR 6.1 Speed with up to 45 production cycles per minute
  • PackSys Global: 
    360° digital printing for thin tubes
  • Brückner Servtec: 
    New upgrade packages to quickly convert to the high-yield production of special films 
      

2015

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    10,4m wide stretching line well proven at numerous sites
  • Kiefel:
    Latest standard thermoform machine SharpFormer revolutionises the refrigerator production 
  • PackSys Global:
    Complete Equipment for the manufacture of Plastics closures in cooperation with IMD
  • Brückner Servtec:
    New line inspection service, focussing on process topics

 

2014

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    Brückner’s direct film casting technology proved in numerous successful line starts
  • Kiefel:
    New SPEEDFORMER KMD 90: Higher productivity due to faster cycle times and bigger forming surfaces
  • PackSys Global:
    Launch of the SHOT (Super High Output Tubemaker), the world’s fastest laminate tube machine with a speed of >500 tubes/Minute 

 

2013

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    New LISIM® generation with advanced features for all high end applications
  • Kiefel:
    Tip stacking for SPEEDFORMER KMD SPEED machines: An innovation among thermoforming machines
  • PackSys Global:
    360°seam™ technology - cosmetic laminate tube production with 360° printing

 

2012

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    Line concepts for battery separator film production
  • Kiefel:
    Linear motor drive for the manufacturing of medical bags
  • PackSys Global:
    First 9 color offset printing press for metal and plastic containers 

 

2011

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    First LISIM® line for BOPA film production
  • PackSys Global:
    LTR2 sideseaming machine for cosmetic tubes - the most innovative machine in the market 

2001 - 2010

2010

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    The world's first 6.2m CPP line
  • Kiefel: 
    New filling system “IV Express” for the medical-sector
  • Brückner Servtec: 
    Worldwide first line conversion from BOPP to BOPLA film production

 

2009

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    Technology Merger: Film stretching lines & cast film technology
  • PackSys Global:
    LT250 – the world’s most cost efficient machine for laminate tube production is launched

 

2008

  • Brückner Maschinenbau: 
    Heavy duty roller bearing system for BOPET thick film up to 400µm
  • PackSys Global:
    New folder-slitter type - with a production speed of 4000 caps per minute the fastest machine available in the market

2007

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    Unique multi-gap MDO stretching for added value BOPET films
  • Brückner Servtec:
    First upgrade to 7-layer film production with high barrier EVOH capability

 

2006

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    Linear motor edge guide system LIWEB® for higher line uptime
  • PackSys Global:
    Launch of the world’s fastest rollforming machine for metal caps (700 caps per minute)

 

2005

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    A new dimension in high-speed film winding – LIWIND®

 

2004

  • Brückner Maschinenbau: 
    Complete BOPET thick film line up to 200 µm for optical film
  • PackSys Global:
    The Mini 120 tube line launched for small tube applications

 

2003

  • Brückner Servtec:
    Speed upgrade: the world's fastest BOPP line with a speed of 525 m/min

 

2002

  • Kiefel:
    Enhanced product portfolio: Cup forming machines

 

2001

  • Kiefel:
    ASC riveting system, a patented assembly technique for door linings in automobiles

1991 - 2000

1998

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    New Research and Development Centre
  • Kiefel:
    Market launch KMD series, the first pressure forming machines with servo motors

 

1996

  • PackSys Global:
    Launch of the world’s first inshell lining machine for metal and plastic closures

1995

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    The world`s First 10 meter BOPP line

 

1994

  • PackSys Global:
    Development of the world’s first can shaping machine for 2 piece cans

 

1993

  • Brückner Maschinenbau:
    Licensing agreement with DuPont for Linear Motor Simultaneous Stretching (LISIM®)