21. July 2018
KraussMaffei Technologies, global market leader for injection molding and reaction/extrusion technology, uses automated machine condition monitoring to boost production volume and avoid machinery downtime. To interface its machine control systems with the IT system, the company has opted for the uaGate SI gateway from Softing plus the open, platform-independent OPC UA standard.
Based in Munich, Germany, KraussMaffei Technologies GmbH is a leading manufacturer of machinery and equipment for the production and processing of plastics and rubber. Formed in 1838, the company looks back on a long tradition in machinery manufacturing, guided by a responsibility for offering its customers superior products that add value to their business. Customers in a wide range of manufacturing segments that includes automotive, construction, consumer goods, electrical/electronics, chemicals, white goods, medicine and pharmaceuticals are offered modern system and process solutions based on forward-looking megatrend topics such as lightweight engineering, surface finishing, reducing material/energy consumption and the use of natural fiber reinforced plastics.