Wittmann Battenfeld delivers its 40,000th injection moulding machine

November 27, 2019

Wittmann Battenfeld delivers its 40,000th injection moulding machine
From left to right: Rainer Strutzberg, Production Manager at Steibel Eltron, Dieter Jackel, Sales at Wittmann Battenfeld and Lars Münkel, Head of Plastics Processing at Stiebel Eltron (Courtesy Wittmann Battenfeld GmbH)

Wittmann Battenfeld GmbH, part of the Wittmann Group, has delivered the 40,000th injection moulding machine manufactured at its Kottingbrunn, Austria, plant. The machine was supplied to Stiebel Eltron GmbH & Co. KG, Eschwege, Germany, a manufacturer of heat pumps, solar heating systems, and electric hot water and heating products. 

Stiebel Eltron has been cooperating with Battenfeld for more than thirty years and approximately half of the twenty-eight injection moulding machines installed at Eschwege were made by Wittmann Battenfeld. This latest machine, which was commissioned in July 2019, is a MacroPower 850/5100 with 8,500 kN clamping force. It is the fifth machine from the MacroPower series installed at Stiebel Eltron.



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