New Heavyweight at Langmatz

A significant rise in incoming orders is driving an expansion in the company’s range of machinery

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, 18 July 2018 – It has the tender name “Engel 900”, which translates to Angel 900, but it’s no lightweight. The new machine from Langmatz GmbH, consisting of a spray and locking unit as well as a machine bed and robot unit, weighs 70 tonnes and has just recently been installed in the Oberau plant. It took six employees a week just to transport and position this heavy machine in the injection moulding shop, relying on heavy-load rollers, a crane and a forklift. The special machine, whose acquisition cost according to company management was at the high end of six figures, became necessary for a gratifying reason. “Our incoming orders are increasing tremendously and will remain at this high level over the long term,” explains Stephan Wulf, Chairman of the Executive Board at Langmatz, “so we had an urgent need to expand our range of machinery”…

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