Search
 
Search by year
Search by keyword
Search by sector
Search by category
Find 
Sacmi RSS Feed
Find out how to subscribe to Sacmi RSS feeds
 
8/24/2015
Lasselsberger Ceramics chooses Sacmi for new projects in Rumania and Czech Republic.

Multi-plant technological investment plan for 2015-2016 now finalised

Austrian group Lasselsberger Ceramics, one of Europe’s leading ceramic manufacturers with production plants in four European countries has, this year, launched a major investment plan to boost floor and wall tile output significantly.

For the Sanex plant in Cluj, Rumania, Sacmi was chosen to supply a complete line covering everything from body preparation to sorting that would ensure an output of 4.4 million square meters of glazed porcelain floor tiles. The main machines for this plant are a modular MMC074 mill, an ATM90 spray dryer, two PH3020 presses, a twin-channel kiln, plus two new sorting lines provided by Nuova Fima (the Group brand specializing in end-of-line solutions) that feature automatic Flawmaster vision systems. In configuring the new line considerable effort has also gone into reducing specific fuel consumption to minimize environmental impact.

For its Rako 3 plant in the Czech Republic, the Austrian group commissioned Sacmi to supply a new twin-channel kiln complete with feed and offloading machines, plus two new Nuova Fima sorting lines, both with automatic Flawmaster vision systems: this will boost annual white body wall tile output by over 4.5 million square meters. Moreover, body production capacity has been increased thanks to the supply of a new continuous mill and new spray dryer. Lastly, three new press-dryer lines are currently being shipped to renew the pressing department.

By pursuing a far-sighted branding/sales strategy in Western and Eastern Europe, the Lasselsberger Group has, in recent years, successfully reinforced its already outstanding expertise in residential, architectural and industrial ceramics and has chosen, with Sacmi, to achieve ambitious productivity and efficiency goals by making two key investments that will increase the product portfolio and strengthen the market position.

Back

Business News

 
8/10/2018
A multinational company chooses Ulysse, the Sacmi “all in one” inspection solution
Six machines, set up for inspecting the lids of food containers filled with milk-derived products, were tested and successfully launched at the production unit in Central Africa  >>

7/27/2018
Belite Ceramics selects Sacmi for new project in Anyang
One of China's leading innovators, the Group has now invested in cutting-edge Sacmi technology to boost high-end wall tile output and produce a new porcelain floor tile line  >>

7/20/2018
Sacmi Sanitaryware, a cutting-edge plant for West & Central Africa
A complete, high quality Sacmi sanitaryware manufacturing line for Nigerian firm, CDK Integrated Industries Limited, the only company in West& Central Africa to employ pressure casting and robotized glazing technology.  >>

7/4/2018
Sacmi World Cup, a big win for Oulmès
A major, long-standing recipient of Sacmi-built beverage lines, this Moroccan company has made a special package to celebrate the country's participation in the World Cup in Russia  >>

 

This website uses "cookies". If you choose to continue using the website, you are authorising the use of cookies according to our cookie policy. For further information or to deny the use of some cookies, please click here.

accept cookie policy