Fitness Check

Have your Reifenhäuser cast film extrusion line inspected by a specialist at regular intervals or at an appointment selected by you.All essential components of your line are checked and certified accord-ing to a detailed checklist. Afterwards, we document the condition of your line. We inform you about scheduled maintenance measures and make suggestions for optimizing and securing your production.

Your benefit

  • Expert evaluation
  • Avoiding unplanned machine downtimes
  • Checking the safety devices
  • Detecting function risks
  • Determining the training needs of the operators and service personnel
  • Proposals for preventive measures
  • Information about obsolete machine components- Appreciation by OEM service- Status inspection with certification

Scope of services

  • Executing the tasks according to the checklist
  • Provision of necessary tools and equipment
  • Preparation of a status report of the line„Fitness Check Certificate“
  • Necessary measures and correction recommendations
  • Attaching an inspection sticker


Cleaning and Maintenance

Regular cleaning and maintenance of the extruders, feedblocks, and sheet dies is a basic condition for the production of high-quality film melts. We support you with our know-how to carry out the necessary tasks efficiently.

Extruder check (single screw)

  • Dismantling the mounted parts (e.g. screen changer, coupling adapters, melt pump)
  • Cleaning the screw (use cleaning material beforehand)
  • Measuring the screw
  • Honing the barrel clean
  • Measuring the barrel
  • Writing a measurement report
  • Proposal for corrective measures

Feedblock check

  • Dismantling the mounted parts (e.g. die, coupling adapters)
  • Dismantling the feedblock
  • Cleaning the feedblock (use cleaning material beforehand)
  • Replacement of gaskets
  • Checking the slider and profiler sets
  • Proposal for corrective measures
  • Assembling the feedblock

Die check

  • Dismantling the mounted parts (e.g. exhaust)
  • Cleaning the die (use cleaning material beforehand)
  • Replacement of gaskets
  • Polishing flow channel surfaces
  • Measuring the chrome layer
  • Assembling the die and mounting parts
  • Writing a test report

Your benefit

  • Early detection of wear on component parts that greatly affect the film quality
  • Avoiding unplanned machine downtimes
  • Ensuring the machine performance
  • Improvement of product quality
  • Preserving the value of your production line


Reitruder Check

We check the wear of your extruder screws and barrel segments. The wear characteristics depend on different parameters such as the raw materials or the operational conditions. We recommend an initial inspection within the first 24 month. Based on the test log, we are able to determine together with you further service intervals and measures optimized for your application.

Your benefit

  • Securing the sustainable output capacity of the Reitruder
  • Avoiding unplanned machine downtimes
  • Reduction of consequential costs
  • Proposal for preventive measures
  • Appreciation by OEM service

Scope of services

  • Measuring the extruder screws
  • Measuring the barrel
  • Provision of necessary tools and equipment
  • Preparation of a status report of your Reitruder
  • Issuing a measurement report
  • Recommendations of measures and corrections

Remote Service

Remote maintenance of your line

Your Reifenhäuser Extrusion line complies with the technical requirements that enable you to contact the Reifenhäuser Quality Service (RQS) via a secure connection. Subject to your approval, RQS can shortly connect to your line and solve different problems through remote service.

Your benefits

  • Identification and advoidance of process errors
  • Identification of defects in components
  • Advoidance of costs for Service works on site
  • Advoidance of line downtime - no waiting times
  • High line availability

Scope of Services

  • Access to the experts of the Reifenhäuser Diagnostic Centre at no charge
  • Support in optimizing your products
  • Support in troubleshooting
  • Installation of necessary software updates
  • Secure data connection to your line on request
Your contact

Careers

Desiree Aringhoff

Human Resources

+49 2241 23510-169 career@reifenhauser.com

Press

Tanja Kühn-Söndgen

Public Relations

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Purchasing

Jörg Stolz

Director of purchasing

+49 2241 23510-0 einkauf@reifenhauser.com

Research & Development

Dr. Paul Walach

Head of Technology

+49 2241 481-206 Paul.Walach@reifenhause...

Sales

Volker Pütz

Sales Coordinator

+49 2241 481-553 sales@reifenhauser-csc.com

Service

Markus Schroeder

Service Director

+49 2241 481-167 markus.schroeder@reifen...

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Service Sales / Modifications