ARBURG is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of plastic processing machines. The portfolio includes ALLROUNDER injection moulding machines with clamping forces between 125 and 6,500 kN, freeformers for industrial additive manufacturing, robotic systems, turnkey solutions and further peripherals.
ARBURG is a pioneer in the plastics industry when it comes to production efficiency, digitalisation and sustainability. The “arburgXworld” program comprises all digital products and services and is the name of the customer portal. The company’s strategies regarding the efficient use of resources and circular economy, and all related aspects and activities, are outlined in the “arburgGREENworld” program.
ARBURG has own organisations in 26 countries at 35 locations and is represented in over 100 countries together with trade partners. The machines are produced exclusively at the parent company in Lossburg, Germany. From a total of around 3,200 employees, around 2,650 work in Germany.
With ARBURG machine technology, plastic parts from high-volume production to single-unit batches can be produced in optimum quality at minimum unit costs - e.g. for the automotive and packaging industries, electronics, medical technology or white goods sectors.
The ARBURG product portfolio for plastics processing comprises electric, hybrid, hydraulic and vertical ALLROUNDER injection moulding machines with clamping forces from 125 to 6,500 kN, which can be equipped to meet customer and industry-specific requirements. With the freeformers, ARBURG Plastic Freeforming (APF) can be used for the additive manufacturing of functional components from qualified original standard granulates. The product range is completed by the central GESTICA and SELOGICA control systems developed and built by ARBURG, the ARBURG host computer system (ALS) as a central component of Industry 4.0 and networked production, as well as robotic systems, turnkey systems and peripherals.
ARBURG sees great potential in digitalisation and offers manifold added value with its digital products and services. Many customers worldwide use the digital platform arburgXworld. The customer portal with its apps and configuration levels version makes work easier all along the value chain of injection moulding. arburgXworld is available in 18 languages including Chinese, the basic version is free.
An LSR version of the ALLROUNDER 470 E GOLDEN ELECTRIC will go on show at Chinaplas 2021. This economical electric machine is ideal for the Asian market. The exhibit produces high-quality LSR lenses for car matrix headlights. The turnkey system is equipped with a linear MULTILIFT SELECT and a six-axis robot. A lasered DM code makes each component 100 percent traceable.
ARBURG Plastic Freeforming (APF) and the ARBURG product portfolio for industrial additive manufacturing will be presented at Chinaplas 2021. On display will be a freeformer 300-3X with three discharge units. The exhibit will turn original plastic granulates into functional components “live”.