The 1,500 employees in the Reifenhäuser Group bring together highly specialized knowledge of design, process engineering, automation, planning, manufacturing, project management, and logistics. Get to know our five business units. Together, they form the world's largest network of expertise in plastics extrusion technology.
Reifenhäuser Blown Film is among the worldwide leading providers of blown film extrusion lines and other machines for the production and conversion of highly sophisticated plastic films. Over the past 60 years, the company has put into operation more than 7,000 lines worldwide and was able to acquire specific know-how for its customers, from project planning and process technology up to the final product.
Based on this know-how Reifenhäuser Blown Film developed the new modular EVOLUTION range in 2010. It covers the complete blown film spectrum, from 3- to 11-layer lines. The lines which can be supplied on a turnkey basis, enable both the production of packaging applications and sophisticated technical films and food packaging with specific barrier properties. Managing Director of the Business Unit with employees at its Worms and Troisdorf sites is Dr. Fritz Dorner.
Polyrema specializes in the development and manufacture of smaller coextrusion blown film lines for the production of narrow-width film tubes, as well as mono blown film lines with a system width of 300 to 3,400 mm.
The systems are designed for high output and high film quality. Moreover, Polyrema refurbishes and sells Reifenhäuser lines and lines from other manufacturers, and also offers a comprehensive service for upgrades and retrofits. The company based in Troisdorf forms part of the Business Unit Reifenhäuser Kiefel Extrusion and is headed by Manfred Kurscheid.
Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet Coating specializes in the development and manufacture of complete cast film lines, sheet lines and coating lines for the production of films for packaging, surface protection, office supplies, hygiene articles and industrial applications.
Over a period of 40 years, the company has developed specific competencies in the manufacture of technologies for precisely adjustable film thicknesses and distribution of the individual layers at high speed, for precise polishing of sheets, and the processing of a broad range of raw materials.
Besides the complete lines, Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet specializes in the development and manufacture of extruders. As an innovative provider of technology services, the company offers all standard extruder designs such as screws, extruders, counter-rotating twin-screw extruders and co-rotating twin-screw extruders. The Troisdorf-based Business Unit is headed by Karsten Kratz.
Reifenhäuser Reicofil is the leading global supplier of spunbond, meltblown and composite lines on which nonwovens are produced for applications in hygiene, medicine, agriculture and industry. The REICOFIL® technology is the most energy efficient and economical method to produce a nonwoven fabric from a polymer in a single step.
Up to now more than 250 lines have been commissioned worldwide and the process has been constantly developed and transferred to new generations. Meantime the technology is classified as the quality standard for hygiene products. Managing director of the Business Unit is Dr. Bernd Kunze.
Reiloy Metall is among the world's leading manufacturers of highly wear-resistant screws and barrels for processing plastics. The companie develops it's own hard alloys and technologies for maximum protection against abrasion, adhesion and corrosion in theplastics processing industry.
Thanks to the development of process for metal powder production and processing Reiloy is the only screw and barrel manufacturer in the world that can control the entire value chain from raw materials to the finished product itself. Managing Director of the Business Unit Reiloy is Thomas Porstner.
Reiloy Westland Corporation strengthen and further expand the Business Unit's position in the US American market. The company is well-known in the USA as a leading supplier of screws and barrels in terms of quality and service. Reiloy Westland Corporation is managed by Dave Larson.
Enka Tecnica is one of the world leading producers of spinnerets for nonwovens, wet and dry spinning, melt spinning and micro components. Everything is manufactured with the highest precision. Enka Tecnica not only relies on the experience of its highly qualified staff at it's sites in Heinsberg and Grözig, but has been using cutting edge measuring equipment and state-of-the-art 3D technologies for many years now. Since more than 100 years the company is known for economical processes and trusting and reliable partnerships. Managing Director of the business unit is Uwe Gaedike.