PLASTEC West, Anaheim, CA, February 5-7, Booth No. 2511
Avon, CT (January 17, 2019) . . . A new company focused on plastics automation has opened its doors in the USA and will exhibit for the first time in North America at PLASTEC West in Anaheim, February 5-7.
HAHN Plastics Automation Inc. is based in CT and is the newly-established USA division of HAHN Group of Rheinbollen, Germany. The company is led by Markus Klaus, who has more than 20 years of experience in the plastics industry. He was most recently the injection molding division manager for Wittmann Battenfeld Inc. in Torrington, CT.
HAHN Plastics Automation Inc. represents three European robotics and automation suppliers:
- Waldorf Technik / Germany / www.waldorf-technik.de
- Geku / Germany / www.geku.de
- Wemo / Sweden / www.wemogroup.com
“Our new company will be a manufacturing plant for GeKu and Waldorf Technik products in the USA,” said Markus Klaus. “In addition, we will import, stock, integrate and distribute products from Wemo.”
Klaus noted that Wemo robots have been distributed and supported in the USA for several years by Robot Automation Systems (RAS) of Waunakee, Wisconsin, and that relationship will continue. “We look forward to continuing our long-standing partnership with RAS,” he said. “They have done an excellent job for Wemo and add valuable engineering and automation expertise to every application.”
New Wemo Linear Sprue Picker/Servo Robot Featured at PLASTEC West – Featuring Best-in-Class Performance for $11,499
At PLASTEC West, HAHN Plastics Automation will introduce the new Wemo 3-5 Linear Sprue Picker/Parts Removal Robot. Manufactured in Sweden, this new robot offers best-in-class performance at a very attractive price of just $11,499.00.
“We are proud to introduce Wemo robots to North America,” said Markus Klaus. “Wemo is based in Sweden and is well-known in Europe as a leading manufacturer of IMM robotics and beside-the-press automation.”The new Wemo 3-5 is a high-performance sprue picker/servo robot with industry-best features for the price, including:
- strokes: Z: 1,500mm X: 300mm Y: 1,000mm
- one vacuum and one gripper circuit included
- safety package included
- in stock and available now
About HAHN Plastics Automation Inc.
Based in Connecticut, USA, HAHN Plastics Automation Inc. represents the Plastics Division of the HAHN Group and represents three European robotics and automation suppliers: Waldorf Technik, GeKu, and Wemo. These three companies complement each other with their specialized solutions in automation for plastic injection molding processes.
HAHN Plastics Automation, Inc. ist part of the HAHN Group. The HAHN Group consists of a network of specialized companies for industrial automation and robot solutions. With its own production sites in China, Czech Republic, Croatia, Germany, Great Britain, India, Israel, Mexico, Switzerland, Sweden, Turkey, and the USA, the group currently employs approx. 1,200 staff at 19 locations. Well-known customers from the automotive, consumer goods, electronics, and medical technology industries benefit from the HAHN Group’s 30 years of expertise and automation know-how. www.hahn.group/en
Markus Klaus, President, HAHN Plastics Automation Inc., (859) 653-8227 or M.Klaus@, or hahn.group
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