EKT obtains coveted IATF 16949 automotive certification
ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik GmbH (EKT) has been awarded an important certification by IATF, the International Automotive Task Force. The IATF 16949 standard brings together existing general requirements pertaining to quality management systems in the (chiefly North American and European) automotive industry. “Around 30 percent of the more than 100 automotive manufacturers in existence follow these requirements of IATF members – including leading OEMs. With this in mind, we are proud to now be certified to this standard,” says EKT’s General Manager Raik Lüder.The IATF is a working group comprising major automotive manufacturers and their suppliers with the aim of harmonizing QM methods and standards introduced at national level.
Heat shrink tubing
Heat shrink tubings made from Polytetraflon™ and thermoplastic materials like Moldflon™ FEP, PFA and PVDF are going to shrink under a heat influences like hot air. The integrated products like thermocouples or probes are electrical and thermal isolated against their environment and reliable protected from mechanical damages and aggressive media as well.
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ElringKlinger Engineered Plastics enlarged it’s product range with Heat Exchangers made of MoldflonTM PFA -ECTFE -PVDF -PP or PE. Standard solutions as well as custom designs are available and supplied across a wide spectrum of global industries – reliable and in series.
ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik now with class 8 clean room
For products with special requirements
The demands made on sensitive products in terms of cleanliness by various industries such as medical device technology are continually increasing.
Having launched our class 8 clean room, we now offer the option of clean room manufacturing in line with our commitment to serving our customers as a partner in the development and production of innovative components and assemblies to meet both current and future requirements.
In a separate, 953-square-meter production area at the Bietigheim-Bissingen plant, products with elevated cleanliness requirements are now manufactured in a controlled environment. Final processing/finishing and packaging are performed in a class 8 clean room.
The headquarter of ElringKlingerEngineered Plastics in Bietigheim-Bissingen achieves the certificate according EN ISO 13485:2012 + AC:2012. That stands for additional safety for customers of products from the medical industry
ISO 13485 is a standard that represents the requirements for a comprehensive management system for the design and manufacture of medical devices products.With this certification, we are working with a practical guideline for development and production of components and assemblies made of high-performance plastics for products in the medical industry. Furthermore, with the certificate we obtain a trust credit and a “door opener” into new potential markets.
ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik achive GMP certificate. Process reliability for our food industry customers
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) are the practices required in order to conform to the guidelines recommended by agencies that control authorization and licensing for manufacture and sale of products for the food industry. These guidelines provide minimum requirements that food product manufacturer must meet to assure that the products are of high quality and do not pose any risk to the consumer or public.
ElringKlinger achive this certificate for the following products: seals, diapragms, tubings, foils, bellows, engineering parts and semi finished parts made of PTFE, PTFE-compounds, PFA and PE. ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik can now offer their customers the process reliability they need for food applications.
ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik introduces new production building
ElringKlinger acquires specialty plastics producer Polytetra
Bietigheim-Bissingen/Mönchengladbach (Germany), October 21, 2014 +++ ElringKlinger Kunststofftechnik GmbH, Bietigheim-Bissingen, a subsidiary of ElringKlinger AG, has acquired from the former owners all interests in Polytetra GmbH, based in Mönchengladbach (Germany). The purchase agreements were signed on the day prior to this announcement.