Battenfeld-Cincinnati Austria GmbH announced an exclusive agreement to supply Gruber Extrusion GmbH with extruders for all turnkey projects, worldwide. Gruber will supply all downstream equipment, such as extrusion lines and calibration tables.
The two companies sealed the agreement at the AMI Conference in Vienna in May.
Gruber is based in Pettenbach, Austria. Battenfeld-Cincinnati is in Vienna.
In other news, Battenfeld-Cincinnati introduced an extruder for making wood-plastic composite. The range of the conical, counter-rotating twin-screw machine boasts an output from 198-605 pounds.
The extruder can run pre-blended compounds or wood blends with PVC, polyethylene or polypropylene.