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13.02.2019

Fine mesh straining of rubber compound by innovative gear pump technology at TIRES & RUBBER’2019, Moskow


At the international specialized Exhibition for Tires and Rubber, from 23 to 26 April 219, at Expocentre Fairgrounds/Moskow, UTH GmbH from Fulda/Germany will be presenting its latest range of products. This includes the roll-ex® fine mesh straining systems, roll-ex® gear pump technology and the it’s new innovation: The TRP Reworker System which is based on the UTH Two-Roll-Plasticiser (TRP).

With a focus on its unique gear pump technology for rubber extrusion and fine mesh straining technology, UTH will present its solutions for applications requiring a high level of availability, cost-efficiency and material-saving. The processing of rubber compounds continously presents the rubber industry with new challenges and tasks. The market demands highly cost-effective products of the highest quality. Accordingly, UTH has focussed on perfecting the manufacturing of rubber and siliconeproducts.

With throughputs up to 10000 kg/h UTH’s roll-ex® gear extruder systems have set the benchmark worldwide for fine mesh straining of rubber compounds. Using either the compact two-roll feeder (TRF) or a conical twin screw feeder (DSE), the modular design of the roll-ex® system enables the integration of the strainer in each specific line design. Because of the flexible and compact design a seemless integration into existing lines is also possible.

For more than 30 years UTH has been successfully established on the international market specializing in the development of customer-specific solutions for the rubber and tire industry. These are used in the different areas of tire manufacturing, for example, in the mixing line for the final compound and master batch, complete offline straining cells and in the extrusion line. The range of intelligent upstream and downstream equipment, which enables seamless integration in mixing lines of all sizes is just as much a part of the scope of supply as the essential after sales service.

Further information on the particular benefits and possible applications of roll-ex® technology is available at stand no. 3D52 in Hall 3.


roll-ex® 220 TRF: Fine mesh staining of rubber compound –  throughput of up to 2500 kg/h



05.12.2018

UTH introduces new technology for the economical reworking of material in rubber processing


At the Tire Expo 2019, which takes place in Hanover from 5th to 7th March, UTH GmbH from Fulda/Germany will be presenting its extended product range at Stand 4012, Hall 20. The company will be introducing its innovative solution for reworking material generated in rubber processing: the TRP Reworker System.

UTH’s core competences include roll-ex® gear pump technology and innovative fine mesh straining solutions. These technologies enable rubber and tire manufacturers worldwide to meet the challenges of rubber processing. The demand is for products of the highest quality as well as greater cost-effectiveness.

At the 2019 Show, as an extension of its innovative product range, the company will present its new TRP Reworker System which is based on the UTH Two-Roll-Plasticiser (TRP) with integrated gear pump. This new high-performance system incorporates new technology that combines gentle rubber processing, based on an open roll system, with proven methods such as cracking, homogenizing and discharging. The innovative new TRP Reworker System is designed to gently process unvulcanized material generated during tire production and return it back to the production process. In just one single step, the TRP Reworker automatically and continuously homogenises and fine mesh strains treads, sidewalls, profiles or sheets at a low temperature. With possible throughputs of up to 2,500 kg/h per system, this technology represents a breakthrough. Energy-efficient and space-saving, the TRP Reworker from UTH provides an economical alternative to existing processes.

For more than 30 years UTH has been successfully established on the international market specialising in the development of customer-specific solutions for the rubber and tire industry. These are used in the different areas of tire manufacturing, for example, in the mixing line for the final compound and master batch, complete offline straining cells and in the extrusion line and rework area. The range of intelligent upstream and downstream equipment, which enables seamless integration in mixing lines of all sizes, is just as much a part of the scope of supply as the essential after sales service.

The UTH team looks forward to meeting you at booth no. 4012 where we can discuss possible applications of the roll-ex® technology and the new opportunities arising from the use of the innovative, modular TRP Reworker System.

TRP Reworker System from UTH GmbH: new technology for the economical reworking of material in rubber processing

 


27.11.2018

Fine mesh straining of rubber compound by in-novative gear pump Technology at INDIA RUBBER Expo 2019


Innovative technologies for processing of rubber compound at the INDIA RUBBER EXPO 2019, from 17. – 19.  January in Mumbai, Bombay Exhibition Centre.  At Asia’s largest Rubber Exhibition UTH GmbH from Fulda, Germany will be presenting its latest range of products. This includes both roll-ex®  fine mesh straining systems and roll-ex® gear pump technology.

 With a focus on its unique gear pump technology for rubber extrusion and fine mesh straining technology, UTH GmbH will present its solutions for applications requiring a high level of product quality, cost-efficiency and material-saving. The processing of rubber compounds continously presents the rubber industry with new challenges and tasks. The market demands highly cost-effective products of the highest quality. Accordingly, UTH has focussed on perfecting the manufacturing of rubber and silicone products.

With throughputs up to 10000 kg/h UTH’s roll-ex® gear extruder systems have set the benchmark worldwide for fine mesh straining of rubber compounds. Using either the compact two-roll feeder (TRF) or a conical twin screw feeder (DSE), the modular design of the roll-ex® system enables the integration of the strainer in each specific line design. Because of the flexible and compact design a seemless integration into existing lines is also possible.

Precise and gentle extrusion is another main feature of roll-ex® gear extruders and gear pumps which have high working pressures of up to 800 bar. UTH can supply complete lines as a system solution for the manufacture of rubber-coated wire, yarn or fibre components. Further information on the particular benefits and possible applications of roll-ex® technology is available at Stand No. I-009 in Hall No. II – a common booth with its partner Indus UTH HF Mixing Systems Pvt Ltd. or on the internet: uth-gmbh.com.


12.06.2018

UTH presents a new dimension of fine mesh straining in the mixing line at the DKT in Nuremberg


New solutions for the gentle and clean processing of rubber compounds at the German Rubber Conference DKT 2018, taking place in Nuremberg from July 02 to 05, 2018.

At stand no. 139, hall 12, UTH GmbH from Fulda/Germany presents its latest product range, in both the areas of roll-ex® fine mesh straining and roll-ex® gear pump technology. The outstanding focus is a highly cost-effective and innovative solution for the fine mesh straining of final compounds in the mixing line: the roll-ex® 220 TRF.

Rubber processing presents enormous challenges day in day out to rubber and tyre manufacturers. The demand is for the highest level of product quality while simultaneously increasing operating efficiency. Accordingly, with the roll-ex® 220 model UTH offers an economical solution for the manufacturing of tyre, rubber and silicone products. The roll-ex® 220 TRF is designed for throughput rates of up to 2,500 kg/h and guarantees a high productivity.

It is advantageous to use roll-ex® gear extruders (even with frequent compound changes or the usage of coloured materials), since they can be cleaned quickly and thoroughly on account of their patented design. The modular roll-ex® system can be combined with a two-roll feeder (TRF), a screw feeder, or a conical twin-screw extruder. Throughput rates of up to 10,000 kg/h are possible. The roll-ex® extrusion system developed by UTH has become a benchmark for fine mesh straining of rubber compounds worldwide.

Precise extrusion is another primary application of roll-ex® gear extruders and gear pumps, where high operating pressures (up to 800 bars) can be applied. UTH can offer, among other things, system solutions (including the supply of complete lines) for the manufacture of rubber-coated wire, yarn or fibre components.

UTH will be providing further information (on the basis of an exhibit) on the particular benefits and possible applications of roll-ex® technology at stand no. 139 or in the web: uth-gmbh.com

roll-ex® 220 TRF; throughput rates of up to 2500 kg/h


20.04.2018

UTH GmbH presents a new Polymer Dosing System at the ACHEMA


An innovative solution for feeding and exact dosing of viscous to high viscous polymers as well adhesives and sealants UTH GmbH will present from 11-15 June 2018 for the first time at the ACHEMA, Frankfurt am Main, at stand D18, hall 5.1.

The Fulda/Germany based company exhibits its extended product range and presents a new Polymer Dosing System. Based on the proven roll-ex® gear pump technology the continuous polymer dosing system offers a solution specially for the feeding, plasticizing and dosing of polymers of higher viscosity.

The supply of highly viscous and solid components in continuous mixing processes imposes high requirements on the dosing technology. The polymer dosing system is the solution for exact dosing of such materials with different types and shapes. Based on the modular designed roll-ex® system, it is composed of a gear pump combined with a suitable feeding unit like a single screw extruder or conical twin screw extruder. This dosing solution guarantees an easy handling and offers the provision for simple process integration.

Efficient way of silicon compounding
In addition the manufacturer of this special machinery presents its product in the field of silicon mixing: the roll-ex® MDSE (mixing conical twin screw extruder). This product enables an integrated solution for mixing of silicon rubber compounds, elastomers of low viscosity and the subsequent shaping of feed strips or blanks in a compact solution.

Complementary to this process the material can be passed onto a connected downstream device such as a gear pump or single screw extruder and connected strainer head for straining application. The MDSE is based on the principle of the conical twin screw extruder. An easy and simple cleaning as well as the mixing under vacuum will promote especially the mixing of final compounds.

Further information about the application possibilities of the roll-ex®  technology can be received at the stand in hall 5.1, No. D18.

Polymer Dosing System for exact dosing of viscous to high viscous polymers as well adhesive and sealants

Polymer Dosing System for exact dosing of viscous to high viscous polymers as well adhesives and sealants


02.01.2018

Quality improvement of tire compounds by efficient fine mesh straining-technology


New, innovative solutions for the processing of rubber compounds at the Tire Technology Expo 2018 in Hannover from 20 – 22 February.

 UTH GmbH from Fulda/Germany will exhibit its extended range of pro-ducts at stand no. 4012. The company’s core competencies covering both roll-ex® fine mesh straining systems and roll-ex® gear pump technology. Based on these systems, tire manufactures around the globe are simoultanous able to face rubber processing challenges and meeting highest quality targets along with operating cost efficiency.

UTH has gained profinciency in perfecting the manufacturing of specialized products supplied to different areas of the tire manufacturing industry. Typical applications can be found within the mixing lines for final compounds and master batches, in complete offline straining cells, in profile extrusion lines or in the  reworking of tire compounds. “It has been proven, that the quality of rubber compounds can be improved significantly by fine mesh straining”, clarifies Peter J. Uth (Managing Director, UTH GmbH).

Accordingly, UTH has made progress in perfecting the manufacturing of tyre, rubber and silicone products. The roll-ex® gear extruder systems from UTH have set the benchmark worldwide for fine-mesh straining of rubber compounds. With throughputs up to 10000 kg/h the Gear Pump Extruders are a particulary good choice for the operation in mixing-lines of the tire industry. Using either the compact two-roll feeder (TRF) or a conical twin screw feeder (DSE), the modular design of the roll-ex® system enables the integration of the strainer in each specific line design.

Because of the flexible and compact design, a seemless integration into existing lines is also possible. The high level of automation, as well as the very gentle processing of compounds in the gear extruder, keep the impact on the existing processes to a minimum. The supply of intelligent up- and downstream equipment to enable a seemless integration of the strainer in even the largest mixing lines completes the portfolio of UTH. Where necessary, dedicated individual solutions are developed together with the customer. In addition, UTH offers a wide range of accessories and provides customers with a global service and sales network.

Further information on the particular benefits and possible applications of roll-ex® technology ist available at UTH, stand no. 4012.

roll-ex® 600 TRF with a throughput of 6.000 kg/h


13.11.2017

UTH GmbH continues to invest in their corporate headquarters in Fulda, Germany


With the construction of a new assembly hall, UTH GmbH has recently invested a seven-digit sum in its headquarters in Fulda, Germany. The new building represents a step further in the growth strategy of the engineering company for its production site in the centre of Germany.

The company’s core competencies lie in manufacturing rubber processing machinery. They specialize in large machines for the gear pump technology sector and fine mesh straining solutions. Over the years, Uth GmbH has consistently provided innovative solutions and intelligent technologies to meet the continuously increasing demands of the rubber, tire and silicone industry. “Many new developments placed increased demands on our operational resources. For example, our newly developed TRP technology (two-roll plasticizer), weighted at 40 tonnes, is designed for the preparation of rubber compounds and had brought us to our capacity limits.” explains Managing Director Peter J. Uth.

On the 7th of March, 2017 UTH GmbH broke ground and laid the foundation for its new assembly hall. After a short construction time of five months, the hall was inaugurated at the end of August. The expansion of the assembly area at the company’s headquarters is a clear commitment to the production in Germany although the manufacturer’s international focus with 80 percent exports share as well as branches in China and India. “We want to continue producing and distributing quality machines worldwide which are made in Germany and meet the highest standards. We continuously focus on the research and development of our innovative products in order to further expand our position on the global market.” says Uth.

The investment results in an additional production area of ​​around 1.100 sqm   . The new building was designed according to the latest standards for simultaneous and flexible machine manufacturing. Now machinery weighing up to 25 tonnes can be moved. High product quality, ergonomics, sustainability and energy efficiency also play an important role. For example, the hall is equipped with underfloor heating, the latest LED lighting technology and daylight-emitting light domes. The new building expands the total area to around 10.000 sqm.

              


21.09.2017

Fine-mesh straining of rubber compound by innovative gear pump technology


New solutions for the processing of rubber compounds at the RubberTech China 2017 on September, 20 – 21 -22 in Shanghai.

 UTH GmbH from Fulda, Germany will exhibit its extended range of products, covering both roll-ex® fine-mesh straining systems and roll-ex® gear pump technology, at stand no. 3C277, hall N3. With a focus on fine-mesh straining of rubber compounds in large mixing lines, UTH GmbH will present its solutions for applications requiring highest availability and cost-efficiency.

Rubber processing presents enormous challenges day in day out to rubber and tyre manufacturers. The demand is for products of the highest quality and,    simultaneously, for greater cost-effectiveness. Accordingly, UTH has made progress in perfecting the manufacturing of tyre, rubber and silicone products. “It has been proven, that the quality of rubber compounds can be improved significantly by fine mesh straining”, clarifies Peter J. Uth (Managing Director, UTH GmbH).

With throughputs up to 10000 kg/h the roll-ex® gear extruder systems from UTH have set the benchmark worldwide for fine-mesh straining of rubber compounds. Using either the compact two-roll feeder (TRF) or a conical twin screw feeder (DSE), the modular design of the roll-ex® system enables the integration of the strainer in each specific line design. Because of the flexible and compact design, a seemless integration into existing lines is also possible.

Apart from fine mesh straining, precision extrusion is another application focus of roll-ex® gear extruders and gear pumps where high working pressures of up to 800 bar can be applied.  UTH can supply complete lines as a system solution for the manufacture of rubber-coated wire, yarn or fibre components

Further information on fine-mesh straining and material-friendly, precision extrusion can also be obtained by sending an e-mail to roll-ex@uth-gmbh.com


21.07.2017

UTH GmbH at RubberTech China 2017


Stand 3C277

We look forward to your visit!

 


23.09.2016

New solutions made by UTH at the K Show 2016


New solutions for the gentle processing of rubber compounds at the K 2016 in Düsseldorf from 19th to 26th of October. UTH GmbH, from Fulda, presents its expanded product range, including both the roll-ex® fine mesh straining technology and roll-ex® gear pump technology at stand D41 in hall 15.

UTH has been producing gear extruders for the tyre, rubber and silicone industry for more than 20 years. The premiere of these innovative products took place at the K 1995 in Düsseldorf. With its gear pump systems, UTH set a new standard concerning the processing of highly accelerated rubber compounds. With this new technology, the continuous and efficient straining of rubber compounds under high pressure yet at constant temperature became possible for the first time.

In the 1980s, experts from UTH realised that contaminated compounds led to considerable quality defects in the rubber industry. The solutions that were available on the market at that time were unsatisfactory especially in terms of their throughput. The system presented at the K 1995 had a throughput of 200 kg/h, which was truly groundbreaking back then. Today, UTH produces gear pump extruders and strainers with a throughput of up to 10,000 kg/h.

Apart from fine mesh straining, precision extrusion is another application focus of roll-exÒ gear extruders and gear pumps where high working pressures of up to 800 bar can be applied.  UTH can supply complete lines as a system solution for the manufacture of rubber-coated wire, yarn or fibre components.

Based on exhibits, UTH GmbH will provide visitors at stand D41 in hall 15 with information about the particular benefits and potential applications of the roll-exÒ systems. 

 

Further information is available at www.roll-ex.de.


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