News 2016



December 2016

2500 tons in ≤ 1 sec for research and developments of new materials and processes

Wickert was able to install a WKP 25 000 S press with a maximum pressure build up to 2500 tons in ≤ 1 sec at the Technology University in Chemnitz. The press with a platen size of 1 500 x 2 000 mm includes an active plan...more»

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November 2016

K 2016 a great success!

8 days of interesting discussion and good meetings are over. The K 2016 show in Düsseldorf was a full success for Wickert. The main topics we transferred on the show, “Industrie 4.0” as well as “Wickert Turnkey press system”...more»

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October 2016

Innovation award 2016 goes to Wickert

For the development of a most innovative tool concept for press hardening which enables a metal tight hardening chamber Wickert was honoured by the Ministry of Economics (RLP), with the innovation award of 2016. Urkunde The new...more»

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June 2016

Development press for lightweight technology delivered to Japan

Wickert Hydraulic Presses was able to successfully deliver the WKP 4700 S Composite press to the development center of Kurimoto LTD. in Japan. Kurimoto just recently held the opening ceremony at their facility in Japan. The...more»

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May 2016

Installation and commissioning of the Wickert WKP 100000 S

The time lap video sequence on the installation and commissioning of the Wickert WKP 100000 S with a total heating platen size of 3.500 x 3.500 mm and a total pressing force of 100.000 kN makes it clear, that it is absolutely...more»

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May 2016

Large scale Composite Press left the factory in Landau

Successfully we run of a Composite Press with a platen dimension of 3.500 x 3.500 mm. Based on the specific accuracy of the press including the necessary options, Wickert decides to design this press with a single piece welding...more»

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March 2016

New Investments to increase capacity of Wickert mechanical machine shop at the end of 2015

Wickert had been able to successfully install new investments in terms of capital equipment in the internal mechanical machine shop. An over all investment of Euro 1,5 mio had been done for a deep trilling milling center...more»

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March 2016

New Head of Service

Our new service manager Stefan Brandenburger is implemented at our company structure since January 01st, 2016. more»

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February 2016

Successful graduation of Wickert apprentices in January 2016

Joshua Herrmann, Fabian Benz (from left to right) Fabian Benz and Joshua Herrmann graduated successfully their apprenticeship. We are happy to have both in the Wickert team for the future and congratulate both of them to the...more»

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January 2016

The Best of German Mittelstand

The family-run company from Landau in the Palatinate region manufactures hydraulic presses, press systems and fully automated systems for moulding processes. It is a global market leader in the production of elastomer presses for...more»

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