Injection molding machine maker Sumitomo (SHI) Demag (Chiba, Japan) has announced that its production sites in Schwaig and Wiehe, Germany, will now focus on their core competencies in order to respond to customer requirements faster and more efficiently. Newly created competence centers for sales and for both production sites will make order processing faster and more efficient, writes Sumitomo (SHI) Demag in a news release.
The production site in Wiehe focuses on small and medium-sized hydraulic and all-electric machines. As part of the new production unit, Wiehe will be responsible for the production of control cabinets and electric components.
Medium-sized and large hydraulic and hybrid injection molding machines will be manufactured at Schwaig. Within the new unit, Schwaig will also operate a competence center for die cast processing and plasticization. The focus on core competencies will speed up order processing and boost the overall flexibility of the new production unit, according to the company.