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  • Filling of syringes via the Luer Lock connection

    In the dental industry, many consumables such as etching gels, whitening gels and composites are filled into disposable syringes which have a Luer Lock connection. Often the filling of the syringes is done manually and is therefore very time-consuming. The semi-automatic bench top dosing system from ViscoTec can hereby help. It offers the user ease […]

  • ViscoTreat-Inline

    It takes your breath away…

    ViscoTec offers, with its ViscoTreat range, for example ViscoTreat-Inline, the optimum solution for batch filling and for continuous material processing. These are installed as a prior operation for dosing applications of low to high viscosity adhesives, thermal and solder pastes. In order to ensure accurate dosing results of highly filled materials, their preparation before use […]

  • 2-component print head for liquids in 3D printing

    ViscoTec makes it possible to print two-component liquids and pastes with maximum and consistent precision over the entire printing process: 3D printers have long been used in the industrial environment and are becoming even more interesting and lucrative for additive production thanks to further developments and increasing professionalism. For producing three-dimensional objects, thermoplastics, ceramics or […]

  • Drivers of Dosing Technology Development

    Process safety and, in particular, the monitoring of processes are essential in the field of dosing technology. For this reason, ViscoTec offers comprehensive concepts for the integration of the piezoresistive sensor flowplus16 in various areas of application. The pressure sensor flowplus16 is a patented proprietary development of the dosing technology specialist from Töging. This is […]

  • Additive Manufacturing: Growing demand for 3D printing of viscous fluids

    3D printing has been booming for years now and is increasingly adding to industrial production processes. As a result, the “Business Development Additive Manufacturing” department was already established by the dosing technology manufacturer ViscoTec in 2015. “We still see tremendous potential in this area,” says Georg Senftl, Managing Director of ViscoTec Pumpen- und Dosiertechnik GmbH. […]

  • Hot filling in the cosmetics industry

    Hot filling is in: According to a survey, after the classic mascara, lipstick comes second place in the most popular make up tools. 60.2% of all women in German-speaking countries aged 14 and over regularly use lipstick (source: statista.com). Many cosmetics manufacturers from the DACH region also aim at this market. Plant manufacturers in the […]

  • Multifunctional Dosing and Filling at the Interpack

    In order to meet a wide range of customer requirements with regard to the adaptation to packaging size, process safety and hygiene, ViscoTec will present its range of dispensers for demanding pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food applications at the Interpack exhibition in Düsseldorf. Ordinary piston fillers quickly reach their limits, particularly when it comes to the […]

  • ViscoTec Shanghai at the productronica China.

    ViscoTec Shanghai participated at productronica China

    The productroninca China in Shanghai took place from March, 14th – 16th 2017. 1,230 exhibitors (13% increase to 2016) from 28 countries met 68,215 visitors (11% increase to 2016). The Chinese branch office displayed a very attractive whole system setup including an MT-XS with degassing and ViscoDUO-VM from the A&C department which was fixed on […]

  • Process know-how results in the perfect dosage

    Hygiene – is the Sword of Damocles in the production of pharmaceuticals, food and cosmetics – also in filling applications. In these branches of industry both a germ-free production environment and a hygienic handling of the product play an important role. In the case of the smallest impurities, whole batches become unusable. This is why, […]

  • WACKER thermal paste & co. perfectly dosed

    What is special about WACKER thermal paste? And what is the link regarding abrasiveness? Which challenges appear for the dosing technology with these materials? A lot of questions were answered in an interesting interview: Franz Kamhuber from ViscoTec in a conversation with Dr. Markus Jandke, Technical Manager Electronics Industrial Solutions Business Unit Engineering Silicones at […]

  • Filling in pharmaceutical production: Short cycle times and high flexibility

    Efficiency in the pharmaceutical production process Pharmaceutical production lines are to a large extent automated. The prerequisite for a cost-efficient and effective filling line is a high application rate or a short cycle time. This is made possible by filling pumps which, on the one hand, enable the high speed in the filling process. And, […]

  • Stress test – for best taste

    ViscoTec’s dosing pumps have already proven themselves in many areas of application. Particularly when it comes to the reliable and permanent dosing and filling of abrasive materials. After a challenging endurance test for the food industry, their wear resistance has been confirmed once again – this time with filling abrasive spice pastes. High demands on dosing components […]