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  • Dispenser for reactive materials

    Due to the enormous growth in some industrial sectors such as e-mobility, the challenges in the manufacturing process are constantly increasing. With the latest development ViscoTec even exceeds the highest requirements. The dispenser will be presented for the first time at the Bondexpo in Stuttgart – from October 9th to 12th, 2017, ViscoTec will be […]

  • Sensitive dosing tasks? Highly viscous, abrasive, shear-sensitive?

    Dosing tasks appear to be easy – at first glance. Adhesives, silicones, sealants … the automated application of various viscous  materials has been used for decades. So, where’s the problem? Only an optimal combination of several influencing factors guarantees a perfect dosing process with repeatable results. Challenges in dosing tasks The automated application of various […]

  • Innovative electric motors from a 3D printer

    The scientific members of staff, Johannes Rudolph and Fabian Lorenz of the Technical University of Chemnitz, Professorship of Electrical Energy Conversion Systems and Drives, have developed an innovative production process for the manufacture of electric motors. Components of different materials can therefore be produced in one operation by means of an additive production process. Metallic and […]

  • New branch office in Pune, India

    New subsidiary in India: The german engineering company ViscoTec Pumpen- u. Dosiertechnik GmbH already opened its fourth subsidiary worldwide – besides ViscoTec India Pvt. Ltd. there are branches in the USA, in Singapore and in Shanghai. The branch in India was started in conjunction with the German Chamber of Commerce (AHK) and this is where […]

  • 3D printing of silicone components with ViscoTec print heads

    One of the most prestigious universities in the United States of America is concerned with the additive manufacture of moisture-curing silicones. In particular, a research group in Mechanical Engineering is faced with the challenge of creating individual gripper attachments made of silicone and, in this context, not to ignore certain requirements. Initial situation Especially in […]

  • 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 […]