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Contact Info

Address Waltec Maschinen GmbH
Kronacher Straße 2a
96352 Wilhelmsthal
Country Germany
Phone 0049 9260 9901-0
Fax 0049 9260 9901-99
Email Get in contact with Waltec Maschinen GmbH
Internet www.waltec.de
Employees 95
Year founded 1899

Contact Persons

Contact 1. Ulrich Zirfas
Managing Director
Phone: 0049 9260 9901 54
Fax: 0049 9260 9901 99
Contact 2. Britta Höfer
Managing Director and Partner
Phone: 0049 9260 99 01 55
Fax: 0049 9260 990199
Contact 3. Herman Green
Global Sales Director
Phone: 0049 9260 990111
Contact 4. Werner Bassing
Director Research and Development
Phone: 0049 9260 9901 46
Fax: 0049 9260 9901 99
Contact 5. Peter Reich
Sales Representative
Phone: 0049 30 2851 920
Fax: 0049 30 2851 9233
Contact 6. Carolin Gumpricht
Phone: 0049 9260 99 01 - 93
Fax: 0049 9260 99 01 - 99

Products or Machinery

  • Fully automatic production lines with PLC/CNC electronic control
  • Electronic gob feeders and electronic shears
  • Electronic gob feeders with up to 4 different gob weights for feeding
  • IS-machines
  • Ball gatherer ROBOT V
  • Automatic glass presses with up to 48 sections for feeding with single, double, triple and quadruple gob
  • All electric press
  • Press and blow machines
  • Glass spinning machines, up to 24 sections
  • Fire polishing and rim glazing machines
  • Take-out and turning systems
  • Stackers
  • Handling systems
  • Conveyor belts and transport systems
  • Production lines for glass blocks, headlamps, cold light reflectors, glass insulators, ovenware, stemware and tableware
  • Injection press machines
  • LASER Crack-off machines
  • Decorating cutting machines

Company Background / History

WALTEC supplies glass processing companies in over 100 countries of the world. 70 % of the customers operate more than one WALTEC machine or production line in their production. Worldwide, the company is one of the largest glass machine manufacturers, which results in an export business proportion of 85 % of the total turnover.
Together with VITRUMA GmbH & Co. KG, WALTEC is in the position to supply to their customers an oxygen generating plant. These plants generate oxygen at ambient temperature and low operating pressure (6 bar) by the principle of micro-surface absorption form ambient air.