100 years of the Hehl family company and 35th anniversary of ARBURG Singapore

On 12 May 2023, ARBURG Singapore subsidiary celebrated 100 years of the Hehl family and its 35th anniversary of supporting the plastic injection moulding industry in Singapore. The event featured an open house seminar, and VIP dinner celebration. In the presence of representatives from Lossburg, Mr.Gerhard Boehm, Managing Director Sales and Service together with Mr. Hans Zimmermann, Senior Sales Manager Asia/Africa.

Celebrating 100 years of the Hehl family company

“100 years of the Hehl family company is indeed something very special – not only for our company, our customers and our employees, but also for the entire world of plastics. I am also offering my heartfelt congratulations to the ARBURG Singapore team on this milestone 35 years anniversary. It is undoubtedly proof of long-term strategy, quality, sustainability and market success.” Mr. Boehm said.

Open house – the new ALLROUNDER 470 H with the FLEXLIFT robotic system

In the morning and afternoon, guests visited to the ARBURG Singapore showroom where the new ALLROUNDER 470 H with an intelligent FLEXLIFT robotic system was displayed for demonstration. The hybrid ALLROUNDER 470 H is the perfect combination of electric clamping unit and hydraulic injection unit. This anniversary machine delivers an impressive performance across the board: it saves energy, conserves resources, production efficiency, user-friendly and reliable.

Mr.David Chan, Managing Director for ASEAN said, “The new hybrid ALLROUNDER 470 is particularly interesting for customers who are looking for an energy-saving alternative to hydraulic machines but also want the benefit of electrical machines.” The new ALLROUNDER 470 H is available in the COMFORT, PREMIUM and ULTIMTE performance variants.

He added “We are not only launching the new machine. We are also launching the new ARBURG’s robotic family-FLEXLIFT, which is intelligent, flexible, and precise. Moreover, it is manufactured in Asia exclusively for the Asian market.”

FLEXLIFT is a product engineered by ARBURG and aims to meet the requirements of Asian customers while it keeps the ARBURG DNA, which is synonymous of high performance and high quality.

Long term business partner and successful event

After experiencing the new ALLROUNDER 470 H and FLEXLIFT at ARBURG Singapore showroom, over 120 guests had the opportunity to take part in a VIP dinner celebration. Before guests enjoyed an entertaining and humorous show by professional host Happy Fei Fei. ARBURG Singapore took a moment to recognise its business partner, Mr. Tan Poh Hock. His company, Kiong Eng, has been in partnership with ARBURG for over 33 years. He and his team have demonstrated professionalism and expertise in arranging the safe and expeditious overland delivery of close to a thousand ARBURG machines to customers in Singapore and even across the Causeway to Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

“We would like to celebrate and sincerely thank you for the support and patronage over the last 35 years to our customers, as our business partner. We will give our assurance to continue providing exceptional service and the best quality injectioin moulding technology for years to come” Mr. David Chan, emphasized in his speech on the anniversary celebration.

During this special occasion, ARBURG is taking a step forward to the future with the new generation of ARBURG machines and automation. ARBURG is continuously expanding its range of automation and turnkey solutions worldwide, as well as aspecifically in Asia.