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Focussing on conveyor belt lubrication at the Drinktec 2017

July 21. 2017

Focussing on conveyor belt lubrication at the Drinktec 2017

New innovative speciality lubricants combine the advantages of wet and dry lubrication

A controlled lubrication of conveyor belts and uniform wetting of the conveyor belts across their entire width are crucial for ensuring process reliability in beverage filling plants. Klüber Lubrication Drinktec 2017 will present its new Klüberplus C2 Dry series at the Drinktec 2017 in hall A3, stand 332. This innovative solution for the lubrication of plastic conveyor belts combines the advantages of conventional wet and dry lubricants, minimising the generation of deposits. All these products are made to match the requirements for the transport of carton packages, PET bottles and metal cans as they are registered as NSF H1 and are free of perfluorinated (PTFE) substances.


"The development of modern speciality lubricants is so far advanced that they have to be considered operating components having a decisive effect on process reliability and thus the operating and maintenance costs", explains Jürgen Murhammer, Global OEM Manager Food Industry at Klüber Lubrication. "Our Klüberplus C2 series enables excellent lubrication of all critical friction points on a conveyor belt und contributes substantially to reduce friction between the conveyor belt and the bottle or can. Moreover, these lubricants meet all the requirements in terms of environmental protection and workplace safety, supporting plants in their regular audits to evidence highest hygienic standards.


Apart from new developments, Klüber Lubrication will be presenting its wide portfolio of speciality lubricants and services at the Drinktec 2017.

KlüberEfficiencySupport helps users in the beverage industry save energy and avoid downtime. New in the portfolio is the EfficiencyManager, a software for a transparent process planning to get ready for Industry 4.0.

The experts of Klüber Lubrication will be pleased to answer all questions relating to food safety, especially MOSH/MOAH issues.


About Klüber Lubrication

Klüber Lubrication is one of the world's leading manufacturers of speciality lubricants, offering high-end tribological solutions to virtually all industries and markets worldwide. Most products are developed and made to specific customer requirements. During its more than 80 years of existence, Klüber Lubrication has provided high-quality lubricants, thorough consultation and extensive services, which has earned it an excellent reputation in the market. The company holds all common industrial certifications and operates a testing section hardly rivalled in the lubricants industry.

Klüber Lubrication, set up as a retail company for mineral oil products in Munich in 1929, is today part of Freudenberg Chemical Specialities SE & Co. KG, a Business Group of the Freudenberg Group, Weinheim. Klüber Lubrication has about 2,000 employees in more than 30 countries.


About Freudenberg Chemical Specialities

Freudenberg Chemical Specialities develops, manufactures and markets chemical specialities. In order to be as close as possible to customers, the company has a global market presence comprising five brands: Klüber Lubrication, Chem-Trend, OKS, SurTec and Capol. Freudenberg Chemical Specialities is one of the world's leading manufacturers of speciality lubricants, release agents, chemotechnical maintenance products as well as surface treatment and electroplating solutions. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, Freudenberg Chemical Specialities operates in about 40 countries via its own companies. In 2015, the Business Group employed a workforce of around 3,300 and generated a turnover of approx. Euro 960 million.

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