HGG Profiling Equipment and KALTENBACH announced partnership to push technology in steel construction
Lörrach, 11th of March 2020 – HGG Profiling Equipment, specialists in highly accurate high-speed plasma cutting and 3D profiling, and KALTENBACH, one of the leading worldwide manufacturers of equipment for steel fabricators and steel service centres, have announced a strategic cooperation for the steel construction market in a wide geographical area. The partnership between KALTENBACH and HGG is focused on thermal cutting, coping, drilling and sawing solutions for profiles and beams.
“In order to push the boundaries of technology and stay ahead of the game, technology suppliers need to achieve a high degree of specialization. By combining the best of thermal cutting with the best of sawing/drilling we create a total solution which offers a significantly higher value for our clients and stands out from the competition”, according to Daan van Dee, HGG Global Channel Manager.
KALTENBACH will add a new coping robot to their product range which is Powered by HGG. The new KALTENBACH coping robot is the worlds most advanced thermal cutting robot, combining HGG’s powerful software, state of the art scanning methods and cutting intelligence with German engineering and manufacturing quality as well as years of experience in the steel business.
“At KALTENBACH we strive to supply our customers with the very best solution for each type of technology. In the field of 3D coping HGG has been known for years as the technology leader and by integrating this technology in our automated steel processing systems we increase our customers’ productivity significantly”, according to Matthias Rummel, KALTENBACH CSO.
Right from the start, the partnership turned out to be a perfect fit, and already has been positively received by the market. By combining the development forces of both parties, the possibilities for the customers are endless.
More About HGG Profiling Equipment
HGG Profiling Equipment BV, founded in 1984, are specialists in highly accurate high-speed plasma cutting and 3D profiling, providing ready-to-fit welded connections without the need for layouts. The company calls it FitPerfect™ Technology. HGG’s strength lies in a unique synergy between two auxiliary business entities. One part of the company focuses on the development and manufacture of 3D profiling machinery, while the other part performs 3D profiling cutting services with that same machinery.
Headquartered in Wieringerwerf, Netherlands, HGG is a leading supplier of pipe cutting machines, robotic profile cutting lines and associated cutting equipment solutions around the world. The company maintains subsidiaries in the Philippines, China, India, the Middle East, and most recently in the United States. HGG’s American subsidiary is located in Houston, Texas, and provides comprehensive sales and service support for the company’s growing customer base in North America, Central America and South America. HGG serves an array of industry customers in Steel Construction, Piping Process Industries, Offshore/Onshore, Crane Building, Ship Building and others.