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New simalube accessory

As of now, a new simalube connection piece is available in our range of accessories (Nr.290.1003, Rotary elbow, G1/4", Ø 8 mm).


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Team growth at simatec inc.

We would like to welcome our two new Regional Sales Managers Lucas Buchanan and Vladimir Harutyunyan.


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Review: Basic Refresher Course 2016

Another successful simatec Basic-/Refresher-Course came to an end last week.


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simalube 15 ml – Ex approval

Now also the smallest simalube lubricator 15 ml has the Ex approval.


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simatool Day USA

simatec inc. (Charlotte, NC) has held a successful simatool day in March at the branch of our American partner Eastern Industrial Automation in Manchester, NH.


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Basic Refresher Course April 2016

Another successful Basic Refresher Course finished this week at our premises in Wangen a. Aare.


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simatec partners exhibit at trade fairs

Italy

Agrinova SRL presented simatec products from March 17th to 19th, 2016 at the "MECSPE 2016-Technologies for Innovation" in Parma, Italy.


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Simalube IMPULSE Pressure Booster Overcomes Long-Lubrication-Line

Maintenance Technology

Simalube IMPULSE Pressure Booster Overcomes Long-Lubrication-Line Challenges and More

simatec Inc. (Charlotte, NC) refers to its recently launched simalube IMPULSE pressure booster (up to 145 psi) as “the perfect complement” to its 60-, 125-, and 250-ml simalube lubricators.


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Lubechart

Lubechart is an online tool for the creation and management of lubrication plans for the simalube lubricators.


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Mobile app "CalPro"

Are you already using our app "CalPro"?


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2015 International Partner Meeting

It will not be long now until the international trading partners meet at simatec AG in Switzerland on September 9th to 11th, 2015.


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simalube Video

After intensive filming and a long wait, simatec proudly presents its first simalube video.


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simatec partners exhibit at trade fairs

South Korea

WIN&WIN CO. LTD exhibited the simatec product range at Butech 2015 on 20-23 May 2015 in Busan, South Korea.


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POS stand with Tom Maintain available

The brand new and unique POS stand with our testimonial, Tom Maintain, is now available.


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Team growth at simatec

We welcome here our two new employees Angela Werschel and Robin Isacsson.


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ISO 9001:2008 certificate

simatec AG renewed it ISO 9001: 2008 certificate at the end of March 2015.


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Tom's TIPS

Our testimonial, Tom Maintain, is also on Facebook.


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simatec holiday closing

Our offices will remain closed from July 25th, 2015 to August 9th, 2015 due to our annual summer holidays.


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September Case Study

The new simalube case study for September.


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The smallest lubricator performs like the biggest

The new simalube 15 ml lubricator

simatec has filled an important gap in automatic lubrication with the launch of a worldwide new lubricator. With only 15 ml of contents the smallest member expands the simalube product family and supplies lubrication points that until now had no adequate solution.


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New simatec Employees

Simatec is pleased to introduce three new employees.


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International Partner Meeting 2013

During the evenings simatec indulged the international guests from all countries with culinary delights. The 60 partners also completed the original Emmentaler Farm Olympics, which Ivan Rupar from Slovenia won. 

Thank you to all participants!


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Interlift Trade fair in Augsburg (Germany)

For the second time in a row simatec presented its lubrication...


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Company holiday over Christmas/New Years

Please be aware that our company will be closed from 21 December 2013 until 5 January 2014.


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Nouveaux collaborateurs simatec

simatec se réjouit d’accueillir trois nouveaux collaborateurs.


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Meeting international des partenaires 2013

Durant trois jours, les participants au Meeting des partenaires ont été formés, aussi bien au plan théorique que pratique, aux produits simatec. Et il leur a fallu mettre la main à la pâte.


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Le plus petit graisseur automatique du monde

Nouveau, petit et malin: le simalube de 15 ml est la solution idéale pour les espaces exigus, nécessitant de faibles quantités de lubrifiant.

Votre Area Sales Manager se tient à votre disposition pour de plus amples informations.


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Le plus petit graisseur automatique du monde

Nouveau, petit et malin: le simalube de 15 ml ...


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Salon Interlift à Augsbourg (Allemagne)

Pour la deuxième fois consécutive, simatec a exposé au salon Interlift d’Augsbourg des solutions de lubrification...


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Fermeture annuelle à Noël/Nouvel An

Nous vous informons que notre entreprise sera fermée du 21.12.2013 au 05.01.2014 pour congés annuels.


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New protective cover for simalube 250 ml

The tried-and-tested protective cover is now also available for 250 ml simalube lubricators.


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New tool set Twin Puller TP 150

With our new simatool Twin Puller TP 150 we are offering a compact and unique tool set for dismounting deep groove ball bearings and radial shaft seals.


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Bearing Handling Tool

Are you familiar with our practical tool for heavy weights?


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Calculation Pro now available as app

This practical tool is now also available as CalPro app for iPhones/iPads and Android smartphones.


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New simatec partner

Since the beginning of August 2012 BDI Canada has been appointed as distributor for Canada.


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New application flyer for wastewater and sewage treatment plants

has published a new flyer with specialist information on applications in the field of wastewater treatment and sewage plants.


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2012 Holiday closure at simatec ag

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that simatec will be closed from July 21 to August 5, 2012.


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New lifts and escalators flyer

simatec now offers a four-page flyer with technical information for users from the area of lifts and escalators, describing and illustrating the practical applications of simalube in this area.


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Review: Interlift 2011

simatec ag presented a lubrication system at an international trade show for elevators and escalators in Augsburg (Germany).


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Lifts - a new success story

To coincide with the trade fair, simatec also has a new success story to report: for some time now, a Swiss lift manufacture has been maintaining both existing and new lifts with the simalube lift lubrication system.


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New Website

The new simatec Website went live several days ago, with a new visual concept and a wide range of improvements. A visit is certainly worthwhile


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Introduction of the product VOLCANO

The launch of the new, portable simatherm induction heater IH 025 VOLCANO has been a success all around the world, as evident from the multitude of positive responses from customers and the interest shown by experts!
You too can find out about the latest simatec development by clicking on the following link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAaaYaEd2ok


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New product posters

In the course of redesigning all communication materials, simatec has come up with new designs for the simalube, multipoint, simatherm, VOLCANO and simatool product posters. As of now, these eye-catchers for sales shops, offices, meeting rooms etc. can be requested from simatec. The format is A2 (420 x 594 mm).
Order the posters from Mr Ivo Sonderegger: ivo.sonderegger@simatec.com


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Flyer for the building materials industry

simatec now offers a flyer to support the sale of simalube into the building materials industry.
The 4-page specialist information leaflet specifically targets mines, quarries and concrete and cement factories and is available in German, English, Spanish and French: The ideal addition to any sales meeting in the building materials industry.

Order your copy of the flyer from Ivo Sonderegger in the required language and quantity: ivo.sonderegger@simatec.com


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Recognition of outstanding performance

South Africa was particularly hard hit by the economic crisis. Our South African partner, Ambilube SA, nevertheless made a fast recovery and closed the 2010 financial year with record revenues.
Area Sales Manager Jürg Moor presented Ambilube CEO Eric van Eyssen with a small gift along with simatec ag's congratulations on this outstanding success.

We wish Eric and his team much continued success in the future.


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New partner in Greece

Athens-based REA Hellas SA is simatec's new partner in Greece.
REA Hellas SA specialises in the sale of roller bearings and drive technology and will stock simatec products from June 2011.


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New simatec partners

In March 2011, Avia Bantleon, the German lubricant manufacturer, began to retail the simatec lubricant dispenser in Bantleon packaging. Avia Bantleon has two branches in Germany and its head office is in Ulm.
Ducasse Peru added our products to its range in April 2011. The company's headquarters are located in the capital Lima.


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6 reasons to buy simalube

simatec has created a new sales tool for simalube. The new flyer "6 reasons to buy simalube" can be used with potential customers, for example. It contains arguments supporting the use of simalube and the advantages the product offers over competitor products.
Order the flyer in English or French here >>


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Chapter 6 of the "Technical Sales Manual" revised

Chapter 6 of the Technical Sales Manual, "simalube applications", has been fully revised. It now illustrates and describes new simalube applications from 17 different industrial sectors. These can offer very useful arguments in sales meetings and presentations.
Order your password for the electronic sales manual today. Link here >>


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Thread gauge

simatec now has a new sales tool for better on-site customer advice. This tool is a thread gauge with reducing nipples.

The thread gauge is fitted with 10 reducing nipples and features the corresponding item numbers. This enables the user to quickly and easily determine the reducing nipple required, meaning that all the reducers are quickly at his fingertips.

The complete thread gauge can be purchased for CHF 30 by quoting order number 6019.


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Holcim success story

The global building materials group Holcim switched to automatic lubrication with simalube at two of its plants in Switzerland.
The core business of Holcim (Switzerland) AG consists of obtaining, manufacturing and distributing cement, aggregates and concrete. At the two Holcim plants, simalube is successfully applied at lubrication points including those for conveyor belts.

You can request more information on this new success story from ivo.sonderegger@simatec.com


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ISS-Workshop

In January 2011 simatec had the pleasure of welcoming a Swiss team of ISS, the world's leading facility services provider, to Wangen. ISS operates in over 50 countries.
The participants spent half a day on a crash course getting to know simatec products. The facility technicians, who focus on building maintenance, started the day started off with a theoretical part before proceeding to practical exercises in which induction heaters were installed on bearings and then dismantled using simatool equipment.


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easyFairs Maintenance fair

simatec ag participated in the Maintenance fair in Zurich for the third time. The two-day fair once again attracted many visitors. simatec established numerous new contacts and had some interesting discussions with potential customers at its stand. >The Maintenance fair is aimed primarily at maintenance technicians and specialists. "These target groups are important decision-makers for simatec," says stand manager Peter Steffen."The fair is a good way for us to raise the profile of our products in Switzerland."


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simalube certification for Japanese shipping

Our distribution partner STJ Corporation has acquired the ClassNK certificate from the Japanese shipping classification company “NIPPON KAIJI KYOKAI”. ClassNK sets standards with regard to safety and peculiarities at sea and prevents the oceans from becoming polluted.The commissioning of simalube for use on ships has been tested with regard to environmental compatibility and safety.


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simatherm reusable packaging for induction heaters

simatec ag now also offers high-quality robust reusable wooden packaging for simatherm heaters IH 030 to IH 210. The price is CHF 100 to 150 per box. The wooden box is ideal for use with display, demonstration or leased devices that require frequent transportation.


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New simalube promotional items

simatec has added a new drinks cooler to its range of promotional items. The cooler is designed to resemble the simalube and cools any drinks can or bottle. The simalube drinks cooler can be ordered at a price of CHF 2.50 each.


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Cable car promotion in Austria

In May/June 2010, our Austrian partner BEHAM launched a simalube promotion aimed at cable car and mountain railway operators. BEHAM started by contacting each company by e-mail before sending out personalised mailings by post. In a third phase, the largest operators were contacted by phone. The campaign was a notable success: the Tauern cable car in Schladming in the Austrian Alps was fitted with more than 150 simalubes. A number of other mountain railway companies are currently testing simalube, and more meetings with potential customers are scheduled for late autumn, before the start of the winter season.


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Templates for press releases

A selection of press releases for each simatec product group is now available to download from the simatec website. The press releases for simalube, simatool and simatherm are available in English, French, German and Spanish. simatec distribution partners can now simply send these press reports to selected periodicals for publication.


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simalube success story

Switzerland's largest hospital recently began successfully using the simalube lubricant dispenser in its building systems. The simalube reliably lubricates ventilation motors, compressors and other equipment at Bern University Hospital. The head of the Technology and Safety department is pleased to report that there have been fewer breakdowns since the simalube lubricant dispenser was installed. He also appreciates simalube's ease of use as well as the time savings it offers compared to manual lubrication. The complete success story can be requested in PDF format at the following e-mail address:ivo.sonderegger@simatec.com
Please note: We want to hear about your success stories too, especially if you can document them with pictures. Please feel free to send them to us and we will gladly publish them here.


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New simatec partner in Chile

Ducasse Comercial will begin selling simatec products in Chile in July 2010. Ducasse is a specialist in the sale of roller bearings and drive technology. The company supplies numerous customer segments including the paper and wood industry, the mining industry, the food industry as well as the industrial sector in general. Ducasse has 13 points of sales in Chile and is headquartered in Santiago de Chile.


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IP68 protection rating

simalube lubricant dispensers meet the requirements of the IP68 protection rating. TÜV Product Service (Germany) confirmed in its test report dated March 2010 that the dispensers comply with EN 60529 and meet the requirements of the IP68 protection rating. This confirmation means that the dispensers can be used without hesitation both in dusty environments and underwater without risk of damage to the dispenser or contamination of its contents. IP68 attests to the following product characteristics: complete protection against contact, ingress of dust (6) and penetration of water when submerged for an indefinite period of time (8).


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News from Marketing

simatec Marketing recently added a new giveaway to the range. This stylish, attractive cap can be ordered at cost price.


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Authorised in Japan for use in hazardous environments

simalube lubricant dispensers have also been authorised for use in potentially explosive environments in accordance with the JIS standards applicable in Japan, since May of this year. Japan's strict authorisation requirements attest to the safety of simalube technology. The authorisation for use in hazardous environments in Japan opens up new potential applications where simalube has not yet been used.


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New simatec partner in Spain

Barcelona-based Feyc Rodamientos is a new simatec partner in Spain.
Feyc Rodamientos specialises in the sale of roller bearings and drive technology. Feyc has six sales outlets in Spain which will include simatec products in their portfolio from May onwards.


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Success stories with simalube

Another success story involving the use of simalube in the food industry:
Vegetable trading company Spavetti AG in Kerzers (Switzerland) has retrofitted its machines with simalube lubricant dispensers. The washing facilities lubricated with simalube are used for washing vegetables such as carrots, potatoes, onions, etc. As a full service provider, Spavetti AG produces and processes fresh vegetables and delivers them directly to the end customer.

The full "success story" is available as a PDF document which can be ordered by writing to the following e-mail address: ivo.sonderegger@simatec.com


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Cable car and mountain railway promotional campaign

Following the successful use of simalube on the "Glacier Paradiese" mountain railway in Zermatt, simatec has started a promotional campaign to draw attention to its suitability for use on other mountain railways.
The following partners are officially involved in the cable and mountain railway campaign, which is currently up and running:
BEHAM (Austria), Agrinova (Italy), Grützner GmbH (Germany), YTM Industrial Oy (Finland), RIMAZ (Slovenia), Lindberg & Lund AS (Norway) GA Lindberg (Sweden), and Tech Con (Czech Republic). In Switzerland simatec ag is implementing the campaign itself

The three-stage campaign was launched with a personalised e-mail to all mountain railway companies. During the second stage, partners independently sent out a personalised postal mailing. During the third and final stage, the cable and mountain railways received follow-up telephone calls.

The promotional campaign was accompanied by press reports and advertisements in specialist journals and on the main Internet platforms. simatec's Italian partner also attended the Alpitec trade fair in Bolzano from 13 – 15 April.

The German specialist journal B&I also published a special three-page report which it sent directly to cable and mountain railway companies in the German speaking areas of Europe. Link to the reports:


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Lubrication kit for escalators and moving walkways

The lubrication kit for escalators which we presented in the newsletter back in September 2009 has gone down a storm in the industry. Fifty of these applications are already being deployed in Switzerland. Experiences so far have been extremely positive. The product has been particularly well received in Northern Europe, with test installations already in place in Finland and the UK. Other sales partners and escalator manufacturers have also expressed an interest.

The flyer can be ordered from Marcel Neuray marcel.neuray@simatec.com


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simalube authorised for use in hazardous mining environments

Since January 2010, simalube has been certified for use in hazardous underground environments where there is a risk of explosion.

The dispenser can now be used without worries in all hazardous environments where there is a risk of explosion. The KEMA certificate on the right confirms that simalube meets all requirements for underground use, for example in mines, tunnel construction, etc.

You can download the KEMA certificate via the “Technical Handbook” login on www.simatec.com.

If you have any questions, Peter Aebi from Customer Services will be glad to help:
Tel. +41 (0)32 636 50 04
E-mail: peter.aebi@simatec.com


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New simatec partner in Poland

Toruń-based firm MARGO is simatec’s new official partner in Poland. The company specialises in the sale and distribution of drive technology and has several offices in Poland.

On 2 and 3 February 2010, Product Manager Mateusz Glura and Service Engineer Marek Zasowski visited simatec to attend a two-day training course.

During the two days, Mateusz and Marek gained an important insight into simatec products. The course was rounded off by a visit to a cardboard factory where numerous simalubes are deployed.

“Our new partners' in-depth technical knowledge made the course very constructive and interesting for all involved,” says Sales Manager Jürg Moor, summing up the two days. Back in Poland, Mateusz and Marek will pass on what they have learnt to the MARGO sales team and assist them with any technical questions they may have.

“On behalf of the simatec team, I would like to thank Mateusz and Marek for their commitment and look forward to working with them,” said Mischa Wyssmann, CEO of simatec.


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