We develop, manufacture and market intelligent solutions and systems for the exacting requirements of our customers in the heating and sanitation sectors. We constantly set new standards for products. This reflected in the longevity and ease of use of our products.
Simplex Armaturen & Systeme GmbH is a medium-sized company with connections all over the world; as part of the internationally-operational Aalberts N.V. Group, we develop, manufacture and market intelligent solutions at our locations in Eisenharz (Allgäu) and Schwallungen (Thuringia) and systems for the exacting requirements of our customers in the heating and sanitation sectors – ‘Made in Germany’ and far beyond the borders of the German market. Thanks to keeping a close eye on the market, the very latest manufacturing technology and a well-thought-out range of materials, we are continually setting new standards in products and performance. These are reflected in the longevity and the simplicity of use of our products. Our three-stage distribution system offers you, as our partners, innovative solutions to your problems and complete systems which are always a step ahead of the enhanced requirements of the markets of the future.
When Johann Wilfer founded a craft business in Isny in 1957, he did so with the aim of simplifying and accelerating installation processes. This core idea shapes the company philosophy of Simplex Armaturen & Systeme GmbH until today. In six decades, the product portfolio changed from prefabricated heating and sanitary components to high-quality connection fittings and heating systems. The idea of simplifying work steps runs like a red thread through the company's history. Accordingly, the Simplex motto is: "Simply clever, cleverly simple."
In 1957, Johann Wilfer laid the foundation for today's corporate success of Simplex. His idea to develop efficient solutions for installers quickly came to fruition. Just a few years later, the Allgäu family business started industrial production, which had grown from the production of the first smaller series. Finally, with the invention of the thread-cutting seal, Wilfer set a milestone in 1974, which decisively shaped the further development of the company.
The toolmaking and injection moulding engineering sectors at Simplex stand for continuous high quality. The machinery used has the most highly-polished technical equipment; with only a single tool, production can run into millions without wasting time on tool-changing – and without quality deviations! The very latest measuring instruments support regular quality testing procedures and guarantee maintenance of quality certification.
The extremely short preparation times using quick-clamping devices and the use of the newest information technologies (CAD/DAM-networking) ensure the greatest possible flexibility in manufacture. This also means reaction without delay is possible even to minor alterations in the production and an optimum course of manufacture can be guaranteed. Quality plus economy – with Simplex a matter of course!
Simplex machine tools
In the machine tool workshop, the most modern CNC machinery is available for top quality, complex injection moulding tools for working all common types of technical plastics for our customers:
Simplex injection moulding engineering centre of excellence
Some 30 million items are produced every year on 9 injection moulding machines (locking pressure: 500 KN to 1500 KN;
volume: 1 to 210 gr./PS).
All machines are fitted with core-pull control and the most modern monitoring technology. Daily quality recording, parameter optimisation and continuous manufacturing checks assure the quality of Simplex products.
Simplex is part of the stocklisted company Aalberts. Since the inception in 1975, Aalberts is where technology matters and real progress can be made - humanly, financially and environmentally. At Aalberts, we create mission-critical technologies for ground-breaking industries and everyday life. Technologies that enhance our clients' businesses and keep our planet in good shape.
Our pragmatic culture ‘the Aalberts way’ can be summed up in three simple words: winning with people.
Just like Simplex, all Aalberts companies stand their ground in the engineering and technology world. As the world is changing rapidly and innovation cycles are reduced dramatically, the open and pragmatic internal culture at Aalberts helps us to exchange fresh thinking and to embrace new technologies. Whatever the situation or request is, we put together the right team to change the game. We always want to be where real change happens. Where big ideas come to life and the future is written.
With over 16,000 employees, Aalberts operates approximately 70 business locations and 80 service locations with activities in over 50 countries.
Learn more at www.aalberts.com
From the heat source to heat emission to heat distribution, Flamco, Meibes and Simplex cover a broad spectrum of innovative building technology systems. This internationally active group of companies has specialised in technical products and systems in the fields of installations, heating, cooling and solar solutions. The sister companies belong to Aalberts Industries N.V. of the Netherlands.
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