IST International Surface Technology

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 22–23 | Cite as

A Consistent and Accurate Powder Supply

Biggest Swiss Job Coater Invests in a New Application Pump
  • Gema Switzerland GmbH
Powder Coating

The largest job coater in Switzerland has invested in a new application pump which enables powder to be pumped cost-effectively and accurately. The pump offers a number of advantages, including ease of use and low maintenance.

Ramseier Rubigen AG is the largest job coater company in Switzerland. A total of 85 employees working in two shifts process a wide variety of parts, which are mainly used for external architecture. Ramseier was one of the first users of pump technology for powder coating. “I have always believed in the basic principle of powder pumps. The system is very complex and only minor features have been improved, but the pumps have never been simplified or made more cost-effective,” says Fabian Ramseier, owner of Ramseier Rubigen AG.

Despite his basic conviction about pumps, he was considering the idea of moving from the technically complex pump systems to injectors, which are easier to use. His coaters also wanted to get rid off pumps, so that they could work more...

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© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gema Switzerland GmbH
    • 1
  1. 1.St. GallenSwitzerland

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