Focussing on conveyor belt lubrication at the Drinktec 2017

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

07/17/2017, Munich


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.