ANDRITZ and SMARTECH to cooperate for promotion and support of SMARTECH’s SmartWaxSys

ANDRITZ, an international technology group, and SMARTECH, a global developer of game-changing technologies for varied manufacturing sectors, have announced a global cooperation for the promotion and after-sales support of SMARTECH’s SmartWaxSys patented smart wax suspension system.

ANDRITZ, a leading supplier of systems, equipment, and services to the global panelboard industry, provides services through a worldwide network of technical and field service specialists with extensive expertise in helping manufacturers maximise equipment availability, capacity and increase their production efficiency. ANDRITZ Panelboard Service team offers rebuilds, spare and wear parts, upgrades and on-site services for equipment from any OEM.

SMARTECH’s pioneering SmartWaxSys wax suspension system empowers engineered wood manufacturers to reduce costs, improve product quality and gain superior control over the manufacturing process. Using SMARTECH’s proprietary and patented suspension technology, SmartWaxSys significantly reduces the cost of wax or emulsion used in the manufacturing process. It cuts wax or emulsion costs by tens of percent for all types of engineered wood panels (MDF, OSB, Particle Board and others) as well as gypsum and other building products.

SmartWaxSys has been proven in successful installations in USA, Canada, South America, Europe and China.

”ANDRITZ believes that the cooperation with SMARTECH on SmartwaxSys is a further step taking our customers’ production lines, independent of the OEM, to a new level of innovation, sustainability and efficiency,” said Thomas Heinemann, Director Panelboard Service, ANDRITZ.

“We are very pleased to partner with ANDRITZ, with whom we share a passion for innovative technologies,” commented Hanoch Magid, Chief Executive Officer, Smartech. “Particularly during these days of the COVID-19 pandemic, adopting innovative technologies can help companies overcome manufacturing challenges in many fronts. Our cooperation will make it simpler and faster for our customers to adapt and thrive amid new market realities and opportunities.”