Two Facilities in Brazil Reach 1,000 days Without a Safety Incident

Michelle Machen Our Stories, International Packaging, Safety

On April 1, the employees of two plants in Brazil achieved significant milestones by working 1,000 days without a safety accident or incident. Congratulations to the teams in the Queimados, Rio de Janeiro and Taubate, São Paulo for almost three years of safely working day after day so that employees go home safely and return the next day to continue …

Specialized Equipment in Germany Expands Market Opportunities

Michelle Machen Billion Dollar Plan, International Packaging, Mauser News

An investment to expand production of 20-liter lube oil jerrycans in Europe is helping Mauser Packaging Solutions take big step toward our goal of a sustainable future. The installation of a double cavity, multi-layer blow molder in Bammental, Germany, will help meet customer demand for eco-friendly packaging and will give the Company a competitive edge in the growing lubricant market. …

Mauser Packaging Solutions Expands Infinity Series with UN-Rated IBC Manufactured with Post-Consumer Resin (PCR)

Michelle Machen Mauser News, International Packaging, Large Packaging

Mauser Packaging Solutions is pleased to announce that it has received UN-certification for its Infinity Series Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC), a composite IBC with an inner receptacle made from high-quality, natural colored post-consumer resin (PCR) generated in-house called Recolene®. Mauser Packaging Solutions paved the way for the use of PCR in the industrial packaging industry with the introduction of one …

Infrastructure investment in Germany keeps Mauser in forefront of IBC production

Michelle Machen Billion Dollar Plan, International Packaging, Mauser News

As part of our Billion Dollar Plan, Mauser Packaging Solutions is making significant investments in upgrading IBC production at the Bickenbach, Germany, facility. The investment is being done in cooperation with our reconditioning JV partner, Weiss IBC. Investments include a new three-layer blow molder, scheduled to be installed at the end of 2022, and a new cage line, set to …

Mauser Packaging Solutions Brazil Receives Environmental Recognition Certificate

Michelle Machen Our Stories, International Packaging

Mauser Packaging Solutions is pleased to announce that its facilities in Suzano and Taubate, Brazil were once again awarded the “Outstanding Environmental Preservation” certificate and Green Seal from the Jornal do Meio Ambiente de São Paulo, Brazil. The Jornal do Meio Ambiente de São Paulo grants the “Outstanding Environmental Preservation” certificate to companies with up-to-date environmental licenses, zero environmental infractions, …

Introducing Space Efficient IBC Solution with Composite Pallet Designed for ISO Container Shipments

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Industrial Solutions, International Packaging

Mauser Packaging Solutions is pleased to introduce an IBC solution that features a new composite pallet designed to maximize volume and loading efficiency of Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) on 20-ft ISO shipping containers.As the export market continues to grow and evolve, efficient use of space and freight is increasingly important. The newly designed ISO pallet, modeled after the trusted Mauser …

Expansion of IBC and Plastic Drum Production Capabilities in Gebze, Turkey Facility

Michelle Machen Our Stories, International Packaging

Recent investments in our Gebze, Turkey facility will expand IBC and plastic drum capabilities to meet growing demand within the industry and market. These investments will also further support the collection and supply of reconditioned packaging to the region. Installation of a new plastic drum line is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2021, followed by the …

Third Tube Line Launches in Erkelenz, Germany

Michelle Machen Mauser News, International Packaging

After more than a year of construction, installation and testing, Mauser Packaging Solutions’ Tube Center in Erkelenz, Germany began operation of a third tube line in August. This new line expands production from two to three lines enabling the company to meet both internal and external customer demands producing in excess of 60,000 tons of steel annually. By producing more …

Response to Western Europe Floods

Michelle Machen Our Stories, International Packaging

Devastating floods in western Europe have severely impacted many people, including some of our colleagues. The company and many team members continue to support affected employees and local communities by donating Intermediate Bulk Containers to the German Army to help provide safe drinking water to people in the region. Additionally, the company is supporting impacted employees through the procurement of …

DrumGuard® Case Study: How Evonik used DrumGuard to Safely Secure Cargo, Improve Loading Times, and Reduce Waste

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Industrial Solutions, International Packaging

Overview At specialty chemicals company Evonik, safety is the top priority. In 2019, the Logistics Safety team at Evonik began evaluating alternatives to their current load securing system for drums. They transitioned to the reusable DrumGuard® system which can be installed 90% faster than conventional methods without the need for special equipment. Evonik realized immediate benefits, while meeting the highest safety standards. …