ptp20200422007 Unternehmen/Wirtschaft, Produkte/Innovationen

AICHELIN Service gets a boost for Post-Corona times

Everyone in Central Europe is eagerly hoping for and awaiting a return to a cautious new normal

Mödling (ptp007/22.04.2020/08:00) "We are hearing from our customers that they have an increased need for our experts to support them in restarting our industrial furnace plants," says Frank Tuminski, service manager at AICHELIN Service GmbH in Ludwigsburg. His colleague Claus Wöhr adds, "The demand for spare and wear parts has slowly started to increase, too. Our customers are doing everything in their power to restart production as quickly and as safely as possible. There has also been keen interest in our online portal myAichelin - it's the fastest way to submit spare parts requests to the responsible staff".

Since 1 April 2020, Thomas Peinkofer has been head of this experienced and reliable service team for industrial furnace plants. His strong focus on customer success makes him the right man behind the wheel, to steer AICHELIN Service GmbH out of the Corona slowdown and towards a successful future. Thomas Peinkofer has almost 20 years of market and leadership experience in plant construction and mechanical engineering, which makes him an excellent fit for this position. He has held numerous successful leading functions in sales, after sales service, and project management for international manufacturers before taking on this job.

About AICHELIN Service GmbH
AICHELIN Service GmbH in Ludwigsburg, Germany is the main hub for all services involving the AICHELIN furnaces and systems for heat treatment as well as of plants by other manufacturers. Moreover, the Ludwigsburg site also houses the central AICHELIN spare parts warehouse with the dispatch logistics department and the main scheduling office for service engineers. With around 80 technicians in support and field service, AICHELIN Service supports its customers with services such as repair, preventive maintenance, rebuilding and modernization, inspections, spare parts services, Industry 4.0 solutions but also with training and seminars.

About AICHELIN Group
As part of Berndorf AG, AICHELIN Group is a leading provider of heat treatment solutions, such as industrial furnaces, induction hardening plants, industrial gas burners systems, control and automation systems, industry-4.0 solutions as well as services. The AICHELIN headquarters are located in Mödling near Vienna. The company's roots date back to 1868. The long-established brand AICHELIN, as well as AFC-Holcroft, EMA Indutec, SAFED, BOSIO, and NOXMAT, make up the group and together employ more than 1,100 people. AICHELIN Group ranges among the world's top 3 heat treatment companies. AICHELIN's subsidiaries in Europe are located in Austria, France, Germany, Slovenia, and Switzerland; the worldwide presence of the company includes subsidiaries and branch offices in China, India, Poland, Russia, and the US, as well as a sales network in 22 more countries.

Aussender: AICHELIN Holding GmbH
Ansprechpartner: Wolfgang Brosche
Tel.: +43 2236 236460