A convergence of leading technologies, people & capabilities in extrusion™
The Graham Group acquired majority interest in American Kuhne in October 2012 followed by Graham Engineering Corporation’s acquisition of Welex in June 2013. Together, Graham Engineering Corporation, American Kuhne & Welex create a convergence of leading technologies, people & capabilities in extrusion. Graham is a privately held company headquartered in York, Pennsylvania, USA.
The global standard in wheel & industrial extrusion blow molding solutions™
With more than 400 solutions installed in customer locations in 20 countries, Graham Engineering Corporation (GEC) technology is known worldwide for quality, reliability, and productivity. GEC offers package design, development & plastic processing expertise along with monolayer, multilayer & barrier extrusion blow molding equipment & technology upgrades. With the flagship Graham wheel, leading accumulator head technology & bottle machinery, GEC systems produces billions of plastic containers of all shapes & sizes, industrial & automotive parts each year.
The preferred provider of engineered solutions for plastic, rubber & silicone extrusion™
Custom is our standard™
Specialized in solving customer challenges, American Kuhne (AK) is the preferred provider of engineered solutions for plastic, rubber & silicone extrusion. AK solutions comprise standard and custom single screw extruders, feed screws, extrusion systems & specialized turnkey systems for medical tubing, laboratory, narrow web, wire, cable, pipe, tubing & profile systems. Beginning with the customer’s application & applying decades of processing expertise along with in-house screw design, each AK solution is designed to meet exacting specifications. It is then manufactured & tested by an experienced team of professionals & supported throughout its life with parts & service.
The global standard in high performance sheet extrusion solutions™
Welex is the global standard in high performance sheet extrusion solutions. With over four decades of leadership, innovation and performance, Welex leads the industry with solutions installed in more than 3,000 customer locations in 69 countries. Welex innovations include co-extrusion and multi-layer methods that lead the industry as well as dozens of barrier lines installed globally. Each Welex solution is designed, manufactured, commissioned and supported throughout its life by an experienced team of professionals. Welex continues to evolve its solutions in an increasingly competitive global market creating a new standard by reducing capital and operating costs, resulting in accelerated return on investment with a trusted brand.