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Preactor 500 APS - Case Studies
The Case Studies described below are based on information provided by companies using Preactor 500 APS. Each study has been written in collaboration with employees of the company and Preactor International would like to thank those who provided these insights into how Preactor is used and the benefits it has provided.

TAKATA operates in the automotive sector with the production of components and assemblies such as safety belts, airbags, steering wheels and other parts used in the interior of virtually all major automotive manufacturers in the world.
 
Mueller Stoves, one of the new business units of Muller Group, was established in 2001 and to produce different items ranging from stoves, domestic ovens and cook-tops stoves. Today the unit has grown to about 518 employees in 94 000 m2 of built area, producing about 118, with a capacity of about 70,000 units per month.
 
Currently a leading pharmaceutical supplier in Brazil, Libbs was founded in 1958 in the city of São Paulo. Fifty years in the market, marked by continuing expansion, granted the company a renowned position and the company’s history is imprinted with R&D culture.
 
Samaravolgomash was founded in 1991 with the purposes of domestic production of reliable import-substituting shut-off valves (ball valves) for oil, gas and chemical industries. The company produces different types of all-welded and separable shut-off valves for above- and underground mounting and is characterized by low-volume and individual (customized) manufacturing.
 
Hercules Electric Motors Ltda., which specializes in the production of electric motors and special frequency inverters, began operating in 2005. During this period the milestone of three million motors produced was exceeded.
 
SMC (Société Mécanique de Cintrage), located in Chateaudun, France, is a leader in the market of hydraulic pipes with more than 40 years of experience.
 
Lechler S.p.A., an Italian company making paint, has more than 400 employees with subsidiaries in France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom.
 
Air Liquide Medical Systems is a subsidiary of the Air Liquide Group, world leader in supplying gases for industry, health and the environment. For more than 35 years, Air Liquide Medical Systems have been designing, manufactured and marketed a complete and innovative range of medical devices.
 
Founded in 1884 in Japan, led by Furukawa Electric, Furukawa Group is one of the world’s manufacturers of optical fiber cables. Part of this big group, Furukawa Industrial S.A. Produtos Elétricos is focused on the telecommunications sector selling into North America, Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America
 
Twinings of London is a global brand of high quality teas, selling its products in over 115 countries. The company has a 300-year tradition, which makes it the world's oldest brand of premium teas.
 
Boticário develops and produces perfumery and cosmetic products with over 3,200 brands in stores in Brazil, divided between almost 900 franchises the largest network in the world in this sector, generating direct and indirect jobs for almost 22 thousand people.
 
Samuel Strapping Systems is a leading manufacturer and supplier of a broad range of steel and plastic strapping, hand tools, edge protection, stretch film equipment and consumables, as well as standard and custom engineered unitizing equipment.
 
Samson Rubber Industries (Pvt) Ltd - SRI, was established in 1983 as a member of the DSI Samson Group for the manufacture of pneumatic tyres & tubes. SRI manufactures tyres & tubes for Bicycle, Motorcycles, Agricultural & Industrial use to the highest international standards for both domestic & world markets. SRI is the unchallenged market leader in Sri Lanka for tyres & tubes and also has found successful markets in all six continents.
 
Oberto Sausage Company is a family owned business that offers a complete portfolio of meat snacks (such as jerky and sausage sticks), refrigerated sausage and deli products for 89 years.
 
Trety, S.A. is a company that belongs to the French Trèves Group. The Trèves Group was founded in France the year 1836. Originally it was a familiar group that dedicated its first activities in the automotive parts sector.
 
Pfizer Inc., the largest pharmaceutical company in the world, discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets leading prescription medicines for humans and animals and many of the world's best-known consumer brands. Its principal UK subsidiary, Pfizer Limited has its European Research and Development Headquarters at Sandwich in Kent responsible for the direct employment of approximately 3600 people.