Abend Maschinenbau e.K.
Turbinenstrasse 2
D-68309 Mannheim

Phone: +49(0)621-72786 0
Fax: +49(0)621-72786 50
E-Mail: zentrale@abend.eu

Industrial Sectors A-Z

The combination of experience and new fabrication technologies allows us to fabricate increasingly more precise and efficient components for our customers, in accordance with their specifications and requested surface quality. We serve many different industrial branches fabricating a wide variety of machine components and working with all types of materials.



Aluminum Industry - Metal Industry - Metal Recycling

Our experience in this industrial sector go as far back as the 1930s. This detailed and comprehensive expertise benefits our customers.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • pressure rollers
  • form rollers (chrome-plated or with ceramic coating)
  • pickling rollers
  • coating rollers
  • brake rollers
  • mandrels
  • winch rollers
  • heated rollers (made of steel, specialty steel, or copper-plated)
  • contact rollers
  • chill rollers
  • feed rollers
  • embossing rolls
  • press rolls
  • nip rolls
  • guide columns
  • rapid-closing pistons
  • sealing covers
  • tool carrier guides



Plant Manufacturing - Armatures Industry

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • guide bushings
  • guide shafts
  • main shafts
  • impregnating rollers
  • maintenance of control valve bushings
  • calander rolls
  • chill rollers
  • bearing housings
  • dies
  • auxiliary shafts
  • nip rolls
  • control valve spindles



Chemical Industry - Pharmaceutical Industry

In the core markets chemistry, energy, and environment, we offer solutions for new fabrication and short-term repair services.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • wide-slot dies
  • specialty steel rollers
  • specialty steel pipes
  • male rotors
  • calander rolls
  • chill rollers
  • milling troughs
  • auxiliary and drive shafts
  • plunger rods
  • nip rolls
  • cylindrical blades
  • boiler tubes
  • steel rollers
  • valves
  • valve seats
  • valve pins
  • cylinder tubes



Printing Industry - Manufacturers of Printing Presses

As a manufacturer of processing machines, you will profit from our strife for quality and our long-standing expertise.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • squeeze rollers
  • form rollers
  • chrome rollers
  • chrome screen rollers
  • metering rolls
  • printing rollers
  • printing press plating
  • impression cylinders
  • ink fountain rollers
  • ink ductors
  • inking rollers
  • ink transfer rollers
  • rubber pressure rolls
  • ceramic screen rollers
  • ceramic rollers
  • screen rollers
  • technical rollers
  • cylinders
  • impression cylinders
  • embossing rolls
  • gravure printing cylinders
  • stamping plates
  • rollers for printing presses



Coating Industry - Coating Technology - Graphics Industry

For the Coating Industry, we offer the complete fabrication of technical rollers, partial fabrication of the blank body, fabrication of coating dies for thin-film units, and, as a matter of course, maintenance and reconditioning of existing rollers. The high-precision grinding of ceramic, copper and chrome sleeves and rollers is one of our areas of expertise.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • drive rolls
  • coating rollers
  • spreading rollers
  • chrome rollers
  • extrusion dies
  • smoothing rolls
  • heated rollers
  • chill rollers
  • copper rollers
  • doctor rollers
  • vacuum rollers
  • rolls
  • roll shells
  • studs



Electric Motors - Gear Manufacturing

In our experience, prompt completion of the order and providing the most precise customized solutions are of particular importance in this sector. Because of great flexibility and long-standing experience in this sector, we are able to provide our customers in the electric motor and gear manufacturing industry both.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • flanged shafts
  • universal shats
  • drive shafts
  • synchronizing shafts
  • hollow shafts
  • distance rings
  • rotors
  • sliding shafts
  • shafts
  • plain-grinding and maintenance of shafts



Plastic Film Industry - Synthetic Industry - Sanitation Technology - Extrusion Technology

We machine and fabricate rollers with a wide variety of coatings and special properties. These rollers are used for embossing, varnishing, laminating, or imprinting of a wide variety of materials.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • aluminum rollers
  • form rollers
  • sqeeze rollers
  • nip rollers
  • pressure rollers
  • web guide rollers
  • coating rollers
  • flat sheet dies
  • spreading rollers
  • chrome screen rollers
  • impression cylinders
  • fiber embossing rollers
  • smoothing rolls
  • heated and chill rollers
  • ceramic rollers
  • copper rollers
  • guide rollers
  • embossing rolls
  • counter press rolls
  • screen rollers
  • feed rollers
  • rollers for the synthetic industry
  • draw rollers

For the manufacturers of extruders, we fabricate cylinders, worms, and precision rolls.



Large Engines - Machines for the Road Construction Industry - Agricultural Industry

We provide maintenance and fabrication services to the Large Engines and Agricultural Industries.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • milling spindles
  • guide rails
  • flanged shafts
  • housings
  • main spindles
  • piston rods
  • spindle sleeves
  • prismatic guides
  • spindle nuts



Timber Industry - Wood-Processing Industry - Furniture Industry

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • discharge screw conveyors
  • pickling rollers
  • coating rollers
  • rubber rollers
  • heated and chill rollers
  • calander rolls
  • calibration rollers
  • lamination rollers
  • contact rollers
  • rollers for varnish application
  • rollers for adhesive application
  • embossing rolls
  • screen rollers
  • rotors
  • gravure printing cylinders
  • feed rollers
  • draw rollers



Power Plant Construction - Power Industry - Hydraulic Power - Turbine Manufacturing

Generators of energy - water, natural gas, electricity, alternative energy - benefit from our experience and flexibility in the fabrication of spare and new parts for highly fatigued machine components. We are authorized by the German Technical Monitoring Association (TÜV) to certify these parts.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • drive shafts
  • bolts
  • exciting coils
  • balancing disks
  • flanges
  • flanged shafts
  • pistons
  • reconditioning of collectors
  • runner wheels
  • pump shafts
  • regulator shafts
  • water wheels
  • turbine shafts
  • centering rods



Food Industry - Baked Goods Industry - Gourmet Food Industry

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • paper reels
  • components for extruders
  • extruder worms
  • extruder housings
  • blade shafts
  • agitator shafts
  • grinding of roller segments



Logistics Industry - Conveyor Technology

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • screw conveyors
  • guide columns



Machinery Construction - Special Equipment Construction

Steel products with varying material properties and requirements are a tremendous challenge, which we meet reliably.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • drive shafts
  • bending rolls
  • spreading rollers
  • double-shell rollers
  • turning work pieces
  • rotary valve
  • high-grade steel rollers
  • high-grade steel pipes
  • infeed rollers
  • infeed rolls
  • machine components for extruders
  • catch rings
  • surface-grinding and fabrication of plates and flat rods
  • housings
  • hydraulic cylinders
  • calanders
  • studs for spline shafts
  • support rollers
  • embossing rolls
  • rolls for rolling mills
  • tubes for industrial furnaces
  • roller fabrication for machine construction
  • shafts



Mixing Technology - Agitation Technology

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • bearing agitator shafts
  • bearing shafts
  • tubes/pipes
  • agitator shafts
  • plug-in agitator shafts



Mill Technology - Grinding Technology - Shredding and Grinding Technologies

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • drive shafts
  • discharge worms
  • feeder worms
  • screw conveyors
  • guide rails
  • hollow shafts
  • lifting columns
  • bearing covers
  • bearing housings
  • rotor shafts
  • columns
  • plug screws
  • tool carrier guides



Paper Industry - Paper-Processing Industry - Tissue Industry

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • chrome rollers
  • grinding of CFK-rollers (rollers made of carbon fiber reinforced plastic)
  • pressure rolls for wallpaper and fabrics
  • blank bodies for pressure rolls
  • impression cylinders
  • inking rollers
  • dampening rollers
  • felt guide rollers
  • counter rollers
  • smoothing rolls
  • calander rolls
  • lamination rollers
  • piston rods
  • glue print rollers
  • blade cylinders
  • embossing rolls
  • blank bodies for embossing rolls
  • doctor rollers
  • refiner shaft
  • reels
  • dipping rollers
  • cross bars
  • drying rollers
  • steel rollers
  • cylinders

In addition, we repair all types of rollers, bushings, and studs.



Manufacturers and Users of Metal Presses

Complicated die cutting and recasting require customized precision and reliability in the fabrication of high-precision components for presses.

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • eccentrics
  • eccentric shafts
  • infeed rolls
  • winch shafts
  • hydraulic cylinders
  • calander rolls
  • screen rollers
  • lifting columns
  • dies
  • nuts
  • rings
  • shafts
  • tensioning bolts
  • tie rods
  • cylinder tubes

Fabrication of spare and new parts for presses:
Special foundation nuts, axial disks, distance rings, flanges, threaded rings, elevating spindles, threaded flanges, main bearings, main shafts, bearing bushings, pistons, coupling rings hubs, plungers, blade shafts, columns, shear bushings.



Pump Manufacturers - Pump Operators - Armature Industry

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • bushings
  • lids
  • flanges
  • guide bushings
  • housings
  • sliding bushings
  • reciprocating pistons
  • bevels
  • gudgeon pin bushings
  • piston rods
  • clutch hubs
  • disks
  • plungers
  • pump shafts
  • rotors
  • tension rings
  • spindles
  • intermediate/jack shafts
  • cylinders
  • surface and cylindrical grinding (charged at an hourly rate)



Textile Industry - Manufacturers of Textile Machinery - Fleece Fabric Industry - Leather Industry

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • takeup rolls
  • counterweights
  • spreading rollers
  • brake rollers
  • breast rolls
  • grinding of CFK rollers
  • guide rollers
  • guide bars
  • rubber rollers
  • hollow rollers
  • calander rolls
  • lay-on rolls
  • nip rolls
  • steel tubes
  • steel rollers
  • support rollers
  • transfer rollers
  • reversing rollers
  • roll shells
  • draw rollers



Packaging Industry - Manufacturers of Corrugated Cardboard

Below is a summary of our fabrication and machining spectrum:
  • brake rollers
  • metering rolls
  • rubber rollers
  • cast iron cylinders
  • main shafts
  • paste rollers
  • grinding of bearing journals
  • cutter shafts