02/04/2024 – Cable manufacturing / marking

Cable marking machines and optical fiber processing lines

At “wire”, Medek+Schoerner is proud to showcase significant customer benefits through their close collaboration with Austrian engineering expert company KHU and company 2M-Tech.


Optical fiber UV LED curing station. © Medek+Schoerner


 Together, Medek+Schoerner, KHU, and 2M-Tech form a formidable alliance, offering a complete spectrum of advanced solutions for the cable and wire industry. Medek+Schoener will be presenting its latest developments at “wire 2024”:
– Newly designed optical fiber coloring line with increased production speed of more than 3,000 m/min and coloring of up to 3 optical fibers simultaneously
– Optical fiber coloring and curing station using LED irradiation units
– New ring marking technology
– Intelligent and highly improved hot foil sequential meter marker “FMS 5” with an innovative marking wheel that memorizes and automatically aligns to different cable diameters
– Cutting-edge intermittent ribbon technology

Due to the excellent close relations to the cable and wire industry, Medek+Schoerner is always in touch with the latest requirements which are rapidly converted into new production concepts, continuously enabling further developments.

The new developments presented are only the tip of the iceberg. Medek+Schoerner can rely on a wide and stable product range of cable marking machines and optical fiber solutions using cutting-edge technology. The product portfolio covers:
– Optical fiber color coating systems including ring marking, tight buffering, proof testing
– Production lines for optical fiber ribbons, compact fiber units (CFU) and intermittent ribbon
– High-quality gravure printers
– Offset markers for irregular cable surfaces
– Embossing meter markers and hot foil sequential meter or footage markers
– High-speed embossing printer for indent or raised marking
– High performance ring markers
– Video systems for monitoring the printing quality of high-speed printing machines
– Laser marking systems for cables
– Custom-made cable marking machines and optical fiber solutions
– IOT/Industry 4.0 ready interfaces

Medek+Schoerner is not only offering superior quality and high-performance machines, but its employees are also going a step further to provide reliable customer support and a high standard of after-sales service that many of its competitors simply cannot afford to offer. “It is this depth of inhouse expertise, together with our use of state-of-the-art machinery and our highly qualified and experienced workforce, that gives us the ability to help our customers to develop better solutions – in effect, to make their good ideas the best ideas.”

This joint exhibition by the three Austrian companies highlights the synergy between Medek+Schoerner's cutting-edge optical fiber lines and KHU's specialized downstream machinery, tailored for the cable and wire industry. KHU's expertise lies in developing, designing, and fabricating innovative machines and plants, enhancing the efficiency and quality of cable manufacturing processes.

Sharing the stage with us is 2M-Tech, the renowned manufacturer of crossheads and equipment for cable manufacturing. 2M-Tech brings to the table an array of essential tools for cable production, including extrusion heads, extrusion tooling, and extruder screws and barrels. As the sales organization for KHU's cable making equipment, 2M-Tech's presence complements our joint offering, ensuring that visitors to our stand receive comprehensive, top-level consultation and solutions tailored to their needs.

wire 2024, hall 10 booth C 52-01

Dr. Karl Renner Strasse 9-11
2203 Grossebersdorf/Austria
Tel.: +43 2245 4694-100