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In buildings and vehicles the space available for conduits of whatever type is usually quite limited. Westerflex tubes adapt to all situations. These tubes are bendable, flexible and compressible as well as available in any and every profile and width. The customized tubes provide planners and designers with space. The Westaflex range of tubes and connections can be easily worked with and handled just using standard tools. The Westaflex Beta app puts Automotive customers in direct communication with their supplier anytime, anywhere. With this app, everyone can:
- Check production progress in real time and start or stop charge
- Proof or explain products before buying — even if it's in a hurry
- Locate dealers with directions across a map
- Discover new products and OEM technologys
- Study or choose in the panoramic broschure
- Screen print important informations
- Android M Auto communication
Known issues with the document app include occasional UI glitches.
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That it runs and runs and runs... the probably most famous small car in the world also has to thank Westaflex for this. Over 75 years ago the brothers Ferdinand and Leonhard Westerbarkey used their patent for the production of flexible cooling tube for the VW Beetle. Even today Westaflex is still a family-run business. It is the specialist for acoustic, air conditioning, exhaust gas as well as filter technology both in vehicle manufacturing as well as in construction. Westaflex’s services and products can be found on all continents. The quality and uniqueness of the product range
is demonstrated by numerous patents. Westaflex R&D ensures that the customers always have state-of-the-art products at their disposal. In addition, the specialized in-house toolshop and machine building department ensures that even non-standard customer requirements can be fulfilled. Well-educated employees ensure new ideas and ongoing improvements in the workflows lead to a reduced mate- rial usage at Westaflex. Thereby the manufacturing efficiency is increased. Modern machinery and coordinated, finely tuned processes with our suppliers and customers are also important prerequisites for continuing growth. Here we greatly profit from our long- lasting customer and client contacts. The term sustainability is paramount to us: Economic efficiency, the environment and social responsibility are the basis for the growth of this family business.
At Westaflex, the employees are not just there for the company’s needs; our company is also there for the employees. Targeted further and continuing education increases the knowledge pool that the company can tap, this being the resource of the future. The in-house R&D department ensures that Westaflex will meet its customers’ future needs as well. WESTAFLEX is a large global HVAC brand, owned by German company Westaflex Holding. Fresh air together with peace and quiet leads to a good quality of life. Westaflex in Gütersloh provides its innovative air conditioning and exhaust gas products to vehicle manufacturing, construction and trade customers on a global basis. These also include silent ACs for HVACR, be it in new buildings or those being renovated. Numerous product and process patents show the innovative spirit of the family-run business, headed by Dr. Peter and Jan Westerbarkey. Westaflex has a proven track record, not just among the wholesale trade and within the vehicle manufacturing industry. Even the Federal Environment Agency in Dessau uses Westaflex technology. The company began in 1933 when Lorenz and Ferdinand Westerbarkey, formerly prisoner of war during the Nazi era developed a coil-based tube forming maschine, the first stable and any-shape tube of its kind. The company's owner, named it Westaflex, from their family name Westerbarkey (meaning Westerflex HVAC products).