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Andreas Fischer strengthens X-Compound's Management


Since January 1st 2017, Andreas Fischer is strengthening the management of the plant supplier X-Compound GmbH in Kaisten, Switzerland. Together with Raul Friedrich he will further advance the very successful development of the company.
Dr. Schmidt, Managing Partner of the Troester Group: "We are delighted having able to win Mr. Fischer, an experienced manager who will keep the company on track with success with his expertise and leadership skills."
After his degree in mechanical engineering from the TU Clausthal, Andreas Fischer has been dedicated to project planning and sales of bulk material technology in plant engineering since 1998. Afterwards he joined an international trading company for export of machinery and production equipment. In 2011 he started with TROESTER, leading the project management and service activities for the customers in the rubber processing and tire manufacturing industries.

About X-Compound:

We design, develop and manufacture Continuous Kneaders since 1997 striving to optimize the technology invented in 1942 by Heinz List. We evolved into a worldwide leading manufacturer of Continuous Kneaders. Since 2011 X-Compound contributes to the international activities of the Troester Group, with its world-wide renowned high-quality cable production lines and rubber extrusion and processing equipment. Founded in 1892, managed by its owners from the beginning onwards, and with its headquarter in Hannover/Germany, TROESTER is setting the milestones for rubber and plastics processing industries. As part of the group, we ensure qualified service and support to our customers.

Our Continuous Kneaders and complete compounding plants are tailormade for your application and engineered to produce materials with the best quality at lowest operational costs. Our Kneaders are exceptionally well suited to handle temperature sensitive, shear sensitive as well as highly filled materials for a broad range of applications.