OTC 2023German Exhibitors GFU-Maschinenbau GmbH
GFU-Maschinenbau GmbH

GFU-Maschinenbau GmbH

Booth number: 4938-7

About us

GFU - Maschinenbau GmbH has grown steadily within a controlled and save environment since founding in 1989. We are pioneers in forming technology and leading supplier of forming machines for cold and hot forming mainly on tube ends worldwide.

Whether you are looking for high-speed end-forming lines e.g. for shock absorber tubes or airbag high-pressure vessels, or you need upsetters or swagers for drill pipes and casings; GFU - Maschinenbau GmbH develops the customized concept for your products. If we know your goals, we can develop the forming process and the respective machine or production line.

Our hallmark is specialization, focused on quality and a highly flexible approach to design and to all our dealings. As result, we enjoy a worldwide demand for our services, to solve complex technical performance requirements.

GFU-Maschinenbau GmbH – Experts in Forming Technologies


GFU-Maschinenbau GmbH
Dieselstr. 3
54634 Bitburg

Phone:  +49 6561 69494-0

Products & Services

GFU-Maschinenbau GmbH is a specialized and experienced manufacturer for hot and cold tube end forming:
- upsetting presses for drill pipes mainly Ø2.3/8´´ - Ø6.5/8´´
- swagers for tubing & casing mainly Ø2.3/8´´ - 20´´

Hydraulic presses with pressing forces up to 1500 metric tons where realized.

Since years well-known Customers from all over the world are counting on the quality and reliability of high-class and state-of-the-art machines, made by GFU.

upsetting line HP 400

hydraulical upsetter including tube handling system

upsetting line HP 400 incl. tube handling

upsetting line HP 400 incl. tube handling

Swager HP 500

swaging press for tube dimensions Ø2.3/8´´ - 16´´

stand-alone Swager, 6-segment self-centring clamping system for high precision swaging operation

turn-key solution including HPU, switch cabinet and operating panel

Double swaging line HP 250

Turn-key double-end swaging line HP 250 with 2 swagers and completed with tube handling system

turn-key double-end swaging line for Ø2.3/8´´-7´´

cycle time for the required product 20 - 30 sec/tube, depending o dimension

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