Industrie Plastiche Lombarde S.p.a. is pleased to announce the establishment of IPL SCHLAUCHTECHNIK GmbH at Völkermarkt , in the Austrian province of Carinthia.

The company will have a modern production site of 4,300 square meters, with an initial production capacity of 389 t / year of finished product , set to rise to 1,015 t / year , upon completion of the initial phase of development in June 2015.

The plant will be dedicated to the production of hoses in platinum cured silicone, in fluoropolymers and bio-plastic , for the pharmaceutical, food and industrial applications.

The investment represents a further step in the internationalization process of IPL , as well as concrete proof of the commitment of the company towards its customers and demonstrates its willingness to support the increasing development of its Life Division .

With the new factory, IPL will be able to expand the range of solutions techniques at their disposal , in order to meet the growing needs and expectations of its customers.

IPL thanks Entwicklungsagentur Kärnten GmbH , Kärntner Wirtschaftsförderungs Fonds and Austria Wirtschaftsservice Gesellschaft for the assistance and support received .