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FIPA presents: All End-of-Arm-Tooling components in a single catalogue
Informative and clear: Gripper components and complete gripper systems

It belongs on the desk of every automation expert: FIPA GmbH ( offers a comprehensive compendium of gripper technology in its new End-of-Arm-Tooling (EOAT) catalogue GR07. According to Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA, "the entire competence of FIPA is now available in two catalogues in combination with the Vacuum Technology Catalogue VT01, published last year".

Automation with FIPA: Vacuum crossbeam lifts 1 ton of steel
Individual lifting solution for steel processing company in East Asia

In close cooperation with FIPA GmbH, South Korean DAHO TECH COMPANY has built a vacuum crossbeam for handling heavy steel plates. "Once again, our project with DAHO TECH COMPANY demonstrates our high level of expertise in vacuum technology. Even the heaviest products can be handled in a reliable production process using our lifting systems," says Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: Vacuum cups for sheet metal handling
A newly developed generation of cups for the sheet metal and metal processing industries


FIPA GmbH ( is entering sheet metal handling with a range of new products. The company is thus enhancing its already enormous range of vacuum cups and accessories for everything surrounding vacuum technology. “We are investing our expertise from over 20 years of involvement in material flow technology in a dynamic market into innovative products,” says Rainer Mehrer, CEO at FIPA.

FIPA presents: Everything Vacuum Technology has to offer in a single catalogue
Nearly 800 pages filled with technical information, drawings and usage instructions

Indispensable for automation experts: FIPA GmbH ( is offering a comprehensive compendium of vacuum technology in the new VT01 Vacuum Technology Catalogue. “The new catalogue underscores our goal of offering the right solution for every need and for every industry in impressive form”, says Rainer Mehrer, CEO at FIPA.

FIPA continues to grow: Foundation of FIPA Ltd. in Thailand
Local contact for customers in Southeast Asia

With the foundation of FIPA Ltd. in the metropolis of Bangkok, FIPA ( opens up another international market. “Thailand’s favourable geographical position and the stable financial framework conditions form the ideal basis for providing local support to customers in Southeast Asia,” said Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: Sturdy Vacuum Gripping Systems for Automation
Flexible and economical, easy to maintain and long-lasting: Solutions for nearly every handling task

FIPA GmbH ( now offers a very wide range of vacuum gripping systems. “With all of our pertinent experience we are well-prepared to realise the right gripping system quickly and economically,” according to Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: Heavy-duty spring levelers with excellent positioning accuracy
Long service life even under the toughest conditions

Maintenance-free and robust: The new SZ-NIV-HD series of heavy-duty spring levelers from FIPA GmbH ( offers innovative vacuum components for dynamic handling and short cycle times in rough production environments. “High-quality bearing material and design improvements ensure an exceptionally long service life,” says Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: Low-leak suction plates for sheet metal handling
Reliable suction with variable product geometries

Extremely reliable and highly flexible: With its new suction plates, SPLT series, FIPA GmbH ( makes automated sheet metal handling a lot easier. “FIPA is once again expanding its solutions for sheet metal handling”, says Rainer Mehrer, CEO at FIPA.

FIPA presents: Bernoulli vacuum cups for direct food contact
Non-contact and safe handling of delicate products

Greater holding force, less weight: With the new Bernoulli vacuum cups, FIPA GmbH ( offers a solution for gentle handling of food and other delicate products.“The new Bernoulli grippers are made from PEEK, a material suitable for use with foodstuffs, and meet the stringent requirements of hygienic design,” says Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: Website relaunch facilitates use
Find the right product with just a few clicks

Even more user-friendly layout, information on all of the products, practical CAD download: FIPA GmbH ( has completely redesigned its website, which now offers many useful extras. The FIPA products and all their relevant technical data can now be viewed online. “The system of categorization according to products and line-of-business applications, combined with the optimized search function, enable automation specialists and material-flow experts to find suitable products within a very short time. Functions such as the quotation list and the option to redirect the shopping cart both support the request for quotations,” Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA, tells us.

Automation with FIPA: Customised gripper protects employees’ backs

FIPA GmbH has developed a gripper for AUMA Riester GmbH & Co. KG that considerably improves ergonomics in the workplace. The gripper makes it easier to handle electric motors, shortens cycle times and offers a high degree of process reliability.

FIPA innovation: Varioflex® suction cup improves process reliability when removing injection molding parts from molds

Even though they have only just been launched onto the market, our new Varioflex® dual durometer suction cups are already being used by Tanne Kunststofftechnik, a long-standing supplier to the automobile industry.

FIPA presents: Compact ejector with blow-off boost for minimal cycle times
A highly dynamic vacuum generator for ultra-fast gripping and depositing in robotics

Ultra-fast cycle times, compact design: the new ejector from FIPA is a vacuum generator for automation applications and uses vacuum cups for highly dynamic handling tasks. "The patented blow-off boost of the new ejector makes it economically feasible to precisely deposit a workpiece in milliseconds," says Rainer Mehrer, CEO at FIPA.

FIPA short-stroke vacuum cup for flat surfaces: The space-saving vacuum cup with a high holding force

Handling of hot molded parts with ease: with these short-stroke vacuum cups, FIPA GmbH offers a further efficient solution for special handling tasks. Applications for these vacuum cups range from removing hot plastic moldings from injection molding tools through to handling workpieces with rough or grained surfaces. “The FIPA short-stroke vacuum cups represent a highly versatile solution component”, says Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: A robust gripper with a large area sprue control
Securely remove workpieces during injection molding

High process reliability, compact construction: The new GR04.101A sprue gripper from FIPA offers a technically optimised solution for removing injection molded parts. “The new gripper scores well thanks to its newly developed, large area sprue control, in particular,” says Rainer Mehrer, CEO of FIPA.

FIPA presents: Electrically and pneumatically controlled magnetic grippers
Flexible solutions for handling metal sheets and other ferromagnetic workpieces

High holding force, easy system connection: With its new pneumatically controlled magnetic grippers, FIPA GmbH offers an alternative to its popular electrically controlled magnetic grippers. “FIPA is the only company to have two different solutions for magnetic grippers for handling metal sheets and other ferromagnetic workpieces,” says FIPA CEO Rainer Mehrer.