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Locking systems for large control cabinets

The basic rule for all control cabinets is that the components inside, especially the sensitive electronic components, must be protected. However, there are significant differences, especially in the locking systems used. When special customer requirements have to be met, standardised locking systems sometimes reach their limits. Here, customised locking…

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Newly designed switch handle with changeable components for MPGAMMA

The Italian control cabinet manufacturer MPGAMMA relies on a mixture of tradition and innovation to develop its products. Now, it was time to modernise the design of its portfolio significantly. The comprehensive project also includes developing a new locking system for control cabinets and housings. In addition, the compression latches used until now were…

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EMKA expands product range with folding T-handles

EMKA has expanded its product range with a folding T-handle series. These locks are extremely robust and dedicated for use on heavy or oversized doors or flaps with a thickness of up to 4 mm. Therefore, EMKA also designed these systems to be much larger and stronger than the recently revised basic version.

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EMKA Poland: Exciting customer projects from the railway industry


EMKA is continuously developing its product range to serve the railway industry; thus, the company has become a leader in its field. The solutions are in perfect harmony with the development philosophy of many customers, creating new projects that are reliable and innovative. Two examples of this come from EMKA’s subsidiary in Poland.

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CARAVAN SALON 2021: Locking technology for design and technology aficionados


This year’s CARAVAN SALON 2021 in Dusseldorf was once again the big meeting place for the motorhome industry. EMKA is a regular guest at the world’s largest trade fair for caravans and camping. After all, the portfolio of the world market leader is packed with locking technology and hinges for all requirements – from standard caravans to luxury liners. One…

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For 25 years HANSA Klimasysteme has relied on EMKA


Sophisticated air-conditioning technology meets secure locking solutions: HANSA Klimasysteme and EMKA have been working together to reliably lock complex air conditioning and ventilation units with fittings and gaskets for over two decades. The latest project focused on replacing existing components: aluminium parts are used as connecting elements at the…

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Rittal relies on EMKA


Flexible design and reliable application: In order to set up control and switchgear systems as quickly as possible and to operate them safely, system engineers need a wide range of electro-technical components that must meet a variety of requirements in order to interact. This includes the locking technology, which should not only be easy to operate but must…

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Smart Lock Management for SICHERT Outdoor Cabinets


An intelligent all-in-one solution consisting of locking technology and outdoor housing was the goal of the joint development by SICHERT and EMKA. It is intended to replace the management of physical keys through a digital tool and thus combine security and central monitoring in one system. Problem solved: EMKA’s electronic swinghandles enable the mechanical…

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KUKA industrial robots are used in the automotive, electronics, and medical technology sectors and much more.

EMKA ensures that KUKA robot technology is secure


Precision-fit closure technology with maximum assembly convenience: For decades, the Robotics and Automation group KUKA has relied on EMKA’s closures and hinges. So far, a total of several tens of thousands of items are used each year in control cabinets that serve to control intelligent industrial robots. EMKA fittings also play a vital role in the secure…

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From sample to finished boat: EMKA ­accompanies AV2 during development


When thinking of French luxury brands, Chanel or Louis Vuitton come to mind. But also EMKA? Yes, when it comes to the partnership with Advanced Aerodynamic Vessels, a manufacturer of catamarans for passenger transport. EMKA hardware parts reliably close the entrance doors, flaps, and entrances to the engine compartment – among other things in a prestigious…

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