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GEMÜ Gebr. Müller Apparatebau GmbH & Co. KG

GEMÜ Gebr. Müller Apparatebau GmbH & Co. KG


74653 Ingelfingen

GEMÜ is one of the world's leading manufacturers of valves, measurement and control systems. Over the course of 50 years, this globally focused, second generation family owned and managed enterprise has established itself in important industrial sectors thanks to its innovative products and customised solutions for process media control. GEMÜ is the world market leader for sterile valve applications in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
Today, the GEMÜ Group employs over 900 employees in Germany and more than 1,600 employees worldwide.
Manufacturing is carried out at six manufacturing sites in Germany, Switzerland, China, Brazil, France and the USA. From Germany we coordinate global marketing with 27 subsidiaries and with a large distributor network in over 50 countries, the GEMÜ Group is active on all continents.
A highly modern production and logistics centre in Germany groups together the global flow of goods from our factories and guarantees that all European customers are supplied quickly and efficiently.
Production is flexibly arranged and also designed to produce individual items and large orders. A broad based modular system and adapted automation components mean that predefined standard products and customised solutions can be combined to make over 400,000 product versions.
Thanks to its diverse range of products, GEMÜ is the right partner for many industries: From sterile applications in the biotechnology industry through to large-scale water treatment projects.
Our specialists – together with our customers – are always looking for the optimum solution for current and future requirements.
Further information can be found at www.gemu-group.com.

Product news


    Continuous electronic traceability thanks to valves with RFID

    The increasing requirements for documentation and optimization of maintenance processes are also placing increased focus on the individual components within a plant. As an innovative manufacturer of valves, measurement and control systems, GEMÜ recognised this and equipped its valves with integrated RFID chips. This is not only used for continuous electronic traceability but also for direct maintenance support.

    The system, referred to as GEMÜ CONEXO, comprises valves with an integrated RFID chip (in the body, diaphragm and actuator), an electronic reading device, the CONEXO pen and IT infrastructure comprising a CONEXO app for mobile end devices and the CONEXO portal server as a central database ideally installed at the operator's premises.
    This interaction allows the maintenance technician to call up current information at the valve in the field at any time, for instance the valve description, instructions, test reports or maintenance information.
    No online connection is required for this; the data is saved on a mobile end device.
    Since the information can be read out at the valve itself, the IQ process (installation qualification) is sped up as the required documents and test reports can be called up and compared quickly and easily.
    The CONEXO system also offers major advantages for maintenance processes during operation. The maintenance documentation is processed electronically by the CONEXO app.
    The maintenance technician is guided through the maintenance processes, can record the evaluation of wearing parts electronically and verify this via photo documentation.
    This allows the data to be recorded electronically in an organised manner and also further processed electronically in a simple manner, whether for the customer's SCADA environment or in the customer's ERP system. The CONEXO portal can be used to analyze the history of operating media sites, even cross-plant. This enables the maintenance intervals to be optimally adapted too.
    CONEXO is designed as an open system which means that many other plant components can be managed in the system in addition to GEMÜ valves.