Company info

Kongsberg Automotive Fluid Transfer Systems

Kongsberg Automotive Fluid Transfer Systems

Kongsberg Automotive Fluid Transfer Systems has been supplying PTFE media transfer solutions since 1979 and continues to serve its chosen markets with innovative and competitive products.

History

  • 1979: Astraflex(UK) was founded as a privately owned company
  • 1980: Teleflex Fluid Transfer Systems USA founded
  • 1991: Teleflex purchases Astraflex
  • 2003: Astraflex changes its trading name to Teleflex Fluid Transfer Systems
  • 2007: Kongsberg Automotive acquires Teleflex Fluid Transfer Systems, Teleflex Automotive and Teleflex Industrial

Read more about our plants in Normanton (UK) and Suffield (US)

Corporate profile

Our parent company, Kongsberg Automotive ASA, provides world-class products to the global vehicles industry and had revenues exceeding USD 1.2 billion in 2013. Kongsberg Automotive focuses on continuous, managed growth through product innovation and a customer oriented approach.

At KA Fluid Transfer Systems, we design and manufacture specially engineered products, and serve as a leading supplier to the automotive, industrial, marine and medical markets. We are experts in the markets we serve. Dedicated to customer service, we strive to design real-world solutions with products that are practical, cost-effective and reliable.

Manufacturing facilities

KA Fluid Transfer Systems has two sites that manufacture PTFE hose from start to finish. We pride ourselves on the quality of our hoses and are acredited to the highest current world standards in manufacturing.

In a world where new entrants to the PTFE hose market are using subcontractors to supply them with the more technical aspects of the product, you can rest assured that our products are designed, manufactured and tested on site before they are released to the market.



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A world of applications

PTFE hoses are an ideal problem solver for fluid transfer applications involving aggressive chemicals, extremes of temperature/pressure or extreme movement /vibration.

 

See some real life examples of how PTFE hoses are used.

 

 

Application examples

Food industry

Food industry

Paint industry

Paint industry

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Industrial robots

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