Guided webs around the world.

With almost 1.600 employees in 15 countries, Erhardt+Leimer is one of the world leaders in the area of web control and web inspection. Our reliable products and solutions support manufacturers in the textile, paper, corrugated card, printing and tire industry in the efficient design of their production processes. 


Industry 4.0 – we're on the way Today and tomorrow


Our digital control systems and the corresponding components have been "i4.0 ready" since 1995. Our products...

  • work together in an intelligent manner in networks,
  • communicate reliably with the devices of our customers,
  • back up and restore device and system data,
  • offer both direct and remote access for Service and
  • can be functionally expanded in a simple manner via the Data Master or Soft PLC.


We at Erhardt+Leimer want to be in the vanguard of Industry 4.0. In so doing, we are concentrating on solutions which actively support our customers.

By the 100th anniversary of our foundation in 2019, we wish to

  • further expand and improve the digital options for the support of our customers - for example, in the field of web-based management and predictive maintenance.
  • Help our customers further, through the use of hi-tech analysis tools, to optimize their processes, reduce failure times and secure quality in a sustainable manner.

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Tried and trusted standard solutions for optimum results

Almost any challenge can be mastered easily with our tried and trusted standard systems, guaranteeing optimum results in every aspect.


All the systems from a single source

From web guiding through web tension measurement to print image monitoring, we can offer all the systems from a single source. This guarantees ideal interplay, the best results and economically efficient production. 

Optimum integration of system and mechanics

To offer optimum solutions, a high level of integration between the system and mechanics are required. We prove this competence every day on countless machines around the world.

Quality control made easy

Quality control must be simple, function safely and guarantee 100% quality. Our inspection system permanently checks the entire web width and length and detects defects such as printing errors, missing labels, unremoved matrix, splice points and flags securely and completely.

A wide range of solutions for more efficiency

Efficient production processes with comprehensive automation of the individual production steps are essential for economic success. Whether precise web guiding, web tension or quality assurance, they all guarantee best results of both quantity and quality.

Perfect web guiding at high speed

Efficiency requires high unit integration at high web speeds. With tailor-made web tension and web guiding control systems, we can fulfil the high expectations and requirements of our customers.

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Dirk Schröder

Dirk Schröder
Sales Division Manager

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