STOLBERGER Solutions: Machines for cable and ropes

We supply stranding machines for metal wires aluminum and copper, steel wires or textile strands such as Kevlar or the like.

Stranding machines

  • Rigid strander
  • Planetary strander
  • Tubular strander
  • Bar strander
  • Planetary strander for CTC
  • Vertical strander
  • Bow strander
  • Skip strander
  • Drum twister
Planetary strander for umbilicalsPlanetary strander for umbilicals
Planetary strander for ctcPlanetary strander for ctc
Rigid stranderRigid strander
Bow stranderBow strander
Tubular stranderTubular strander
Planetary stranderPlanetary strander
Skip stranderSkip strander
Drum twisterDrum twister
Vertical stranderVertical strander

We supply armouring machines for underground cable, mine cable, submarine cable and umbilicals with flat or round steel wires or for armouring with Kevlar strings.

Armouring machines

  • Rigid strander
  • Planetary strander
  • Kevlar armouring line
  • Taping head
Armouring line for umbilicalsArmouring line for umbilicals
Planetary stranderPlanetary strander
Rigid stranderRigid strander
Kevlar armouring lineKevlar armouring line
Steel taping headSteel taping head

We supply bunching machines for single wires or multiple bundles.

Bunching machines

  • Single twist buncher
  • Double twist buncher
Double twist buncherDouble twist buncher
Double twist buncherDouble twist buncher
Single twist buncherSingle twist buncher

Our range of taping machines is very versatile. It includes horizontal taping machines, concentric or eccentric design. Vertical taping machines are also part of our scope of supply.

Taping machines

  • Steel taping head
  • Tangential taping head
  • Concentric taping head
  • Vertical taping head
  • Direct taper
Steel taping headSteel taping head
Tangentiall taping headTangentiall taping head
Concentric taping headConcentric taping head
Direct taperDirect taper
Vertical taping headVertical taping head

We supply capstans in all established designs as single or double disc capstans for pulling forces up to 140 tons. We built belt type capstans the classical way with 2 belts or with 4 belts for special applications.

Capstans machines

  • Single disc capstans
  • Double disc capstans
  • Belt type capstans, 2 belt design
  • Belt type capstans, 4 belt design
  • Tiltable belt type capstans
  • Rotating belt type capstans
Double disc capstanDouble disc capstan
Caterpillar capstanCaterpillar capstan
Four-belt caterpillar capstanFour-belt caterpillar capstan
Tiltable caterpillar capstanTiltable caterpillar capstan
Rotating caterpillar capstanRotating caterpillar capstan

Pay-offs and take-ups are built in different designs. For small weights and small spools as cantilever type, for higher weights as column type and for especially heavy cables or ropes as selftraversing pay-offs/take-ups. We built pay-offs/take-ups for all applications, such as winding of blank conductors, isolated conductors/cables, steel strands/ropes, umbilicals, steel tubes or continuously transposed conductors (CTC).

Unwinding / Winding machines

  • stationary pay-offs/take-ups
  • selftraversing pay-offs/take-ups
  • Portal-type take-ups
  • Bridge-type take-ups
  • A-shape take-ups
stationary pay-off/take-upstationary pay-off/take-up
Portal-type take-upPortal-type take-up
selftraversing take-upselftraversing take-up
Bridge-type take-upBridge-type take-up
A-shape take-upA-shape take-up

We supply extruders ranging from screw ø of 30-200mm. The screw length depends on the isolating material to be processed. Our extrusion lines are operating for insulation of conductors or cable jacketing and also for injection of plastic material in steel ropes. We supply individual extruders and also complete extrusion lines.

Isolating / Extruding machines

  • Insulation extrusion
  • Jacketing extrusion
  • Extruders
  • Extrusion lines
Triple-extrusion lineTriple-extrusion line

Our rod breakdown machines are suitable for cable manufacturers with small tonnage of copper and aluminum to be processed per month. Drawing machines for medium and multiple wire drawing machines add to our scope of supply.

Wire drawing machines

  • Copper
  • Aluminum
  • Special drawing machines
  • Drawing blocks
  • Rod breakdown machines
  • Drawing machines for medium wire
  • Fine wire drawing machines
  • Multiwire drawing machines
Drawing lineDrawing line
Drawing machineDrawing machine
Double spoolerDouble spooler
Barrel coilerBarrel coiler



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Stolberger: 1952 as Stolberger Maschinen- und Apparatebau GmbH in Stolberg

Queins: 1974 as Queins & Co. GmbH in Aachen by Hans Georg Queins

Stolberger: 1970 acquisition company Niehaus, Düsseldorf

Stolberger: 1986-87 acquisitions: KMB, Klasrepohl, Scheller Kabelmaschinen, Bager

Stolberger: Move 2014 to Monschau
Queins: Move 1988 to Monschau

acquision by Wilms Group:
Stolberger: 2002
Queins: 2011

December 2020: fusion of both companies Stolberger KMB Maschinenfabrik GmbH and Queins Machines GmbH to Stolberger Maschinenfabrik GmbH (HRB 11440)


We wish to inform you that as of 04.01.2021 our companies Stolberger KMB Maschinenfabrik GmbH and Queins Machines GmbH were merged and will do business under the new legal name Stolberger Maschinenfabrik GmbH. All further records of transactions and correspondence between you and our company must reflect our updated name.

Please be assured that no more changes have been made with regard to the nature of or business and customer service, among others.

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Location and Contacts

Stolberger Maschinenfabrik GmbH

Hans-Georg-Weiss-Straße 12
D-52156 Monschau
+49 2472 8080
+49 2472 3014


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