Profile

The ELAFLEX group of companies bases on the closely interconnected firms ELAFLEX - Gummi Ehlers GmbH and ELAFLEX HIBY Tanktechnik GmbH & Co. KG, with their three sales divisions SAT (hoses and fittings - all sectors except forecourt), ERV (rubber expansion joints) and EHT (petrol station equipment).

Business Sector: refuelling equipment:
Development and distribution of products for the safe transfer of fuels, chemical products and other fluid media.

ELAFLEX - Gummi Ehlers GmbH

Managing Directors:

Jürgen Harengel
Achim Aehle
Stefan Kunter
  • Sales Division SAT (Hoses and Fittings)
  • Sales Division ERV (Rubber Expansion Joints)

ELAFLEX HIBY Tanktechnik GmbH & Co. KG

Co-owned in equal parts: Thomas Hiby GmbH & Co. KG, ELAFLEX - Gummi Ehlers GmbH.
Managing Directors:

Stefan Kunter
Moritz Hiby
Jürgen Harengel
  • Sales Division EHT (Elaflex Hiby Tanktechnik)

Facts and figures

Company incorporation: 1923


Business Sector: refuelling equipment:

Development and distribution of products for the safe transfer of fuels, chemical products and other fluid media.


Export ratio: > 70%


Employees (international): > 450

Products:

Automatic Dispensing Nozzles
(ZVA Slimline 2, ZVA Slimline 2 GR...)

Non-Automatic Dispensing Nozzles
(ZV 19, ZVF 50, ZV 500...)

Safety Breaks
(SSB 16, CSB 21...)

Aircraft Refuelling Hoses
(YELLO BAND... / NEON...)

Tank Truck Hoses
(YELLOW BAND HD, TW, LTW...)

Chemical Hoses
(UTS / UTL, ELAFLON PLUS FEP, PTFE...)

PAL Chemical Hoses
(POLYPAL CLEAN, TECNOPAL...)

All current hose fittings

Tank and Pipe Fittings
(TW Couplings, Camloc Couplings, Flanges...)

Safety Hose Clamps
(SPANNLOC, SPANNFIX)

Pharma Hoses
(ELAPHARM...)

Rubber Expansion Joints
(ERV-G / -R / ROTEX...)

Dry Disconnect and
Safety Breakaway Couplings
(MannTek DDC, DGC, DAC, SBC, CBC)

Production:

A major part of the ELAFLEX product range are our own developments protected by copyright or patents.

Production of forecourt components, assembling of hose / fittings and Rubber Expansion Joints by ELAFLEX Hamburg.

Production or nozzles and accessories by ELAFLEX HIBY, branch Plettenberg.

Production of hoses by ContiTech Fluid, Korbach.

Production of bellows for Rubber Expansion Joints by ContiTech Luftfedersysteme, Hannover.

Production of Dry Disconnect Couplings and Safety Break-Away Couplings by MannTek, Sweden.

Quality Assurance:

Quality management system ISO 9001 by Germanischer Lloyd, approval no. QS - 273 HH.

Approval according European Pressure Equipment Directive 2014/68/EU for hose assemblies and rubber expansion joints, categories I and II.
Certificate No. 88 351-13 HH by DNV GL (PED-E1-3).

Quality assurance concept according AQAP-2130 for supplies to NATO-forces, approval no. 9779/01 VG 95958 (ERV rubber expansion joints), approval no. 9779/01 VG 95922 (hoses).

Certification of the ELAFLEX products according to russian standard "EAC" (ex GOST-R).

Distribution:

By authorized distributors, agents and subsidiaries.
Original Equipment Manufacturers normally are supplied directly by ELAFLEX Hamburg or our subsidiaries.