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Who we are

made in germany    Made in Germany

We are Octagon. We stand for technology and innovation.

Since its foundation in 1987, Octagon has been a traditional company in the market with continuous growth, known world-wide for its technologies and numerous patents as well as innovative products for the plastic film extrusion industry.

Our highly qualified technical team has profound knowledge and experience and includes physicists, hardware specialists, programmers of special software, mechanical and electronic engineers, designers and technicians dedicated to research and development of products and services. On this basis we have been able to produce systems for the quality management of blown film extrusion.

New management

In 2020, Carl Andreas Janzen took over the entire company of Octagon, A new strategic era within the company began, made possible thanks to his vast experience in the plastics sector, as well as his important network of connections and contacts of trust.

Together with the Horsch family (Horsch Group), part owners of the company, an experienced strategic board of great importance for Octagon was created.

Horsch Octagon Blown Film Control

Octagon prides itself on having the fastest after-sales service in the market. In this manner, our highly qualified and specialised technical service team is always available to our customers, either on-site or online using our exclusive software to resolve faults quickly and efficiently.

In addition, we have our exclusive training system with selected priorities for operational training of our customers. Training also includes technical manuals with easy language. Therefore the machine operator knows how to handle our equipment in the best and most efficient way with the result of generating quick results for greater quality and productivity.

We are known to be a humane company, based on principles that values the family and a good relation to our customers. We are always on the lookout for ways to raise and improve our services, as well as our customer’s experience and satisfaction.

Meet our team of coordinators

jürgen geiger

Dipl.-Phys. Jürgen Geiger

Technical Manager
andreas janzen 1

C. Andreas Janzen


Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Meixner

Senior Service Engineer
robert uhleman

Robert Uhlemann

Purchasing / Sales
olaf laser

Olaf Laser

Production Manager
roland schafer

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Roland Schäfer

Design Engineer
joachim hemberger 1

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Joachim Hemberger

Electronic Engineer
walter pieschula

Walter Piechulla


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