MIKROSAM

Software solutions and equipment for: AFP/ATL, automated production of composite pressure vessels (CPVs), filament winding, prepreg making (solvent, hot-melt, thermoplastic resin systems), prepreg slitting and rewinding. Composite R&D center services: prototyping, testing, product development, demonstration.

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PO Box 169
Prilep, 7500 MK

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INNOVATIVE COMPOSITE MANUFACTURING SOLUTIONS

Mikrosam AD, is a globally recognized leader in developing, designing and delivering specialized software solutions, control systems and highly advanced equipment for processing and manufacturing parts of composite materials: - Automated Fiber Placement (AFP) - Automated Tape Laying (ATL) - Prepreg Making/Slitting/Rewinding - Filament Winding - Automated Prodution of CNG, LPG and other CPVs.

As Seen In CompositesWorld

Thermoplastic composites: Past the tipping point?
The manufacturing world watched a decade ago as automatically placed thermoset composite tapes replaced aluminum in commercial airframes and made composites a household word in markets around the world. Has the time come for thermoplastic composite tapes to make a similar impact?

MIKROSAM thermoset thermoplastic and dry fiber AFP automated fiber placement systems

JEC World 2018 preview: MIKROSAM
TAURUS, LIBRA and DISCOVERY solutions for AFP and ATL

Consolidating thermoplastic composite aerostructures in place, Part 1
After more than 30 years of development, in-situ consolidation is nearing its promise to eliminate fasteners and the autoclave, and enable an integrated, multifunctional airframe.

Mikrosam system combines automated fiber placement with filament winding.

Mikrosam launches hybrid AFP & FW solution for composites production
The hybrid work cell integrates the advantages of filament winding (FW) and automated fiber placement (AFP) technologies.

Live from 2017 Carbon Fiber conference
Automation, 3D printing and thermoplastics herald a new future for carbon fiber composites.

Mikrosam automated manufacturing.

Mikrosam expands into North America
Macedonia-based Mikrosam will partner with New Jersey-based Composites Automation LLC to sell its composites automation system into North America.

Mikrosam automated CNG pressure vessel production system.

CAMX 2017 preview: Mikrosam
Mikrosam (Prilep, Macedonia) is emphasizing automation equipment for fiber and tape placement, with multiple exchangeable heads.

JEC World 2017 exhibit preview
JEC World will be held March 14-16 in Paris. CW previews some of the products and technologies that will be at the show.

Mikrosam delivers automated filament winding line to Magna
Integrated production cell for high-volume production of composite CNG tanks installed in Graz, Austria plant.

CAMX 2016 preview: MIKROSAM
MIKROSAM (Prilep, Macedonia), a specialist in automated fiber placement (AFP) and automated tape laying (ATL) technology, is featuring Robot System AFP/ATL, a workcell that integrates the two processes into a single product solution.

Automated filament winding enables competitive composite cylinders
Carefully controlled, robust, volume processes offer fabricators of Class IV LPG/CNG tanks a means to meet increasing demand in Europe and Asia.

JEC Europe 2015: Product and exhibit previews
The world's largest composites trade show, JEC Europe, is coming up next week, March 10-12 in Paris, France. CW received from some exhibitors a preview of the products and technologies that they will have on exhibit at the show.

JEC Europe 2015 preview: Mikrosam
Mikrosam (Prilep, Macedonia) will feature its new automated tape laying (ATL) system, developed for a civil airplane parts’ manufacturer.

Impregnation lines, AFP equipment
Mikrosam said its new Li3000 series of impregnation lines for prepregging incorporate a sophisticated means of measuring both dry fabric weight and final prepreg weight.

Mikrosam opens composites and robotics facility in Macedonia
Composites manufacturer Mikrosam has opened its new Institute for Advanced Composites and Robotics (IACR) in Prilep, Macedonia, emphasizing robotics, prepregging, filament winding and fiber placement technologies.

Composites automation: Trending smaller and robotic
Although AFP and automated tape laying (ATL) lamination technologies are widely used in the aircraft industry, market conditions in the past few years are driving some changes in composites equipment supplier product lines. Consultant Carroll Grant explains why.

Virtek/Gerber booth

JEC COMPOSITES 2009 Product Showcase
Despite the doleful state of the global economy, the turnout in Paris — exhibitors and visitors — proved surprisingly strong.

CGTech spar screen shot series

AFP/ATL design-to-manufacture: Bridging the gap
Managing production of a structure made via fiber or tape placement often requires software-aided  manipulation of the subtle differences between that which is designed and that which can be manufactured.

AFP system targets R&D
Mikrosam has developed an automated fiber placement (AFP) machine for laboratory or research and development use.

Delivery head

A Filament Winder Buyer's Guide
Specifying that new machine with your process and product in mind.

Product Categories of MIKROSAM

Primary manufacturing equipment
  • Automatic tape layers
  • Automated fiber placement machines
  • Filament winding machines and software controls
  • Impregnation lines
  • Other primary manufacturing equipment
Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • CAD/CAM/CAE hardware/software
    • CNC machining equipment (multiaxis)
    • Computer controls and software
    • Creels and bobbins, for fiber
    • Curing ovens/lamp arrays
    • Furnaces
    • Mandrel extractors, hydraulic
    • Mandrel extractors, pneumatic
    • Material handling equipment
    • Ovens
    • Process controls
    • Rollers
    • Slitters
    • Winders/rewinders
    • Cutting equipment, flatbed, computerized
      • Cutting equipment, diamond tip
      • Cutting equipment, knife
Fiber converting/prepreg manufacturing equipment
  • Tensioning equipment
  • Impregnation lines
    • Impregnation lines, hot melt
    • Impregnation lines, powder
    • Impregnation lines, solvent
Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Automatic tape laying
    • Fiber placement
    • Filament winding
    • Prototyping
  • Thermoset materials
    • Automatic tape laying
    • Fiber placement
    • Filament winding
    • Prototyping
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Education/Training
  • Expert witness
  • Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)
  • Inspection services
  • Market research
  • Materials analysis
  • Product design
  • Repair services, equipment and machines
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, business development/acquisition
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
    • Consulting, structual design
    • Consulting, other
  • Testing
    • Testing, environmental
    • Testing, health and safety
    • Testing, materials
    • Testing, product
    • Testing, structural