Multi Opening Presses

Flexible and Highly Automated Solutions

Multi Opening Presses: Large Batch Sizes and Short Cycle Times

For large batch sizes: we developed the Hymmen multi opening presses in close co-operation with our customers and suppliers. Hymmen multi opening press lines (MEP) are ideal for the production of large batch sizes in the shortest possible cycle times.

Hymmen is the only provider worldwide to offer the coating system as both a continuous and a cycle press, thus ensuring its customers have the optimum coating solution whatever their individual requirements.

Multi Opening Presses

  • MEP details

  • 16-daylight press with re-cooling

  • 20-daylight press with re-cooling

Your Advantages at a Glance

  • Press frame ensures uniform pressure distribution across the entire press surface

  • Heating plates ensure optimum heating flow behaviour

  • Upper sheet clamping device with fixed mounting position: no sheet damage and time savings due to elimination of sheet circulation

  • Press cylinder units minimise press pit

  • Savings thanks to combined guide system and heating plate system

  • Heat protection plates with minimum wear

Sample applications

Compact boards - exterior application


Compact boards - interior application

Compact boards - interior application



Compact boards for interior construction


Compact boards for the furniture, laboratory and medical sector


Compact boards for building façades


Engineered Wood


Our Machines

Example – re-cooling press for high-gloss laminates

Number of daylights: 20
Specific pressing power: max. 760 N/cm2
Heating plate format: 3,000 x 2,200 mm
Daylight spacing: 90 mm
Duration of press cycle: 20 min
Coated substrate: MDF and chipboard panels
Substrate thickness: 6 - 32 mm

Hymmen - Multi opening press lines

  • Multi opening press (MEP)


  • Multi opening press (MEP) II

Brochure for Multi Opening Presses to Download

Hymmen in the Press

Process and manufacturing expertise for complete plants in the field of engineered wood
[Translate to Englisch:] Engineered Wood - Projektierung aus einer Hand