News & Events

2012

ExpressDry Vended Tumblers now with reversing option

ExpressDry Vended Tumblers now with reversing option

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Oshkosh, Wis.--Continental Girbau recently announced that all single-pocket ExpressDry Drying Tumblers are now available with a reversing option. The reversing feature continuously unbinds and untangles laundry items – notably sheets, large blankets and comforters – throughout the course of the dry cycle. “It delivers better drying quality because items are untangled, and thus, dried more evenly without wet areas,” said Continental Vice President Joel Jorgensen. “The reversing also ensures items come out of the dryer with fewer wrinkles in less time, ensuring valuable drying capacity is available for the next paying customer.”.. Read More

Continental Girbau, Girbau Industrial & OnePress Compact 5-in-One Ironing System Debuts

Continental Girbau, Girbau Industrial & OnePress Compact 5-in-One Ironing System Debuts

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau, Inc. recently released the Compact 5-in-One Ironing System. A space-saving ironer/folder, the Compact processes up to 82-feet-of-linen-per-minute and works seamlessly with an optional feeder, stacker and small-piece accumulator to quickly accomplish feeding, ironing, folding, stacking and accumulating... Read More

Continental introduces Compact 5-in-One Ironing System

Continental introduces Compact 5-in-One Ironing System

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Oshkosh, Wis.— Continental Girbau Inc. recently unleashed the Compact 5-in-One Ironing System – a space-saving ironer/folder processing up to 50-feet-of-linen-per-minute. Available in 24- and 32-inch diameters, 102- and 130-inch finishing widths, the Continental Compact Series 5-in-One works seamlessly with an optional feeder, stacker and small-piece accumulator to quickly accomplish feeding, ironing, folding, stacking and accumulating. Each model is available in either natural gas or liquid propane heat sources... Read More

Girbau Industrial adds Compact 5-in-One

Girbau Industrial adds Compact 5-in-One Ironing System – a feeder/ironer/folder/stacker/accumulator

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Oshkosh, Wis.— Girbau Industrial (GI) recently introduced the new Compact 5-in-One Ironing System, an industrial machine that automatically feeds, irons, folds, stacks and accumulates. This space-saving system – available in 24-, 32- and 48-inch diameters 102- and 130-inch finishing widths – delivers processing speeds of up to 82-feet-per-minute. The GI Compact 5-in-One works seamlessly with an optional feeder, stacker and small-piece accumulator to quickly accomplish feeding, ironing, folding, stacking and accumulating. Each model is available with natural gas or liquid propane (LP) heat sources... Read More

OnePress Compact 5-in-One Ironing System

OnePress introduces Compact 5-in-One Ironing System

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Oshkosh, Wis.— OnePress recently added the Compact 5-in-One Ironing System to its comprehensive ironer line-up. This new space-saving ironer/folder processes up to 50 feet of linen per minute. Available in 24- and 32-inch diameters, 102- and 130-inch finishing widths, the Compact works seamlessly with an optional feeder, stacker and small-piece accumulator to quickly accomplish feeding, ironing, folding, stacking and accumulating. Each model is available in either natural gas or steam... Read More

Continental E-Series 55-pound capacity washer-extractor

Continental E-Series 55-pound capacity washer-extractor available in single-phase

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Oshkosh, Wis. – Continental Girbau’s E-Series™ 55-pound capacity washer-extractor now offers a single-phase option to meet the needs of most laundry applications. “The single-phase option allows for high-performance machines to be installed at locations with limited utilities – the type of power typically available in older construction or light commercial buildings,” said Continental Vice President Joel Jorgensen... Read More

ExpressWash 55-pound capacity washer-extractor

Continental ExpressWash 55-pound capacity washer-extractor available in single-phase

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Oshkosh, Wis. – Continental Girbau’s ExpressWash™ 55-pound capacity washer-extractor now offers a single-phase option to meet the needs of most vended laundry applications. “The single-phase option allows for high-performance machines to be installed at locations with limited utilities – the type of power typically available in older construction or light commercial buildings,” said Continental Vice President Joel Jorgensen... Read More

Continental ExpressDry Special Ops Gear Dryer

Continental introduces new ExpressDry™ Special Ops Gear Dryer

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc.’s new ExpressDry Special Ops Gear Dryer is equipped with 12 utility drying ports and four invertible stickmen drying stations to quickly and safely dry protective gear and apparatuses used for firefighting and special operations, such as swift water, ice and dive rescues. Constructed for ease of assembly and mobility, the new ExpressDry Special Ops Gear Dryer also offers an optional boot tree capable of drying up to four pairs of soaked boots per “tree station” in just 60 minutes... Read More

The Soft-mount Washer

The Soft-mount Washer – When You're Tight on Space and Light on Foundation

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Oshkosh, WI—Finding extra space to install an industrial washer isn’t always easy. But, fire departments across the country are squeezing them into truck bays and utility rooms, knowing an in-house industrial washer is critical to keeping gear clean, costs down, and firefighters safe. When space is at a premium, a soft-mount washer-extractor provides a sensible benefit over its hard-mount rival – an easy-to-install freestanding design... Read More

Continental partners with RJ Kool

Continental partners with RJ Kool to distribute on-premise laundry products

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. recently partnered with RJ Kool Co. (RJ Kool) – a full-service laundry distributor headquartered in Kansas City, Mo. As a result, RJ Kool now provides Continental products to on-premise laundries throughout Eastern Missouri and Southern Illinois... Read More

Continental partners with RJ Kool

Continental partners with RJ Kool to distribute vended laundry products

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. recently partnered with RJ Kool Co. (RJ Kool) – a full-service laundry distributor headquartered in Kansas City, Mo. As a result, RJ Kool now provides Continental products to vended laundries throughout Eastern Missouri and Southern Illinois... Read More

Continental Express Flatwork Ironer

Continental debuts Express Flatwork Ironer line

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Oshkosh, WI—Continental Girbau Inc. recently unleashed the new Express Flatwork Ironer line, a team of waxless ironers capable of finishing up to 50 feet of linen per minute. Available in 13- and 20-inch roll diameters and up to 125-inch finishing widths, Express Flatwork Ironers boast new conveniences, including significantly enhanced processing speeds; an easily accessible lint cleanout; a wide, metallic feeding tray; reinforced lateral bearings; and multiple heating systems and types... Read More

Andrew 'Bud' Bakker Joins CG West

Andrew 'Bud' Bakker Joins CG West

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Santa Fe Springs, Calif.—Andrew ‘Bud’ Bakker recently joined Continental Girbau West (CG West), in Santa Fe Springs, Calif., as vice-president of sales. In his new role, Bakker manages and works to grow all vended, on-premise and industrial laundry sales efforts for CG West... Read More

Continental Pro-Series II Dryers

Continental Pro-Series II Dryers enhanced: new controls, moisture sensing technology and added models

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Oshkosh, Wis.– Continental Girbau Inc. recently unleashed significant enhancements to its Pro-Series II Dryer line. First, the entire line offers two new control options – the simple-to-use Dual Digital Control and the highly programmable Microprocessor Control. Second, all Pro-Series II Dryers with microprocessor controls now offer an optional Linen Life Extension (LLE) system— a moisture sensing feature engineered to prevent over-drying, extend linen life and increase energy-efficiency. Finally, electric heating is now available on the 125-pound capacity singlepocket dryer, previously only available in natural gas and steam heated models... Read More

Continental promotes Martin; hires Hull

Continental promotes Martin; hires Hull and Anderson

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Oshkosh, Wis.—Continental Girbau Inc. recently announced changes to its Marketing and Advertising department. Tari Martin, who joined Continental in 2005 as Continental Creative Services (CCS) graphic designer, was recently promoted to director of marketing communications. Additionally, Jodi Hull and Laura Anderson recently joined Continental as advertising assistant and graphic designer, respectively... Read More