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HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

HEXPOL TPE

International TPE compounder HEXPOL TPE will present the latest developments in the Mediprene family of TPEs at PHARAMAPACK 2020 in Paris (5-6 February). Among the highlights will be several Mediprene TPE grades for solvent bonding applications. Read more

materials

Guido Frohnhaus named Tech Director at Arburg

Arburg

Guido Frohnhaus has taken over as Managing Director of Technology and Engineering at Arburg GmbH + Co KG in Lossburg, Germany. Read more

machinery

Covestro and GAC Group in concept car collaboration

GAC

Covestro has partnered with the Research and Development Center of Guangzhou Automobile Group Co Ltd. (GAC R&D Center) to develop a lightweight composite seat back for the Chinese car manufacturer's latest electric concept car, the ENO.146. Read more

materials

Telsonic ultrasonics tick the box for automotive moulding assembly

Telsonic

The reputation of Telsonic’s ultrasonic technology within the UK automotive supplier base is such that it is widely accepted as the joining process of choice for a growing number of automotive component manufacturers. Read more

machinery

Swiss Plastics Expo: Expertise straight from practice

Swiss Plastics Platform

During the Innovation Symposium at the Swiss Plastics Expo, experts will report on current issues in the plastics industry. In addition, visitors will benefit from showcase presentations in which exhibitors detail their experiences and projects. Read more

industry

FMI: Injection moulding preferred for IML manufacturing

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Expected to reach a market value of a billion US Dollars by 2020, global consumption of in-mould labels will witness a gradual CAGR of below three per cent during 2019-2029. Read more

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The Wittmann Group at Swiss Plastics Expo

Wittmann Group

The Wittmann Group, represented by Battenfeld (Schweiz) AG and Wittmann Kunststofftechnik AG, will present its latest range of injection moulding technology, automation and auxiliaries at the Swiss Plastics Expo in Lucerne from 21-23 January. Read more

machinery

Accumold showcasing micro moulding service at MD&M West

Accumold

Accumold will bring over 30-years of experience enabling innovation through micro moulding to the MD&M West show in Anaheim, US, on 11-13 February 2020, and will be showcasing examples of small and intricate parts developed for medical device OEMs Read more

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Swiss Plastics Expo 2020: bfa solutions exhibiting with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

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At Swiss Plastics Expo 2020, bfa solutions and Sumitomo (SHI) Demag will demonstrate the advantages of horizontal and vertical connectivity using a system from MES PiSolutions and two injection moulding machines. Read more

industry

Beer and skylines – and plastics manufacturing: Europe 2019

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Beer and skylines – and plastics manufacturing: Europe 2019

Editor Rob Coker remembers some of the standout trips made in 2019, and looks forward to more in 2020 Read more

19 Dec 2019 16:48 editor's blog

KRAIBURG TPE’s THERMOLAST K series packed with scratch resistance and soft-touch properties

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KRAIBURG TPE’s THERMOLAST K series is packed with scratch resistance and soft-touch properties that are essential for travel accessories application. Read more

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Sumitomo (SHI) Demag gives machine energy testing the ‘greener’ light

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag is enabling UK manufacturers to reduce energy consumption by launching a new testing service and more educated machinery investment decisions. Read more

machinery

3D printed components receive the ‘Scopic Standard’ through DTI partnership

Scopic

Just over a year ago, Scopic were approached by the Danish Technological Institute to facilitate a customer’s requirement for metal detectable 3D printed nylon parts for the food processing industry. Read more

materials

KraussMaffei’s NETSTAL ELIOS series faster than ever

KraussMaffei

‘Substantial optimisation’ was how KraussMaffei described the achievement of the dry-cycle time of the NETSTAL ELION series models following an adjustment to the clamping unit controller. Read more

machinery

BASF expands Ultrason P range with improved flowability

BASF

BASF is expanding its Ultrason P product range with a particularly low-viscosity grade. The new polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) Ultrason P 2010 is characterised by improved flow behaviour in injection moulding Read more

materials

FANUC: 2020 must be year of automation for UK manufacturing

FANUC

UK manufacturers must tip the balance in favour of automation in 2020 to avoid falling behind international competition, according to FANUC UK’s Managing Director Tom Bouchier. Read more

machinery

Cabka at LogiMAT: sustainable transport solutions made from plastic

Cabka-IPS

Plastic recycling specialist Cabka-IPS will be presenting its innovative solutions for the sustainable and economical transport of goods at LogiMAT 2020 on 10-12 March in Stuttgart, Germany. Read more

materials

Wittmann presents SONIC robot range

Wittmann

In contrast to the introduction of the PRIMUS series, Wittmann is now rolling out the SONIC series with several types of appliances at once. The models currently available are SONIC 131, SONIC 142 and SONIC 143. Read more

machinery

BOY presenting at Swiss Plastics Expo 2020

Dr Boy GmbH

German machine manufacturer Dr Boy GmbH will begin the 2020 trade fair season with two injection moulding machines from its wide range BOY product programme on display at Swiss Plastics Expo in Lucerne from 21-23 January. Read more

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KRAIBURG TPE supplies co-extruded TPEs with optimum adhesion to PA for high-quality corrugated tubes

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An innovative new TPE family by KRAIBURG TPE transfers the established properties of injection mouldable TPEs for multicomponent applications with polyamide (PA) to extrusion. Read more

materials

  • HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

    HEXPOL TPE

    HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

    A male, straight tipped, non-lubricated, size 14 French, 16 inch urinary catheter with reflection, on a white background.

  • Guido Frohnhaus named Tech Director at Arburg

    Arburg

    Guido Frohnhaus named Tech Director at Arburg

    Guido Frohnhaus

  • Covestro and GAC Group in concept car collaboration

    GAC

    Covestro and GAC Group in concept car collaboration

    Together with the Research and Development Center of the Chinese car manufacturer GAC, Covestro is developing a new lightweight construction concept for seat backrests for its ENO.146 concept car, with the aim of reducing the weight of the car while raising the bar for sustainability.

  • Telsonic ultrasonics tick the box for automotive moulding assembly

    Telsonic

    Telsonic ultrasonics tick the box for automotive moulding assembly

    Telsonic’s machine incorporates a mother-four daughter sonotrode arrangement

  • FMI: Injection moulding preferred for IML manufacturing

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    FMI: Injection moulding preferred for IML manufacturing

  • Swiss Plastics Expo 2020: bfa solutions exhibiting with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

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    Swiss Plastics Expo 2020: bfa solutions exhibiting with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

December 2019

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