15. February 2018

Robotics and automation: Extended REIKU jointed tubing system can now be used even more universally and conveniently

REIKU has extended its proven jointed tubing cable protection system for robotics and automation. This means that this efficient alternative to corrugated conduits and energy chains is now available in nominal widths of 48 and 76, whereby the NW 48 joints can be also designed separably to improve...[more]

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31. January 2018

Space-saving nozzles and insulating pressure blocks enhance application convenience in hot runner injection molding

Two new developments from the Italian hot runner specialist HRSflow, which have recently reached production maturity, help to make the injection molding of high-quality parts even easier and more reliable. While the new Full Compact Nozzles allow far smaller cavity-to-cavity distances, the equally...[more]

29. January 2018

Hans Haverkort: New Business Manager Central Europe at Flow Europe GmbH

Weiterstadt, January 2018 – Effective January 1, 2018 Hans Haverkort, 52, joins Flow Europe GmbH and takes over the role as Business Manager Central Europe.[more]

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23. January 2018

ZSK 43 Mv PLUS twin screw extruder now in best-practice design for producing powder coating

Coperion is now offering the high-quality, reliable ZSK Mv PLUS twin screw extruder in a best-practice design. The extruder for powder coating production marketed as "ZSK 43 Mv PLUS world proven" comes with 43 mm screw diameter. It consolidates all the experience Coperion has accumulated while...[more]

09. January 2018

Ettlinger acquired by Maag Pump & Filtration Systems

Ettlinger announced today that they have been acquired by the Swiss Company Maag, a business unit of Dover Corporation.[more]

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09. January 2018

Hot runner system from HRSflow for Class A vehicle windows made of polycarbonate

For the two-component injection molding of the rear-quarter windows of polycarbonate (PC) for the Buick GL8 and GL8 Avenir MPVs (multi-purpose vehicles), Chinese Tier 1 supplier Shentong uses two hot runner systems from HRSflow. One is for producing the transparent first component and the other for...[more]

30. November 2017

Users reap the benefits of FLEXflow One – the stand-alone hot runner solution with servo-driven valve gate system

One year after its launch, FLEXflow One, HRSflow’s servo-driven valve gate system for hot runner nozzles that operates as a stand-alone system avoiding the otherwise necessary control unit, already boasts a large number of applications, including the production of bumpers, front headlamps, rear...[more]

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29. November 2017

For routine tasks in materialography: User-friendly EcoMet 30 grinder-polishers save time in sample preparation

Buehler, an internationally leading manufacturer of high-performance consumables and equipment for materials testing has extended its portfolio in the area of grinding and polishing with its new EcoMet 30 system, which is designed for maximum ease of operation. The machines in this family of...[more]

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27. November 2017

New ERF350 filters up to 3800 kg of contaminated polymer feedstock per hour

Königsbrunn/Germany, November 2017 – With its newly developed ERF350, Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH, manufacturer of high performance melt filters and injection molding machines for high shot weights, sets new benchmarks in the filtration of contaminated polymer feedstock. This first model in...[more]

21. November 2017

Delta Kunststoffe AG expands its production by two ZSK Twin Screw Extruders

For the expansion and modernization of its production, Delta Kunststoffe AG in Weeze, Germany, has purchased two ZSK twin screw extruders from Coperion GmbH, Stuttgart. Both the ZSK twin screw extruder 26 Mc18 with a 26 mm screw diameter that was supplied in 2016 and the ZSK 45 Mc18 compact with a...[more]

08. November 2017

New valve gate solution: HPgate from HRSflow enlarges process window and improves quality of the molded part

With its HPgate, Italian hot runner specialist HRSflow (www.hrsflow.com) presents a new, quality-enhancing, cost-saving valve gate solution for manufacture of high-quality parts without flash. Compared to the conventional versions, the gate is machined on an hardened metal insert produced by...[more]

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26. October 2017

Recycling all kinds of plastic waste: Lindner's tailor-made re-grinding line boosts output and growth for Winco Plastics

Winco Plastics, North Aurora, IL/USA, a subdivision of Winco Trading (www.wincotrading.com), is one of the largest full service plastic recycling companies in the Midwest with 30 years’ experience. After purchasing a Lindner re-grinding line including a Micromat Plus 2500 pre-shredding system and...[more]

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17. October 2017

DuPont Protection Solutions at the A+A trade fair: expanded protective clothing portfolio for still more safety and comfort

At this year's A+A trade fair, DuPont (hall 5, stand A40) is presenting its extensive portfolio of protective clothing that protects against chemicals, biohazards, heat and fire as well as against cuts and impacts. The focus is the broad market launch of Tyvek® 500 HV, a high visibility type...[more]

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17. October 2017

A long-standing SNCF partner, DuPont Protection Solutions has developed Tyvek® 500 HV, 2-in-1 coveralls that protect against biological and railway risks

Near the railway station in Limoges Bénédictins (87) can be found one of the SNCF Equipment Management's 38 maintenance Technicentres: the MTE's (Maintenance and Traction Establishment) Locomotives Depot in Limousin. On this site employing 450 staff devoted to the light maintenance of TER (Regional...[more]

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17. October 2017

Cheers DuPont! Malteurop toasts a better approach to worker safety

Enjoying a pint of beer is one of the simple pleasures in life; but with average UK consumption at around 10 litres per person1, keeping up with demand means brewing on an industrial scale and to strict standards of safety and hygiene. For the people involved in the production of beer and lager,...[more]

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17. October 2017

DuPont is celebrating 50 years of DuPont™ Tyvek®

Designed in 1967, DuPont™ Tyvek® is a non-woven material that has revolutionised the limited use chemical protection garment market thanks to its combination of exceptional properties: chemical barrier, durability and breathability. This unique invention has also influenced many other industries...[more]

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17. October 2017

Ettlinger at Fakuma 2017: Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH records double-digit growth

Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH, founded in 1983 and today a global player, has its headquarters in Königsbrunn, not far from Augsburg. Its core competency is the development and manufacture of injection molding machines and high performance melt filters. Around 400 Ettlinger melt filters and...[more]

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27. September 2017

60 years of ZSK twin screw extruders

The ZSK twin screw extruder, the “forefather” of all twin screw extruders, celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. Werner & Pfleiderer, known nowadays as Coperion GmbH, delivered the first co-rotating, closely intermeshing ZSK twin screw extruder in 1957 – exactly 60 years ago. Since then, the...[more]

25. September 2017

The new MIX-A-LOT bulk material mixer for high-speed, gentle and cost-efficient homogenization

At this year’s Powtech 2017 (September 26-28, 2017, Nuremberg/Germany), Coperion will be presenting its newly developed mechanical bulk material mixer MIX-A-LOT at booth 4-290 in hall 4. As an optional addition to the compounding plants made by this manufacturer, the unit ensures particularly...[more]

14. September 2017

Fakuma 2017: High-accuracy feeding innovations and new involute screw elements for ZSK twin screw extruders

On their booth A6-6406 in hall 6 at this year’s Fakuma exhibition (October 17-21, 2017) Coperion and Coperion K-Tron present first-class plastics processing solutions.[more]