Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is raising its prices due to the increasing raw material costs with immediate effect for its engineering plastics of the brands Durethan A (polyamide 6.6) and Pocan (polybutylene terephthalate – PBT, blends).
From 16 to 20 October 2018, ARBURG provided an overview of the future of injection moulding at the international Fakuma trade fair in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The main focus was on the “Road to Digitalisation”.
Two years after its foundation, LPW Services GmbH now also successfully offers services in the field of contract manufacturing for laser welding of plastics. LPW Services GmbH was founded in 2016.
On October 3rd, System 001 embarked on its final leg of the journey to the Great Pacific (GP) Garbage Patch. We are happy to announce that it has reached its intended location and has been deployed into operational configuration; the
Three new ideas in the field of raw materials handling were awarded with the motan innovation award (mia) on 18th October 2018. The technology company motan runs the competition every two years to promote ideas and innovations that are too good to be forgotten.
ENGEL AUSTRIA can present itself in good spirits at Fakuma 2018. The injection moulding machine manufacturer and system solutions provider is expected to experience further moderate growth for the current fiscal year, even despite the strong growth of recent years shifting to a sideways movement globally.
The notion of Circular Economy has long since been established in the plastics industry. It is not only about the “if” anymore, but about the “how”. How can we increase the amount of plastics in the circle, so that it
LPKF Laser & Electronics presents for the first time the new generation of the InlineWeld 6600 laser plastic welding system for joining plastic components in a fully automated production environment at the Fakuma in Friedrichshafen. This new development focuses on efficiency, cost minimisation and quality assurance for the user.
LANXESS offers new polyamides and polyesters for laser transmission welding by Focusing on the components for electrified and autonomously driving automobiles: High transparency in the near infrared wavelength range; Flame-retardant, tough, and corrosion-resistant product variants; New hydrolysis-stabilized PBT compounds under
Hemareshtan Industrial Group obtained a Technical Building Certificate from the Road, Housing and Development Research Center. This credible certificate has been granted to this company due to production of geomembranes during last three years. According to the PIM report from
The new PR of ENGEL says: “Experience the smart factory – that is ENGEL’s motto going into the 2018 Plastics & Rubber exhibition from November 14th to 17th in Jakarta, Indonesia”. In manufacturing lids and handles for food containers, the
German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers continue to show their abilities in Iran. Cautious first half of 2018 for German exports to Iran, VDMA Iran Management Meeting for networking and knowledge sharing and German joint participation at the Iranplast 2018 are the
Tung Yu , the Taiwanese machine manufacturer from 5 tons hydraulic press to 13,000 tons conveyor belt production line, will exhibit at the 12th IranPlast exhibition from Sept. 24th-27th, in Tehran Fairground. The TUNG YU stand is accessible at Hall 38-T11. TUNG YU has
By participating at the 12th IranPlast international exhibition, the Taiwanese injection moulding machine manufacturer –JONWAI– will show its abilities in manufacturing the IMM machines, series SEW Injection Machine which creates disruptive technology. The JONWAI’s stand is at: Hall 38, F13. JONWAI’s
FIPA GmbH has completely overhauled its tried-and-tested series 90, 100 and 130 grippers. The wide product range offers suitable grippers for almost every application in the plastics industry. All products of this series now bear the red FIPA dot. In
Smurfit Kappa Neuss GmbH produces a range of different packaging from solid and corrugated board, including fruit and vegetable boxes, hybrid retail ready packaging, fruit punnets, powder boxes, trays, flower boxes and window packaging. To handle the perforated cardboard packaging,
The Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) of RWTH Aachen University is installing a new ENGEL injection molding system in its technical center. Engel Deutschland GmbH – in cooperation with the ENGEL Centre for Lightweight Composite Technologies in Austria
BASF strengthens collaboration with Grolman in Europe for Marketing of Baxxodur® curing agents. Sales regions now also include Italy, Spain and Portugal. Ludwigshafen, Germany, and Neuss, Germany – August 23, 2018 – BASF and Gustav Grolman GmbH & Co. KG strengthen their