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Erema Group continues to grow

The turnover increased by 16% in the 2018-2019 financial year

Marketing - Wednesday, 3 April 2019

2018-2019 financial year was the most successful business one in the Erema history. Consolidated total turnover of more than 180 million euro in 2018-2019 represents an increase of 16% compared to the previous year. A total of 6,000 Erema plastics recycling machines are currently in operation in 108 countries around the world...

Victrex invests in the Bond technology

Accelerating the time to market for 3D printed components

Materials - Wednesday, 3 April 2019

To help customers with an accelerated route to market for 3D printed PAEK parts, UK-based Victrex has commenced a multi-million euro investment in Bond High Performance 3D Technology. The Dutch company has developed differentiated 3D printing machinery and software combination which can produce high strength parts from existing grades of...

Appointment and retirement

New COO for the motan group

Marketing - Wednesday, 3 April 2019

From April 1, 2019, Michael Tregner has taken on responsibility for motan as managing director and for global motan production units as COO (Chief Operating Officer). He takes over for Ulrich Eberhardt, who retired after 40 years of service for the motan Group...

Sacmi partner of MIT

Increasing the ability to generate innovation

Technology - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

Since March 1, 2019 Sacmi has been a member of the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Industrial Liaison Program. Founded in 1861, MIT is the world's leading university in the applied industrial research field. Signed by Paolo Mongardi, President of Sacmi, and Karl F. Koster, executive director of MIT corporate relations, this agreement...

“Champions 2019”

Moretto among the top 500 SMEs in Italy

Marketing - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

The Padua-based manufacturer, Moretto, is one of the 500 companies included in the “Champions 2019” list. The entries were selected by the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera, which analysed the performance of the Italian SMEs that recorded a turnover between 20 and 120 million euros. The evaluation involved the financial statements of the...

Haitian International presents 2018 fiscal year results

Growth and expansion despite the difficulties

Marketing - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

One of the world's largest manufacturers of plastic injection moulding machines, Haitian International Holdings, announced its annual results as at December 31, 2018. In the fiscal year of 2018, the company’s sales reached 10.85 billion RMB (more than 1,43 billion euros), representing a sales increase of 6.5% compared to 2017. Despite the...

Lanxess results

The good 2018 gives impetus to the beginning of 2019

Marketing - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess closed its fiscal year with a strong result that bodes well for the year that has just begun. In 2018, group sales rose by 10.2% from 6.53 billion euros in the previous year to 7.197 billion euros. At 431 million euros, net income was considerably higher than the previous year’s figure of 87 million euros. This was...

Satisfaction for the Parisian fair

The more the demand of composites grows, the more JEC World grows

Marketing - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

JEC World 2019 closed successfully on March 14, after three intense days of innovation, networking and knowledge sharing. "With more than 112 participating countries and 27 national pavilions, JEC World - the place where the world of Composites meets - gathered the key players of the industry and their representatives, as illustrated by...

Representation agreement

Netstal in Romania with Plastics Bavaria

Marketing - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

With Plastics Bavaria, Netstal has its first ever representative office in Romania. The Romanian plastics expert will be supporting the implementation of the growth strategy in this region. “With Plastics Bavaria, we are delighted to have gained such an established and...

MoU between Solvay and Airborne

Promoting the industrial processing of high volumes of composites

Marketing - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed by Solvay and Airborne at JEC World 2019. The two companies will partner on developing automated processing solutions for the industrialization and high volume use of composite materials. Industrializing the generation of tailored prepreg layups and forming technologies for high...

“Direct Factory” portal of Stratasys launched in Italy

3D printing on demand just a click away

Technology - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

The global leader in applied additive technology solutions, Stratasys, announced the launch of its “Direct Factory” portal in Italy. The portal enables designers, engineers and manufacturers to easily and rapidly meet their design and production requirements by ordering 3D printed parts online...

Machines and ancillaries

2018: a year of consolidation for Italian manufacturers

Marketing - Wednesday, 20 March 2019

The Italian trade association, bringing together about 170 manufacturers of plastics and rubber processing machinery, equipment and moulds, Amaplast, through its Statistical Studies Centre, has completed its year-end balance sheet for 2018, incorporating foreign trade data from Istat (Italian institute of statistics)...