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Chem-Trend opens new lab in Germany

Materials - Wednesday, 6 February 2019

The world market leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of high-performance release agents, purging compounds, and other process chemical specialties, Chem-Trend, announced the opening of an advanced research and development (R&D) laboratory space in Maisach, Germany, about 25 kilometres west of Munich. The new lab...

MoU signed by ENI and Pertamina

Cooperation in the areas of circular economy

Marketing - Wednesday, 6 February 2019

The President Director of Pertamina, Nicke Widyawati, and ENI CEO, Claudio Descalzi, in the presence of the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Ignasius Jonan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to investigates synergies of their respective technologies, expertises and know-how, for jointly evaluating new collaboration opportunities in the...

Exponential growth, new hires and attention to the environment

Pegaso, a new industrial group looking at the world

Marketing - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

A new holding company, called Pegaso Industries, has recently been founded to allow the coordinated management of five companies that, in less than 25 years, have succeeded in conquering the plastic processing machinery market. Indeed, 1994 was the year that saw the start of a venture that today links these five companies: the historical brand Plastic Systems...

New delivery from Macchi

A 5-layer POD line for the first time in Georgia

Technology - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

A new Macchi 5-layer POD line has been delivered in Georgia to a major manufacturer of beverage packaging products. For the company based in Venegono Inferiore (near Varese, Italy) this is the first line of its kind ever delivered in the country. The plant, a 1,800-mm POD 5-layer line, will allow the production of up to...

RadiciGroup starts “Operation Clean Sweep”

Zero plastic pellet and dust loss

Plastic and environment - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

During the past months, all the production plants of the RadiciGroup High Performance Polymers Business Area have signed a formal pledge to become an Operation Clean Sweep (OCS) Partner. The OCS is an international programme supported by Plastics Europe, China Plastics Processing Industry Association, Brazil Plastics Association and American Chemistry Council and Plastics...

New Haitian production facility

In Wuxi, the largest factory of the manufacturer after the one in Ningbo

Marketing - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Grand groundbreaking ceremony of Wuxi Haitian’s new production base of middle to large injection moulding machines was held at the end of 2018. Zhang Jianfeng, President of Haitian Plastic Machinery Group, Suen Haojie, General Manager of Wuxi Haitian with nearly 200 staff representatives of Wuxi Haitian, and relevant department heads from...

Chinaplas 2019 to tap into emerging regions

New momentum arising from industrial transfer

Marketing - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

With the unrelenting and extensive globalization of economy and the continuous adjustment of global industrial specialization, investment by countries including China in regions like Southeast Asia has been growing rapidly. In China, one of the largest manufacturing countries in the world, the central and western regions are under...

Agreement of 3,3 billion dollars

ENI acquires 20% of Adnoc Refining

Marketing - Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Eni and Adnoc signed on January 27 a share purchase agreement to enable Eni to acquire from Adnoc a 20% equity interest in Adnoc Refining. The signing of the agreement was witnessed by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Giuseppe Conte, the Italian Prime Minister...

New Basf division

Digitalization & Information Services division aims to accelerate the digital transformation

Marketing - Tuesday, 29 January 2019

Digitalization is a key element of Basf’s new corporate strategy. The company has been addressing this topic for many years with great success. Since 2015, cross-divisional teams have explored the opportunities for the intelligent use of data and digital technologies, tested them in pilot projects and rolled them out in the company. Work in...

Euromap interfaces

Euromap 82.1 for temperature control devices released

Technology - Tuesday, 29 January 2019

One year after the publication of the first draft (so-called Release Candidate) for the OPC UA based interface for temperature control devices, the finished specification has now been released by Euromap. Before that, a few adjustments and above all a test of the interface by several manufacturers in different combinations had been made...

Representation agreement

Bianna Recycling in Italy with Amut

Marketing - Wednesday, 23 January 2019

The CEO of Amut Group, Mauro Drappo, and the CEO of Bianna Recycling, Sala i Lladó, recently signed a cooperation agreement. It establishes a long-term partnership to join values and performances of the respective companies: Amut will distribute in exclusive in Italy the products of Bianna Recycling, which thus will set its presence in such a market...

Negri Bossi electric machine at Mecspe

Last generation technology for the Italian market

Technology - Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Negri Bossi will be present at Mecspe, first Italian event of the year 2019 that will take place in Parma from March 28 to 30. The attendance at this event is testament that the society continues to take an interest in the domestic market. The company will be exhibiting the new machine of platform Nova, the Nova eT 100 tons...