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Saip combined plant at Isopan East

Sandwich panels with dual core

Technology - Wednesday, 25 July 2018

One of Saip’s best long-standing customer, Isopan, is one of the largest global manufacturer of insulated metal panels for residential, industrial, commercial, livestock buildings and temperature-controlled environments. The production units are located in Italy, Spain, Romania, Germany, Russia and Mexico. For the factory located in Romania...

Distribution agreement

RadiciGroup in East Europe with Hromatka

Marketing - Wednesday, 25 July 2018

The producer and supplier of polyamide and polyester engineering plastics RadiciGroup Performance Plastics and the Hromatka Group - with its subsidiaries Aectra Plastics and Plastoplan Polska, specialized in the marketing and distribution of high-tech specialty polymers - entered a strategic agreement for the distribution of engineering polymers of...

Introducing MindSphere World Italy

The development of the Internet of Things ecosystem started in our country

Technology - Wednesday, 25 July 2018

Working in cooperation with 17 partner companies, Siemens Italy has founded MindSphere World based in Italy. The new association is designed to expand the reach of the ecosystem based on MindSphere in Italy, France, Spain and Portugal. MindSphere is the cloud-based open IoT operating system from Siemens and forms a vital focus of its...

Basf enlarges the range of hydrolysis resistant polyesters

Highly resistant PBT for automotive applications

Materials - Wednesday, 25 July 2018

The demand of the automotive industry for highly effective sensors for the expansion of electric mobility and autonomous driving is increasing. So Basf has further developed its range of hydrolysis-resistant thermoplastic polyesters. The expanded range of Ultradur HR (Hydrolysis Resistant) comprises Ultradur B4330 G6 HR High Speed, a particularly...

India: sectoral conference

In Mumbai to talk about film and flexible packaging

Marketing - Wednesday, 25 July 2018

On September 4 and 5, ElitePlus organizes in Mumbai the seventh edition of the congress devoted to films and flexible packaging, with focuses on “3R-Reduce-Reuse-Recycling”. During the different sessions of the event, speakers will deal with the several aspects of the production of a wide range of films used for...

Sacmi World Cup

A big win for Oulmès

Technology - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

A major, long-standing recipient of Sacmi-built beverage lines, this Moroccan company has made a special package to celebrate the country's participation in the World Cup in Russia. Les Eaux Minérales Oulmès, Morocco's leading bottler of mineral water and other beverages, indeed has won the exclusive right to...

Amut-Erema plant in operation in Novara

A summer of “bottle to packaging”

Technology - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Over these days and the coming weeks, specifically July 17 and 18, July 23-27, September 3-7 and September 24-28, a plant developed by the Italian manufacturer Amut in conjunction with Erema is and will be in operation, for demonstration purposes, at Amut’s Novara facilities. It is a plant designed to recycle...

Promixon is five years old

A first major landmark in the mixing sector

Marketing - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Just a few days ago, Promix has turned five years old, and the anniversary of its establishment has given the company an opportunity to take stock, for the first time, of its activity. This manufacturer has grown rapidly in these early years and its turnover, deliveries and staff are the elements that best illustrate its expansion...

The wait is over

Dry-offset printing on bottle caps gets to Europe

Technology - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

In less than a few weeks, Moss will install a new high-speed printer for bottle caps. The machine MO 2062 uses dry-offset printing technology and the processors selected a 3-color plus background printing and 2,500 pieces per minute configuration. However, the premium company that ordered the machine - a supplier of...

Further expansion

Gimatic Sistemi opened in Ljubljana

Marketing - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Italian industrial automation components manufacturer Gimatic recently opened a new branch in Slovenia. Headquartered in Ljubljana, Gimatic Sistemi will look after the Slovenian and Croatian markets and supply solutions in various fields: end-of-arm tools (EOAT), handling devices and pneumatic and electronic components...

New laboratory in Latina, Italy

Lanxess strengthens R&D for aqueous polyurethane dispersions

Marketing - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess will open a new applications development and technical services (AD&TS) laboratory for polyurethane dispersions (PUDs) in Latina, Italy. As part of the existing Urethane Systems AD&TS centre, the new lab will operate as a standalone facility dedicated to PUDs. It has been built with the scope of...

More antioxidant for Basf

Investments on different fronts to meet growing global demand

Materials - Wednesday, 18 July 2018

The chemical company Basf plans to increase the global production capacity for its antioxidant Irganox 1010 by 40% with production expansion projects at its sites in Jurong, Singapore, and Kaisten, Switzerland. With production in Kaisten coming online in 2019 and in Singapore in early 2021, Basf aims to better serve the...