Negri Bossi at the K show with four machines

The Nova family enlarges with the s600T model

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

On a 480-smq stand, Negri Bossi will be displaying four machines which focal point will be the all new Nova s600T model, which completes this range of presses. In addition to this, the company also will be showing two electric machines from its Nova eT range as well as a 330 tonnes servo hydraulic machine...

Amut Group introduces its K

Seamless extrusion, recycling and thermoforming

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

At the K 2019 show, Amut Group will present in operation the brand-new ACS 2000 cast line for stretch film production. Most awaited is the Q-Catcher, the recent developed patented system. The Q-Catcher concept has been presented this year during the Stretch Film Conference in Barcelona, the Plastics Extrusion World Expo held in Cleveland...

New development at Rodolfo Comerio

“Supercombined” calendering line for tires

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

One of the major tire manufacturer in the world commissioned from Rodolfo Comerio a new calendering line for its plant in India. Featuring a 1,900 mm wide calender, this “supercombined” calendering line will be able to produce rubberized textile cords and inner liners, with the possibility to prearrange it for the future production of rubberized steel cord...

Arburg in Düsseldorf

Two views of one world

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

“As the world's leading trade fair in its industry, the K trade fair is the most important platform for presenting important visions and innovations. Every three years, the world of plastics looks to Düsseldorf to see where the journey is headed in the future," says Michael Hehl, Managing Partner and spokesman for the Arburg Management Board...

The K 2019 of Coperion and Coperion K-Torn

The efficiency above all

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

In keeping with the motto “Making more out of your plastics”, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will exhibit a variety of new and continuing developments of their technological solutions for plastics processing at K 2019. Coperion will demonstrate how, by using energy and other resources responsibly, even plastics can be manufactured sustainably...

Brückner at K 2019

Dual layout plant for BOPE and BOPP film

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Brückner Maschinenbau is working on a means to make films with the highest possible recycling capabilities producible on film stretching lines. The focus is on mono-material film with superior mechanical and optical properties, which will be able to substitute previous multi-layer films made from different materials. These are ideal for the use in new...

BFM consolidates its presence in Asia

Lines for FFS bags in Indonesia and Malaysia

Technology - Wednesday, 24 July 2019

By delivering two complete, high-productivity lines for FFS (Form, Fill, Seal) bags, installed in Indonesia and Malaysia respectively, BFM consolidates its presence in the Asian market. The FFS lines for heavy duty bags developed by the Varese-based manufacturer consist of a motorized...

Dual supply for Bandera

SmartFlex in Poland and Slovenia

Technology - Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Greater flexibility is the key aspect that makes the SmartFlex lines the most appreciated and required by customers among the other Bandera blown film technologies. Recently, two SmartFlex lines have been delivered to two producers from Eastern Europe: one in Poland and one in Slovenia...

Color CAP by Sacmi

Target: digital personalization of caps decoration

Technology - Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Personalisation, brand enhancement plus tracking and anti-counterfeit functions. These are just a few of the digital decoration opportunities now available to the packaging-closures world. Sacmi - the developer of Colora CAP, the digital cap decoration solution that offers...

Festive farewell for Björn Norén

Former Managing Director of Arburg Italy retired

Technology - Wednesday, 24 July 2019

To honour the former Managing Director of Arburg in Italy, Juliane Hehl and Gerhard Böhm had come up with something very special. In a lively dialogue, they paid tribute to the achievements of Björn Norén, who had been active for Arburg in Italy for four decades in two respects: Managing Director of Arburg in Italy and with his company Sverital, which...

Inauguration in Lainate

Sustainable, smart and customer-oriented: this is the new Fanuc Italy headquarter

Technology - Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Over 12,000 sqm entirely dedicated to customers and to “One Fanuc” solutions, with a particular effort towards the environment: these are the premises of the recently inaugurated headquarters of Fanuc Italia in Lainate (Milan), a landmark in the technological and commercial growth of the renowned factory automation company...

Sidel acquires Comep

Enlarging the offer of moulds and ancillary equipment for blow moulding

Technology - Wednesday, 24 July 2019

On July 18, Sidel announced the acquisition of Cognac Moules Emballages Plastiques (Comep), a French producer and designer of moulds for PET, adding further strength to the group in the manufacturing of moulds and tooling. "We are confident that Sidel’s and Comep’s complementary expertise will bring us more...