Settlement and development regional agreement

Sacmi Innovation Lab 4.0 node of the High Technology Network of Emilia Romagna

Technology - Tuesday, 12 February 2019

The development of innovative IoT knowledge and skills and the creation of enabling technologies strategic to Sacmi's growth, yet also the establishment of a true 4.0 innovation hub at the service of the region-wide mechanics, mechatronics and food industries. This, in short, is the mission of Sacmi Innovation Lab 4.0, the facility selected...

Meeting in Lossburg

The Arburg Technology Days 2019 are coming

Technology - Tuesday, 12 February 2019

The Arburg Technology Days will be held in Lossburg (Germany) from March 13 to 16, 2019. The main focus will be on the "Road to Digitalisation". In this respect, the Efficiency Arena offers an overview of the digital products and services. The Technology Days event was first celebrated in Lossburg in 1999 and is now regarded...

New supply of Colines to Pantex International

Third plant for the extrusion of hygienic film

Technology - Tuesday, 12 February 2019

The partnership between Colines and Pantex International proceeds with the delivery, scheduled in spring, of the third cast extrusion line for production of hygienic film. "We chose to reconfirm our confidence in Colines - explained Gianluigi Fornoni, CEO of Pantex International - well conscious that we could count on the best technology and...

The KraussMaffei Rent-it programme

The injection moulding machine can now be rented

Technology - Wednesday, 6 February 2019

Why not rent an injection moulding machine, rather than buy one? CMJ Kunststofftechnik is setting store by the KraussMaffei Rent-it business model. Decisive arguments for renting instead of buying the new all-electric PX 80-380 injection moulding machine were above all the prospect of a machine that is always state-of-the-art, more flexibility in production and...

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...

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...

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...

Sacmi at India Plast 2019

Complete solutions for the beverage industry

Technology - Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Sacmi will be in New Delhi from February 28 to March 4, 2019 to take part in India Plast, the country's most important plastics fair. Taking centre-stage will be the compression technology with which Sacmi has profoundly innovated the way plastic caps are made thanks to its outstanding performance, quality and control characteristics...

Bandera’s third line in South Korea

A SmartFlex to be started soon in Pyeongtaek

Technology - Wednesday, 16 January 2019

The South Korean market proved to be an important one for Bandera. In 2018, the manufacturer based in Busto Arsizio (Varese, Italy) delivered in the Asian country an extrusion line for the flat die technology, followed by a PVC pelletizing line, and is now going to install a blown film line of the SmartFlex series...

Analysis and forecasts for Rodolfo Comerio

Positive trend at the end of 2018, many novelties incoming in 2019

Technology - Wednesday, 16 January 2019

At the end of 2018, Rodolfo Comerio registered an increase in the export of its products both for the rubber and the plastics fields - contrary to the trends of the Italian machinery export for rubber and plastics machinery - marking +3% compared to the total sales volume recorded last year in the same period. This is what the manufacturer stated in a...

British processor and moulds maker

Axiom Product Development purchases two Negri Bossi injection moulding machines

Technology - Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Axiom Product Development has recently invested in the purchase of two new Negri Bossi plastic injection moulding machines which will significantly broaden the specialist engineering services that the company can offer both existing and new customers. The two Negri Bossi machines, one 180 tonnes and the other 90 tonnes, will be used to...

A new Aspi model from ST Blow Moulding

DUO is better than one

Technology - Wednesday, 9 January 2019

When the production of blow moulded industrial items is high, is it better to choose more single-cavity machines, thus multiplying the cost of investment, the floor space and energy consumption, or a multi-cavity machine, which minimizes all these costs, but makes production less flexible? In order to answer this question, ST Blow Moulding designed Aspi...