Technology

Supply of Bandera

In The Netherlands with Agility

Technology - Wednesday, 29 May 2019

Bandera’s business fellowship with an important company located in The Netherlands started in 2012 and has continued up to the current time with the supply of four rigid film and sheet extrusion lines for thermoforming addressed to food packaging and industrial applications.  Installation of the fourth and most recent one, a specially conceived...

An open house dedicated to LSR

The Italian "Rubber Valley": where rubber moulding is at home

Technology - Wednesday, 29 May 2019

A specialist manufacturer of moulds for rubber parts, ORP Stampi organised a joint open house together with Engel at its headquarters in Viadanica (near Bergamo, Italy), in the heart of the so-called Italian “Rubber Valley”. For the occasion, Engel supplied two injection moulding machines: a victory 120 LIM and a flexseals 300. Other partners...

Inauguration in Marinha Grande

Arburg strengthens in Portugal with a new technology centre

Technology - Wednesday, 29 May 2019

With a recent ceremony, Arburg officially inaugurated a new technology centre in Marinha Grande (Portugal). The premises offer sufficient space for machines, spare parts and training. One hundred guests were able to see the new possibilities for themselves during the open house event...

A new Nordson facility in M√ľnster

A European centre of excellence for BKG pelletizers and melt delivery systems

Technology - Wednesday, 29 May 2019

At a recent ribbon-cutting ceremony, Nordson Corporation celebrated the successful conclusion of a two-year project to build an extensive new facility to serve as a global hub for the company’s BKG pelletizers and melt delivery components. Located at a site that has been the longstanding home of BKG pelletizers, the new...

Icma San Giorgio turn-key line

Productivity, cleanliness and safety for the pharmaceutical sector

Technology - Wednesday, 22 May 2019

In April, Icma San Giorgio (San Giorgio su Legnano, Milan, Italy) has delivered a complete extrusion system to a major European pharma group. The new line extrudes several types of TPE foil for pharma applications. Gravimetric dosing units, a high-efficient corotating extruder Icma MCM 60 and downstream equipment of a three-roll calender and...

Presentations and an open house event in Ceriano Laghetto

Wittmann Battenfeld Italia inaugurates its new headquarters

Technology - Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Over 250 people - customers, industry professionals and members of the specialised press - recently gathered for the official opening of the new Wittmann Battenfeld Italia headquarters in Ceriano Laghetto (near Monza), and for two days (May 9th and 10th) given over to presentations and an open house event...

The Engel portal

e-connect thousandfold in use

Technology - Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Engel celebrates the 1000th user of its new customer portal e-connect. At its Nivnice plant in the South East of the Czech Republic, the automotive supplier Teknia produces a wide range of products from technical parts to sophisticated visual components. e-connect offers on-site support to maintenance staff and machine operators in providing machine...

Important anniversary in Budrio

CMG: over forty years on the scene

Technology - Wednesday, 15 May 2019

On May 8, CMG, manufacturer of granulators and shredders, turned 40 and, to celebrate this milestone invited customers, representatives and members of the press to an event held at its Budrio (Bologna, Italy) headquarters and at the Museo Enzo Ferrari in Modena. The celebrations started in the morning with a tour of the departments and the test room...

Colines open house

Three days devoted to the ALLrollEX for stretch film

Technology - Wednesday, 15 May 2019

The latest open house of Colines was widely appreciated by all the customers. The event, which took place at the Colines facility in Marano Ticino (Novara, Italy) on May 8, 9, and 10, gave the company the chance to meet several customers from worldwide and show them the latest improvements in its ALLrollEX production line...

A partnership for three

ST Blow Moulding enters the field of industrial packaging

Technology - Wednesday, 15 May 2019

The blow moulding machine manufacturer ST Blow Moulding recently entered a strategic partnership with AST Kunststoffverarbeitung as a multinational producer as well as with W. Müller as a supplier and specialist for multilayer extrusion heads. In this way, ST Blow Moulding lays down the track for entering...

Amut supply

Two lines for Chinese waterproofing membranes

Technology - Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Two extrusion lines for the production of waterproofing membranes in PVC and TPO have been recently supplied by Amut to Jiangsu Canlon. “We are becoming the largest supplier of waterproofing materials around China reaching a productivity capacity of 10 million sqm per year of waterproofing membranes in polymer...

Milacron sold the blow moulding business

Two US investment funds are the new owners of Uniloy

Technology - Wednesday, 15 May 2019

On May 14, Milacron announced that it entered into a definitive agreement with Osgood Capital Group and Cyprium Investment Partners to sell its Uniloy blow moulding business. Tom Goeke, Milacron President and CEO, said, “The sale of the Uniloy blow moulding business is being transacted in the best interests of Milacron, its stockholders, and its...