Technology

Technological development by Comerio Ercole

A “giant” calender with 7-metre rolls

Technology - Wednesday, 28 September 2016

As a result of a synergistic effort involving the company as a whole and its skills, Comerio Ercole has recently sealed a deal with an European group for the construction of an impressive “giant” 3-roll high temperature calender with a 6800-mm roll working face. This “giant” calender is conceived for the production of innovative articles, obtained from...

Welding lines

Technologies for industrial bags, but not only

Technology - Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Established in 2013 as the evolution of SGS, a company in operation since 1994, SGS Italia is based in Montale, near Pistoia, and specializes in the construction of plastic film welding lines and accessories. As well as boasting the technical skills inherited from its experience as SGS, the company can also count on...

News from Meccanoplastica

Two fully electric blowing machines at K 2016

Technology - Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Meccanoplastica will be taking two completely electric blowing machines to K 2016: the single-station HL 750/S for continuous extrusion blow moulding, and the single cavity   MIPET-1GM for the stretch blow moulding  of PET preforms. The first, designed to produce containers with capacities of up to 30 liters, features a...

Instron at K2016

Testing plastics from static to dynamic, from R&D to the continue use

Technology - Wednesday, 28 September 2016

At K2016, Instron, a leading global manufacturer of material and structural testing systems, will present their comprehensive portfolio of systems for testing polymers from static to dynamic, from R&D to 24/7. For static tensile, flexure, compression, bend, peel, shear, tear and cyclic tests, Instron will...

News from Contrex

The first time at K 2016

Technology - Wednesday, 28 September 2016

For the first time in its 35-year history, Contrex will be attending the K trade fair held in Düsseldorf, where it will be showcasing its latest innovations for extruding tubes, profiles, sheets, and blown films, including: cooling rings, gravimetric dosing systems, process control devices, as well as measurement and control tools. K 2016...

PET preforms

Sacmi technology for Parmalat milk

Technology - Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Sacmi-developed innovation has won over Parmalat (Lactalis Group), which has now chosen the IPS (injection preform system) platform to renew its Piana di Monteverna (Caserta) plant. Here, as of today, PET preforms are being manufactured for the milk sector, providing the lightest. highest-performing 1-litre bottles on the Italian market...

Open house at Rodolfo Comerio

Mega calender on show for a week

Technology - Wednesday, 21 September 2016

From September 14 to 20, Rodolfo Comerio held an open house event to unveil one of the world’s largest calenders of its kind. The most important of the various features characterizing this machine are its five gigantic rolls, each with a diameter of 870 mm and a length of 5000 mm on the table...

Injection moulding

BMB goes electric at K 2016

Technology - Wednesday, 21 September 2016

This year, just as it does every three years, BMB will be coming to the K fair in Düsseldorf with the latest innovations from its product range, which are the result of its ongoing close collaboration with processors and its hefty investments in research and development programmes. Given that electric machines now account for around 90% of the...

New system from Fimic

More efficient filtration thanks to the metallic net, now on automatic screen changers

Technology - Wednesday, 21 September 2016

After 8 years of testing and development Fimic - the Italian manufacturer of automatic and self-cleaning screen changers for the extrusion of recycled plastics - will be exhibiting the new NET filtration system at K 2016. This systems is able to use mesh-type screens, normally applied in manual screen changers only, as a result...

Dry offset printing

A Moss MO 4013 line for the decoration of round pails

Technology - Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Decorating big size containers has always been one of the main accomplishments of Moss. In fact, this company from Reggio Emilia offers a large array of solutions designed to print on round, elliptical and rectangular plastic pails up to 25 liters capacity. Recently, Moss has delivered a new printing line model MO 4013 to...

It’s time for K 2016

ST Soffiaggio Tecnica is ready for the German fair

Technology - Wednesday, 14 September 2016

On October 19 the doors of the Düsseldorf trade fair will open to the public for the 2016 K show. The countdown to the start of this event has already begun. It is, as always, a moment long awaited by organizers, exhibitors and visitors alike. Like others, the ST Soffiaggio Tecnica team is once again getting ready to surprise the K audience...

Promixon expands its premises

New test room for machines and materials

Technology - Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Thanks to the expansion of the production unit with the addition of a new shed of around 1,500 square metres, Promixon has now opened an in-house test room to offer customers even more comprehensive and personalised services. The new facility supports systems efficiency testing and real-time checking of blending results with...