Technology

Wittmann at Mecspe 2019

In Parma with two production cells: Industry 4.0 and bi-material moulding

Technology - Wednesday, 6 March 2019

For Wittmann Battenfeld, this year’s Mecspe focuses on digitization and sophisticated process technology, which will be visualized on two injection moulding machines from the servo hydraulic SmartPower series. The Wittmann 4.0 integration will be demonstrated on a SmartPower 120/525, in whose...

Negri Bossi introduced Motus at the Innovations Day 2019

The modern interface: ergonomic and easy to use

Technology - Wednesday, 27 February 2019

The new Motus controller from Negri Bossi was introduced at B&R’s Innovations Day 2019, the yearly event dedicated to designers who want to learn more about the latest innovations in the field of automation, which took place on February 21 at the Fiere di Parma fairgrounds. Many lectures and presentations of new products took place during the...

Stratasys at Mecspe 2019

Machines and materials: novelties and previews

Technology - Wednesday, 27 February 2019

At the coming edition of Mecspe (March 28-30, Parma, Italy), Stratasys will showcase its latest 3D printing solutions for design and production to the Italian manufacturing industry. Visitors will see the company’s latest PolyJet and FDM additive manufacturing solutions live on the stand, including the Italian premiere of new advanced elastomer materials...

Star Automation Europe at Mecspe 2019

Three decades in the business, three robots in operation

Technology - Wednesday, 20 February 2019

The forthcoming Mecspe 2019 fair (Parma, Italy, March 28-30) will see Star Automation Europe, which this year celebrates its 30th anniversary, presenting three Cartesian robots - one on its own stand, one on the BMB stand, and the third on the RP Injection/Toyo Machinery  stand - as well as a variety of ancillary equipment for injection moulding machines, sharing...

MS 1070 from Moss

A single silk-screen machine for all decoration needs

Technology - Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Extreme customisation. This is the engineering strategy implemented by Moss with the aim of delivering technical solutions meeting the different special needs of companies operating in the field of decoration. One of the highest expressions of this strategy in the range of products offered by the Emilian manufacturer, today, is represented by the...

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...