Technology

Sikora devices for the extrusion

Multilayer pipes under control thanks to X-ray system and processor

Technology - Wednesday, 10 April 2019

With the X-RAY measuring system X-RAY 6000 PRO from Sikora quality control of hoses and tubes is done fast and precisely, directly in the extrusion line. Within milliseconds, an X-ray image of the product is generated showing all measuring values, such as diameter, ovality, wall thickness and eccentricity. The measuring values are visualized on the... 

Husky refines the HyPET range

Better energy savings, system reliability, preform quality and user friendliness

Technology - Wednesday, 10 April 2019

The next generation HyPET HPP5e system launched by Husky is built upon the proven industry-leading technology of the HPP platform and is the result of significant technology improvements that work together to deliver better energy savings, system reliability, preform quality and user friendliness...

New green cobot from Fanuc

Small robot, heavy payload

Technology - Wednesday, 10 April 2019

The new collaborative CR-14iA/L robot from Fanuc had its European premiere at the Hannover Messe (Hannover, April 1-5). The green robot is an addition to the CR series, and combines the features of the smaller CR-7iA with those of the larger CR-15iA. The CR-14iA/L was developed to be able to lift heavier payloads than the CR-7iA and...

Delivering scheduled in April

Bandera comes back in Vietnam with a line for the extrusion of blown film

Technology - Wednesday, 3 April 2019

A short time ago Bandera supplied two flat die extrusion lines to a Vietnamese customer: a thermoforming plant for PET and an extrusion machinery for PP PS, with low thickness and limited shrinkage. They were both designed for the production of food packaging. These first two lines represented a milestone for Bandera, laying the...

Biesse at Mecspe for the third year

A complete range of solutions to process advanced technological materials

Technology - Wednesday, 3 April 2019

Integration, interconnection, automation and digitisation: with these key words, Biesse brought its innovative technical solutions for machining advanced materials to Mecspe, to shape the factory of the future. For the third year in a row, Biesse was present at the event with tailored solutions for...

Stratasys launches two novelties at the Amug in Chicago

Industrial 3D printing within everyone's reach and entry in the stereolithography segment

Technology - Wednesday, 3 April 2019

At the Amug (Additive Manufacturing User Group) 2019 conference in Chicago, Stratasys launched two important innovations on April 1: the F120 3D printer, which simplifies the management of additive manufacturing technology by providing reliable and precise complex and functional parts with extreme rapidity, and the V650 Flex printer, which...

Sacmi partner of MIT

Increasing the ability to generate innovation

Technology - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

Since March 1, 2019 Sacmi has been a member of the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Industrial Liaison Program. Founded in 1861, MIT is the world's leading university in the applied industrial research field. Signed by Paolo Mongardi, President of Sacmi, and Karl F. Koster, executive director of MIT corporate relations, this agreement...

“Direct Factory” portal of Stratasys launched in Italy

3D printing on demand just a click away

Technology - Wednesday, 27 March 2019

The global leader in applied additive technology solutions, Stratasys, announced the launch of its “Direct Factory” portal in Italy. The portal enables designers, engineers and manufacturers to easily and rapidly meet their design and production requirements by ordering 3D printed parts online...

Open doors at Bausano

A day devoted to the present and the future of extrusion

Technology - Wednesday, 13 March 2019

On March 12, Bausano organised an open day at its own headquarters in Rivarolo Canavese (Turin), in order to present its latest innovations in the extrusion field. The event started with a lecture by the vice president, Clemente Bausano, about the present and the future of the company, which has been operating in Italy for over 70 years...

Sacmi at Koplas 2019

The first time in Seoul

Technology - Wednesday, 6 March 2019

“The Global Plastic Market Platform”: a phrase that perfectly sums up the international Koplas fair (Seoul, March 12-16), Sacmi is making its debut in 2019. Buoyed by growing penetration on this strategic market - over ten Sacmi CCM compression presses were recently installed in South Korea by leading beverage...

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...