Maag realigns strategy and brand

Diversified global solutions provider with integrated and customizable systems

Technology - Wednesday, 18 September 2019

The Swiss company Maag Pump Systems has grown through acquisitions in recent years and has significantly expanded its product portfolio. A realignment of its branding and corporate strategy will further strengthen the company's position as a broadly diversified global solutions provider with integrated and customizable system solutions...


WM Thermoforming Machines strengthens in North America with SencorpWhite

Technology - Wednesday, 11 September 2019

WM Thermoforming Machines and SencorpWhite have entered into a strategic partnership for the United States and Canada, enabling SencorpWhite to offer an extended portfolio with thermoforming technology for a broader range of applications and WM Thermoforming Machines to strengthen its position in the United States and Canada with...

Icma San Giorgio in Düsseldorf

Solutions for advanced extrusion and recycle

Technology - Wednesday, 11 September 2019

New compounding and extrusion lines, all powered by its unique twin screw corotating extruders, designed for plastic recycling and new biodegradable plastic compounds to tackle the demanding challenges of sustainability posed by modern economies, will be presented by Icma San Giorgio at the K 2019 trade show...

Sacmi at K 2019

Technologies and services in the sustainable plastics era

Technology - Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Europe is outlining the future of plastics. A future that Sacmi, in its centenary year, is already making its present thanks to a concerted drive to offer markets a comprehensive technology-solutions package that will help the industry transition to a zero impact future. The key recipients of the Sacmi range are the world's converters...

Buss at the K show with two new extruders

The application field of Compeo range has been enlarged

Technology - Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Buss's new Compeo 88 and 110 kneaders for plastics and elastomers are to be introduced at K 2019 in Düsseldorf, adding two higher throughput models to the Compeo range of compounding systems. They join the smaller Compeo 55 which was launched to the market around one year ago. All three models are available with process...

Another big order for Union

A tandem extrusion line for XPS panels to a Polish processor

Technology - Wednesday, 4 September 2019

The renowned manufacturer of extrusion systems based in San Vittore OIona (Milan), Union, is set to supply an expanded polystyrene (XPS) insulation panel extrusion line to the Polish processor Synthos Dwori. The tandem extrusion line (in other words, consisting of a primary twin-screw extruder and...

Negri Bossi in Düsseldorf with four machines

The Nova range enlarges with the s600T model

Technology - Wednesday, 4 September 2019

Since the K trade show, held in Düsseldorf every three years, is one of the world’s most important plastics exhibitions, also in 2019 Negri Bossi will be once again present with technologies and innovations. The focal point of the 480-smq stand where the Italian manufacturer will be displaying four...

Announcement and preparations for the K

Uniloy returns blow moulding machine manufacturing to its facility in Magenta

Technology - Wednesday, 4 September 2019

The leading blow moulding machine and mould manufacturer, Uniloy, announced that blow moulding machine manufacturing has returned to its European Technical Center in Magenta, Italy. K show 2019 will mark the trade show debut for the new Uniloy organization...

Francesco Goi passed away on July 24

The plastics world mourns a true gentleman

Technology - Wednesday, 4 September 2019

Honest man, true gentleman, hard worker. These are perhaps the main qualities that spring to mind when we think of Francesco Goi, director of the magazine La Plastica Oggi and Domani and cofounder of the Interprogetti Editori publishing house, who passed away in the afternoon of Wednesday July 24, at the age of just 63...

Negri Bossi at the K show with four machines

The Nova family enlarges with the s600T model

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

On a 480-smq stand, Negri Bossi will be displaying four machines which focal point will be the all new Nova s600T model, which completes this range of presses. In addition to this, the company also will be showing two electric machines from its Nova eT range as well as a 330 tonnes servo hydraulic machine...

Amut Group introduces its K

Seamless extrusion, recycling and thermoforming

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

At the K 2019 show, Amut Group will present in operation the brand-new ACS 2000 cast line for stretch film production. Most awaited is the Q-Catcher, the recent developed patented system. The Q-Catcher concept has been presented this year during the Stretch Film Conference in Barcelona, the Plastics Extrusion World Expo held in Cleveland...

New development at Rodolfo Comerio

“Supercombined” calendering line for tires

Technology - Wednesday, 31 July 2019

One of the major tire manufacturer in the world commissioned from Rodolfo Comerio a new calendering line for its plant in India. Featuring a 1,900 mm wide calender, this “supercombined” calendering line will be able to produce rubberized textile cords and inner liners, with the possibility to prearrange it for the future production of rubberized steel cord...