Technology

Plenty of novelties from Plastic Systems at Plast 2015

Complete solutions and not just machines

Technology - Wednesday, 20 May 2015

The company Plastic Systems, which in 2014 celebrated its first twenty years in business, has always concentrated not just on supplying its own solutions to machine manufacturers, but also on developing turnkey systems. In addition to its Italian-based headquarters, research and development centre and production unit, the company also...

The Gamma Meccanica way of recycling

Renewed design and better performance

Technology - Wednesday, 20 May 2015

In 2013 Gamma Meccanica introduced the GM50 Compac in a new version. Its aim now is to redesign the whole range of machines by the end of 2015. The new design mainly concerns the feeding unit and the extruder, while the most significant changes have involved mainly the Compac lines (feeding system featuring silos with...

Konica Minolta Sensing at Plast 2015

Plastics, a key sector for the company

Technology - Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Konica Minolta Sensing’s participation at Plast 2015 confirmed the importance of the plastic materials sector for this company, which focuses not only on the quality of its products, but also on the efficiency and speed of its advising and after-sales services. “Plast has become a fixture on our trade fair calendar. In fact...

Electric blow moulding machines

Detergent containers and angled-neck bottles

Technology - Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Two fully electric blow moulding machines were presented by Meccanoplastica at Plast 2015. The single-station HL 450/S is a continuous extrusion blow moulding machine designed to produce containers with capacity of up to <st1:metricconverter w:st="on" productid="5 litres">5 litres. It is characterized by its 12-ton clamping force, horizontal stroke of the mould carriage in...

Solutions by Rodolfo Comerio

Previews of coming novelties for rubber and plastics

Technology - Wednesday, 20 May 2015

RC Run Safe Pack is the system used with Rodolfo Comerio calenders since the 1990s. Thanks to technological developments and ongoing progress, it now boasts precision to the millimetre. The package proposed by the manufacturer at Plast 2015 comprised 3 systems: RC GAPSystem; RC LaminatingSystem; and RC Roll SafeSystem...

Doss anniversary

Twenty-five years looking to the future

Technology - Tuesday, 19 May 2015

As well as celebrating its first 25 years in business, at Plast 2015 Doss exhibited the latest novelties in its range of quality control artificial vision systems. The first of which was the brand new laboratory instruments: SDC, evolution and fulfilment of our ET6. A complete instrument for the measurement in 2D and 3D...

Numeric control machining centre

First time for Biesse at Plast

Technology - Wednesday, 13 May 2015

The market needs something to change in production processes that will enable companies to accept the greatest number of job orders possible, maintaining high standards of quality and personalisation of manufactured goods, and guaranteed rapid, solid delivery times. Biesse responds to these needs with innovative technological solutions for processing advanced materials...

Production cells by Negri Bossi

Turnkey injection moulding

Technology - Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Negri Bossi has exhibited five fully-integrated injection moulding machines at Plast 2015, focusing particular attention on energy consumption. The company showcased a 1100-ton machine from the eVector series in the “automotive” configuration for moulding PMMA headlight frames, with pick up carried out by an...

Thermoforming, chip removal and cutting

Advanced technology made in Comi Group

Technology - Wednesday, 6 May 2015

In Italy there exist companies that achieve high performances without making a lot of noise about it, basing their results on expertise gained through years of work and continuous advancements. This is a category that includes the Comi Group, which comprises five companies - Comi, TechMill, Comi Effelle, Parco and Amut Comi - and...

Friul Filiere with two new technologies

Aptitude for innovation

Technology - Wednesday, 6 May 2015

For almost forty years, Friul Filiere (stand C 22, hall 13) has operated in the plastic extrusion sector, today specialising in the development of turnkey projects and complete plants for special profiles. Plast has always been an important event for the all-Italian company which has exhibited here since the Eighties, representing...

Advanced welder

Biodegradable, compostable, disposable gloves

Technology - Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Cibra Nova presents its new B.Glove machine developed for the production of biodegradable gloves at Plast 2015 (stand B 35, hall 15). This welder is the result of the company's experience spanning more than forty years, a story that began with the first semiautomatic machine to make disposable plastic gloves...

Sandretto: new injection moulding machines and 3D printers

Starting over... from Serie Dieci

Technology - Wednesday, 6 May 2015

At Plast 2015 Sandretto is providing a preview of some significant innovations: the new Serie Dieci of injection moulding machines with clamping forces of between 30 and 500, which are protected by two patents and equipped with the new SEF 3000 control units and chamber temperature monitoring system; and a range of 3D printers...