• 14 June 2023

    xPET sheet line for Asian plastic processing

    An extrusion line for expanded PET sheets by Union was recently delivered to an Asian processor. The line consists of two extruders in tandem configuration that guarantees high production rates with densities up to 80 kg/cu.m. Union's tandem solution facilitates the achievement of best extrusion quality in a...
  • 07 June 2023

    Extrusion of PS/PP thermoforming sheets for electronics packaging

    Amut has recently completed the testing of a new PS and PP sheet co-extrusion line to be delivered to a leading European processor of thermoformed technical trays for the packaging of electronic components. With a nominal width of up to 1,200 mm and an operating width of up to 1,000 mm, the line can...
  • 29 March 2023

    Technological know-how for the extrusion of PP-R and PP-RCT pipes

    PP-R (Random) and PP-RCT (Random Cristallinity Temperature) pipes, copolymers of polypropylene, have rapidly established themselves on the market in recent years due to their unique chemical and mechanical properties and the associated benefits in terms of performance and low environmental impact.
  • 17 January 2023

    Two Bandera lines for increasing the capacity of Imaflex

    Two extrusion plants, a 2400 3-layer SmartFlex and a 2400 5-layer Barrier Flex, will be supplied by Bandera US to Imaflex. This investment will enable Imaflex to increase capacity and develop new products to better support their growing customers’ needs. Installation and start up for the first line is scheduled for...
  • 18 October 2022

    Colines and Gneuss collaborate to extrude recycled stretch film

    Colines and Gneuss have worked together to offer manufacturers of stretch film the possibility of using recycled polymer. Colines offers a special, proven cast and blown film extrusion process for handling recycled material, with the help of the Gneuss RSFgenius Melt Filtration System from Gneuss. Colines has already...
  • 05 October 2022

    Tecom at K 2022 between eco-sustainability and recycling

    The Italian manufacturer of blown film extrusion lines Tecom will be present to K 2022 with a wide range of products related to recycling and eco-sustainability. The recent merger with Union allowed the company to consolidate its market positioning and confirms its role as one of the best international manufacturers of lines dedicated to...
  • 28 September 2022

    The K of Comerio Ercole: digital assistance and advanced calendering

    During the oncoming K 2022 international exhibition Comerio Ercole will present a new digital platform named Hercules40 which was recently introduced to supply a data-driven analysis tool for a continuous improvement of production process, including energy consumption optimization, as well as...
  • 21 September 2022

    Bausano experts explain the Smart Energy System

    On the occasion of K 2022, Bausano provides the skills of its pool of technicians in the fields of recycling, pipe extrusion, screw design and compounding. Customers will be able to benefit from specific advice at its stand and discover the innovative patent pending Smart Energy System together with the Bausano team. A solution for...
  • 21 September 2022

    Colines presents its exhibition program for K 2022

    Less than a month away from the opening of Messe Düsseldorf gates for the K 2022 trade fair, Colines presents its exhibition program for the German event. Visitors of its booth will have the chance to get in touch with all the latest technologial solutions achieved by its group of companies, starting with...
  • 19 September 2022

    Bandera at K 2022 - A challenge to be tackled with talent

    This year BANDERA – Extrusion Intelligence has reached the prestigious milestone of 75 years of business, confirming itself as a global leader in the design and manufacturing of lines for the extrusion of plastic materials for industrial and consumer goods packaging, in particular...
  • 07 September 2022

    Macchi at K 2022 with an R-POD Flex 5 line for polyolefins and recyclates

    On occasion of the next K 2022 show, Macchi will be exhibiting an R-POD (Polyolefin Dedicated) Flex 5 line for the production of 5-layer bubble film. It is the latest evolution of the innovative POD Flex system, specifically designed for very high productivity and for the use of "secondary" raw materials (regenerated/recycled). This...
  • 19 July 2022

    Coperion at K 2022 focuses on compounding and recycling

    At K 2022 (Düsseldorf, October 19-26), Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will be presenting a variety of new and ongoing developments that will markedly increase the efficiency of plastics compounding processes, help boost conscientious resource handling while at the same time achieving very high product quality. Coperion...
  • 13 July 2022

    Line for high-speed quadruple extrusion of PVC-U pipes

    A high-speed multi-extrusion line was recently delivered by Sica to a processor of PVC-U pipes for cable conduits and the protection of electrical cables. The line has been designed to perform pipe pulling, cutting, belling and packaging operations and is able to handle quadruple-extruded pipes with external diameter from 16 to 63 mm...