15. August 2018

Buehler and Pruefag at the 15th International Metallography Conference in Leoben, Austria
Current applications and products, Best Paper Award 2017

At the 15th International Metallographic Conference, taking place from 19 to 21 September 2018 in Leoben, Austria, Buehler ITW Test & Measurement GmbH, a leading manufacturer of equipment and accessories for material analysis, and Pruefag (Austria) GmbH, Buehler’s distributor for Austria and...[more]

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26. July 2018

HRSflow at Fakuma 2018: Tailored hot runner solutions for demanding technical parts – Industry 4.0 in the spotlight

At Fakuma 2018, HRSflow will be demonstrating the universal application of its FLEXflow technology of servo-electric driven valve gate solutions based on examples of complex, high-quality parts. Produced with the help of advanced hot runner solutions, they will range from technical parts for the...[more]

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19. July 2018

Coperion supplies laboratory extruder for food applications to Zurich University of Applied Sciences

Stuttgart, July 2018 – Coperion GmbH in Stuttgart supplied a ZSK 27 Mv PLUS twin screw extruder to the Institute for Food and Beverage Innovation at Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) in Wädenswil last year. With a screw diameter of 27 mm, the Coperion ZSK 27 Mv PLUS extruder satisfies...[more]

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10. July 2018

Servo-electric FLEXflow hot runner systems support the large-series production of ultra-light center armrests

The production of a lightweight center armrest for the automotive interior is one of the latest examples of the use of the innovative FLEXflow technology from Italian hot runner specialist, HRSflow. The multi-step process combines the thermoforming of a composite sheet with the injection molding of...[more]

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03. July 2018

Best-practice ZSK extruder for quick ROI when compounding engineering plastics

Coperion is now offering an extremely cost-efficient high-performance twin screw extruder in best-practice design that is optimized for compounding engineering plastics: the ZSK 58 Mc18 world proven. With a screw diameter of 58 mm and three possible screw configurations, its process section covers...[more]

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26. June 2018

En route to smart compounding plants with the Coperion Production Control Center CPCC

Stuttgart, June 2018 – With its Coperion Production Control Center (CPCC), Coperion offers compounders a clever solution for the control of compounding systems. The CPCC incorporates all the essential functions of a manufacturing execution system (MES), such as company data capture, KPI...[more]

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21. June 2018

Ettlinger at the Compounding World Expo 2018
Melt filtration for fine or coarse contaminants

At its shared booth with the Maag Group (Stand 123) at the upcoming Compounding World Expo 2018 on June 27 and 28 in Essen, Ettlinger will present itself as an expert for all filtration tasks connected to thermoplastic compounding and recycling plus the entire post-extrusion process. The exhibit...[more]

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18. June 2018

Buehler Achieves Expanded ISO Accreditation for Hardness Reference Blocks – Now Also Certified for Vickers and Knoop Testing

Buehler is now fully certified to ASTM and ISO standards for the calibration of reference blocks for hardness testing to Rockwell, Brinell, Vickers and Knoop.[more]

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12. June 2018

Buss at the Compounding World Expo 2018: New COMPEO compounder series opens up new horizons for BUSS Kneader technology

Pratteln, Switzerland, June 2018. The COMPEO series, which will be presentet at the Compounding World Expo 2018, 27./28.6., Essen / Germany, booth 504, is a major step forward for Buss AG's compounding technology. Put together from standardized modules, the series permits cost-effective...[more]

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06. June 2018

Recycled PET bottles: Ettlinger’s ECO melt filters make fines almost one hundred percent recyclable

Shredded and washed flakes are created – along with fines as the second fraction – when non-returnable PET bottles are recycled. These fines occur in large quantities and are hence a significant and valuable part of the PET cycle.[more]

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29. May 2018

Coperion at Achema: FLUIDLIFT ecoblue® minimizes dust formation and increases energy efficiency of pneumatic conveyi

Coperion’s newly developed FLUIDLIFT ecoblue® is a quality and efficiency-enhancing pneumatic conveying process for plastic pellets. Compared to conventional designs, the process generates much less dust and streamers, which improves the quality of the product and reduces waste. Its lower power...[more]

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29. May 2018

FLEXflow hot runner system enables gas-assisted injection molding of Class A surface chainsaw handle

A hollow handle for a chainsaw, manufactured by gas-assisted injection molding, is one of the latest examples of the use of HRSflow's innovative FLEXflow technology. This servo-electric programmable valve gate solution for hot runner systems allows precision control and monitoring of the melt flow...[more]

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24. May 2018

Ettlinger at Plast 2018
Rich in tradition – now with even more power: the ERF 350

Ettlinger will take advantage of the upcoming Plast 2018, the international exhibition for the plastics and rubber industries in Milan from May 29 to June 1, to show its latest innovation: the ERF 350 continuous melt filter, which enables around 30% higher throughput than the predecessor ERF 250...[more]

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23. May 2018

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Achema 2018: Greater flexibility and higher efficiency for conveying and manufacturing processes

At this year's Achema (in Frankfurt am Main/Germany, June 11-15, 2018, hall 5.0, booth D34), Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will be presenting innovative technology solutions for the process industry. Coperion is known as a pioneering supplier of continuous production equipment for a wide range of...[more]

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17. May 2018

Upcycling in the extruder duo: Coperion extruders convert recyclate into quality compound

Twin screw extruders from Coperion GmbH in Stuttgart play a key role in the global manufacture of high-quality compounds. In addition to their global lead position they have acquired an excellent reputation in recent years in markets where such compounds are made from recycled plastics. Here the...[more]

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17. May 2018

Metallographers at BMW rely on EcoMet polishing systems from Buehler

Buehler, an ITW Company and leading global manufacturer of high-performance consumables and equipment for materials testing, delivered six EcoMet 30 grinder-polishers to BMW Group's Materials and Process Analytics Technology department located at their Dingolfing plant. The new grinder-polisher...[more]

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14. May 2018

AGC Chemicals at Achema 2018: New Developments in corrosion-resistant coatings for vessels, tanks, hoses and pipes – New testing concept to evaluate fluoropolymer coatings

AGC Chemicals Europe, a leading manufacturer of fluoropolymers and the world’s largest producer of ETFE (ethylene tetrafluorethylene copolymer), is presenting current developments and applications of its comprehensive product range of Fluon® fluoropolymers and AFLAS® fluorinated elastomers at...[more]

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14. May 2018

Guardian Glass in Europe launches new Glass Analytics tool to replace the Guardian Configurator for improved glass performance analysis

Guardian Glass in Europe has introduced an enhancement to the company’s widely-used suite of web-based software tools, Glass Analytics, improving the ability of European users to demonstrate the advantages of high performance glass in building facades.[more]

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07. May 2018

HRSflow at NPE2018: Side-mounted operating cylinder for hot runner needle valve nozzles facilitates maintenance and conversion to servo-electric drive systems

With its new side-mounted cylinder, Italian hot runner specialist HRSflow has developed a constructional solution in which the hydraulically or pneumatically driven operating cylinder for the needle valve nozzle is positioned on the outside of the mold. This configuration provides time and cost...[more]

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07. May 2018

HRSflow at NPE2018: Visit our project partners to experience the FLEXflow technology live

At NPE 2018, on Stand W991, West Hall Level 2, Italian hot runner specialist HRSflow will show its FLEXflow technology comprising servo-electric valve gate solutions for automotive and non-automotive applications. Visitors to the show will have an opportunity to experience these innovative systems...[more]

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