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ARBURG Customers Join the Fight Against COVID-19

The supply of medical devices to the NHS is critically important at this difficult time. Several ARBURG customers are involved in supporting the fight against coronavirus on different fronts, as […]

COVID-19 and the Future of UK Manufacturing

Gabby Day, Communications Manager at Pentagon Plastics explores the impact of COVID-19 on the industry, and asks, could this crisis bring a new wave of demand for UK manufacturing?

HotSeat – Robin Glover, Area Sales Manager at Kongskilde Industries

Kongskilde Industries has been serving the agricultural, paper and plastics industries for over seventy years, transporting a wide range of materials and components with its extensive range of pneumatic conveying […]

CellPath's ARBURGs for making cellular pathology consumables for cancer treatment

ARBURG Customers Join the Fight Against COVID-19

The supply of medical devices to the NHS is critically important at this difficult time. Several ARBURG customers are involved in supporting the fight against coronavirus on different fronts, as ...
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Plasdan E-Plate

Plasdan Launches the E-Plate

Plasdan, a technological leader in add-on equipment, has added to its comprehensive range with the launch of the E-Plate ...
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PCE

Time to Invest in Automation?

There are many considerations to be made before making any substantial investment. In this article, the PCE GROUP investigate the options for making an investment in automation ...
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Nigel Baker

ENGEL Offers Free Service Support for Key Moulders

ENGEL UK has announced support for its injection moulding customers in the UK and Eire, who are currently producing components for the NHS. Customers will receive free service support for ...
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Chris Clarke

Chris Clarke Strengthens Plastech Solutions Team

Chris Clarke joins Plastech Solutions as Project Manager, bringing a wealth of Automation & Control experience with him following many years in the industry ...
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Telford 3D Printing Specialists Provide Face Shield Solution For NHS Workers

Ricoh has ramped up its support of the nationwide effort to tackle the COVID-19 crisis by using its innovative technology to produce 40,000 face shields a week for NHS workers, ...
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Colin Tirel, Roger Talbot

Twenty Five Years of Support for UK and Irish Customers

Roger Talbot, internal service coordinator at ARBURG Ltd has completed 25 years dedicated service at the company, since joining in 1994 ...
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MGS Technical Plastics

MGS: Everything’s Changed, Except Our Approach to Business

This global pandemic is unlike anything we’ve seen in recent memory, but like with any other unexpected shift in circumstances, MGS Technical Plastics stay true to who they are; proactive, ...
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CellPath's ARBURGs for making cellular pathology consumables for cancer treatment

ARBURG Customers Join the Fight Against COVID-19

The supply of medical devices to the NHS is critically important at this difficult time. Several ARBURG customers are involved ...
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Additive Manufacturing

 

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Telford 3D Printing Specialists Provide Face Shield Solution For NHS Workers

Ricoh has ramped up its support of the nationwide effort to tackle the COVID-19 crisis by using its innovative technology ...
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Materials & Additives

 

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Colour Tone Masterbatch Assure Supply for Medical Applications

Colour Tone Masterbatch, a leading colour and additive masterbatch supplier, has ring-fenced production capacity specifically for priority medical and food ...
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Machinery

 

CellPath's ARBURGs for making cellular pathology consumables for cancer treatment

ARBURG Customers Join the Fight Against COVID-19

The supply of medical devices to the NHS is critically important at this difficult time. Several ARBURG customers are involved ...
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Material Handling & Temperature Control

 

Intelicare + Frigosystem chiller

Intelicare Expands on Frigosystem Partnership

Intelicare provides a recently-expanded range of Frigosystem chillers (with various compressor technology) from 7 – 4700kW, as well as dry ...
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Recycling

 

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Changes in the Plastic Recycling Industry and Circular Economy in 2020

2018 left the industry dealing with the disruption caused by China closing its doors to waste. 2019 was the year ...
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Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

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CyTec Develops New Pneumatic Locking Cylinder

CyTec Systems has developed a new pneumatic locking cylinder offering pre-load, mainly for use in cleanrooms and on all-electric machines ...
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Robots & Automation

 

PCE

Time to Invest in Automation?

There are many considerations to be made before making any substantial investment. In this article, the PCE GROUP investigate the ...
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Auxiliary Equipment

 

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PET Bottle Cap Torque Testing

In this case study, Mecmesin supplies highly accurate and easy-to-use digital torque testers for Áqua de Luso, one of Portugal's ...
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Service Providers

 

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More Plastic Industry Leaders Join PlastikCity

In the past two months, eleven additional companies have become PlastikCity Partners, bringing a range of equipment and services to ...
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Industry Updates & Events

 

Polymer

Polymer Distributors Industry Update

During the COVID-19 pandemic, PlastikCity is aware that many moulders may be concerned about polymer supply. They, therefore, decided to ...
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Plastic Industry Blogs

 

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COVID-19 and the Future of UK Manufacturing

Gabby Day, Communications Manager at Pentagon Plastics explores the impact of COVID-19 on the industry, and asks, could this crisis ...
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Robin Glover

HotSeat – Robin Glover, Area Sales Manager at Kongskilde Industries

Kongskilde Industries has been serving the agricultural, paper and plastics industries for over seventy years, transporting a wide range of ...
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PlastikCity on Tour

 

PlastikCity on Tour – Central Scanning

Our next stop was at Bromsgrove-based Central Scanning. Our MD, Carl Futcher and Marketing Account Executive, Will Clarke met with ...
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