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Plastribution Conference Pioneers Sustainable Solutions for Plastic Processors

Leading plastic raw materials distributor, Plastribution, held its Sustainable Materials Conference on 12th-13th February 2020, following its launch of the industry’s first Sustainable Materials Portfolio in November 2019.

Protool Plastics Group: Is Now the Right Time to Reshore?

In a time when all companies are looking to reduce their carbon footprint, there has never been a better time to localise your supply chain. Protool Plastic Group’s Managing Director, […]

PlastikCity on Tour – Plastech Solutions

Our next stop was at Rugeley-based Plastech Solutions, a leading provider of equipment and services to the plastics industry.  We met with Daley Williams, the company’s Sales & Business Development […]

6489 Miniature cavity pressure sensor

UniSens® – One Sensitivity for the Complete Mould Means Less Work, Less Risk

Two new cavity pressure sensors from Kistler have front end diameters of only 1mm, the world’s smallest, and 2.5 mm, both of which can be machined up to 0.5 mm ...
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Bunting

Bunting Announces New Sales Engineer Appointments

Following a sustained period of growth and expansion, Bunting announces the appointment of three sales engineers to their Redditch and Berkhamsted teams.  ...
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SP Technology Launches Rebrand & Secures Exclusive Cobot License & Distributorship

SP Technology has today (Thursday 20th February 2020) been announced as the first and only Scottish distribution partner of collaborative robots, from Universal Robots, also known as cobots, in a ...
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Wilde Analysis Offer Free Moldex3D Consultancy

Until 31st March 2020, Wilde Analysis' team of engineers will review your moulding process, to analyse, identify and evaluate your production problems, free of charge, using Moldex3D ...
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Plastribution Conference Pioneers Sustainable Solutions for Plastic Processors

Leading plastic raw materials distributor, Plastribution, held its Sustainable Materials Conference on 12th-13th February 2020, following its launch of the industry’s first Sustainable Materials Portfolio in November 2019 ...
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CyTec UK’s Range of Core-Pulling Cylinders Set to Upgrade

CyTec-UK has provided the moulding industry with high-quality core pull cylinders for over 25 years, and ahead of a major upgrade to its CyPull product range, Company Director, Brian Taylor ...
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FibreCUT

Telsonic Ultrasonics Slice Through Composites for Loop Technology

As composite materials become increasingly important, so do robust processing solutions such as high-precision ultrasonic cutting, which can provide a reliable, flexible and precise trimming solution for tough materials ...
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Protool Plastics Group: Is Now the Right Time to Reshore?

In a time when all companies are looking to reduce their carbon footprint, there has never been a better time to localise your supply chain. Protool Plastic Group's Managing Director, ...
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Protool Plastics Group: Is Now the Right Time to Reshore?

In a time when all companies are looking to reduce their carbon footprint, there has never been a better time ...
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Additive Manufacturing

 

Mark Dickin and Myles Jarman

Ricoh Apprenticeship Programme Hits 30 Year Landmark

Additive manufacturing specialist Ricoh is celebrating a landmark anniversary at the start of National Apprenticeship Week 2020. It was back ...
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Materials & Additives

 

Sustainable Materials Conference 2

Plastribution Conference Pioneers Sustainable Solutions for Plastic Processors

Leading plastic raw materials distributor, Plastribution, held its Sustainable Materials Conference on 12th-13th February 2020, following its launch of the ...
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Machinery

 

Simon Dec

Bole UK Continues to Expand its Workforce

Bole Machinery has seen rapid expansion during the last 12-months, fuelled by a growing number of new and repeat Injection ...
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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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VEKA Recycling Announces £100k Investment for Wellingborough Facility

VEKA Recycling has announced the latest development to its state-of-the-art Wellingborough facility, in the form of a new silo designed ...
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Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

6489 Miniature cavity pressure sensor

UniSens® – One Sensitivity for the Complete Mould Means Less Work, Less Risk

Two new cavity pressure sensors from Kistler have front end diameters of only 1mm, the world’s smallest, and 2.5 mm, ...
Read More

Robots & Automation

 

(Seated). L-R Lee Nixon, Andrew Clouston, Roy Henderson, SP Automation & Robotics

SP Technology Launches Rebrand & Secures Exclusive Cobot License & Distributorship

SP Technology has today (Thursday 20th February 2020) been announced as the first and only Scottish distribution partner of collaborative ...
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Auxiliary Equipment

 

Bunting

Bunting Announces New Sales Engineer Appointments

Following a sustained period of growth and expansion, Bunting announces the appointment of three sales engineers to their Redditch and ...
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Service Providers

 

Wilde Analysis Offer Free Moldex3D Consultancy

Until 31st March 2020, Wilde Analysis' team of engineers will review your moulding process, to analyse, identify and evaluate your ...
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HotSeat

 

Richard Smith

HotSeat – Richard Smith, Sales & Projects Manager at Summit TPC

Total Process Cooling is an established name in the water-cooling industry, operating with 30 years experience in the market, before ...
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PlastikCity on Tour

 

Plastech Solutions on Tour

PlastikCity on Tour – Plastech Solutions

Our next stop was at Rugeley-based Plastech Solutions, a leading provider of equipment and services to the plastics industry.  We ...
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