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STV Machinery Welcomes Steve Lacey

New and refurbished machinery supplier, STV Machinery, has welcomed Steve Lacey to its team as Sales Manager.

Boddingtons Ends 2019 with an MDSAP Flourish

Leading injection moulder and med-tech supplier, Boddingtons, has recouped significant investment in the new Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP) by qualifying for the standard at the first time of […]

Bunting Expand UK Manufacturing Facilities

Following several years of sustained sales growth, magnetic separation expert Bunting is expanding its UK manufacturing plant and offices at its site in Redditch.

Vision System Robot Picker

Bowl Feeder vs. a Vision-Guided Feed System

One of the key parts of any automated process is the feed system. But is a bowl feeder or a vision-guided feed system more suitable for your needs? Read this ...
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McLaren Plastics

McLaren Plastics Save 60% Energy with Sustainable IntElect2 Machines

For environmentally-responsible Midlothian-based McLaren Plastics, recent tests performed by Sumitomo (SHI) Demag on two new IntElect2 machines have shown a 60% reduction in their energy bill, saving them over £7,000 ...
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Amey Plastics' gasketing machine

Amey Plastics Invest in State-of-the-art Gasketing Machine

Following another successful year at Amey Plastics, the leading plastic injection moulding company has announced that it has added a state-of-the-art Sonderhoff gasketing machine to its workshop ...
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David Wilson, Vanden Recycling

Vanden Recycling MD Announced as Expert Panelist at Resource Infrastructure Conference 2020

The managing director of plastics recycling firm, Vanden Recycling, has been announced as the latest addition to the expert panel for the Resource Infrastructure Conference on Wednesday 5 February ...
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BPF Apprentices

BPF Calls for Responses to Industry Apprenticeship Survey

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) is asking for respondents to take part in their national Apprenticeship survey and has announced the deadline as Friday 31st January ...
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Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 Winners (003)

Finalists Announced for Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020

The shortlist for the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2020 has been published. Winners will be announced on 26 March, the second day of the Plastics Recycling Show Europe, taking place ...
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Steve Lacey, STV Machinery

STV Machinery Welcomes Steve Lacey

New and refurbished machinery supplier, STV Machinery, has welcomed Steve Lacey to its team as Sales Manager ...
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Boddingtons

Boddingtons Ends 2019 with an MDSAP Flourish

Leading injection moulder and med-tech supplier, Boddingtons, has recouped significant investment in the new Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP) by qualifying for the standard at the first time of ...
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Plastic Processors

 

McLaren Plastics

McLaren Plastics Save 60% Energy with Sustainable IntElect2 Machines

For environmentally-responsible Midlothian-based McLaren Plastics, recent tests performed by Sumitomo (SHI) Demag on two new IntElect2 machines have shown a ...
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Additive Manufacturing

 

Injection Moulding or 3D Printing? Making the Right Choice

In this blog post, Mark Dickin, Additive Manufacturing & Moulding Engineering Manager at Ricoh UK, explains how the two technologies ...
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Materials & Additives

 

HEXPOL TPE at Pharmapack 2020

International Thermoplastic Elastomer compounder, HEXPOL TPE, will present the latest developments in the Mediprene family of TPEs at PHARMAPACK 2020 ...
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Machinery

 

Steve Lacey, STV Machinery

STV Machinery Welcomes Steve Lacey

New and refurbished machinery supplier, STV Machinery, has welcomed Steve Lacey to its team as Sales Manager ...
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Material Handling & Temperature Control

 

Summit Systems Introduces Employee Product Training Scheme

Plastics ancillary equipment experts, Summit Systems, have developed a product training programme for their employees in ‘the hub’, who provide ...
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Recycling

 

David Wilson, Vanden Recycling

Vanden Recycling MD Announced as Expert Panelist at Resource Infrastructure Conference 2020

The managing director of plastics recycling firm, Vanden Recycling, has been announced as the latest addition to the expert panel ...
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Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

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CyTec Systems Expands its Range of CPC Units

Due to high demand, CyTec Systems UK has announced that it can now supply larger sizes in its popular hydraulic ...
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Robots & Automation

 

Vision System Robot Picker

Bowl Feeder vs. a Vision-Guided Feed System

One of the key parts of any automated process is the feed system. But is a bowl feeder or a ...
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Auxiliary Equipment

 

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Bunting Expand UK Manufacturing Facilities

Following several years of sustained sales growth, magnetic separation expert Bunting is expanding its UK manufacturing plant and offices at ...
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Service Providers

 

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Sierra 57 is on Course for 2020

For technical recruiter Sierra 57 to be best equipped to source the right candidates for their clients, they have invested ...
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Damian Harvey, Radical Materials

HotSeat – Damian Harvey, International Business Development Manager at Radical Materials

Radical Materials, formerly known as SteriTouch, recently diversified its portfolio of plastic additives to include SCOPIC X-ray & metal detectable ...
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