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Even More Power: The New GX 1300 from KraussMaffei

Thanks to its modular configuration and application-oriented equipment options, the GX series from KraussMaffei meets the requirements of the packaging and automotive industry as well as those of manufacturers using injection moulding for technical components. […]

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Arburg Announces Dates for Technology Days in 2021

The Arburg Technology Days have been a unique and firmly established event in the international world of plastics since 1999. Arburg has decided to host next year’s Technology Days in the summer of 2021, from […]

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Chem-Trend Showcases Revolutionary Preform Coating System

Chem-Trend, a global leader in high-performance release agents, purging compounds and other moulding products, participated in the development of a new preform coating system (PCS). This system enables preforms to be accurately sprayed directly after […]

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Plasticom Recognised for Contribution to Ventilator Challenge UK

The Plasticom Group, an Ashford-based injection moulding and toolmaking business, has received a letter of thanks from the Cabinet Office for its rapid production of thousands of ventilator parts used in the battle against COVID-19.

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KraussMaffei Delivers 100th Injection Moulding Machine to Polycom

With the 100th injection moulding machine, KraussMaffei is delivering a special machine to a special customer – Polycom, a family-run company founded 35 years ago by two brothers, which has established itself as a leading […]

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5 Questions to Ask Before Instrumenting a Mould

Putting a sensor anywhere in a tool can give you some form of data, but it may not be value-added. The key is knowing upfront what you want the sensor to do for you before […]

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Protool Plastics Group Invests for Reshoring Project

In conjunction with the company’s reshoring initiative, Protool Plastics Group has announced further investment at its Manchester site with the purchase of an Arburg injection moulding machine.

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Arburg Welcomes Higher Technical Institute Interns from Austria

Due to Arburg’s sophisticated safety and hygiene standards, four students from the Higher Technical Institute (HTL) in Bregenz, Austria, were able to complete a four-week internship at the Lossburg-based machine manufacturer in July 2020.

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Ampacet Extends Availability of GermsClean

In response to the increased worldwide concern for sanitation and product safety, Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, now offers GermsClean™, an antimicrobial additive that provides effective, long-lasting protection against a wide range of harmful microorganisms […]

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AMI Postpones Plastics Industry Expos in Essen

AMI has announced that its four focused plastics industry exhibitions, which were scheduled to take place at Messe Essen in Germany on 7 – 8 October 2020, have now been postponed to 1 – 2 […]

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