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Toolmakers & Mould Components

Thermoplay Unveils its New Thermal Hot Runner Nozzle for Direct Side Injection

The Moulding Solutions business unit of Barnes Inc. has expanded its portfolio of nozzles. In addition to the side valve gate nozzle “Edgeline” from Männer, Thermoplay can now also immediately offer a new, thermal side […]

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ECME Announce Successful Recipients of COVID-19 Mini Projects Grants

Leading Lisburn toolmaker, Ad-Vance Engineering, will receive more than £300,000 in funding for healthcare projects relating to COVID-19, as the ECME announces the successful applicant companies for its Mini Projects Grants.

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Innovative Gate Cutting System from Ermanno Balzi

Italian mould component manufacturer, Ermanno Balzi, has developed an exciting new product, allowing separation of a moulded component from its cold runner during the moulding cycle, with an internal cutting mechanism. 

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Merger of Runipsys to the YUDO Group

Worldwide hot runner leader, YUDO, has announced the integration of French hot runner specialist, the Runipsys Group into the YUDO Group of companies.

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Aluminium Tooling: Friend or Foe?

Aluminium can offer significant advantages when specified correctly but is far from a panacea and recognising its drawbacks is very important. Plunkett Associates investigate in this informative blog article.

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Ad-Vance Complete Complex PPE Tool in Record Time

Award-winning toolmakers, Ad-Vance Engineering, recently completed a highly complex production tool for the manufacture of high-volume PPE for the international market.

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Leading Irish Toolmaker Joins PlastikCity

Having recently won awards at one of Northern Ireland’s foremost business awards, Ad-Vance Engineering has now been announced as the first toolmaker from the island of Ireland to secure a listing on the PlastikCity procurement […]

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CyTec Systems Showcases Recent Additions to Product Range

CyTec Systems began trading in the UK and Ireland in 1997, and has grown into one of the leading suppliers of hydraulic cylinders to the mould and die industry. Its range of products now covers […]

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Uddeholm AM Corrax® Adding Value to Your Business

In this case study detailing the production of test tubes for the medical industry, Uddeholm UK investigates the impact of choosing quality powder for additive manufacturing in tooling for medical parts and devices.

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Mtek Developments’ Expansion Allows Digital Tooling Turnaround in Days

Mtek Developments, a leader in digital engineering, has announced that it has expanded its services to industry, enabling the company to produce ‘digital tooling’ for the production of low volume plastic injection moulded parts.

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