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Russia’s economy is picking up

Marked uptick in the propensity to invest at interplastica and upakovka 2019.

KraussMaffei takes over Pultrex

Effective February 21, 2019, KraussMaffei signed a share purchase agreement with Pultrex Ltd., based in Manningtree, Essex/UK.

Reifenhäuser Group acquires Plamex Maschinenbau

As of 18 February 2019, Reifenhäuser Group acquires Plamex Maschinenbau GmbH, Kelberg. Plamex is a specialized supplier of blown film lines and extrusion components.


Russia’s largest compound manufacturer relies on Coperion extruders

Reliable and long lasting - for over 20 years, Russia’s largest compound manufacturer has relied on twin screw extruders from Coperion

Keep it safe…with Mondi’s FIBC liner films

Liner films for Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers can help to reduce the risk of product contamination while also boosting worker safety during handling.

The Turkish plastics industry continues to grow

Plastics industry continues its growth trend. The report issued by PAGEV for the first half of 2018 shows that plastic product manufacturing increased by 7.2% to 5 million tons, while value increased by 9.3% to 19.4 billion dollars.

Extrusion Days: Theory and Practice of Increasing Efficiency Using Compounding

Over 200 participants from approximately 25 nations came to Stuttgart, Germany on 15 and 16 November 2018, accepting their invitations to the Coperion Extrusion Days.

Strategic cooperation in Mexico for flexible packaging machines between Gepp and Amut

With Amut machines, Gepp will produce shrink & wrapping film for beverage items in order to bundle them. "We've been asked to supply a turnkey project to Gepp, including a local support for the installation, training and After Sales Service in the area of Mexico City" says Alberto Rincón, Sales Manager for Latin America area.

Amut Dolci Extrusion scored in Malaysia

Amut Dolci Extrusion has recently supplied to EB Packaging SDN. BHD a cast line for the production of stretch film for the factory located in Malaysia. The line is 2000 mm-wide for film configuration in 7 layers.

Window profile production: Large order from Turkey

Adopen Plastic, one of the leading profile manufacturers in Turkey (headquartered in Antalya), placed another large order for more than 16 profile extruders at KraussMaffei Berstroff. The machines were delivered in various slots over the past months and will soon go into operation in Antalya.

KraussMaffei to develop mixing elements

In cooperation with the the Johannes Kepler University in Linz, KraussMaffei Berstorff has carried out scientific tests on mixing systems in several simulation series.

Cast-laminating Line with 3 Sections for the Production of Barrier Film (PA-PE)

The brand new Amut Dolci Extrusion line, supplied to an European customer, will produce PA-PE film to be converted into vacuum pouches/envelopes or trays for sliced foodstuff.

Heat-resistant PLA compounds and versatile bioplastics at Fakuma 2018

At Fakuma 2018, FKuR Kunststoff GmbH will be presenting its broad portfolio of bio-based thermoplastics for injection molding, thermoforming and extrusion.

Goodbye petroleum, hello bio!

Bio-based multilayer transparent barrier films are now reality.

Dr. Stefan Kruppa appointed head of new business unit Smart Machines of KraussMaffei Group

On July 1, Dr. Stefan Kruppa took over as head of the recently established "Smart Machines" business unit of KraussMaffei Group.

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