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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.

Pipelife takes over Isoterm, the specialist in pre-insulated pipes

Pipelife Norge takes over Isoterm AS, a producer of frost-resistant and pre-insulated plastic pipes based in Norway.

Best-practice ZSK extruder for quick ROI when compounding engineering plastics

Coperion is now offering an extremely cost-efficient high-performance twin screw extruder in best-practice design that is optimized for compounding engineering plastics: the ZSK 58 Mc18 world proven.


inject 4.0 Forum: The next dimension

Three years ago, with inject 4.0 Engel introduced its answer to the challenges of Industry 4.0. In the meantime, the terms smart machine, smart production and smart service have become established throughout the entire plastics industry, and in many areas, the smart factory has arrived in practice.

Extrusion solutions made to measure for Italian profile market

From 29 May to 1 June, battenfeld-cincinnati, the machine manufacturer will present its innovative extrusion solutions at this year’s Plast Milan,

Moretto at PLAST 2018: energy saving, sustainability and smart machines

MORETTO exposes at PLAST 2018, in a 4.000 mq booth, his most representative machines for injection molding and PET processing (Hall 22). An exhibition dedicated to specific solutions for the extrusion of blown film is present in Hall 13 on the CONTREX booth, a Moretto company.

KraussMaffei Berstorff launches new generation of twin-screw extruders

At this year's Chinaplas in Shanghai KraussMaffei Berstorff will exhibit the new ZE-CN twin-screw extruder series. This new extruder generation stands out for substantially enhanced performance and uncompromising flexibility.

Special system for 5-layer PP-R pipe with fiberglass

Poloplast, a processor established in Europe, implements a special solution with help from KraussMaffei Berstorff

Advanced solutions for efficient conveying and feeding

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present a variety of feeding, conveying, bulk material handling components and solutions for plastics processing at NPE 2018.

More from Milacron at NPE

Milacron to display the largest operational injection molding machine ever at an NPE and more technologies from industry-leading product brands Mold-Masters, DME, and Kortec.

 Chinaplas 2018: Premium quality and automation in pipe extrusion

KraussMaffei Berstorff presents premium quality solutions in PVC and PO pipe extrusion at Chinaplas in Shanghai. The company is introducing biaxially oriented PVC pipe technology together with Baosu Pipe Industry.

Mexichem acquired Sylvin Technologies

Mexichem has announced that it has acquired Sylvin Technologies Inc., a niche PVC compounds manufacturer based in Denver, Pennsylvania.

At NPE 2018 Milacron to focus on service, technology and solutions

Milacron to show industry-leading technologies, and widest breadth of plastics solutions in the industry at NPE 2018.

Poligal completes the kickoff of production of its new plant in Poland

Poligal, the manufacturer of biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) and cast polypropylene (CPP) film, announces the start up of its new plant in Poland, a project with an investment of 40 million euros in its new BOPP film extrusion line.

European debut of new TEX34αIII

Following introduction of its new compact TEX34αIII high-performance compounding extruder at the October 2017 IPF International Plastics Fair in Tokyo, JSW now announces the TEX34αIII debut in the European market too.