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The new Moretto website is

Presentation of the new website, now online and usable on all types of devices.

Viability of PPS for Bump-Off

Polyplastics has completed an extensive study which confirms the viability of polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) for bump-off molding of automotive engine cooling systems. Polyplastics' linear Durafide PPS, which already offers superior performance, now has bump-off molding capabilities to eliminate deburring.

Start of training year 2018

A total of 67 new apprentices and students from the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University began their apprenticeship at Arburg on 3 September 2018 - another record in the successful apprenticeship history.

Clariant announces cooperation

Clariant, a leader in specialty chemicals, today announced a cooperation with Haelixa, a Swiss startup with expertise in DNA-based tracers and a spin-off from the ETH in Zurich.

Kistler boosts its Industry

The Kistler Group is firmly on course for growth – and digitization. Following the acquisition of IOS GmbH last May, Kistler’s customers now benefit from one single source for everything from sensors to Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES).

inject 4.0 Forum: The next

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.

Route to smart compounding

With its Coperion Production Control Center (CPCC), Coperion offers compounders a clever solution for the control of compounding systems. The CPCC incorporates all the essential functions of a manufacturing execution system (MES).

Reifenhäuser Blown Film improves

Reifenhäuser Blown Film’s develops a highly flexible and efficient 11-layer blown film line.

PRE launched RecyClass

PRE officially launched the RecyClass tool on May 8th at the 2014 InterPack Trade Fair in Düsseldorf.

Next year, K 2013 exhibitors

The Innovation Compass at scientists highlight the trends in the plastics and rubber industry

Now more than 50! motan-colortronic

Another line of ULTRABLEND 95 batch dosing and mixing systems were installed at the headquarters of Aero Pump GmbH, in Hochheim in the German state of Hesse. This puts the number of high precision gravimetric units to more than 50 systems and completes the complete refurbishment of the raw materials handling for the injection moulding machines at the Aero Pump manufacturing facilities.

Sumitomo and their new components

On-going technological further development and improvement of the performance capability of our products are firmly rooted in our company philosophy.

Welding instead of clipping

The ultrasonic welding specialist Hermann has introduced a solution for ultrasonic welding of cable ducts for flat conductors. Advantages: Better rigidity, easier assembly and minimization of noise (Image 1: Headliner with cable channel)