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New management at Engel Machinery India

New management at Engel Machinery India

1 July 2021 will see Engel complete the generation change in the management of its sales and service subsidiary in Mumbai. Frank Schuster, Regional President METAI, takes over the management of Engel Machinery India Pvt. Ltd. Stalinjose Selvanayagam is the new Sales Director.


Arburg Prototyping Center opens in China

Arburg Prototyping Center opens in China

In March 2021, Arburg officially opened its new Arburg Prototyping Center (APC) in Shanghai as part of a medical seminar. The facility means that a dedicated APC is now available in each of the company’s key market regions: Germany, the Americas and Asia.


Chinaplas concluded with a huge success

Chinaplas concluded with a huge success

On April 16, Chinaplas 2021, the first post-pandemic international trade fair for the plastics and rubber industries, has come to an end in the Greater Bay Area.


Sacmi approves the 2020 annual report

Sacmi approves the 2020 annual report

Throughout the year the Group was committed to ensuring workplace safety and continuity of production and assistance. Investment in product innovation and a new in-company ‘digital culture’ continued apace.


New HLI high-pressure homogenizers from HST

New HLI high-pressure homogenizers from HST

HST Maschinenbau GmbH, which has been part of the Krones Group since 2014, can draw upon decades of experience in developing and manufacturing high-pressure homogenizers and piston pumps.


Buss optimizes Compeo series for compounding plasticized PVC

Buss optimizes Compeo series for compounding plasticized PVC

Buss’s modular Compeo plasticized PVC compounding systems are now also available in a cascade configuration for optimum results. The discharge and pelletizing unit is mechanically decoupled from the compounder and is fed in free fall via a connecting tube.


Boy participates in China’s boom

Boy participates in China’s boom

The German machine manufacturer Boy achieved and unexpectedly positive success at the trade fair Chinaplas 2021. 150,000 people attended the event in Shenzen, most of whom were domestic trade visitors.


New partner for Freeformer in the USA and Canada

New partner for Freeformer in the USA and Canada

On April 19, the US subsidiary Arburg Inc. signed a contract with the Würth Additive Group. This is one of the world's leading companies in the field of "supply chain efficiency" and is now a partner for the distribution of the Freeformer in the USA and Canada.


152,134 visitors joined the mega show

152,134 visitors joined the mega show

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Chinaplas has once again proved itself to be a high standard platform for presenting new technologies and sourcing latest products for the plastics and rubber industries.


Pure Loop expands service offering for customers in North America

Pure Loop expands service offering for customers in North America

What is already common practice at the company's location in Ansfelden, Austria, Pure Loop now makes possible in North America as well. From now on, the specialist for shredder-extruder recycling solutions also offers customers and potential buyers in North America the opportunity to test the ISEC machine using their own material.