Quality - news on Plastech

Engel presents EN ISO 14120-compliant safety guarding at Fakuma 2018

With its newly developed EN ISO 14120-compliant safety guarding, Engel offers a significant safety boost. In addition to this, the modular solution enables particularly easy configuration and installation.

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.

Certification: Training at Arburg gets treble thumbs up

Arburg obtained the LQW certificate after successfully completing "Learner-oriented Quality Certification in Continuing Education and Training", the company passed the "DIN ISO 29990 - Quality Management Systems for Learning services for Non-formal Education and Training" inspection in February 2018.

TEPPFA launches international Discover Plastics campaign

Curated by TEPPFA and in partnership with four National Associations, Discover Plastics drives awareness of the natural suitability of plastic pipes for sewer and stormwater applications.

Using IoT to drive Lean implementation

FMCG brands that once enjoyed healthy mid-single-digit growth or better have encountered challenging headwinds recently. In this marketplace, Lean manufacturing is becoming more and more crucial. And technology - especially internet-connecting technology - is key to such efforts.

New coating and embossing roll calibration system for converters

Troika Systems has launched SurfaceCAM Calibration Program, an accurate calibration system for its two applications used by coating and embossing converters.

Agr International at NPE 2015

Agr International, Inc. will display its latest tools for bottle light weighting and quality control at NPE 2015.

Sidel inaugurates its new training lab in Parma

Sidel inaugurated a new training lab at its Parma site, dedicated to the manufacture of fillers and end-of-lines for liquid foods.

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Warwick Manufacturing Group`s process creates a "watermark" in plastics A technology to fight against the growing worldwide problem of product counterfeiting has been developed by researchers at Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG), at the University of Warwick in the UK.

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At the beginning of March, Unipetrol RPA produced its four millionth tonne of polyethylene. The technology serving the manufacturing of polyethylene has already been in operation for 32 years.

High quality of low tonnage NPM injection moulding machine

After one year of market-introduction, it is always increasing the widespread success that low tonnage NPM injection moulding machines are scoring. The rationalization of the technical features has allowed us to increase remarkably the industrialization grade and to increase the production levels, also achieving a quality-price relation, that has been considered unforeseeable till nowadays.