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APT Automation becomes the member of e-F@ctory Alliance

Mitsubishi Electric has recently welcomed APT Automation as member of the e-F@ctory Alliance.

Zahoransky to present automation system solutions at K 2016

At the K 2016, Zahoransky sets the focus on automation system solutions.

Solutions from Kistler boost efficiency in automated production

At this year's Motek from 10 to 13 October in Stuttgart, Kistler will be showcasing its new NCFE and NCFR joining modules, together with the latest generation of maXYmos monitoring systems.


Energy balance made transparent

With its new energy module, Engel e-factory makes it possible to track the energy consumption of individual consumers in production with greater transparency.

North America: digital design and automation influence plastics industry

Trends shaping the North American plastics industry include growing use of advanced digital design and manufacturing software and increased automation of production.

Engel at Plastpol 2016

At Plastpol 2016 Engel will present intelligent solutions for enhanced quality and process stability.

Wittmann Group at the Plastpol 2016

At the Plastpol 2016 the Wittmann Group will present for the first time its injection molding machines, robots and peripheral appliances with its new subsidiary.

Engel automation at Fakuma 2015

Thanks to the new active vibration control, the Engel viper linear robots can react to vibrations that are caused by external influences.

New online service from KraussMaffei

New APC calculator shows what potential financial savings are possible with the new machine function.

New e-pic robot from Engel

The Engel e-pic was celebrating its world premiere at Fakuma 2014 in Friedrichshafen.

Mettler Toledo launches a new line of PC-based touchscreen counter scales

Mettler Toledo has announced its newest line of PC-based touchscreen counter scales, the UC Evo Line.

A new level of automation for Cobelplast

RPC Cobelplast is investing €1.1 million in the automation of two processes that will deliver improved efficiencies, enhanced customer service and sustainability benefits.

Modular production concept for cavity specific handling and more

Modular production concept for cavity specific handling and more Hekuma, one of the leading manufacturers of high performance automation systems, takes the next decisive step in the production process.

Successful world premiere for Selogica “Set-up Assistant” module

New Selogica “Set-up Assistant” module enables installation technicians to perform simple, quick and reliable set-up of Allrounder injection moulding machines without detailed knowledge of the control system.

New automation technology and cost reduction techniques can help plastics producers survive

TSM Control Systems is now offering plastics producers new ways to weather the economic storm and improve their profit margins. New TSM technology focuses on, reducing production down time during order changes, reducing labor costs through cleaning automation, reducing raw material usage and avoiding unnecessary excess energy costs of scrap material reprocessing.