Injection moulding - news on Plastech

BOY at the Hanover fair - a successful story

Circular and almost weightless the soap bubbles flew through Hall 5 of the HMI 2018. Equally perfect were the necessary bubble wand blow rings, which were produced on a BOY 25 E at the booth of Burwinkel Kunststoffwerk GmbH.

Negri Bossi launches Nova at Plast 2018

At PLAST 2018, one of the world’s most important plastic processing events, Negri Bossi will officially launch a new platform Nova range of machines.

Wittmann Battenfeld with full Power at the Plast in Milan

From May 29 to June 1, Wittmann Battenfeld will present to interested trade visitors latest injection molding technology as well as automation and peripherals at the Plast in Milan.


Netstal expands its ELIOS series with two smaller variants

Netstal expands its ELIOS series with two smaller variants of 450 and 550 tons: Top economic efficiency for thin-walled packaging

Cooling problems in plastic blow molding

The inner surface of the blown part remains at a much higher temperature during the mold cooling process. The large difference between the outside and inside surface temperature causes material stress.

Substantial expansion of production capacities

At Arburg, things are progressing at a fast pace: The prestigious Training Centre, for which the foundations began getting laid in 2017, is growing upwards on schedule. In Assembly Hall 22, opened in 2016, machines now stand in serried ranks and now Arburg is already announcing the start of its next big construction project.

Sumitomo Demag to showcase 12 machines at NPE

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America Inc. is bringing 12 injection molding machines to NPE2018 - both all-electrics and hybrids.

Focal point: smart production - solutions

Solutions for digitalization and Industry 4.0 are of critical importance for plastics processors worldwide.

Safety, precision & smart manufacturing of medical plastics at Chinaplas

The market for medical devices, in particular, implantable, is expanding rapidly as economies develop, populations get older, health awareness enhances and support policies strengthen.

A self-optimising production process

ENGEL is set to welcome visitors to the smart factory at Elmia Polymer 2018, Scandinavia’s biggest trade fair for plastics and rubber processing, which takes place from May 15th to 18th in Jönköping, Sweden.

Engel at Plastpol 2018: Process expertise with iQ

With two challenging applications on a servo-hydraulic and an all-electric injection moulding machine, ENGEL will clearly demonstrate how process consistency and quality can be combined with efficiency and economy at PLASTPOL 2018 in Kielce, Poland.

Arburg at the Plastpol 2018: cost-effective optical application and LSR processing

At Tthe Plastpol 2018 Arburg will present two injection moulding applications for efficient high-volume production at stand E30 in hall E in Kielce, Poland.

BOY presents 5 exhibits at the Plast Milan

In the “Plastics Hall” the German machine manufacturer BOY will be present at the booth of its Italian representative ST.A.TE. Technologies srl and will show three of its Injection Moulding Machines. Another BOY 35 E will be shown on the booth of a partner company.

Allrounder 1120 H wins prestigious design prize

The ALLROUNDER 1120 H has been bestowed the coveted, internationally renowned "iF Award 2018" design prize.

New Vice President of Packaging at Engel

As of April 1, 2018, Frank Schuster is taking over as the Vice President of the Business Unit Packaging at the injection moulding machine manufacturer and system solution provider ENGEL, headquartered in Schwertberg, Austria.