News

  • 7/12/2018
  • 7/11/2018

    Intravis uses both employees, technology to improve

    The owner of the Aachen, Germany-based packaging inspection company believes that embracing internet technology to improve operations does not, and should not, come at the expense of employees who could otherwise be replaced.

  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/11/2018

    GW Plastics invests in work cell capabilities

    Building upon its longtime strategy of improving speed-to-market times, GW Plastics Inc. expanded and upgraded its Process Development and Training Center in Royalton, Vt., to develop and debug entire manufacturing cells.

  • 7/11/2018

    Luigi Bandera shows new blown film line

    The TechnoFlex series covers a wide production range, including film used on converting and printing lines and film with special characteristics for industrial applications.

  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/11/2018

    Amsler sells L42X blow molding machine

    W. Amsler Equipment Inc. has sold its next-generation L42X four-cavity all-electric reheat stretch blow molding machine to PET Power Containers in Woodbridge, Ontario, owned by TricorBraun Inc.

  • 7/11/2018

    Bielomatik rolls out Turn2Weld

    Plastic welding equipment maker Bielomatik Inc., of New Hudson, Mich., debuted the Turn2Weld two-step laser welding method at NPE2018, showing its first production machines.

  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/11/2018

    NDC unveils new measurement products

    NDC Technologies, a provider of precision measurement and control products for plastic film and sheet, debuted several new measurement systems at NPE2018 — touting their connection with Industry 4.0 data integration and connectivity down to the gauge level.

  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/11/2018

    Mobility group LM Industries forms as digital manufacturing powerhouse

    The San Francisco-based mobility group is calling itself "the world's first digital original equipment manufacturer," taking concepts to deployed products in under a year by way of its access to Launch Forth's global community of problem solvers and Local Motors' use of microfactories and additive manufacturing.

  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/11/2018
  • 7/10/2018

    Cooper Standard looks to diversify with new acquisition

    Lauren's manufacturing and plastics businesses produce extruded and molded parts of organic, silicone, thermoplastic and engineered polymer products. The units specialize in sealing solutions for industrial and specialty automotive applications.

  • 7/10/2018
  • 7/10/2018
  • 7/10/2018
  • 7/10/2018

    AMBA awards workforce development grants

    The American Mold Builders Association has awarded a total of $54,000 to eight mold makers under the American Mold Manufacturing Advancement Grant, focusing on workforce development.