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Honeywell localizes production of coal-to-plastics catalysts in China

Honeywell International Inc.'s UOP business group is building new production capacity in China that will allow the company for the first time to fully manufacture MTO catalysts for local customers.

Court dismisses battle between Husky and Athena; Schad seeks a successor

Robert Schad and the company he established several years ago, Athena Automation Ltd., can breathe a little easier after a court on April 22 dismissed legal actions against them by Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.

Nordson sets sights on China's top equipment makers

Nordson Corp. is targeting a growing market of plastics machinery makers in China seeking top-shelf components.

Sinicon adding to press fleet

Sinocn came to the KraussMaffei open house because it recently bought a KM ClassiX injection molding machine with 56 tons of clamping force.

Increased imports force PP prices down

Plastics News is reporting an additional 2-cent decrease on North American polypropylene resin prices to reflect price erosion that took place between March and May.

Schréder creates a better light

A light-emitting-diode SmartLume with its silicone lenses can replace high-intensity-discharge high-pressure-sodium lamps for applications using 50-400 watts.

Jaguar Land Rover, Engel talk auto interior technology

More than 200 injection molders and 50 representatives from co-host Jaguar Land Rover were at Engel Holding's GmbH's Warwick offices for a two-day event.

KDF sees Southeast Asia as the next China

German materials distributor K.D. Feddersen Holding GmbH is expanding its business throughout Asia, exploring growth along the Pacific Rim.

Color Master growing at two Indiana sites

Color Master Inc. has added almost 90,000 square feet at its two Indiana locations.

Plasman adds European exposure with acquisition of Sweden's Plastal Industri

Auto exterior parts molder Plasman Group has entered the European market by acquiring Sweden-based auto molder Plastal Industri AB.

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