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Small is beautiful in Nissei's newest press


November 21, 2014 2:14 pm ET

Responding to customer demand for flexibility, Japanese plastics-equipment manufacturer Nissei Plastic Industrial Co. Ltd. is demoing a caster-mounted injection molding machine so small that a single worker can wheel it around a factory floor.

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Three advancements have driven injection molding technology


November 21, 2014 6:00 am ET

Injection molding technology has made major advances in the last 25 years, from largely a world of shoot-and-ship to doing as much as possible at the press — using automation to remove parts and assemble them, two-shot molding, even assembling ...

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Renners leaving Sumitomo (SHI) Demag


November 21, 2014 10:01 am ET

Christian Renners is leaving injection molding press manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH, the company announced Nov. 21.

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Netstal, Electra Form team up for PET preform partnership


November 20, 2014 3:15 pm ET

The Netstal division of Krauss-Maffei Corp. is teaming up with Electra Form Industries in a partnership to offer PET preform machines and molds as a package deal.

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High pressure RTM systems moving from Europe to Mexico


November 20, 2014 4:24 pm ET

Engel Holding GmbH's subsidiary in Mexico says it has sold the first high pressure resin transfer machine system (HP-RTM) in the Americas to a Mexican automotive industry supplier.

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Reifenhäuser revitalizes German HQ


November 17, 2014 2:39 pm ET

Troisdorf, Germany-based Reifenhäuser Group, a major manufacturer of extrusion equipment, has celebrated the last beam being placed in its revitalized administration building in Troisdorf, with work set to start on the interior this month.

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Moretto drying system cuts costs by reducing energy demand


November 13, 2014 3:34 pm ET

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, GERMANY — Among a number of product innovations, ancillary equipment producer Moretto SpA, based in Massanzago, Italy, gave particular prominence to its Eureka engineering thermoplastics drying system at Fakuma 2014....

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Borch shakes up executive suite, eyes possible U.S. factory


November 13, 2014 5:31 pm ET

Chinese injection press manufacturer Borch Machinery Co. Ltd. has shaken up its top management team, naming a new chairman and a new CEO in a move it says is designed to help grow in world markets.

Rajoo forms joint venture with Dutch machinery company


November 10, 2014 6:00 am ET

Rajkot, India-based extrusion machine maker Rajoo Engineers Ltd. has formed a joint venture with Meaf Machines BV to make sheet and thermoforming equipment.

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Arburg's Freeformer wins Red Dot design prize


November 10, 2014 2:05 pm ET

Arburg GmbH + Co. KG, the Germany-based injection molding machine manufacturer, has won a Red Dot design award for its first 3-D printing machine, the Freeformer.

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