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UMass Lowell hosts collaborative research meeting for future projects


July 30, 2014 11:54 am ET

The University of Massachusetts at Lowell recently hosted a seminar, which was billed as a collaborative research meeting between Dow Chemical Co., the U.S. Army's packaging experts at its Natick Laboratories in Natick, Mass., and Gloucester...

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North American robot sales set record


July 30, 2014 4:46 pm ET

The North American robotics sector is off to its fastest start ever, shattering last year's first-half record, with a first-half 2014 of 14,135 robots, valued at $788 million, ordered from suppliers in the region, according to the Robotic Industries ...

Red Wave machine helps sort 4,000 metric tons of mixed plastics recycling


July 30, 2014 11:00 am ET

Redwave, the Austrian manufacturer of optical sorting machines for recycled plastics, supplied a line for the IMOG sorting facility in South West Flanders, which processes more than 4,000 metric tons a year of mixed light packaging material and polypropylene.

Herbold system removes foreign materials from recycling machine


July 30, 2014 10:55 am ET

Herbold Meckeshneim GmbH has developed an affordable, simple solution to remove foreign material that enters recycling machine, such as metal parts and minerals.

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EMS Chemie wins Norma Group's first global recognition award


July 30, 2014 10:11 am ET

Norma Group a Maintal, Germany-based maker of engineering joining technology, bestowed its first-ever Global Recognition Award for 2014 to EMS Chemie Holding AG, the supplier of polymers and specialty chemicals.

Nitrofreeze launches dry ice deburring


July 30, 2014 10:09 am ET

In this steamy summer weather, here comes Nitrofreeze Cryogenic Solutions from Worcester, Mass., a maker of cyrogenic plastic deflashing and dry ice deburring.

Software helps design heater band needs


July 30, 2014 10:07 am ET

You can use 3-D CAD drawings to design your heater band needs, at Heat and Sensor Technology in Lebanon, Ohio.

Incoe settles into new European HQ


July 30, 2014 10:03 am ET

Incoe International Europe of Rödermark, Germany, has completely moved into its new European headquarters, near the former main building.

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New polymer changes color in seconds


July 30, 2014 9:51 am ET

Researchers have created an unusual polymer that can change color and return to its original color in less than a second by changing its temperature.

New materials compete with metals


July 30, 2014 9:47 am ET

Piper Plastics Inc. has developed a family of reinforced thermoplastics with exceptional strength.

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