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LMG introduces automatic preformer for thermoset molding

August 13, 2014 9:42 am ET

LMG, a division of Trinks Ltd., has introduced a fully automatic 40-ton hydraulic preformer, which for granular thermoset molding material such as phenolic, epoxy, melamine, granular polyester.

Recycling equipment available for customer trials

August 13, 2014 9:41 am ET

Erema North America has an Intarema 1108 TVEplus recycling machine available for customer trials at its headquarters in Ipswich, Mass.

Starlinger introduces C-VAC recycling module

August 13, 2014 9:40 am ET

Starlinger & Co. GmbH of Vienna, Austria, has introduced its C-VAC module for recycling post-consumer and post-industrial plastic waste into high-grade secondary plastics.

Mold assembly station offers easy access

August 13, 2014 9:39 am ET

Hansen Metal Fabrication of Farmington, N.Y., has developed a line of mold assembly stations for large molds, as heavy as four tons.

Harting adds monoblock inserts to modular connectors

August 13, 2014 9:38 am ET

Harting Inc. North America has expanded the capabilities of two modular connector series, Jan-Eco and Han-Yellock, by developing dedicated, high-density monoblock inserts for each one.

IQMS team recognized by Network Products Guide

August 13, 2014 9:37 am ET

IQMS Inc. announced that its Automation Group, a team of programmers and developers, was recognized as the Engineering Team of the Year by Network Products Guide, a trade publication. IQMS is based in Paso Robles, Calif.

KraussMaffei Berstorff hosts recyclers at Edelweiss Days

August 13, 2014 9:31 am ET

KraussMaffei Berstorff GmbH hosted about 60 people from plastics recycling centers at the Edelweiss Days at the extrusion systems maker’s plant in Hannover, Germany, June 24-26.


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...


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.

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