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Dynamic Conveyor named Michigan ‘Company to Watch’

March 26, 2014 11:49 am ET

Dynamic Conveyor Corp. of Muskegon, Mich., has been named one of the 2014 Michigan 50 Companies to Watch, an award from the Michigan Celebrates Small Business group.

Hopper loads designed for easy maintenance

March 26, 2014 11:48 am ET

Advanced Auxiliary Equipment Inc. of Cobbs Creek, Va., has introduced Remote-Van hoppers loaders that the company claims eliminates maintenance required to change filters and replace motors on the top of hopper loaders.

Nordson introduces new products

March 26, 2014 11:36 am ET

Two units of Nordson Corp. — Extrusion Dies Industries and Xaloy — are rolling out new products.

Software supports flow simulation through extrusion dies

March 26, 2014 11:32 am ET

Plastic Flow LLC announced that its polyXtrue software now supports Solidworks three-dimensional design software to simulate the flow of plastics through extrusion dies.

Mann+Hummel names Wittmann Battenfeld top North American supplier

March 26, 2014 11:31 am ET

Wittmann Battenfeld Inc. has won Mann+Hummel USA Inc.’s NAFTA 2013 Supplier Excellence Award.

Arburg honored by Brazilian magazine

March 26, 2014 11:27 am ET

Arburg Ltda., the German injection press maker’s operation in São Paulo, Brazil, won the PPR Award from the Brazilian trade publication Plasticos en Revista.

New machine cranks out PET bottles

March 26, 2014 11:26 am ET

Company officials report that Siapi srl is the first blow molding machinery maker to beat the mark of 28,000 1-liter PET bottles per hour produced by a two-stage linear blow molder.

Benecke Changshun adding TPO film line

March 26, 2014 11:25 am ET

Benecke Changshun Auto Trim, a joint venture between Benecke-Kaliko in Hanover, Germany, and the Chinese automotive plastics company Jiangsu Changshun Group, have installed a production line for making interior films made of thermoplastic elastomers, based on thermoplastic olefins.

Additives aid recycling of engineering resins

March 26, 2014 11:00 am ET

Struktol Co.of American has new additives designed to boost processing efficiency and performance for recycled-content plastics.

Flame retardant TPEs perform like PVC, halogenated polyolefins

March 26, 2014 11:07 am ET

Teknor Apex Co. has developed flame retardant thermoplastic elastomers for flexible electrical cords for power tools, appliances and specialty uses.

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