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Kazakhstan blow molder adds first hot-fill line

July 15, 2014 4:22 pm ET

Sidel Group has supplied a SBO heat-resistance blow molding machine and a Matrix hot filler to the first hot-fill line with slurry dosing to be installed in Kazakhstan and central Asia, saving Galanz Bottlers $1.4 million a year.

Dow Automotive adhesive wins award

July 15, 2014 3:40 pm ET

AUBURN HILLS, MICH. — An adhesive product made by Dow Automotive Systems, a Dow Chemical Co. business unit, was recognized by R&D Magazine as one of the 100 most technologically significant products introduced in the past year.


NDC, Beta LaserMike create new business, NDC Technologies

July 14, 2014 3:45 pm ET

NDC Infrared Engineering and Beta LaserMike, sister companies that make high-end part measurement and control systems, launched a strategic merger to create a new business unit called NDC Technologies.


Beaumont Technologies adding resin characterization abilities

July 9, 2014 10:25 am ET

John Beaumont said his company's Therma-flow Moldometer can conduct more than 100 molding characterizations on materials, by injection molding the material through a special mold cartridge cut with channels of flow geometries in various sizes.


Sidel designs plastic beer bottle that looks like glass

July 2, 2014 12:53 pm ET

In what could be a Holy Grail moment for beer in plastics, Sidel Group has launched what it calls the world's pasteurizeable lightweight PET beer bottle with a standard “champagne” base — not a petaloid-shaped base with feet.


Altuglas nanostructured sheet used on winning superbike

July 2, 2014 9:28 am ET

A nanostructured acrylic/elastomer sheet protected the winning rider in a superbike race in Misano, Italy, last month.

Molder uses moisture analyzer to achieve clear containers

July 2, 2014 1:13 pm ET

Sartorius Corp. a maker of laboratory and process equipment, said E&R Manufacturing, a supplier of water filtration housings, uses its Mark 3 moisture analyzer for a new housing made of a copolyester resin processed by a combination of blow molding and compression molding.

Ross hits milestone for double planetary mixers

July 2, 2014 1:12 pm ET

Charles Ross & Son Co. built its one-thousandth Planetary Dual Disperser Mixer.

Sepro wins supplier awards from Faurecia

July 2, 2014 1:10 pm ET

France-based robot maker Sepro Robotique earned one of three Premium Supplier Awards from Faurecia Interior Systems, the automotive supplier.

Evco adds coordinate measuring machine

July 2, 2014 1:08 pm ET

Evco Plastics Inc., a custom injection molder based in DeForest, Wis., has added a Romer coordinate measuring machine laser scanning arm to its metrology laboratory.

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