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Expect to see Baxter's 'face' in more plants this year


January 16, 2015 12:32 pm ET

Expect many more Baxters working on the manufacturing floor this year.

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Nordic Sensors enters market for small production extruders


December 3, 2014 2:01 pm ET

Equipment distributor and manufacturer Nordic Sensors Industrial Inc. has entered the small-production extruder market.

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3D Systems buying Cimatron


November 24, 2014 1:46 pm ET

3D Systems Corp. is buying Cimatron Ltd., an Israel-based company that makes integrated computer-assisted design and manufacturing software, for $97 million.

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Inspection system eyes carbon fiber automotive production


November 19, 2014 9:00 am ET

Pixargus GmbH, the company that created GoalControl, a 14-camera inspection system used to detect if a ball crossed the goal line at the World Cup this year, is showing a similar system to inspect carbon fiber fabrics used to make car body panels.

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Virtual molding for first-shot success


November 7, 2014 6:00 am ET

In the quest for faster cycle times and better parts, 3-D technology that tests the performance of a mold configuration before it is built is helping some medical molders get the process right the first time.

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Milacron, Trexel agreement will incorporate MuCell into presses


November 4, 2014 10:54 am ET

Trexel Inc. and Milacron LLC have signed a partnership agreement that allows Milacron to incorporate MuCell into the company's injection molding machines.

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Speaker: Many issues can affect multi-cavity molds


October 1, 2014 2:02 pm ET

There are several conditions necessary across all cavities of a multi-cavity mold to ensure that all parts are produced the same. These include identical steel, thermal/cooling, process and material conditions.

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RJG buys UK training group G&A


September 30, 2014 11:10 am ET

G&A Moulding Technology Ltd., a United Kingdom-based training and consultancy group, has been bought by RJG Inc., the U.S.-based training business.

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Design group Hexagon buys Vero Software to upgrade CAM capabilities


July 22, 2014 9:51 am ET

Stockholm-based Hexagon AB, a design technology company, has announced its acquisition of Vero Software, a leader in computer aided manufacturing (CAM) software. 

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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.

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