Digital design and automation influence moulding productivity

K 2016

Digital design and automation influence moulding productivity

United States - Trends shaping the North American plastics industry include growing use of advanced digital design and manufacturing software and increased automation of production. Recent developments give companies throughout the product chain more ways to optimise operations, speed products to market. read...

Formnext 2016 fully booked

Exhibitions

Formnext 2016 fully booked

Germany – Formnext 2016 is once again shaping up to be a hub of innovation and new technology. The Frankfurt, Germany based toolmaking and additive manufacturing show is going to be a much bigger event than the inaugural show last year, organiser Mesago says, with 40% more exhibition space and exhibitor numbers up 30%. read...

US show to be even bigger, stronger, pushing for innovation

IMTS 2016

US show to be even bigger, stronger, pushing for innovation

United States - IMTS, the International Manufacturing Technology Show, will once again take place from 12 -17 of September 2016 at McCormick Place in Chicago, USA. IMTS is held every two years and with more than 2,000 exhibitors, it is one of the largest industry trade fairs in the world. read...

Machine tools go digital: what will future machines look like?

AMB 2016

Machine tools go digital: what will future machines look like?

Germany - The basic principle of machine tools has changed very little over the years. Now, in times of "Industry 4.0", actually only another term for "networking", the machine tool must be opened up to go digital and communicate says Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Brecher from RWTH Aachen University. read...

Setting new standards in polishing, grinding, milling

Surface Treatment

Setting new standards in polishing, grinding, milling

Germany – Joke uses the opportunity of AMB in Stuttgart this year to present an international innovation in grinding, polishing and milling, the company says. read...

Successful stamping technology trade fair

Meusbuger

Successful stamping technology trade fair

Austria - This year's Stanztec show in Pforzheim, Germany held from 21 to 23 June, proved to be successful for standard parts manufacturer Meusburger, who came up with a host of new products from all areas of standard mould components. read...

Formnext to host 3D printing challenge

Additive Technologies

Formnext to host 3D printing challenge

Germany – The finalists of the purmundus challenge 2016, the international competition for design in 3D printing, will be announced at this year's Formnext exhibition, the international show on 3D printing, tool and mould making and future manufacturing technologies, held from 15 to 18 November in Frankfurt, Germany. read...

Accelerating 3D Technologies

TCT Show + Personalize 2016

Accelerating 3D Technologies

UK – The 21st TCT Show continues to set the agenda for the industry bringing together speakers, over two hundred exhibiting companies and thousands of visitors from over 60 countries around the globe. read...

Plastics Design & Moulding Event moves to Manchester for 2017

PDM

Plastics Design & Moulding Event moves to Manchester for 2017

UK – Following the success of this year’s (PDM Event) the organisers have announced that the exhibition and conference is moving to the new venue of Event City, Manchester on 21 and 22 June 2017. read...

Suppliers Events

Progressive Components

Industry Events

02/02/2016 - 12/31/2017

SolidCAM Ltd.

IMTS 2016

09/12/2016 - 09/17/2016

SolidCAM Ltd.

AMB 2016

09/13/2016 - 09/17/2016

Jongen Werkzeugtechnik GmbH

AMB

09/13/2016 - 09/17/2016

Heun Funkenerosion

AMB Stuttgart

09/13/2016 - 09/17/2016