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Husky International is acquired by Platinum Equity

Husky

Husky International is acquired by Platinum Equity

At the end of December, Platinum Equity announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Husky IMS International. According to the company, the transaction is expected to close during the second quarter of 2018. read...

Why outsourcing with trusted partners makes sense

Opinion

Why outsourcing with trusted partners makes sense

Production might run perfectly smooth, but when manufacturers face urgent special orders, in-house ressources often reach their limit quickly. Stephen Dyson, Product Manager at Proto Labs, explains, why and how outsourcing can support quick delivery capabilities. read...

WBA meeting was held at the end of November

Germany

WBA meeting was held at the end of November

The annual community meeting of Aachener Werkzeugbau Akademie (WBA) in Aachen, Germany, brought together around 150 professionels fot networking, exchange and insights into the work of the Tooling Academy Aachen. read...

Günther Hot Runner Technology and Speedturtle win Sigma Award

Germany

Günther Hot Runner Technology and Speedturtle win Sigma Award

For the first time, Sigma Engineering has awarded companies for projects with a consistent use of its Sigmasoft Virtual Molding Software. Günther Hot Runner Technology and Speedturtle, a Portuguese toolmaker. read...

Husky strengthens PET Tooling offers

Husky

Husky strengthens PET Tooling offers

Husky announced that it has invested in its PET Tooling business. The company, a leading provider of the plastics processing industry, aims to increase costumer value and to respond better to market needs. read...

Update for servo-driven valve gate system Flex-Flow One

HRS Flow

Update for servo-driven valve gate system Flex-Flow One

Flex-Flow One is a valve gate system for hot runner nozzles that eliminates the need for an extra control unit. A simple driver module is connected to each nozzle, controlling the melt flow in order to produce moulded parts with a high reproducible quality. read...

Mini valve gate nozzle for small parts injection

Fakuma 2017

Mini valve gate nozzle for small parts injection

Thermoplay presented a number of hot runner innovations at Fakuma 2017. Among them was the F Ø11 for special applications in cosmetic, medical and food packaging markets. read...

Controlling the opening of the pins in valve gate systems

Fakuma 2017

Controlling the opening of the pins in valve gate systems

For Fakuma, Synventive updated the Synflow technology. The new Synflow 3 comes with all functions of the previous Synflow versions plus added features like the ability to quickly define complete moulding parameters for a specific application. read...

Ready-to-use hot runner systems – fully screwed together and wired

Fakuma 2017

Ready-to-use hot runner systems – fully screwed together and wired

On the occasion of Fakuma 2017, Hasco presented a range of products to interested visitors. Besides standard parts for tool and mould construction, the company also took the chance to inform about its latest additions to their hot runner system portfolio. read...

Simple screw-in solution instead of complex geometry

Fakuma 2017

Simple screw-in solution instead of complex geometry

At Fakuma 2017, HRS Flow presented the HP-Gate, a valve gate solution that saves the mouldmaker money and time. It is intended for manufacturing high-quality parts, HRS Flow reports. read...

Don't judge a can by its cover: Transparent cans hit the stores in Asia

Food packaging

Don't judge a can by its cover: Transparent cans hit the stores in Asia

Packaging – Milacron has presented a can that is transparent. Together with S&W Fine Foods International, a Del Monte Pacific Ltd company, Milacron developed the product, which is already available on store shelves in Seoul, South Korea, and Shanghai, China. read...

Hot runner for challenging thin and long parts

Fakuma 2017

Hot runner for challenging thin and long parts

Hot runners – At this year's Fakuma, Husky Injection Molding Systems is releasing the Ultra Side Gate Inline hot runner technology. Besides the usual features of Husky's hot runner systems, it has some additional features. read...

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Anniversary edition continues the success story

Fakuma 2017

Anniversary edition continues the success story

24.10.17 - Fakuma 2017, the 25th edition of the international trade fair for plastics processing, ended yet again with a rise in numbers of exhibitors and visitors. The trade show celebrated the 25th anniversary of Fakuma. read...

Don't judge a can by its cover: Transparent cans hit the stores in Asia

Food packaging

Don't judge a can by its cover: Transparent cans hit the stores in Asia

19.10.17 - Packaging – Milacron has presented a can that is transparent. Together with S&W Fine Foods International, a Del Monte Pacific Ltd company, Milacron developed the product, which is already available on store shelves in Seoul, South Korea, and Shanghai, China. read...

Mini valve gate nozzle for small parts injection

Fakuma 2017

Mini valve gate nozzle for small parts injection

27.10.17 - Thermoplay presented a number of hot runner innovations at Fakuma 2017. Among them was the F Ø11 for special applications in cosmetic, medical and food packaging markets. read...

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BORIDE Engineered Abrasives

BORIDE Now Stocking Repair Parts for Turbo-Lap and U-Lap Profilers

BORIDE Engineered Abrasives is pleased to announce that they are now stocking the most popular Repair Parts for all of their Turbo-Lap and U-Lap model air profilers. ...

DIPROFIL Diamantprodukter AB

DIPROFIL Newsletter 3/2017

Welcome to your 2nd Edition of the DIPROFIL Newsletter 2017!

SolidCAM Ltd.

Successful EMO 2017 for SolidCAM and Distribution Partners

..."The EMO exhibition in Hannover, Germany, is the leading international trade fair for the manufacturing industry, ...

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