Euro PM2017 Congress & Exhibition

Event Report

Euro PM2017 Congress & Exhibition

Italy - The annual Euro PM Congress & Exhibition, organised and sponsored by the European Powder Metallurgy Association, created an international hub for participants to discuss, develop and distribute the latest industry trends. 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...

Strack Norma is satisfied with business at Fakuma

Fakuma 2017

Strack Norma is satisfied with business at Fakuma

Standard parts supplier Strack Norma reflects positive on this year's trade show for plastics processing. The company presented a range of products for tool and mould construction, including a 3D-printed collapsible core. read...

Clamping technology to be presented at Metav 2018

Metav 2018

Clamping technology to be presented at Metav 2018

VDMA, the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association, will hold a Clamping Technology Forum at Metav 2018. Hainbuch and Römheld announced that they will unveil their latest developments in clamping at the International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies. read...

Excellence in Production: Tool and mouldmakers of the year will be awarded in November

Germany

Excellence in Production: Tool and mouldmakers of the year will be awarded in November

The Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) of RWTH Aachen university and the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology (IPT) will award the best tool and mould-making companies from Germany and German-speaking countries in the “Excellence in Production” contest. read...

Digital Way at AMB 2018

AMB 2018

Digital Way at AMB 2018

At AMB 2018, digital will be given a special focus. "Digital Way" will be premiered at the show, concentrating on increasing digitalisation in production, along with the usual fair offerings at the metalworking international trade fair. Digital Way comprises a congress, an accompanying exhibition and showcases, the organisers, Messe Stuttgart, says. read...

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe at PRS

Netherlands

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe at PRS

Amsterdam – The Plastics Recycling Awards Europe has just been launched by the organisers of the Plastics Recycling Show Europe (PRS). Winners will be announced on the second day of the two-day PRS, which will take place on 24-25 April 2018 in RAI Amsterdam in the Netherlands. 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...