25. June 2015

Ultrasonic welding with much improved quality
Rinco Ultrasonics extends machinery range with first electrically driven ultrasonic welding machine

With its new Electrical Motion ultrasonic welding machine (working frequency: 20 kHz), the Swiss specialist for ultrasonic welding technology, Rinco Ultrasonics, is treading new ground: away from the traditional pneumatic drive to an electrically driven welding machine. With this solution, the...[more]

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20. May 2015

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Achema 2015

At Achema 2015, June 15-19, 2015, Frankfurt, Germany, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will demonstrate their role as an innovative supplier of systems and key components within the process chain for the chemical, plastics and other industries at their booth no. D34 in hall 5. The systems shown...[more]

09. April 2015

New CTE PLUS series – twin screw extruders equipped with new gearboxes

With the CTE 50 PLUS Coperion Nanjing, China, launches its new CTE PLUS twin screw extruder series at Chinaplas 2015 (Guangzhou / PR China, May 20-23, 2015). The CTE PLUS is equipped with a new gearbox engineered by Coperion Stuttgart, Germany. It offers a new terminal box that meets highest safety...[more]

26. March 2015

Coperion Nanjing to open new plant in September 2015

Coperion (Nanjing) Machinery Ltd. Co., Nanjing, PR China, will move to a new facility in the Nanjing Jiangning District in September 2015. The company’s current production site will in the future be designated for R&D and Technology use only as per Nanjing Jiangning Government’s plan. With the...[more]

25. March 2015

Buehler at Control 2015: PlanarMet 300 – New planar grinder accelerates sample preparation in metallography

PlanarMet 300 is a new bench-top planar grinder from Buehler – ITW Test & Measurement GmbH which provides rapid, highly accurate and convenient sample preparation in metallography. Using a fixed 305 mm (12 in) grinding stone in conjunction with a high-performance motor PlanarMet 300 is designed to...[more]

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24. March 2015

STS Mc11 – The next generation of Coperion’s STS compounding extruders

The next generation of Coperion’s STS twin screw extruders is making its world public debut at Chinaplas 2015 (Guangzhou / PR China, May 20-23, 2015). The new STS Mc11 series features an increase in torque from 10 to 11.3 Nm/cm³ and for the first time is part of Coperion’s industry-proven ZSK...[more]

09. March 2015

Buehler at Control 2015: Wilson VH3300 for even higher flexibility and efficiency in Vickers and Knoop hardness testing

At last year's Control 2014, Buehler was able to present the first prototypes of its Wilson VH3300 microhardness test system. Based on the practical experience gained since then in leading industrial laboratories, the system has been perfected and is now ready for introduction in the market....[more]

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26. February 2015

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Anuga FoodTec 2015

At Anuga FoodTec 2015, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present themselves as innovative system providers for the production of food and pet food at booth no. C 020 in hall 10.1. The focus will be on a complete processing system for the production of high-quality meat substitutes. This includes a...[more]

23. February 2015

New Masterbatch Boosts Long-term UV-Absorbing Efficiency of Greenhouse Films

UV4120PE is a newly developed masterbatch from Tosaf (www.tosaf.com) which can multiply the service life of UV-absorbing greenhouse films. In comprehensive accelerated weathering tests, the UV-filtering efficiency of conventional films stabilized with an organic UV absorber and a nickel quencher...[more]

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10. February 2015

REIKU's bio-based corrugated cable protection tubing combines outstanding bending cycle resistance with environmental benefits

REIKU’s corrugated cable protection tubing made from renewably sourced plastic is an environmentally friendly alternative to products made from conventional oil-based materials, and also offers tangible advantages in application. Under dynamic flexural fatigue stress, which is typical for many...[more]

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03. February 2015

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at NPE 2015

At this year’s NPE, March 23-27, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida, West Hall, Booth W1329 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron present their latest technology developments that are advancing compounding and bulk materials handling to the next level. Representing their comprehensive...[more]

13. January 2015

IKT now using a Coperion ZSK 18 MEGAlab laboratory extruder for its research programs

The Institute for Plastics Technology (IKT) of the University of Stuttgart (www.ikt.uni-stuttgart.de) has now augmented its R&D facilities with a new compounding system: a ZSK 18 MEGAlab laboratory extruder from Coperion. The nucleus of the system is a twin screw extruder featuring a screw diameter...[more]

04. December 2014

Stronger local presence: Ettlinger expands sales network in Europe and Asia

Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH, the specialist for high performance melt filters and injection molding machines for high shot weights, is currently expanding its sales network with new partners in Southern and Eastern Europe as well as in Asia. The company already has several agents right...[more]

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05. November 2014

IKO decides in favour of a Coperion Kombiplast for the compounding of shear-sensitive soft PVC

IKO PLC, whose headquarters are in Wigan/UK, has for the first time decided in favour of a compounding system from Coperion: a Kombiplast KP 62 Mv PLUS/200. At IKO Polymeric's production facility in Chesterfield/UK, the new extrusion system is being used for the plasticizing and compounding of soft...[more]

20. October 2014

Award-winning water filter made from bioplastic

Willich, Oktober 2014 – Soma is the first designer water filter in the world made from natural resources. The bioplastic used for this filter is Bio-Flex®, a material developed by Fraunhofer UMSICHT in cooperation with FKuR. [more]

02. October 2014

Gently does it - SKZ now compounding with Buss laboratory kneader

Würzburg, October 2014. – SKZ, a major German Plastics Center, located in Würzburg, has recently added a Buss MX 30 laboratory kneader to its stock of plastics processing machinery. Mid-September was the official handover of this oscillating single-screw kneader, making SKZ the first institution in...[more]

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25. September 2014

High purity requirements: Treffert meets exacting demands with special compounds produced on Coperion's new ZSK 32 Mc18 smart

Stuttgart, September 2014 – The Treffert Group, an acknowledged expert in the production of masterbatches and special-purpose compounds, has once again extended its fleet of machines with a twin screw extruder from Coperion, Stuttgart, Germany. This time it is a ZSK 32 Mc18 smart, which was first...[more]

24. September 2014

ELMET at Fakuma 2014:
A One-Stop Shop for Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) Injection Molders

At Fakuma 2014, ELMET (www.elmet.com) will emphasize its role as a 'single source' vendor covering all aspects of liquid silicone rubber (LSR) injection molding (LIM) – a partner who assists customers in devising individually optimized, complete solutions around perfectly matched components, then...[more]

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19. September 2014

i-mold at Fakuma 2014:
System solutions for efficient mold construction

i-mold of Michelstadt/Germany will be presenting at Fakuma 2014 (stand A2-2104 in hall A2) a further augmented range of system solutions for efficiency improvement in mold construction. Among the main exhibits will be the wide range of differently designed tunnel gate inserts for cold runner...[more]

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10. September 2014

FKuR at Composites Europe, Düsseldorf, 7th – 9th October 2014: FKuR and Helian Polymers cooperate on the development of tailor made PLA compounds for 3D printing

Willich, September 2014 – The bioplastics specialist FKuR Kunststoff GmbH and Helian Polymers, a leading provider of 3D printing filaments, are cooperating on the development of novel PLA blends for 3D printing. The initial results and applications of this collaboration will be shown at this year’s...[more]