December 2015

The year’s top innovations in molding: new System Cooling platform from AST Technology

AST Technology (Wauconda, IL) introduces a new System Cooling platform gives molders the ability to monitor water flow and temperature circuits inside the mold. “There are monitoring devices for mold pressure, injection speeds,…

The year’s top innovations in molding: new options of G24 hot-runner temperature-control systems product line

Gammaflux L.P. (Sterling, VA), a global supplier of hot-runner temperature-control systems introduced two new options for its G24 hot-runner temperature-control systems product line at NPE2015, designed to help increase productivity and profitability for…

The year’s top innovations in molding: new SynCool 3 passive cooling system

SynventiveSynventive Molding Solutions, a business of Barnes Group Inc., proved that hot-runner systems are a critical component in automotive molds. The company showcased what its hot-runner systems are capable of by displaying a…

Metrology at METAV 2016

Experts from the academic community and the industrial sector will be showcasing the current state of the art at the METAV in Düsseldorf from 23 to 27 February 2016. The metrological units involved…

Heinz-Jürgen Prokop elected VDW’s Chairman

Dr. Heinz-Jürgen Prokop has been named the new Chairman by the Executive Committee of the German Machine Tool Builders’ Association (VDW) and the Sector Association  Machine Tools and Manufacturing Systems within the German…

Aerospace firm invests in mold maker

Aircraft parts maker Moog Inc. has acquired a 70 percent ownership of mold builder Linear Mold & Engineering Inc., with an option to acquire the remaining 30 percent. Located in the Detroit suburb…

NASA tests 75% 3-D printed rocket engine

NASA has tested the 3-D printed, high-performance rocket engine made by manufacturing complex engine parts and test firing them together with cryogenic liquid hydrogen and oxygen to produce 20,000 pounds of thrust. “We…

Materialise signs a partnership with Structo

The leading provider of Additive Manufacturing software and sophisticated 3D printing solutions Materialise has signed partnership with Structo, a Singapore-based manufacturer of 3D printing machines. Together, they will develop the Structo Build Processor…

Experience Composites – powered by JEC, the new fair on fibre composite and light-weight construction

The new fibre composite and light-weight construction trade fair “Experience Composites – powered by JEC” will take place in Augsburg between 21st and 23rd September 2016 for the first time. The creators of…

Luigi Galdabini is the new President of CECIMO

Luigi Galdabini was named new President of the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries (CECIMO). The election was comunicated  during the meeting held 3 December 2015 in Brussels by the CECIMO General…

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