March 2017

Proto Labs boosts capabilities with new 3D printer

Proto Labs Inc. is offering multi-hardness elastomeric parts technology to its prototyping tool kit. The Maple Plain, Minn., company has added a PolyJet printer to it its industrial 3D printing services to allow…

Sodick to mold microfluidic components made of TOPAS COC at MD&M West 2017

Sodick, a supplier of precision injection moulding machinery, has showcased the capabilities of its equipment by injection moulding microfluidic chips made of Topas cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) produced by polymer manufacturer, Topas Advanced…

Coveris rolls out in-mold labeled thermoformed dairy package

Coveris Holdings Corp. and Finnish diary producer Valio  Ltd. have developed a container with thermoformed in-mold label (IML-T) that decorates the entire container. In a March 8 statement, Chicago-based Coveris said it had…

Husky wins Ringier 2017 Innovation Award for its integrated HyperSync™ system

Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, has announced it has been awarded with the Ringier Technology Innovation Award for its recently-introduced HyperSync™system. HyperSync™ is the…

European molders lining up to supply electric car battery parts

Technical plastics parts producers in the Czech Republic are among national firms aiming to supply components for a new type of electric vehicle battery being developed by Samsung SDI in Austria. Injection molders…

Sold-out at Mecspe 2017

The recovery of engineering SMEs lands in Parma with the entire heritage of innovations and concreteness that characterizes them in the Italian manufacturing survey. A vital sector, which has left behind the short-term…

MAKINO becomes ISTMA Global Partner

Under the Global Partners Program promoted by ISTMA, MAKINO, one of the world leading company in machine tools solutions, had agreed to improve its cooperation and relationship within tooling industry. ISTMA and MAKINO…

Moulding Expo 2017: Around 700 exhibitors expected from 30 countries

For many years now generative technologies have been used in industry in many areas, from the initial design to the finished product. But there are many more possible applications. Moulding Expo 2017 wants…

Kroger dairy in Virginia molding lightweight milk jugs

A Kroger Co. dairy in Lynchburg, Va., is producing a new lightweight gallon milk jug, using technology from Mid-America Machining Inc. Kroger’s Westover Dairy distributes milk, water, juice and tea to 92 Kroger…

CECIMO commits to contribute to a new european industrial strategy

Mr Luigi Galdabini, President of CECIMO and Managing Director of Galdabini SPA, was one of the renowned panellist at the first European Industry Day that took place on 28 February 2017. He supported…

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