|When many people are involved in a large project, success depends on their familiarity with one another and their ability to cooperate effectively. This was the objective of the Supplier Workshop 2016, which was held in Lossburg on 8 and 9 June 2016, and to which Arburg invited 25 key suppliers and development partners.
|For plastics processors, TEMPRO temperature controllers from WITTMANN have been essential and “classic” equipment for many years. The wide range of models in this field meets every need. With the new TEMPRO plus D120/1-L, WITTMANN releases an especially powerful single zone unit.
|The Austrian company Meusburger Georg GmbH & Co KG takes over PSG Plastic Service GmbH located in Mannheim. PSG will continue to operate as an independent enterprise and all of its about 200 members of staff are taken over.
|German numbering machine and marking specialist Paul LEIBINGER received an overwhelming response from visitors to this year's drupe trade fair. Professionals from the printing industry visiting the event showed great interest in the LENservo electronically controlled random numbering system with a new, double-monitoring function and the variants for passport printing.
|The K 2016 trade show in Düsseldorf (October 19 to 26, 2016, Hall 15, booth B27/C24/C27/D24) will feature KraussMaffei Berstorff's custom solution for 36D twin-screw extruders, which is designed for high-performance extrusion of U-PVC pipes with minimum space requirements.
|Many applications in research, analytics and industry require a reliable high or ultra-high vacuum. Pfeiffer Vacuum introduces the new HiPace 300 H turbopump, the highest compression turbopump in the pumping speed class of 300 l/s currently on the market. With a compression ratio of 10^7 for hydrogen, it is suitable for producing high and ultra-high vacuum.
|In the first quarter of 2016, the index of machine tool orders, processed by the Studies Dept. of UCIMU-SISTEMI PER PRODURRE, registered a 14.3% increase compared with the same period of the previous year.
|AUTOMATICA 2016, which will take place in Munich from June 21 to 24, has attracted the world’s best in terms of Service Robots. Housed in the dedicated Service Robotics Demonstration Park in Hall B4.518, over 20 exhibitors will show off the very latest in service robotic technology in several themed areas focussed on particular application types, such as medicine and transportation.
|High strength, dimensional stability and fit accuracy coupled with low weight are the hallmarks of large-format composite components produced using the Long Fiber Injection (LFI) process from KraussMaffei. First-class surfaces can also be achieved through a simple combination of processes - for example with the InMold primer.