Please visit: Coperion Corporation
590 Woodbury Glassboro Rd.
Sewell, NJ 08080 US
ZSK corotating intermeshing twin-screw extruders in MEGAcompounder or MEGAvolume design for compounding polyolefins, engineering resins, color additive masterbatches, and blending reinforced plastics.
Continuous systems have capacities from 4 to 15,000 lb/hr. Axial and radial mixing are said to offer exceptional plasticating, dispersing, and homogenizing of polymer with additives.
Hot die-face pelletizers including water-ring, underwater, and air-cooled systems.
Shorter product runs mean frequent product changeovers for processors, and suppliers responded to these trends across all extrusion technologies.
Coperion to offer a wide range of new products at K 2016.
Rotuba exited the sheet business to focus on custom profiles for LED light fixtures. It now ranks as North America’s leading profile extruder in this burgeoning market.
Compounding equipment machine builder completes move from Ramsey, N.J. to three other facilities.
Can handle throughputs to 5 tons/hr.
New products for compounding to debut at Fakuma.
Monitor detects metallic contact between rotor and housing.
Designed for heat- and shear-sensitive materials.
Increased throughout and decreased melt temperatures also touted.
Form-fill-seal system weighs, bags and palletizes product after pelletizing.
As in speed, power, quality, flexibility, layers, and efficiency. Those are the trends across all extrusion processes.
A planetary-roller section allows efficient degassing.
Effective this month, K-Tron, Pitman, N.J., a global supplier of feeding, dosing, and pneumatic conveying equipment and systems, will operate under the brand name Coperion K-Tron.
Compounders face a number of processing challenges when incorporating a high loading of low-bulk-density mineral filler into polyolefins. Here are some possible solutions.
Erema in Austria has a new system that combines recycling and compounding in a single step.
It has been a big month for plastics machinery acquisitions.
Blown film towers may have been scarce, but there was no shortage of new technology aimed at helping to make extrusion processors more profitable.
Two suppliers of twin-screw compounding extruders announced at NPE2012 that they are now offering screw-element refurbishing services.
There won't be many blown-film lines running, but there is still much in the way of innovation going on in extrusion and compounding.
Significant expansion at its Wapakoneta, Ohio, plant.