Milacron Plastics Technologies

4165 Half Acre Rd.
Batavia, OH 45103 US

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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Currier Plastics blow molded containers and injection molded closures.

Two Molders Investing in Medical Market
Currier Plastics and NPI/Medical invest in clean rooms; molding and blow molding machines; testing equipment and more.

DME Milacron mold inserts with conformal cooling by 3D printing

TOOLING: 3D Printed Mold Inserts With Conformal Cooling
DME teams up with an expert in 3D printing of metal powders.

INJECTION MOLDING: All-Electric Secondary Injectors in Vertical or Horizontal Format
Fanuc auxiliary injection units now available in the Americas.

First Monosandwich Injection Press with MuCell Foam Ability
German custom molder gets 800-ton co-injection press.

Connectivity & Collaboration in Robotics & Automation at K 2016
Besides a handful of new robots and pickers, the big themes were modular ‘plug-and-play’ automation, Industry 4.0 connectivity, easier programming, and safer collaboration with human workers.

K 2016 Injection Molding: Rapid Pace of Development of New Machines & Controls
Servo drives dominate. Other trends include multitouch screens, adding materials data to process controls, and Industry 4.0 connectivity.

What Blow Molders Say About All-Electric Machines
They are well established in Europe, but molders in North America are just beginning to come around to all-electrics’ improved performance, maintenance, cleanliness, and—yes— energy efficiency. Here’s first-hand testimony, from the U.S. and abroad.

BLOW MOLDING: New All-Electric Shuttle at K’16
New series offers modularity, simplified design, increased reliability.

Novel Hot-Runner Technology Borrows From Flat-Die Extrusion
Nozzles with a wide slit fill at lower temperature and pressure.

Milacron’s Industry 4.0 Initiative on Display at K 2016
Transforming the mold from a "dumb" component to an active element of the Smart Cell in the Smart Factory.

INJECTION MOLDING: Multi-Shot In-Mold Assembly Swaps Out TPE for LSR
Special cold-sprue bushing and third LSR-specific injection unit create finished, sealed automotive duct in 55 seconds.

Smart Tool, Electric Tool
The old gray mold ain’t what she used to be. Or won’t be for long, if recent trends hold up.

Milacron Launches “eSTORE”
Online ordering of spare parts, supplies, and whole machines and systems.

TOOLING: Innovative Spin on Cube Molds At K 2016
Three exihibits for multicolored caps with in-mold closing, foam/solid PET preforms for stretch-blow molding, and for injection-blow molding on a modified injection machine.

What’s Brewing in Technology to Make Coffee Pods
With more than 9 billion of them sold last year alone, the prospect of selling high-output production systems to make single-serve coffee pods must be enough to make a machine builder’s mouth water.

Milacron to Show Wide Range of New Technologies at K 2016 Milacron
New developments in injection and blow molding, extrusion, hot runners, and tooling will be featured.

Milacron Coinjection Technology Approved For Fruit Cans & Recyclable Coffee Pods
First-to-market clear plastic cans wil arrive early next year.

MOLDING 2016 CONFERENCE: New Approaches to Processing, Tooling & Quality Assurance
The largest-ever annual Molding Conference included newsworthy technical presentations on a variety of injection molding topics. Here’s a selection.

Ahead of the Curve in Recycling
A pioneer in recycling milk bottles built a thriving business in plastic lumber, but blow molding with PCR has proved a longer, harder road to success.

Product Categories of Milacron Plastics Technologies

Blow Molds
Chillers
Coextrusion Dies, Feedblocks
Compression/Transfer Molds
Conveying Equipment (pneumatic and Mechanical)
Conveyors (parts-handling)
Cooling Towers
Cylinders (plasticating) and Liners
Dryers for Resins
Extrusion Blow Molding Machines
Extrusion Dies
Feeders
General Purpose Robots and EOAT
Granulators
Heat Exchangers
Hopper Loaders
Hoppers, Bins, Tanks
Hot Runner Components
Hot-water or Oil-circulating Temperature Controllers
Hydraulic Components and Systems
Injection Blow Molding Machines
Injection Molding Machines
Injection Molds
Mold Components
Multiple-screw Extruders
Pelletizers
Pipe Take-off Systems
Plastic Lumber Extrusion/Molding Systems
Preheaters for Materials
Profiles, Tubing, Hose Take-off Systems
Rebuilt Screws or Barrels
Screws (Plasticating)
Sheet Take-off Systems
Single-screw Extruders
Stretch-Blow Molding Machines
Temperature Controllers, Monitors

Trade Names

Cincinnati Milacron Extrusion
Ferromatik Milacron Europe
Magna Toggle Servo
Maxima
PowerPAK
Roboshot
Uniloy Milacron