PT ZONE: Thermoforming
Thermoforming: The Shape of Things to Come?
Despite designer ignorance and competing processes, thermoforming is thriving. Example A: the continued growth of its long-running SPE-sponsored event.Slide Show: 2014 SPE Thermoforming Awards
SPE’s Thermoforming Division accepted 25 submissions, including a number from first-time participants and one from as far afield as India, according to Steve Zamprelli, 2014 Parts Competition Chair. Awards were presented in 11 categories plus the student parts competition, and one of the category winners also received the Peoples’ Choice award based on a poll of attendees.NPE2015: The Right Show at the Right Time
In recent years, plastics trade shows in North America have sometimes been written off as out of fashion and in decline. But in around 140 days, a giant plastics trade show in Orlando seems likely to quash emphatically any notions of irrelevance for such industry events.Illig Expands U.S. Presence
Adds space in Midwest plant for spare parts, training and a showroom.Optimizing Thin-Gauge Sheet for In-Line Thermoforming
Processing thin-gauge sheet for in-line thermoforming poses unique challenges. Here’s how to cope with them.View More Content in This Zone | RSS | Atom