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Extrusion

Extrusion Training Firm Turns Art to Science

You’ve likely heard of Scientific Molding, particularly if you are a regular reader of John Bozzelli’s monthly Injection Molding Know-How columns in Plastics Technology. Now, make way for “Scientific Extrusion.”
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Injection Know How

Bozzelli Offers At-the-Press Injection Molding Training

Scientific molding guru John Bozzelli walked a sold-out class through the basics of scientific injection molding at Molding 2017.
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Automotive

KraussMaffei Invests in Future Plastics Professionals

KM is doing its part through machinery donations, as well as co-op and apprentice programs.
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Injection Know How

15 Things to Know About Servo-Driven Injection Machines

Drive technology for injection molding machines has been continuously evolving, and servo motors have become widely used in a variety of roles. Here’s what molders need to know about today’s servo drives in terms of cost, performance, maintenance, and training.
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Injection Molding

RJG Opens New Injection Molding Training Facility in NC

RJG, Inc. is working alongside ZAG Equipment Sales to open a new training center for injection molding.
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Molds & Tooling

Canon Virginia Graduates First Class of Apprentices

President Obama declared this week National Apprentice Week and in honor of that, employers across the country will host open houses to highlight the significant value of apprenticeships in our economy.
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Resin Conveying

Add Dirt to Your Resin?

No, it’s not recommended, but some people do it anyway. Inadvertently, through carelessness or lack of training.
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Packaging

Schneider Packaging Equipment Opens Training Lab for Customers

The lab in upstate New York to feature hands-on training without slowing or stopping production lines.
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Building a Bridge from Boomers to Millenials in Manufacturing

Video competition has high schoolers create videos to showcase the skills and education necessary for a manufacturing career.
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Injection Molding

Wittmann Battenfeld Expands Training Team

Injection machinery expert arrives from Austria.
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Packaging

NPE2018 Will Feature a Bottle Zone

The Bottle Zone will include exhibits and education opportunities for the beverage and bottling industries.
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Additive Manufacturing

SPE, UL Launch Additive Manufacturing Training Program

Starting in February 2016, SPE members will receive discounts on UL’s AM training program and related content, and UL will sponsor new SPE members interested in such training by paying their SPE dues.
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Injection Molding

RJG Presents 2015 Training Excellence Awards

Moldmaker, molder acknowledged for their commitment to training.
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Injection Molding

Paulson Cuts Ribbon On New Training Facility

Paulson Training Programs Inc., Chester, Conn., last month opened a new 9000 ft² injection molding training facility located in Tampa, Fla.
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Medical

NuSil Film Series Offers a Nice Basic Education on Silicones

Take a look at NuSil's new series of films that offer key physical properties of silicones, including LSR.
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Consumer Products

Custom Molder Partners with Another School Program

Currier Plastics does its 'job' in terms of promoting education for future jobs in plastics manufacturing.
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Injection Molding

Tiebarless Training Comes to Tennessee

Automotive is booming in the state, and students are being prepared for jobs in molding.
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Post-Industrial Recycling

SPI Helps UMass Lowell Secure Equipment For Recycling Lab

Donations enable the university to offer education in plastics recycling.
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Materials

American Injection Molding Institute: ‘A New Kind of Plastics Education’

Building 'foundational knowledge' and critical thinking skills.
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All Electric & Hybrid Machines

Tiebarless Training in Tennessee

A manufacturing education center and two new Engel injection molding machines are doing their part in Tennessee to help feed that state’s voracious appetite for skilled plastics workers in its burgeoning automotive industry.
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