NEWS

PUBLISHED: 5/10/2018

Sigma Plastics Invests Big at NPE2018

PE film giant Sigma enters FFS market with six new lines from W&H. Makes other purchases as well for numerous plants.


PUBLISHED: 4/25/2018

Thermal Care Names Armbruster to Head Sales & Marketing

Auxiliary equipment veteran of more than 20 years ‘uniquely qualified to have an immediate and positive impact.’


PUBLISHED: 4/23/2018

DowDuPont to Invest in Expansion of Specialty Resins and Additives

A series of investments totaling about $100 million over the next two years by DowDupont, Midland, Mich., is aimed at expanding manufacturing capacity and facility modernization at the Sabine River Works (SRW) plant in Orange County, Texas.


PUBLISHED: 4/23/2018

Super-Lightweight PET Bottle For Quick Refreshment

Two new PET water bottles set benchmarks for light weight and material savings.


PUBLISHED: 4/23/2018

Snapple Replicates its Iconic Bottle in Plastic— and Keeps the “Pop”

R&D/Leverage designed the preform and blow mold tooling for converting Snapple’s iconic bottle to PET, while keeping the metal lug cap and the “pop” when it’s first opened.


PUBLISHED: 4/23/2018

Nissei Opens First U.S. Plant to Build Injection Machines

Nissei’s first U.S. assembly plant for injection molding machines has opened for business.


PUBLISHED: 3/30/2018

Thermoplastic Overmolded with Foamed & Solid LSR at NPE2018

Negri Bossi molds a ping pong bat of PBT, TPU and both foamed and solid LSR.


PUBLISHED: 3/30/2018

New Software Collaborations Advance CAD for 3D Printing

HP and 3D Systems are working with SolidWorks to optimize CAD modeling for 3D printing.


PUBLISHED: 3/30/2018

Engel’s Online Customer Portal To Go Live in Time for NPE

Engel’s online customer portal facilitates service, spare-parts ordering, remote troubleshooting, and predictive maintenance.


PUBLISHED: 3/27/2018

ExxonMobil Explores PP Production Expansion Along U.S. Gulf Coast

New PP project investment decision likely to be made later this year with startup as early as 2021.


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