NEWS

PUBLISHED: 2/13/2020

Ampacet Acquires Liad Weighing and Control Systems

Ampacet’s acquisition of Israeli company Liad marks its entry into the auxiliary equipment business. 


PUBLISHED: 2/13/2020

Molding 2020 Sells Out Exhibits, Sponsorships

The 30th edition of the injection molding industry's preeminent conference and exhibit takes place March 17-19 outside Chicago. 


PUBLISHED: 2/13/2020

Ascend to Acquire Compounding & Masterbatch Business of Poliblend and Esseti Plast

Ascend’s pending acquisition will broaden its portfolio of nylon 66 offerings and mark its entry into nylon 6, PBT and POM.


PUBLISHED: 2/12/2020

Exact Metrology Set to Open New Center in Illinois

Exact Metrology’s new facility will serve as a training, support, contract measurement and sales center.


PUBLISHED: 2/12/2020

Foster Corp. Partners with LioChem to Expand Medical Color Masterbatch Capability

LioChem’s Lioplas MD color masterbatches, capability and expertise will allow Foster to offer increased services, larger orders adn expanded expertise in critical color matches for the medical market. 


PUBLISHED: 2/11/2020

Exact Metrology Now Represents German Builder of Industrial CT Scanner

Leader in 3D and CT scanning for industrial and commercial concerns Exact Metrology is U.S. distributor for GOM GmbH.


PUBLISHED: 2/11/2020

Ineos and UPM Biofuels in Supply Agreement for Renewable Raw Material to Make Bio-Attributed Polyolefins

The world’s first commercially available bio-attributed PVC from Ineos’ Inovyn business uses residue from wood pulp manufactuing.


PUBLISHED: 2/10/2020

Thermoplastic Honeycomb Sandwich for Overmolding Into Thinner Lightweight Composites

Econcore’s new ThermHex organosandwich of thermoplastic honeycomb surfaced with long-fiber organosheet offers new composite overmolding alternatives.


PUBLISHED: 2/10/2020

New Technology Positions Large Laminate Tubes to Compete with Blow Molded Bottles

NEOSeam from Packsys Global makes laminate tubes with 360° decoration, no visible side seam, and lighter weight than blow molded bottles.


PUBLISHED: 2/10/2020

Arburg Unveils Inline Fiber-Reinforced Additive Manufacturing

At the Hannover Messe 2020, Arburg is producing fiber-reinforced grippers on a Freeformer additive manufacturing machine modified with a feed unit for glass or carbon fibers.