Macro Engineering & Technology Inc.

199 Traders Blvd. E
Mississauga, ON L4Z 2E5 CA


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Macro Engineering & Technology Inc. is a global supplier of systems, components and services to the plastic film industry. Macro designs and manufactures advanced full extrusion and coextrusion lines for monolayer, barrier and specialty films and sheet. Macro develops customized winding and unwinding solutions, and supplies turnkey installations, product development and training services. Over 80% of Macro's revenue is generated by exports to the US, Latin America, Europe and Asia. The Company is headquartered in a state-of-the-art facility in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada with additional sales offices in China . Since the company was founded in 1978, Macro has acquired nearly 40 patents and has made several important breakthroughs in plastic film processing technology. Our continuous investment in R&D ensures that the latest technology is always available to our customers. Macro's labs have the capacity to run production scale blown film lines, cast film lines and double bubble lines for R&D purposes and customer trials. Macro understands that our customers participate in highly competitive markets. We fully appreciate and respect our customers' need for confidentiality in order to preserve their position in that market. Committed to protecting the interests of our customers while maintaining the highest standards of integrity, we will enter into any reasonable confidentiality agreement at our customer's request. It is also our policy to never share the names of our customers with others, unless we have the customer's consent to do so. Our customers can rely on our utmost discretion in all matters. It is our belief that this approach reinforces the customers' sense of security when working intimately with Macro.

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Advanced Extrusion Systems

Macro Engineering & Technology Inc. is a leading designer and manufacturer of blown, cast, and bioriented film extrusion and coextrusion systems, including custom winding, coating and web handling equipment.

As Seen In Plastics Technology

Macro Biax Line for High-Barrier Films

Extrusion: Biax Lines for ‘Bone-In’ Meat Bags
Equipment also comes with materials-selection and processing know how.

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Film & Extrusion Coating
Check out what’s new in blown and cast film and extrusion coating at the big plastics industry trade show. 

Extrusion/Compounding at NPE2018: More…More…More!
More speed, flexibility and robustness. Across a gamut of extrusion applications, machine builders are introducing new machinery, components, and systems to dramatically raise the bar on productivity.

Macro Engineering, Raven Industries Partner on New 7-layer Cast Extrusion Line
The line includes the addition of two individual extrusion dies to process low and high viscosity resin types.

Macro Expands Die Refurbishing Capabilities
Process reportedly yields dies 'good as new.'

Know Your Options for Foaming Sheet
Tandem extrusion of PS is still the standard technology, but new materials options and equipment technology are emerging.

As in speed, power, quality, flexibility, layers, and efficiency. Those are the trends across all extrusion processes.

EXTRUSION: ‘Universal’ Winder for Geomembrane, Ag Films
Center-turret type has two winding modes.

EXTRUSION: High-Output Foam PS Sheet Line
Line can produce up to 1500 lb/hr.

BLOWN FILM: Foam Specific Layers In Coex Blown Film
Macro applies technology originally developed for cast to blown film.

EXTRUSION: Process Solid, Foam Film With Same Tooling
New system enhances flexibility of a single line.

Here's A New Way to Produce Bags from Scrap
Macro develops multi-tube process that prevents impurities from leaking layer to layer.

Extrusion: Higher Output Line For PVC Cling Film
Line produces film from 8-16 microns thick for both hand-wrap and machine-wrap applications.

Extrusion/Compounding at K 2013: Having It All
Extrusion processors no longer need to chose among speed, quality, and flexibility, based on exhibits at K 2013.


EXTRUSION: Small-Footprint Coex Film Lines
Macro offers smaller footprint compact line to ease installation, save space.

K 2013 Preview: Extrusion, Compounding, Recycling
Across all extrusion technologies, expect to see new standards in speed, quality, flexibility, and efficiency in both energy and material usage.

New Division Helps Film/Sheet Processors Boost Production
Macro Engineering & Technology Inc., Mississauga, Ont., has launched a new Technology Division dedicated to helping processors improve their film and sheet extrusion operations through a range of consultation and services.

PV Sheet Line Boasts Low Shrinkage
Line produces the encapsulant material used in the assembly of solar modules

Extrusion & Compounding at NPE: Advances Push Efficiency Envelope
Blown film towers may have been scarce, but there was no shortage of new technology aimed at helping to make extrusion processors more profitable.

Foaming Developments Aplenty in Extrusion
At NPE2012, Macro Engineering and Technology, Mississauga, Ont., launched new technology to  extrude foamed films in what it describes as an “environmentally friendly process” that uses inert gas as the foaming agent.

Product Categories of Macro Engineering & Technology Inc.

Air Rings and Internal Bubble Cooling Units
Coextrusion Dies, Feedblocks
Custom Machine Builders
Extrusion Dies
Film Take-off Systems
Single-screw Extruders
Web Winders, Unwinds, Rewinds