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NPE Wrap-Up: News in Primary Machinery, Part 1
Rounding up details from the Big Show not previously reported in all our other coverage, here’s more news in injection and blow molding, extrusion and compounding. Next month, we’ll conclude with recycling/scrap reclaim, robots, tooling, auxiliary equipment, materials and additives.

Husky color faded pet bottles NPE2018

News Highlights from NPE2018
Developments in Industry 4.0, multi-layer preform molding, automation, LSR processing, and PP were among the major newsbreakers at May’s show. And one film processor finalized purchases of 13 new lines.

Rick Shaffer with Arburg freeformer at NPE2018.

Major New Injection Molding Group Emerges
In seven months, Westfall Technik has made six acquisitions in injection molding, prototyping, and moldmaking.

Arburg assembly cell using linear and articulated robots

More Automation = More Capable Robots
More complex automation tasks require use of six-axis robots, often in combination with linear robots, as well as use of machine vision, SCARA robots, and collaborative types.

Engel molds caps in 2-sec cycles on its e-cap machines

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Dazzlingly High-Speed Packaging Production
Several machine suppliers are injection molding caps and thin-wall cups in as fast as 2-sec cycles.

Arburg is molding LSR/LSR watchstraps

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: LSR in the Spotlight
LSR remains a popular topic, visible at numerous molding demos at the show.

Unifi Engineering Manager Corey Tate

Whoa, That Was Neat
NPE2018 is brimming with exciting new developments. So we asked—What's the coolest thing you've seen on the show floor?

Wittmann Battenfeld MicroPower Combimould two-shot machine and mold

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Micromolding is Big
Micromolding is a growing force in medical, electronics and micromechanical parts.

KraussMaffei molds 5-gal paint pails with IML

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Do It in the Mold
In-mold labeling and decorating are applied to packaging and automotive parts at numerous booths throughout the show.

Arburg Inc. Managing Director Friedrich Kanz

At the Arburg Exhibit, ‘Seeing Is Believing’
Arburg is showing the breadth of its products, its expertise as a solutions provider, and the depth of its local support for U.S. customers.

Engel molds interdental brushes for medical market

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Healthy Interest in Medical
Medical molding is a big presence at NPE.

overview of Industry 4.0 from VDMA

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: The ‘4.0’ Revolution
Injection and blow molding and robot suppliers are making Industry 4.0 the most prevalent theme of the show.

Freeformer System Offers Flexibility in Prototyping
Arburg says that its Freeformer customers can qualify their own materials using the APF process and optimize process parameters to the application at hand.

KraussMaffei’s FiberForm cell performs multi-material overmolding

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Multicomponent Injection and Blow Molding Demos
Multicolor and multimaterial molding includes composites, LSR, and even barrier preforms and bottles at this show.

Forecast 3D HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printer systems

Additive Manufacturing at NPE2018: Lots of Prototyping…and Some Manufacturing Too
As a growing industry, there will be lots of ‘firsts’ at NPE, including a new zone and workshop.

Industry 4.0 explained by VDMA

Injection Molding at NPE2018: A Showplace for the ‘Smart Factory’
In Orlando, you’ll glimpse the future, and it’s automated and interconnected. But don’t worry, there are plenty of ways for plants of all sizes to get in on these trends.

Campetella Maxi Modula X-Series IML automation

NPE Is U.S. Debut for Campetella Robotic Center
A major Italian supplier of linear and SCARA robots specializes in IML.

Sigmasoft LSR simulation

Two-Color LSR Molding Fine-Tuned with Flow Simulation
“Virtual Molding” simulation can model all aspects of LSR molding, even with two colors.

 Arburg Allrounder 1120H.

Arburg Molding Cells Show Off LSR, High-Speed Packaging, Automotive Composites, and Industry 4.0
Arburg’s nine exhibits include an Allrounder 1120H (730 U.S. tons), molding eight components of folding step stool from a family mold and assembling via robot.

Arburg Allrounder 1120 H

Biggest Arburg Machine Yet Arrives in U.S., with New, Prize-Winning Design and Control Features
U.S. premiere of hybrid Allrounder 1120 H with clamping force of 730 tons, new design, and Gestica control system.    

Product Categories of ARBURG, Inc.

Dryers for Resins
Feeders
General Purpose Robots and EOAT
Injection Molding Machines
Part or Sprue Removal Robots and EOAT

Trade Names

ALLDRIVE
ALLROUNDER
EDRIVE
GOLDEN EDITION
HIDRIVE
MULTILIFT
SELOGICA
THERMOLIFT 100-2