Coperion Corporation

590 Woodbury Glassboro Rd.
Sewell, NJ 08080 US


As Seen In Plastics Technology

Contact-Monitoring System for Rotary Valves Designed for Safety

Materials Handling: Rotary-Valve Monitor Has More Safety Features
Unit registers, evaluates, and reports unwanted contact between the rotor and housing to prevent metallic abrasion and the potential contamination of conveyed product.

COMPOUNDING: New Screw Elements Permit Major Output Gains
Involute screw and kneading elements significantly increase throughputs of twin-screw compounding extruders.

Feeder Screw Types Based on Material Characteristics

Optimize Feeding to Get More Money in Twin-Screw Compounding
Follow these practical examples to improve the feeding efficiency and productivity of your process.

K 2016 Extrusion: Speed, Versatility Rule the Day at K
Shorter product runs mean frequent product changeovers for processors, and suppliers responded to these trends across all extrusion technologies.

COMPOUNDING: News in Extruders, Pelletizers, Conveying Elbows, FFS Packaging
Coperion to offer a wide range of new products at K 2016.

Profile Extruder Sees the Light
Rotuba exited the sheet business to focus on custom profiles for LED light fixtures. It now ranks as North America’s leading profile extruder in this burgeoning market.

Coperion Relocates U.S. Headquarters
Compounding equipment machine builder completes move from Ramsey, N.J. to three other facilities.

COMPOUNDING: More Flexible Feeding, Resin-Handling System
New products for compounding to debut at Fakuma.

MATERIALS HANDLING: Device Protects Rotary Valve
Monitor detects metallic contact between rotor and housing.

COMPOUNDING: Two-Stage System Packs Power in Smaller Footprint
Designed for heat- and shear-sensitive materials.

COMPOUNDING: Next-Generation Twins Offer Higher Torque
Increased throughout and decreased melt temperatures also touted.

Intelligent FFS Packaging Machine For Compounders
Form-fill-seal system weighs, bags and palletizes product after pelletizing.

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

EXTRUSION: Another Way to Extrude PET Without Drying
A planetary-roller section allows efficient degassing.

K-Tron Adopts Coperion Name
Effective this month, K-Tron, Pitman, N.J., a global supplier of feeding, dosing, and pneumatic conveying equipment and systems, will operate under the brand name Coperion K-Tron.

Improving Twin-Screw Compounding Of Reinforced Polyolefins
Compounders face a number of processing challenges when incorporating a high loading of low-bulk-density mineral filler into polyolefins. Here are some possible solutions.

COMPOUNDING: Recycling & Compounding in One Step
Erema in Austria has a new system that combines recycling and compounding in a single step.

Coperion Bought by Owner of K-Tron
It has been a big month for plastics machinery acquisitions.

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.

Product Categories of Coperion Corporation

Blenders (non-intensive)
Conveying Equipment (pneumatic and Mechanical)
Extruder Screens, Screen Packs, Screen Changers, Breaker Plates, Other Melt-Filtration Equipment
Extrusion Dies
Hopper Loaders
Hoppers, Bins, Tanks
Intensive Fluxing (melting) Mixers
Knives for Granulators, Pelletizers
Machine Maintenance Services
Machinery Rebuilding
Metering, Proportioning Equipment
Multiple-screw Extruders
Pneumatic Components (including Compressors)
Rebuilt Motors and Drives
Rebuilt Screws or Barrels
Single-screw Extruders
Used Machinery
Valves, Gates, Diverters
Weigh Scales

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