Milacron

4165 Half Acre Road
Batavia , OH 45103 US

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Milacron is a vital partner to manufacturing customers worldwide.

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Custom Profile started almost 30 years ago with one employee and one extruder, and has evolved into an international processing business with three plants serving a variety of markets. And plans are in the works to expand further.

New Technology Opens a Predictive Window Onto Screw Wear

New Technology Opens a Predictive Window Onto Screw Wear
Despite their integral role in transforming pellets fed through the hopper into parts ejected from the mold, visibility into the performance, health and efficiency of screws is difficult to discern for many reasons, not the least of which being the fact they’re located inside a barrel.

PlastiCert Adds Two Molding Machines

PlastiCert Adds Two Molding Machines
The Lewiston, Minn. custom molder has added two new Cincinnati Milacron injection molding machines as it pursues its capital investment plan.

20 Good Things to Come Out of 2020—Part 4

20 Good Things to Come Out of 2020—Part 4
Good news was there if you knew where to look for it—in the pages of Plastics Technology magazine or right here on our website. Here’s a review of headlines you can feel good about.

Milacron Joins Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC)

Milacron Joins Organization for Machine Automation and Control (OMAC)
Along with its IIoT partner, ei3, Milacron is now part of a working group to establish best practices for remote access methods.

Injection Molding: Milacron Expands Industry 4.0 Platform

Injection Molding: Milacron Expands Industry 4.0 Platform
In a series of webinars, plastics machinery manufacturer Milacron revealed details of its M-Powered suite of Industry 4.0 tools, including expanding functionalities.

Captive Molder Seeks Bigger Footprint in Custom Business

Captive Molder Seeks Bigger Footprint in Custom Business
Pittsfield Plastics Engineering has spruced up its facility and added new technology as it seeks to expand its business beyond its proprietary line of reels and spools.

Milacron Announces Rental Options for New Machinery

Milacron Announces Rental Options for New Machinery
Plastics processing machinery supplier Milacron introduced a new rental option for its equipment via an exclusive financing partner, Equipment Finance Group (EFG), granting emergency capacity to serve Covid-19 projects.

New Global Standard Aims to Harmonize Injection Molding Machine Safety

New Global Standard Aims to Harmonize Injection Molding Machine Safety
ISO 20430—the first international safety standard for plastics and rubber machinery—was published after more than seven years of collaboration by roughly 40 experts from machine makers, associations, and health and safety organizations hailing from 13 countries.

Milacron Renews Partnership With Barr for Screw Technology

Milacron Renews Partnership With Barr for Screw Technology
Milacron has extended its exclusive partnership to offer Robert Barr Inc. designed screws on new Milacron injection molding machines or as aftermarket add-on to existing presses.

Tenere Shapes Market Niche Where Metal and Plastics Meet
Joining metal and plastics to target some of today’s most dynamic industries, contract manufacturer Tenere reinvented itself—and its customer list—in 2016.

Injection Molding: Faster, Smarter, More Efficient Machines Tackle Sustainable Molding at K 2019
Blazing speed plus shrinking energy consumption supported the “green” theme at the big show. Smarter controls and growing connectivity were another key focus.

The New Uniloy Plans Numerous Machine Developments

The New Uniloy Plans Numerous Machine Developments
Starting with barrier coinjection at K 2019, Uniloy plans new blow molding machinery developments across four product lines.

The iMFLUX low-pressure process “breaks the rules,” such as molding thick-to-thin-to-thick in this PP demo part.

Moving Toward ‘Autonomous Molding’ with a Uniform-Low-Pressure Process
A new low-pressure injection molding process has aroused interest among molders and machine suppliers. In his second article on iMFLUX, the inventor of the process explains how it is evolving to support the overall industry goal of self-correcting molding processes that can compensate for common causes of variation to maintain consistent part quality.

Xcentric's Clinton Township facility covers more than 30,

Speed and Flexibility Help Molder, Moldmaker Fill a Niche in Product Development
Quotes in hours, parts and molds in days—Xcentric Mold & Engineering brings prototype speed to production molding and moldmaking.

K 2019 Preview: Molds and More at the Messe
Here’s news to look for in molds, mold components, hot runners and controls at the giant K fair in October.

23,000 ft2  medical cleanroom at SMC Ltd. in Devens, Mass.

Invasion of the Giant Cleanrooms!
Fed by growing demand for medical molding, cleanrooms keep getting bigger and bigger.

How does injection molding relate to plastics recycling and reuse? K 2019 will provide some answers.

K 2019 Preview: Injection Molding Goes for the ‘Green’
‘Circular Economy’ joins Industry 4.0 as common themes of injection molding exhibits in Düsseldorf.

Milacron joins Hillenbrand’s industrial holdings, which include Coperion and Rotex.

Hillenbrand Inc. to Acquire Milacron Holdings
Milacron joins Coperion, Rotex, and other industrial holdings under the Hillenbrand umbrella.

Uniloy Completes Separation from Milacron

Uniloy Completes Separation from Milacron
Brian Marston remains in charge of the new Uniloy, Inc.

Sepro robot controls are now integrated with Fanuc injection press controls.

Injection Molding: Sepro Robot Controls Integrated With Fanuc Roboshot Machines
Program and operate the robot from the press controller.

Product Categories of Milacron

Accumulators (Melt)
Assembly Robots and EOAT
Automation/Systems Integration
Blenders (non-intensive)
Business Services for Plastics (Finance, Insurance, Leasing)
Chillers
Closed-loop Process Control Systems
Coextrusion Dies, Feedblocks
Compression/Transfer Molds
Conveying Equipment (pneumatic and Mechanical)
Conveyors (parts-handling)
Cooling Towers
Custom Machine Builders
Cylinders (plasticating) and Liners
Desiccant for Dryers
Dewpoint Monitors/Moisture Analyzers
Drives and Motors
Dryers for Resins
Equipment Cleaning Services
Extrusion Dies
Feeders
Flow Monitoring/Control Devices (for Liquids)
General Purpose Robots and EOAT
Granulators
Heat Exchangers
Hopper Loaders
Hoppers, Bins, Tanks
Hot Runner Components
Hot-water or Oil-circulating Temperature Controllers
Hydraulic Components and Systems
Hydraulic Oil
Hydraulic Oil Filtering/Reclaim Service
Injection Molding Machines
Injection Molding Non-return Valves
Injection Molding Nozzles
Injection Molds
Knives for Granulators, Pelletizers
Labeling Equipment--In-Mold
Level Sensors and Controls
Liquid Mixers
Machine Alignment Services
Machine Installation Services
Machine Maintenance Services
Machine Monitoring/Alarm Systems
Machinery Rebuilding
Maintenance Management Systems
Metal Detectors, Separators
Mold Components
Motion or Position Controls
Mounts for Machines
Multiple-screw Extruders
Part or Sprue Removal Robots and EOAT
Pelletizers
Pipe Take-off Systems
Plastic Lumber Extrusion/Molding Systems
Platens
Preheaters for Materials
Pressure Controllers, Monitors
Pressure Sensors, Transducers
Product & Tool Design, Analysis Software (CAD/CAM/CAE)
Profiles, Tubing, Hose Take-off Systems
Rebuilt Screws or Barrels
Scheduling, MRP, Production and Inventory Management Systems
Scrap-reclaim Systems
Scrap-reclaim Systems--Sorting/Fractionating Systems
Screw Conversion Kits
Screw Design/Analysis Software
Screw Tips
Screws (Plasticating)
Sheet Take-off Systems
Silos
Single-screw Extruders
SPC, SQC Systems
Speed, Drive Controls
Stacking, Packing Equipment
Structural Foam Machines (for Thermoplastics)
Temperature Controllers, Monitors
Temperature Pyrometers, Sensors, Thermocouples
Timers
Training Programs in Plastics
Troubleshooting, Problem Solving Systems
Used Machinery
Vacuum Pumps
Valves, Gates, Diverters
Vision Systems
Weigh Scales

Trade Names

Cincinnati Milacron Extrusion
Ferromatik Milacron Europe
M-Powered
PowerPAK
Q-Series
Roboshot
WearTechnology