Milacron Plastics Technologies

4165 Half Acre Rd.
Batavia, OH 45103 US

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In-mold assembly of toy car in six plastic materials using Grosfilley injection mold

TOOLING: New Developments in Tooling For In-Mold Assembly
Multiple rotating plates index in and out of the mold to produce parts with up to six materials.

Plastics Hall of Fame Inducting 10 New Members at NPE2018
Scheduled for the evening of May 6, 2018 in Orlando, Fla. at the Linda W. Chapin Theatre at the Orange County Convention Center. Meet the class of 2018!

Industry 4.0 VDMA

Decoding ‘Industry 4.0’
The biggest splash at NPE will come from the wave of technological innovation and futuristic enthusiasm known variously as Industry 4.0 or the Smart Factory or the Internet of Things.

Plastimagen 2017 ribbon cutting

VIDEO: Plastimagen Marches On
Only 49 days removed from a devastating earthquake and with the possibility of sweeping changes to a key trade deal looming, Plastimagen 2017 in Mexico City plowed forward.

Ferromatik Milacron injection molding machine at Trexel Mucell lab

Trexel Adds Injection Press to Lab
Mucell lab gets a 220-ton Ferromatik Milacron press for trials.

Milacron Klear Cans coinjection molded of PP and EVOH

Milacron’s First Klear Cans Hit Store Shelves
Clear, coinjected cans of PP and EVOH hold fruit pieces.

Parkway Plastics injection molding packaging

How Parkway Makes Stock Jars Into a Custom Business
This family firm distinguishes itself in a commodity market by offering numerous ways to customize its stock products.

Engel e-connect customer service portal for preventive maintenance

Injection Molding: Industry 4.0 Advances at Fakuma 2017
At October’s Fakuma fair in Germany, several injection machine suppliers will showcase their progress toward Industry 4.0 connectivity.

Currier Plastics blow molded containers and injection molded closures.

Two Molders Investing in Medical Market
Currier Plastics and NPI/Medical invest in clean rooms; molding and blow molding machines; testing equipment and more.

DME Milacron mold inserts with conformal cooling by 3D printing

TOOLING: 3D Printed Mold Inserts With Conformal Cooling
DME teams up with an expert in 3D printing of metal powders.

INJECTION MOLDING: All-Electric Secondary Injectors in Vertical or Horizontal Format
Fanuc auxiliary injection units now available in the Americas.

First Monosandwich Injection Press with MuCell Foam Ability
German custom molder gets 800-ton co-injection press.

K 2016: Connectivity & Collaboration in Robotics & Automation
Besides a handful of new robots and pickers, the big themes were modular ‘plug-and-play’ automation, Industry 4.0 connectivity, easier programming, and safer collaboration with human workers.

K 2016 Injection Molding: Rapid Pace of Development
Servo drives dominate. Other trends include multitouch screens, adding materials data to process controls, and Industry 4.0 connectivity.

What Blow Molders Say About All-Electric Machines
They are well established in Europe, but molders in North America are just beginning to come around to all-electrics’ improved performance, maintenance, cleanliness, and—yes— energy efficiency. Here’s first-hand testimony, from the U.S. and abroad.

BLOW MOLDING: New All-Electric Shuttle at K’16
New series offers modularity, simplified design, increased reliability.

Novel Hot-Runner Technology Borrows From Flat-Die Extrusion
Nozzles with a wide slit fill at lower temperature and pressure.

Milacron’s Industry 4.0 Initiative on Display at K 2016
Transforming the mold from a "dumb" component to an active element of the Smart Cell in the Smart Factory.

INJECTION MOLDING: Multi-Shot In-Mold Assembly Swaps Out TPE for LSR
Special cold-sprue bushing and third LSR-specific injection unit create finished, sealed automotive duct in 55 seconds.

Product Categories of Milacron Plastics Technologies

Blow Molds
Chillers
Coextrusion Dies, Feedblocks
Compression/Transfer Molds
Conveying Equipment (pneumatic and Mechanical)
Conveyors (parts-handling)
Cooling Towers
Cylinders (plasticating) and Liners
Dryers for Resins
Extrusion Blow Molding Machines
Extrusion Dies
Feeders
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
Injection Blow Molding Machines
Injection Molding Machines
Injection Molds
Mold Components
Multiple-screw Extruders
Pelletizers
Pipe Take-off Systems
Plastic Lumber Extrusion/Molding Systems
Preheaters for Materials
Profiles, Tubing, Hose Take-off Systems
Rebuilt Screws or Barrels
Screws (Plasticating)
Sheet Take-off Systems
Single-screw Extruders
Stretch-Blow Molding Machines
Temperature Controllers, Monitors

Trade Names

Cincinnati Milacron Extrusion
Ferromatik Milacron Europe
Magna Toggle Servo
Maxima
PowerPAK
Roboshot
Uniloy Milacron