Wilmington Machinery, Inc.

4628 Northchase Pkwy. NE
Wilmington, NC 28405 US

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Milacron Cincinnati 2250-tons

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.

Yizumi-HPM is molding this briefcase using MuCell foaming together with rapid heat/cool molding.

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Foam Fascination
A new physical foaming process and a significant enhancement of the MuCell process attract attention at the show.

Wilmington Machinery concept for continuous extrusion and rotary thermoforming with plug assist

New Equipment Designs to Spark Your Imagination
Wilmington Machinery offers novel ideas for blow molding, injection molding, thermoforming, and more.

Wilmington Machinery Pallateer structural-foam pallet molding system

New Success for Structural-Foam Pallet Molding
Wilmington Machinery recently installed a fully automated structural-foam pallet molding system.

Injection Molding: Injection Machine Configured for In-Line Compounding
In-line compounding option for Wilminton Machinery’s MP800 800-ton, medium-pressure injection press can handle up to six components.

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.

Bekum EBlow 407DL all-electric shuttle blow molder

Blow Molding at NPE2018: Blow Molding Systems Run the Full Spectrum at NPE
Machines for every process—shuttle, wheel, reciprocating-screw, accumulator-head, suction-blow, injection-blow, compression blow, and one- or two-stage stretch-blow molding—will be running in Orlando. There will be a host of new models, including electric and servo-hydraulic types.

Wilmington’s two-stage MP800 injection molding

Large Medium-Pressure Press with Inline Compounding Option
An 800-ton, two-stage press with medium-pressure capability for either solid injection molding or structural foam also offers an inline compounding option for the fixed extruder.

Wilmington Inline reciprocating-screw extrusion blow molder with indexing molds.

All-Electric Wheel & Recip-Screw Blow Molders
Wilmington Machinery offers machines for small bottles, large handleware, and industrial parts.

INJECTION MOLDING: Medium-Pressure Machine For Large Solid or Foam Parts
Large-shot, 800-ton press straddles the gap between standard injection and structural-foam machines.

BLOW MOLDING: Novel Industrial System Now Has Calibration, Trimming
Reciprocating-screw extrusion machine for larger parts has indexing mold stations.

BLOW MOLDING AT NPE: New Packaging & Industrial Machines
Several new wheels, a reciprocating-screw system for industrial parts, and a host of new PET machines debuted in Orlando.

BLOW MOLDING: Versatile Wheel & Reciprocating Blow Molders at NPE
New wheel offers "unusual flexibility," and is joined by recip-screw extrusion machine.

At NPE: Versatile Wheel & Reciprocating Blow Molders
An economical machine for 10-20 million bottles/yr.

Blow Molding at NPE: Pushing the Envelope in Speed, Flexibility, Energy Savings
New models of blow molding machines at the show were dominated by wheel machines and stretch-blow systems.

Blow Molding at NPE: Speed, Quality & Flexibility Take Center Stage
Wheel machines in particular will be on display.

Injection Molding: Speed, Automation & Integration
Hot buttons at the show will be multi-component molding, in-mold labeling/decorating (IML/IMD), in-mold assembly, medical molding, liquid silicone rubber (LSR), micro-molding, and high-speed packaging.

Lumina Pallateer structura foam molding system from Wilmington Machinery

INJECTION MOLDING: Larger Pallet Molding System Uses Dual Stack Molds
Wilmington Machinery, Wilmington, N.C., has expanded its Lumina Pallateeer Series to include a larger structural-foam pallet molding system with dual stack molds and a total of four cavities.

BLOW MOLDING: Electric Machines Starting to Purr
Growing use of electric drives in blow molding machinery gathered steam at the K 2010 show, as suppliers rolled out new all-electric and hybrid models for extrusion blow, injection-blow, and stretch-blow production.

JET55 all-electric injection-blow machines

NPE 2009 Wrap-Up: New Machinery for Blow Molding
Several new developments include a brand-new compression blow process, the first foamed PET bottles, and a preform decontamination approach for aseptically filled products sold at ambient temperature. Attendees also saw a new stack-mold Multi-Parting Line concept that doubles bottle output within the same machine footprint. (Additional NPE blow molding news appeared in May and June—see Learn More box.)

Product Categories of Wilmington Machinery, Inc.

Custom Machine Builders
Extrusion Blow Molding Machines
Injection Molding Machines
Structural Foam Machines (for Thermoplastics)