Hot Runners

Hillenbrand Inc. to Acquire Milacron Holdings

Milacron joins Coperion, Rotex, and other industrial holdings under the Hillenbrand umbrella.

Multi-Screw Compounding

KraussMaffei Unifies All Its Brands

Netstal and Berstorff are now KraussMaffei.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: Inline X-Ray of Tubing, Hose

Measuring device and processor system combine to ensure maximum performance during multi-layer hose and tube extrusion.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Profile Processor Looks Beyond Windows and Doors

Intek Plastics intends to maintain a leadership position in its core fenestration business. At the same time, it’s on a mission to leverage its expertise in materials know-how, engineering, technology and customer collaboration to become a force in other profile extrusion markets as well.
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Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: Software Simulates Extrudate Cooling and Shrinkage

Eliminates need for processors to purchase two separate software packages for simulating the flow inside the die and for predicting the extrudate cooling.

Film Extrusion

Call for Papers: Extrusion 2019

Follow these instructions to submit a title and abstract for the world’s preeminent technical program on all things extrusion.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

GenX Medical Gets ISO 13485:2016 Certification

Processor specializes in micro-bore tubing, bioresorbable extrusions, and multi-lumen tubing.

Film Extrusion

Extrusion: Non-Motorized Puller Assemblies for Downstream Product Handling

Available in pinch-roll and caterpillar designs.

Sheet Extrusion

Davis-Standard Beefs Up Lab Capabilities

New extruder, predictive-maintenance control system, added to tech center.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: Compact Extruder Is Potent, Energy Efficient

Small-footprint machine reportedly uses up to 95% less energy/lb of material processed and can typically achieve dimensionally stable product within 20 min. of being turned on.
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