Automated Sensor Integration with Proprietary 'Functional Foil Bonding Process'

Kurz to feature economical automated process alternative to adhesives lamination for sensors.


Dukane Expands Product Offerings Through Acquisition of Aurizon

Dukane adds high-power rotary ultrasonic systems to its broad product portfolio.


Auxiliary Equipment: 'Smart,' Powerful Ionized Blower

Billed as the most advanced static neutralizing blower for the industrial market.


Dukane Expands and Strengthens Laser Plastic Welding Offerings Through Acquisition

Acquisition of Oregon Laser Welding Equipment Company’s Blackhawk Technology Group finalized by Dukane.


Decorating/Finishing: New Automotive Decorative Laminating Technology Cuts Costs, Boosts Quality

Describing it as a “revolution in vacuum lamination,” Kiefel GmbH in Germany has launched Tailored Blank Lamination (TBL) technology for automotive interior components such as door and instrument panels, consoles, storage compartments, pillars, etc.


ProMach Acquires Leading Supplier of Coding and Marking Solutions

ProMach’s acquisition of Code Tech strengthen its labeling and coding business line and thermal inkjet portfolio.


Welding: Compact Laser Welder for Electronic Enclosures, Housings

LPKF’s InlineWeld 6200 is said to be ideal for low-cost production of small components.


Full Plate of New Technologies on the Table at EVCO Plastics

A new low-pressure molding process, 3D printing of production parts and prototype tooling, collaborative robots, and process monitoring with automatic QC are all on the menu.
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In-Mold Decorating

Headlines from Fakuma 2018

Integrating a special low-pressure process into machine controls; novel shop-floor quality-inspection technology; MES systems from machine and controls vendors; and sophisticated in-mold decorating.
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Welding: Ultrasonic Welders for Critical Small Plastic Part Assembly

Emerson’s Branson GSX Platform boasts precise control for faster, repeatable, high-quality welding of intricate components.