HEATING & COOLING

SimpaTec Opens U.S. Office, Partners With Mold Temperature Control Supplier

The German headquartered provider of 3D CAE software for optimizing part design and injection molding processes has opened an office in Charlotte, N.C. and partnered with Contura MTC.

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Join us September 21-23 for a first-of-its-kind event that brings under one roof our annual Molding and Extrusion Conferences, together with the Amerimold Expo. 

Self-Contained Portable Air-Cooled Chiller Line Launched

Frigel’s MRS line marks the company’s first foray into air-cooled portable chillers.

Thermal Care Water-Cooled Chillers Achieve Global Performance Certification

The Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has certified Thermal Care’s Accuchiller line of water-cooled portable, packaged and central chillers.

New Packaged Chiller Line

Conair’s new ECO air-cooled chillers provide processors wide ambient operating conditions and a broad operating setpoint range.

Complete Chiller Line Now Offers Variable Frequency Drives

Delta T Systems announced that its entire chiller product line can now be equipped with variable frequency drives (VFDs) to control the pump motor.

ACS Group Names New Northeast Regional Sales Manager

Auxiliary equipment supplier ACS Group has hired Jason Spangler as its new northeast regional sales manager.

Hoses Handle a Range of Temperatures

Thermal protection hoses can be used at temperatures from -40 to 220 C.

Outdoor Chiller Has Wide Range of Operating Conditions

Energy saving variable speed EC fans allow the chiller to withstand ambient conditions from ‐20 F to 125 F

Internal Air Cooling Systems Speed Blow Molding

Chilled compressed air cools parts from the inside while the mold cools them on the outside.

Burger & Brown Engineering Announces Promotion

Most recently serving as vice president, Corey Brown will become president of the precision machining, engineering design and custom injection molding company starting Jan. 1, 2021.

Temperature Control Unit Offers Compact design

Delta T Systems’ Eco family of temperature control units (TCU) has been extended to include the Compact model.

Process Cooling Chiller Range Launches in U.S.

Swedish firm Atlas Copco is introducing the TCX 4-90A Process Cooling Chiller range in the U.S. with a variety of sizes.

Process Heating/Cooling: Directly Cooled Pressurized Temperature Control Unit

New single- and dual-circuit directly cooled models were added to a recently launched pressurized temperature control unit (TCU) line.

Process Heating/Cooling: Compact Digital Water Distributor Mounts Close to the Mold

Reduced distance from the tool for Wittmann Battenfeld’s new WFC 120 digital water distributor means reduced pressure loss for the heating/cooling system.

Time Still to Register For PT Tech Days

It’s free. It’s online. It’s scheduled every Thursday through December. And you can register now to hear technology experts address a wide range of topics in plastics processing.  

Process Cooling: Portable Chillers Add PLC Control, Color Touch Screen

Conair says a PLC control and a 7-inch, color touch screen are now standard on its EP2 Series of portable chillers.

Process Heating/Cooling: Pressurized Temperature Controller Adds Direct Cooling Model

Wittmann Battenfeld says the Tempro plus D120 temperature control unit (TCU) complements the Tempro plus D100 unit, providing a pressurized TCU of similar size with direct cooling.

Clear Your Calendars for Plastics Technology 'Tech Days'

Beginning Oct. 8, we will be bringing exclusive, live, online technical content on a wide range of processing topics that you can access for free.
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Process Cooling: Portable Chiller Line Upgraded

Thermal Care’s Accuchiller NQ Series portable and packaged chillers now include a new control system and cabinetry design.

Process Cooling: Temperature Control Unit Features Open Tank Design

Delta T Systems says the open tank design of its new TCU is ideal for processors dealing with bad water quality or no water supply options.

Tooling: Hose Provides Flexible Cooling

Hasco’s TempFlex Z976/ and Z977/ metal-braided hose provides assembly, interchangeability, and adaptability to any groove pattern. 

Process Cooling: Applying Expended Energy for Useful Plant Operations

Centralized cooling system uses a heat pump to recover cooling fluid energy and repurpose it for everything from pre-heating plastic prior to processing; to heating offices, storage areas, assembly rooms; to regenerating desiccant for dehumidification.