Monthly Archives: November 2012

Plastics and rubber trade fairs in Dubai and Moscow are leading marketplaces for innovative technologies:2013

Plastics and rubber trade fairs in Dubai and Moscow are leading marketplaces for innovative technologies:2013

Plastics and rubber trade fairs in Dubai and Moscow are leading marketplaces for innovative technologies:2013

The signs are pointing to success for Arabplast and interplastica – growing demand among exhibitors from around the world For the plastics and rubber industries in the MENA region, Russia and the CIS states, the trade fairs in Dubai and Moscow have developed into leading marketplaces for innovative products and applications. The experts have themRead More

MBA Polymers named GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 ‘Company of the Year’

MBA Polymers named GoingGreen Silicon Valley Global 200 ‘Company of the Year’

MBA Polymers, the world leader at producing post-consumer recycled plastics from end-of-life durable goods has been named GoingGreen’s ‘Company of the Year’ – 20 years from starting life in a garage in San Francisco, California. This was announced at AlwaysOn’s Seventh annual GoingGreen Silicon Valley event held this week, (Nov 27/28), also in San Francisco.Read More

Firmer import prices shore up Dec sentiment in SEA’s local PVC markets

Firmer import prices shore up Dec sentiment in SEA’s local PVC markets

Players in Southeast Asia’s local PVC markets, who had been expecting to see December prices to the region’s local markets announced with rollovers to decreases earlier this month, say that they are feeling less confident in their decrease expectations now that import prices have changed direction, as per the pricing service of ChemOrbis. Decrease expectationsRead More

Solvay to deliver technical paper at SPE ANTEC Conference India

Solvay to deliver technical paper at SPE ANTEC Conference India

Solvay Specialty Polymers will deliver a technical paper on the use of its high performance polyamides for automotive fuel systems at the upcoming SPE ANTEC 2012 conference. The new technical conference, to be held from December 6-7 in Mumbai, India, is the first ANTEC to be held outside of North America. Sponsored by the Society ofRead More

SAS Automation introduces new Quick Change Chuck

SAS Automation introduces new Quick Change Chuck

SAS Automation Asia Ltd, a robotic end-of-arm tooling supplier has expanded their line of components with new Quick Change Chuck to improve production efficiencies. The basis for any modular system of EOAT components is how it interfaces with the robot. According to SAS Automation, Quick Change Chucks can be mounted directly to the robot and canRead More

Global TPU market to top US$1.7 billion in 2018, says Transparency Market Research

Global TPU market to top US$1.7 billion in 2018, says Transparency Market Research

According to Transparency Market Research’s new report, “Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) Market – Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast, 2012-2018”, global TPU market is expected to reach US$1.7469 billion in 2018. Global TPU demand was worth US$987.2 million in 2010, and will grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of overRead More

Hong Kong to host German design exhibition

Hong Kong to host German design exhibition

The Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) and Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) Lee Wai Lee (LWL) Campus, the member institutions of the Vocational Training Council (VTC), will host the “The German Design Standards – From Bauhaus to Globalization” Exhibition. Featuring as one of the VTC 30th Anniversary Badged Events and celebrating the 125thRead More

KraussMaffei's Slovakia plant expansion completed earlier than schedule

KraussMaffei's Slovakia plant expansion completed earlier than schedule

The KraussMaffei Group officially commissioned the second assembly hall at the plant in Sucany, Slovakia on November 27. The production capacity is being doubled just two years after the opening of the Sucany plant. “Production in the second assembly hall is commencing well before the originally planned starting date in the first quarter of 2013.Read More

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