Monthly Archives: April 2014

Advanced Polymer From Victrex Keeps the Fun Going for All-Terrain Vehicle

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA   USA – (April 29, 2014) – Ensuring a fun user experience is essential for the designers of vehicles that turn the outdoors into a personal playground. Boston and Toronto-based BPG Werks, creators of the innovative all-terrain dual tracked vehicle (DTV) called the Shredder, have harnessed the exceptional durability and wear capabilities ofRead More

EMI Shielding Compounds Are Ideal For Automotive Radar and Sensing System Components

WINONA, MN USA – (April 29, 2014) – Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has developed EMI shielding compounds that are ideal for replacing metal or conductive coated plastic housings in automotive sensing systems.  Because drivers depend on the proper operation of automotive radar and sensing systems to maintain vehicle safety and reliability, these systems require highlyRead More

Reifenhauser Cast Sheet Coating: Success with new Polishing stack

Troisdorf, April 2014. Within a period of six months, Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet Coating has sold ten sheet extrusion lines provided with the new MIREX-MT-V polishing stack. Mainly companies operating high-performance lines for the production of PET film are currently investing in this new mechatronic roll set-on system that is based on up-to-date technology of high-precisionRead More

BPF To Host ‘Plastics Packaging and the Consumer’ Seminar on 12th June 2014

The British Plastics Federation is pleased to announce the launch of ‘Plastics in Packaging and the Consumer’ seminar, which is set to take place on Thursday 12th June 2014 at the BPF’s offices in London. Following on from the success of 2013’s ‘Plastics in Packaging’ event, this year’s seminar has been specifically designed to provideRead More

Egypt leaves a week full of holidays behind

Egypt leaves a week full of holidays behind

Egyptian players were mostly away from their desks during this past week as the working schedules were interrupted by the national holidays as per ChemOrbis. The main event of the week was the local PET producer EIPET’s resumption of operations following a strike that took over two weeks. Now, players anticipate a better week inRead More

New HP-O Solution from Hexagon Metrology

New HP-O Solution from Hexagon Metrology

Optical measurement reaches new dimension. Speed, accuracy and accessibility change the rules for scanning. Hexagon Metrology has launched the HP-O technology solution, a new scanning technology on stationary CMMs based on frequency-modulated interferometric optical distance measurement. HP-O features an accuracy and reliability comparable to tactile scanning probes, a higher scanning speed, increased measurement range andRead More