Jesse Garant Metrology Center invests $15M to expand part inspection services

DEARBORN, MI – Jesse Garant Metrology Center has expanded its operations to accommodate the growing demand for high volume part inspection for pre-production and production validation. With investments in new equipment and better infrastructure, their enhanced capabilities solidify their position as leaders within the nondestructive testing and metrology part inspection services industry. As part of a five year, $15 million roll-out […]

Resonant systems for ultrasonic processing of plastics improve efficiency and quality 

For milling and cutting brittle lightweight materials, new solutions such as resonant systems from Weber Ultrasonics and Hufschmied Zerspanungswerkzeuge shorten processing times, extend tool life and improve accuracy by using significantly reduced process forces. With these systems, milling work done by industrial robots remains within tolerance ranges similar to those for machine tools.    The […]

Proven Standard Plastic: Ceresana Publishes New Study on Polypropylene

Polypropylene (PP) is the second most important standard plastic after polyethylene, compatible with many processing technologies, and used for the most diverse applications ranging from packaging to household appliances, clothes, and vehicles. Ceresana analyzed the global market for polypropylene already for the fourth time. The latest report of the market research company expects the demand […]


SHANGHAI, August 1, 2017: Tyrone Ning (Ning Tie) has joined Nordson Corporation as an application expert for fluid coating systems.   Working in coordination with the company’s slot die sales team, Mr. Ning will support customers of Premier™ fixed-lip and Ultracoat™ adjustable-lip die systems and related equipment such as die positioners.   “Ning Tie will […]

Expanding Market: Ceresana Publishes New Report on EPS Foam

Brochure The tragic fire catastrophe of the Grenfell Tower in London directed the public attention towards building envelopes. The discussion concerning the safety of facades and insulation material is a challenge especially for manufacturers of EPS, says Oliver Kutsch, CEO of the market research company Ceresana: “Expandable polystyrene is mainly used by the construction industry […]