Arburg: Automated Allrounder handed over to Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences

Official handover on 12 October 2021 at Fakuma trade fair stand Allrounder 370 S being used for research and teaching Long and active partnership with Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences At Fakuma 2021 in Friedrichshafen – the stand of Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences (h_da) – provided the setting for the official handover of the […]

Innovative products are setting new standards for post processing and surface refinement

At this year’s formnext in Frankfurt AM Solutions – 3D post processing technology is presenting not one but three trend setting machines. The new S1 Wet was specifically developed for the removal of residual powder and the surface homogenization and smoothing of metallic 3D components. With the S2 the experts for automated post processing solutions […]

Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. Completes Mixing and Compounding Move, Adds Injection Molding and Extrusion Line for Material Research

Akron Rubber Development Laboratory, Inc. (ARDL) has completed the transition of its Mixing and Compounding Department from the former Kenmore Boulevard location to its new home at ARDL’s Barberton Campus. In conjunction with the move, ARDL has also added an extrusion line to its capabilities for lab sample preparation and prototyping. The Mixing and Compounding […]


SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, has announced today the start-up of its new polypropylene (PP) compounding line in Genk, Belgium with a virtual inauguration event. The new line is an addition to the company’s existing production capacity for SABIC® polypropylene compounds at the Genk site and will use raw materials from SABIC’s […]


To bring you the best event, programme and experience, AMI’s SmartPackaging virtual summit will now betaking place on *14-16 December 2021 *and is *FREE * to attend. This unique online event provides a platform for professionals from thesupply chain to connect and review the latest developments and solutionsin active and intelligent packaging technologies to […]

Tosaf at Fakuma 2021: Sustainability geared colour and functional masterbatch solutions

At Fakuma 2021 in Friedrichshafen, Tosaf /Afula, Israel, and its German subsidiary Tosaf Color Service, Karlstein, will highlight sustainability geared solutions in their wide range of functional, colour and combi-masterbatches for extrusion and injection moulding. These will include colour masterbatches for recyclates with a special focus on post-consumer plastics as well as biodegradable masterbatches. Another […]

New S series hot runner system for small injection moulded parts

San Polo di Piave/Italy, August 2021 – At Fakuma 2021, Oerlikon HRSflow will be presenting the new, particularly small hot runner systems of the S series with their low space requirement in the mould. The main field of application is the production of small-format technical components. Depending on the application, the new S series can […]

Generation change: Dr. Paul Walach becomes Managing Director of Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet Coating

Effective July 1, 2021 Dr. Paul Walach (37) becomes Managing Director of Reifenhäuser Cast Sheet Coating together with Karsten Kratz. With this move, the Reifenhäuser Group business unit specializing in cast film, sheet and extrusion coating lines introduces a generation change at executive management level. Bernd Reifenhäuser, CEO of the Reifenhäuser Group, explains: “We are […]