High-speed rotor achieves greater packaging sustainability

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag presents El-Exis SP 250, the fastest packaging machine on the market Schwaig, September 2021 – Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH, Schwaig, is bringing a small version of its El-Exis SP 250 packaging machine series to Fakuma 2021. Available worldwide, the El Exis SP range, now comprises ten machines, with a clamping […]

Keep a watchful eye on machine status with condition monitoring

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag launches series of solutions for permanent monitoring of critical components. Schwaig, September 2021 – Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH, Schwaig, will exhibit a range of new permanent condition machine monitoring systems at Fakuma 2021. Reducing maintenance costs while maintaining reliability, the condition monitoring systems can be used to determine the actual […]

SABIC’s new LNP™ THERMOCOMP™ compounds deliver exceptional warpage control, laser welding capability allowing design freedom for improved signal transmission for ADAS radar covers

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, August 4, 2021 – As urbanization propels the development of self-driving technology and broader implementation of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), automotive OEMs and tiers are actively seeking high-performance materials that can optimize the capabilities of today’s higher-frequency (>75 GHz), millimeter-wave (mmWave) radar units. To help meet this need, SABIC is launching […]

Solvay launches new shortstop inhibitor solution for safer acrylic monomer transportation and storage

Formulated to stop runaway polymerization effectively and economically with a non-toxic solvent Solvay has developed Phenothiazine LVT™ 2330, a next-generation shortstop inhibitor solution available globally and designed to protect against runaway polymerization of acrylic and methacrylic acids, esters and other monomers in bulk storage facilities, transportation tanks and containers. A runaway polymerization is potentially hazardous due to […]

Arburg at Rapid + TCT 2021: Freeformer will manufacture functional parts from original material

Powerful: APF process for functional automotive TPU prototypes Cost-effective: Freeformer for customised production equipment for single-unit batches and upwards Diverse range of sample parts: From resorbable implants to customised baseball bats From 13 to 15 September 2021, Arburg will be exhibiting at Rapid + TCT in Chicago, Illinois/USA. In the Lakeside Centre, Level 2, Stand […]

All-round no-worries package for injection molders ComoNeo from Kistler features new functions and enhanced connectivity Winterthur, June 2021

Kistler has added a whole series of new features to its ComoNeo process monitoring system – taking integrated injection molding production to new levels of quality and efficiency. For example: monitoring of the pressure curve in all cavities is now much more precise, with the help of an envelope curve adapted to the process. The […]

Air Force Launches Global Review of Base Security After Intruder Boards C-40 Aircraft

Acting Air Force Secretary John Roth and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles “CQ” Brown launched a comprehensive review into base safety and security protocols across the service after a man was able to breach security measures at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, and board a C-40 Clipper transport aircraft Thursday. The Department of the Air Force Inspector General is […]

The Colorado Brewers Guild Announces Colorado Pint Day on April 7

DENVER, CO — The Colorado Brewers Guild (CBG), a nonprofit trade organization for independent craft breweries in the State of Craft Beer, proudly presents Colorado Pint Day on April 7. $1 of each pint glass sold will be donated to the Colorado Brewers Guild. Created by Colorado-based designer Brooks Engel of Nowhere Land Supply, “Catch a […]