NPE Channel Articles

Halogen-free flame-retardant continuous-fiber-reinforced polycarbonate grades debut; target metal replacement

March 3, 2015

The Bond Laminates GmbH (Brilon, Germany), a subsidiary of specialty chemicals company Lanxess (Cologne, Germany), has expanded its Tepex range of continuous-fiber-reinforced thermoplastic high-performance composites to include halogen-free flame-retardant versions with a polycarbonate matrix. “Our...

In-mold injection process produces complex auto part

February 26, 2015

Injection machine supplier Billion SAS (Bellignat, France) and toolmaker Georges Pernoud North America (GNPA; Rochester Hills, MI) are teaming up at NPE2015 (booth W983-7) to present a multi-shot automotive application. The fully automated process includes the molding of rigid plastic components...

Makino highlights high-performance technologies for injection mold manufacturing market at NPE2015

February 24, 2015

  Makino (Mason, OH) will share its latest solutions for plastics processing for a variety of industries including the medical, automotive and aerospace sectors in booth S-8125. “The global automotive, medical and packaging markets are growing rapidly, and this show is a great place...

Guill presents multilayer extrusion tooling for auto, medical applications

February 20, 2015

Extrusion tooling supplier Guill Tool & Engineering (West Warwick, RI) will highlight its Series 800 two- to six-layer extrusion tooling in booth W5549 at NPE2015. The systems are designed to produce high-quality tubing in outer diameters ranging from 1/8 to 6 in. for automotive, medical and...

Motan showcases conveying systems, introduces the new METRO G material loader range at NPE

February 18, 2015

Flexible and versatile, motan’s newest Metro G material loader range not only combines the latest technologies from Colortronic and motan, it also has a number of new features as well. METRO G's modular building block system allows users to configure and create the optimal material loader...

Polymax Thermoplastic Elastomers launches new grades of TPE for sensory-sensitive applications

February 18, 2015

Polymax Thermoplastic Elastomers Inc., a leading manufacturer and custom compounder of thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) materials, today announced the availability of new grades of premium quality TPE for sensory-sensitive applications. In response to the high market demand for better packaging...

Plastiblow to debut high efficiency blowmolding machine

February 17, 2015

Plastiblow (booth #W-1950) will showcase for the first time in North America its fully electric PB5E-DL double station machine in operation that will produce a 350ml flat/oval personal care bottle in 4+4 cavity setup. The technical solutions adopted to achieve the servo-driven movements (for...

NPE Channel Products

ECKART effect pigments for plastics: exceptional appearance plus amazing functionality

ECKART is presenting its innovations at booth S-22103, south hall level 1. For example, a new generation of effect pigments has been tailored for functional properties. These products are suitable for the manufacture of “Cool Plastics.” These plastics heat up less, as the...

Engineering & Tooling from Portugal - We are your global partners!

The brand “Engineering & Tooling from Portugal” promotes an integrated chain of competences of Portuguese Engineering & Tooling Industry. We are global solution providers offering a fully integrated service consisting of an extended value chain with specialized skills and...

Side injection of syringes with männer EDGELINE

Due to their tubular geometry with long, narrow cores and an opening on both sides, syringe barrels require side gating. männer EDGELINE Hot Runner Valve Gate Nozzle stands for impeccable gate quality, high process reliability and repeatability. The nozzle layout enables compact mold design...

MAS-America

An innovative manufacturer of plastic processing and plastic recycling equipment with a focus on high product quality and very low energy consumption, MAS’ product portfolio is comprised of three main components for the processing and recycling of plastic: Extruders, Continuous Disc...

TOOL-TEMP Switzerland

Discover our new products: Visit us at NPE2015 – booth-no. 21157! TOOL-TEMP is one of the European leading manufacturers of Temperature Control Units and Water Chillers. We are a Swiss company with more than 40 years of experience in temperature regulation and cooling applications....

Advantage Austria

Advantage Austria is organizing a pavilion at the International Plastics Showcase NPE2015 in Orlando, FL. The Austrian companies Andritz Biax, Eisbaer Trockentechnik, Elasmo systems, ELMET North America, HAIDLMAIR, ifw Modul tec, KUAG, Mould & Matic Solutions, OOE Technologie und Marketing...

Konica Minolta Sensing Americas

Konica Minolta Sensing Americas provides solutions for specifying, formulating, evaluating, and communicating the color of plastic products accurately and more efficiently. These high performance color measurement and advanced software solutions will be demonstrated at NPE2015 at Booth #S38026 in...