Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Meissner to Highlight Single-Use Systems at INTERPHEX New York 2017

March 25, 2017

Meissner will be exhibiting at INTERPHEX New York, in New York City, NY, from March 21st - 23rd. Meissner will be hosting visitors in booth #2341 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center, during the event. Visitors will be able to participate in booth demonstrations of our filtration and One-Touch® single-use systems portfolio innovations.

The FluoroFlex® PVDF biocontainer portfolio,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Medical Manufacturer Chooses TITAN® System with Training and Full-Scale Support

March 25, 2017

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen recently shipped a TITAN® H2 vacuum heat-treating system with 2-bar gas quenching to Costa Rica. There it will be used to manufacture surgical components. With its compact dimensions and superior quality, the TITAN helps companies accelerate the pace of innovation while satisfying the strict legal requirements of the Medical industry. This shipment included more... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Trend Toward Higher Quality Shelf Stable Products and Convenience Packaging Driving Sales of Allpax 2402 Multimode R&D Retorts to Flavor and Film Companies and University Food and Packaging Labs

March 25, 2017

Emphasis on faster time to market for new products and packaging propelling Allpax sales of this R&D tool that offers all sterilization and agitation modes in one machine.

COVINGTON, LA — Allpax, powered by Pro Mach, attributes the continuing evolution of consumer preferences toward higher quality shelf stable products and convenience packaging to driving sales of its 2402 multimode... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard Upgrades Expand Film Capabilities at Mid South Extrusion

March 24, 2017

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – The installation of a new 6-inch (150mm) Davis-Standard extruder and strategic line upgrades have enabled Mid South Extrusion of Monroe, Louisiana, to improve throughputs while delivering a broader slate of HDPE procession options. The modernizations were made to an existing Davis-Standard blown film line that has been in continuous operation for nearly 30 years. Mid... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

3D Systems Advances Metals and Plastics Solutions to Accelerate 3D Production

March 24, 2017

CHICAGO, March 21, 2017 - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) today announced new products and capabilities to accelerate additive manufacturing in the growing investment casting, jewelry and dental markets, while extending its leadership in precision metal production for healthcare and aerospace.

Among the announcements is expansion of the company’s industry-leading MultiJet Wax family with the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

SP35 Gage Leadwires feature three-wire quarter bridge configuration.

March 20, 2017

Suitable for high temperature stress analyses of automotive and aerospace components, SP35 Gage Leadwires are used for CEA- and WK-series strain gages. Featuring 3 m of 30-AWG, etched PTFE leadwires, SP35 leadwires allow gages to support requirements to +350°F and +400°F temperature. SP35 option eliminates the need for soldering on test article.

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Materials & Material Processing

Whitford Cookware and Bakeware Colors come in three types of coatings.

March 20, 2017

Available in colors ranging from Moon Rock to Etruscan red, Whitford Cookware and Bakeware Colors are produced in PTFE nonstick interiors, sol-gel ceramic interiors and decorative exteriors type of coatings. Colors are also available in Champagne Gold, Silver, Earl Grey and Rose Gold variants.

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Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Conserv SG 81 Fabric Softener and Sour prevents buildup of hard water deposits.

March 15, 2017

Designed specifically to work in hard water conditions, Conserv SG81 fabric softener and sour combination is suitable for commercial laundries. Combining laundry softener, conditioner and neutralizing ingredients in one, SG81 lubricates fibers to reduce friction and eliminates static electricity. Conserv also reduces drying time by completely extracting water.

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Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission

Air Suspension and Axle Systems are designed for truck cranes.

March 11, 2017

Hendrickson’s Air Suspension and Axle Systems provide improved ride quality and driver handling. Front suspension and axle system comes with STEERTEK NXT fabricated axle. Having 30,000 lb per axle capacity, rear air suspension features QUIK-ALIGN®. Front air suspension and axle systems are available with 48000 lb capacity whereas rear suspension with 60000 lb capacity.

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Materials & Material Processing

Super-G® Extruders feature carbide-lined barrels.

March 10, 2017

Available in SGHS3000-36D and SGHS3000-42D models, Super-G® Extruders come with oversized feed section, feed hopper, delivery chute and tramp metal protection. SGHS3000-36D and SGHS3000-42D are equipped with 500 hp motor with 1000 rpm and 600 hp motor with 1200 rpm respectively. Extruders are designed in 5.3m x 1.4m compact footprint. Super-G® Extruders are used in processing poly... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Stratasys’ New Material enhances 3D printing.

March 10, 2017

Stratasys' New Materials - nylon and rubber-like material improves its 3D printing capability. Used for rapid prototyping, strong and light-weight tooling, FDM Nylon 12CF constitutes 35 percent of chopped carbon-fiber by weight. Agilus30 family materials come in Agilus30 and Agilus30 Black variants and used in applications like for soft-touch and living hinges, hoses, seals and gaskets,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Husky wins Ringier 2017 Innovation Award for its integrated HyperSync™ system

March 10, 2017

BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, has announced it has been awarded with the Ringier Technology Innovation Award for its recently-introduced HyperSync™ system. HyperSync™ is the industry’s first fully integrated system for the manufacture of specialty closures, built to work together to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Equips R. Hueter with Benchtop Oven for Heat Treating with Nitrogen

March 9, 2017

R. Hueter Co, Beverly Massachusetts, a northeast CNC machine shop specializing in male and female RF connector contact production has added a Lucifer Furnaces’ heat treating oven to meet their growing heat treating needs.   Adam Hueter, Operations Manager, chose Lucifer Furnaces because of their reputation for delivering high quality products at an affordable price.  Model 42GT-H12 was... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Michelman Hosting Multiple Product Showcase Presentations at ECS 2017

March 9, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (March 7, 2017) – Michelman will be hosting four product showcase presentations at the European Coatings Show being held April 4-6 in Nuremberg, Germany. The wide-ranging presentations will cover numerous critical topics.

Dr. Julien Verron, Industry Manager, Coatings Group at Michelman will present details on a novel new waterborne direct-to-metal coating resin that... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Tekra, A Division of EIS, Inc. to Exhibit at the ISA Sign Expo 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada

March 9, 2017

New Berlin, WI - Tekra, A Division of EIS, Inc. has just announced that they will be showcasing their digital films and adhesives for the first time at booth #600 at the International Sign Expo 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada April 20 - 22, 2017.

“The world of printing continues to evolve towards digital and the sign marketplace is no different,” states Andy Danihel, Director of Marketing... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

APS Elastomers Now Offers Thermochromatic Pigment for TPU

March 8, 2017

Romulus, MI (March 6, 2017) Thermochromatic pigments for TPU is now available at APS Elastomers. Thermochromatic pigment reacts to changes in temperature and can be TPU overmolded in applications where monitoring heat energy is beneficial - and in some cases, crucial. As the temperature rises, the pigment loses its color; making it ideal for applications such as baby bottles, thermoses, and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Boeing Approves TRIM® MicroSol® 590XT for Aerospace Manufacturing

March 7, 2017

TRIM® MicroSol® 590XT, an advanced technology aerospace semisynthetic microemulsion , has received Boeing process spec number BAC5008 approval for areas 5 and 6, which includes machining titanium alloys.

Perrysburg, Ohio, February 28, 2017 - Master Chemical Corporation is pleased to report that TRIM® MicroSol® 590XT, an advanced technology aerospace semisynthetic microemulsion, is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ideal® TrueJet® Inkjet Roll Papers feature smooth surface.

March 7, 2017

With brightness of 92 and high opacity, Ideal® TrueJet® Inkjet Roll Papers are available in 18/45 lb. and 28/70 lb. uncoated text weights. Suitable for high-speed inkjet presses, papers can be used for everyday transactional statements and documents, newsletters, manuals, legal documents and direct mail applications.

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Materials & Material Processing

Indeco North America Releases New Product Lines at CONEXPO 2017

March 3, 2017

- North and South American Roll-out Includes Fuel-Saving Breakers, Redesigned Pulverizers, Versatile Multis and Heavy Duty Grabs to Increase Jobsite Productivity and Reduce Costs -

MILFORD, CT, March 1, 2017 – Continuing its “smart-growth” strategy of identifying, evaluating and delivering new product innovations that provide quantifiable business value to the construction and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

The world's Most Immortal Material Just Went 3D

March 3, 2017

For years, graphene has been thought to be the strongest material on earth. But its thin, two-dimensional properties have always made it difficult to work with in useful 3D form - until now.

A team of MIT engineers recently discovered a way to develop graphene into a structure that's stronger than steel and lighter in weight. By compressing layers of the one-atom thick graphene and... Read More