Material Processing Equipment

Materials & Material Processing

Ross Completes Large Order of High Speed Dispersers

September 28, 2016

Hauppauge, NY – Ross recently shipped 49 High Speed Dispersers to a global manufacturer of paints, coatings and chemicals. The major order covered High Speed Dispersers suitable for different size batches ranging from 2,000 liters (528 gallons) up to 10,000 liters (2,642 gallons) and equipped with motors from 5 HP to 150 HP. Other features include:

Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Absolute Haitian Provides Press, Servo Robot for ACS Tech Center

September 26, 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota – Absolute Haitian, the exclusive distributor of Haitian and Zhafir injection molding machines in the U.S. and Canada, and ACS Group, a manufacturer of comprehensive auxiliary equipment for the plastics industry under the AEC, Cumberland, and Sterling brands, are partnering to install an operating molding line for a new Technology Center in New Berlin, Wisconsin. The... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

REP Unveils New Machines, Technology at 'K 2016

September 26, 2016

Responding to advancements in machine design and expanded market opportunities, industry leader in rubber injection presses adds to lineup REP international is preparing for the K2016 show The largest plastics and rubber industry companies will be present in October for the “K Show”, held once every three years in Düsseldorf. As the leading manufacturer of rubber injection molding... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Injection Molding Machine ranges from 67-596 U.S. tons.

September 26, 2016

Featuring energy-saving Mars technology, Mars II Eco is U.S./UL safety compliant with 460 V power as standard. Servo-hydraulic injection molding machine is equipped with 2 air circuits for part ejection: one on stationary platen and one on movable platen. Additional air circuits are optional. System includes KEBA 1075 control and SPI robot interface as standard. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Electric Injection Molding Machine features hydraulic circuit.

September 26, 2016

Available from 45–730 U.S. tons, Zhafir Zeres Series includes integrated hydraulic circuit to facilitate molding applications which require core pull or sophisticated ejector functions. Hydraulic core pull interface (circuit) is installed on moving platen and provides more flow and increased pressure compared to external power pack solutions. Pressure and flow rates are adjustable via machine’s controller. Software is included to control up to 3 hydraulic circuits. Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Blast & Wash Systems Exhibiting at the AmShow in Rochester, NY

September 23, 2016

Blast Wash Systems will be exhibiting at the  AmCon 2016 Show September 21st & 22nd in Rochester, New York We invite you to see our equipment in action - parts washing equipment, weld fume extractor, downdraft table and blast cabinet. Blast & Wash Systems is the largest distributor of finishing equipment in the region. Blast & Wash Systems offers automated finishing equipment to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard At International Elastomer Conference, Booth #706

September 22, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard, LLC will promote the company’s full range of elastomer extrusion technology during the International Elastomer Conference, Booth #706, on October 11th-13th, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Davis-Standard will discuss its DSREV rubber extruder with a model 2000 crosshead and Uth rollex® 70 gear pump/strainer system with a two-roll feeder (TRF). Davis-Standard... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

First Dragonfly 2020 in United States

September 20, 2016

Innovative Inkjet System Allows Users to 3D Print Professional Multi-Layer Circuit Boards FATHOM, an advanced manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing, announced today that it is the first American company to receive a Dragon Fly 2020 System from Nano Dimension. The proprietary technology uses nanoparticle conductive and dielectric inks for rapid prototyping of complex, high-performance... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Floor Cleaning System targets food service environments.

September 15, 2016

Specifically designed for cleaning greasy food service floors, OmniFlex™ Dispense-and-Vac System includes crush-proof vacuum hose that is grease and trans fat resistant. System also has one-piece vacuum wand for aggressive agitation, self-dispensing 10-gal solution bucket with no-splash design, and variable flow spigot that manages exact amount of solution dispensed to floor. Certified by NFSI, system provides instant drying for immediate availability and reduced slip-and-fall accidents. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Systems Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Evolve 3D Printing from Prototyping to Production

September 14, 2016

Company to partner with software giant PTC to accelerate adoption of digital manufacturing technologies Latest demonstration of Figure 4 shows ultra-fast printing platform as digital alternative to injection molding Company launches 3DXpert software for powerful, streamlined Direct Metal Printing CHICAGO - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) today will unveil its strategy, solutions, partnerships and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

New Blow Molding Technology Gives Makers of Medical Bags and Bottles Access to Economic and Performance Advantages of TPEs

September 12, 2016

Teknor Apex Collaborates with FGH Systems and Device Manufacturers to Perfect Use of Medalist® Medical Elastomers as Alternatives to Thermoset Rubber and PVC DENVILLE, NJ, U.S.A. - FGH Systems Inc. and Teknor Apex Company have developed material, equipment, tooling, and mold technologies for high-volume extrusion blow molding of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), making possible a more... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Pilot-scale Double Planetary Mixers

September 9, 2016

Hauppauge, NY, September 6, 2016 - Ross Double Planetary Mixers are offered in 4-, 5- and 10- and 25-gallon models for pilot-scale production of paste-like materials, highly-filled putties, shear-sensitive gels, granulations and dense powder blends. These mixers are also used for vacuum drying of heat-sensitive applications at relatively low temperatures. Pictured is a Ross Model DPM-4 with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Handling Equipment

Filter Out the Fines with MPE's Precision Activated Carbon Gran-U-Lizer(TM)

September 8, 2016

CHICAGO, IL – As health and wellness initiatives towards clean, sustainable water continue to drive the science behind activated carbon filtering products, shifting trends towards finer particle sizes for more advanced water filtration have started to replace the more traditional loose carbon and cotton filters.  Modern Process Equipment Corporation (MPE) offers the latest in activated... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Blow Molder features modular clamp and variable pitch.

September 8, 2016

Configurable between 12 and 24 stations, Revolution MVP® System produces bottles up to 16 in. tall at up to 8 rpm. System offers capacities of 11,520 bottles/hr for single-parison operation and 46,080 for dual-parison, neck-to-neck operation. Each clamp station, adjustable from 39–47 in. in 1 in. increments, is independent of others and all forces are self-contained within clamp. Variable pitch creates multiplier effect, enabling up to 100 possible positions on same platform. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard Extruder Exemplifies Versatility with Quick Screw Exchange Technology

September 6, 2016

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) - A 3.5-inch (90mm) extruder being exhibited by Davis-Standard during K will showcase engineering updates such as a new extruder frame, innovative feedscrew design and quick screw exchange (QSE) technology. This specific extruder is designed for high temperature processes up to 300 degrees Celsius and those requiring specialty copolymer resins for film, coating, adhesion and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

SST and JUNKER Group Enter Into New Sales Agreement

September 1, 2016

New distribution agreement will expand presence of production grinding systems in the North American market Auburn Hills, Mich. - SST, a North American distributor of premium machinery brands, automation, tooling and EDM supplies, today announced an agreement with the JUNKER Group to distribute its products in key North American markets including SST South, Southeast and Midwest. The... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Floor Cleaning Machine features battery-powered operation.

August 30, 2016

Designed to remove soil completely from virtually any type of hard floor surface, Auto-Vac is suited for hallways, entranceways, cafeterias, lobbies, and warehouses. Automated system can clean more than 20,000 ft²/hr and has been certified by National Floor Safety Institute because it so effectively removes soils, it helps prevent slip-and-fall accidents. Auto-Vac can be added to OmniFlex trolley-bucket, allowing users to perform number of floor care cleaning tasks. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Gas-Fired Heavy-Duty Furnace operates at up to 2,000°F.

August 29, 2016

Providing 30 x 60 x 30 in. workspace dimensions, No. 1042 utilizes 750,000 BTU/hr modulating gas burners and floor-mounted combustion air blower. Burners fire below hearth, with 9 in. thick insulated walls comprising 5 in. thick 2,300°F ceramic fiber and 4 in. 1,900°F block insulation. Floor insulation is made from 4 ½ in. of 2,300°F firebrick and 4 in. of 1,900°F block insulation. Furnace has air-operated vertical lift door and 2 lanes of roller rails supported by firebrick piers. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Handling Equipment

Eliminate Odor & Toxic Gases at Animal Waste Lagoons

August 25, 2016

WENDELL, N.C.- Odor and toxic gas problems at swine production farms are an old and persistent problem that effect surrounding areas. Some argue that there are health hazards, pollution problems and quality of life issues in the affected areas. The basic problem for the farmer is that they do not have a good method to add dissolved oxygen to the wastewater in the lagoons to eliminate the odor... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Medium Pressure, 2-Platen IMM offers 30-90 sec cycle times.

August 18, 2016

Capable of molding solid and foamed parts with density reductions from 5%–50%, 800 ton LUMINA MP800 features linear bearing support/guidance system, 98 x 68 in. mold space, 108 in. stroke, 2,000 ipm clamp speed, and hydraulic ejection. Molds are either cold runner or hot runner types and typically have aluminum cavity plates or gas assist. This 2-stage solution also features 6 in. extruder with 2000 lb/hr, 44 lb accumulator shot capacity, and 10,000 psi injection pressure capability. Read More