Material Processing Equipment

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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard to Promote dsX(TM) Product Line at K 2016

August 12, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard’s popular dsX™ systems for converting applications will be promoted during K 2016 in Hall 16, Booth A43. There has been a positive industry response to these adaptable machines for extrusion coating, cast film and blown film processes due to a competitive advantage in price, performance and delivery. Following is a brief summary of each. The dsX... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Reading Bakery Systems Adds Expanded Snack System to Science and Innovation Center

August 11, 2016

ROBESONIA, PA, – Reading Bakery Systems (RBS), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of baking and process systems for the global food industry, has added an automated expanded snack system to its Science Innovation Center in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania. The installed expanded snack system allows real-world production of a wide variety of expanded snacks from corn, rice and other... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Supports SKF with Atmosphere, Vacuum Heat-Treating Systems

August 8, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Ipsen recently installed both atmosphere and vacuum heat-treating systems at SKF’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in St. Louis, Missouri. With the relocation of their existing facility to a new location, SKF continues to focus on enhancing the quality, efficiency and overall effectiveness of their heat-treating equipment. Among this new Ipsen equipment was a... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Melting and Holding Furnace to a Leader in the Automotive Industry

August 8, 2016

Riverside, MI - August 4, 2016 - Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a lead melting and holding furnace to a supplier of the automotive industry. The gas fired immersion tube furnace is used in the manufacture of lead plates for automotive batteries. The immersion heat allows for efficient and economical melting and holding of the lead while providing the precise temperature control... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Gauge Profiler offers extended lip-adjusting stroke.

August 3, 2016

Retrofittable on existing dies, EDI™ Autoflex VI-E provides automatic gauge control of film and coatings. Unit is capable of correcting for changes in throughput, line speed, target thickness, and other process parameters, often without need for manual intervention. Lip adjusters include thermally actuated copper alloy translators that are linked to computer-controlled downstream gauge monitor. Stroke of translators provides gauge control by causing die gap to increase or decrease. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Anti-Static Drum Labels protect workers and increase safety.

August 1, 2016

Suited for painted steel, fiber, or plastic drums, electrostatic dissipative (ESD) labels reduce time static charge is held during printing, application, and removal and also reduce charge buildup on label after application. These ultra-porous, 8 3/8 x 14 7/8 in. and 8 3/8 x 10 7/8 in. labels, available in up to 4 colors, labels can be customized with all required information and withstand rough handling, harsh chemicals, extreme temperatures, UV exposure, moisture, scraping, and abrasion. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Wedge Lock Pelletizer Rotors Engineered for the Demands of the Plastics Processing Industry

July 29, 2016

Southbridge, MA – Designed for high performance and long life under challenging conditions, Wedge Lock Pelletizer Rotors and Knives from PDK Design Grinding, a division of Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions (IBS), consistently produce high-quality plastic pellets for compounders of a variety of engineered and filled materials. PDK Wedge Lock Pelletizer Rotors and Knives provide... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

In-stock Dual-Shaft Mixers

July 21, 2016

Hauppauge, NY – Ross Dual-Shaft Mixers suitable for mixing 50-, 100- and 200-gallon batches are now available from stock. The Models CDA-50, CDA-100 and CDA-200 are equipped with two independently-driven, variable-speed agitators: a high speed disperser and a two-wing anchor. Working in combination, both agitators provide adjustable shear and efficient turnover of low to high viscosity... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Ships Custom Global Vertical Heat-Treating System to West Coast

July 18, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Companies continue to rely on Ipsen for high-performance heat treatment equipment that is capable of meeting their exact needs and specifications. Recently, Ipsen shipped a Global Vertical (GV) vacuum furnace with 6-bar gas quenching to a commercial heat treater on the West Coast. The GV heat-treating system is from Ipsen’s TurboTreater® line, which allows customers to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Lab Resin Mixer handles small batches of viscous liquids.

July 18, 2016

Accommodating up to 4 in. dia containers, MX-440101 eliminates hand mixing variation by operating at continuous rate and does not require any cleanup. Semiautomatic mixer, designed for facilitated installation and operation, uses gentle motion that does not introduce air bubbles into mixture and ensures complete mixing. Variable speed (up to 60 rpm) knob accommodates different liquid viscosities up to 30,000 Cp. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sciaky's EBAM Metal 3D Printing Solution Drastically Reduces Time, Waste and Costs on a Mission-Critical Titanium Satellite Part for Lockheed Martin Space Systems

July 14, 2016

Lockheed Martin Chairman, President and CEO, Marilyn A. Hewson, shares the benefits of using Sciaky's metal additive manufacturing technology CHICAGO - Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, announced today that its Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM™) technology helped aerospace... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

BiSy 2-Line, ESD Protection Diode conserves space in portables.

July 13, 2016

Featuring flow through design, VBUS05M2-HT1 offers low load capacitance (0.35 pF typ) and leakage current (< 0.1 µA max @ 5.5 V) for protection of high-speed data lines in smartphones, tablets, notebooks, and wearable devices against transient voltage signals. Other characteristics include 8.5 V typ breakdown voltage at 1 mA and 18 V max clamping voltage at 3.6 A. Supplied in LLP1006-3L package, product provides transient protection for data lines per IEC 61000 4 2 at ± 20 kV. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Efficient Wall-Mount Fill Station reduces facility footprint.

July 13, 2016

Offered as wall-mounted system, CleanCore™ 3.0 Fill Station uses technology that combines water and oxygen to produce aqueous ozone – safe and powerful cleaning solution. Operation is designed for minimal environmental impact, and flow rate of 3 gpm meets demands of on-site/on-demand cleaning. Uses include cleaning floors, carpet, restroom fixtures, counters, and more. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

"Driven by innovation" - in Terms of Flexible and Customer-specific Solutions

July 11, 2016

“In our new motto ‘driven by innovation’ we combine individual services, modern and high-quality equipment and solutions for questions like energy efficiency and industry 4.0 that are currently particularly important to the sector. We are sure that with this we will maintain our position as a technology leader in the extrusion industry at this year’s K,” emphasizes the CEO of the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

IMTS 2016: Star SU to Unveil Dry Grinding Technology and Latest in Cutting Tool Advancements

July 11, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — IMTS 2016 is just around the corner and Star SU is once again ready to showcase our entire product range of machine tool, cutting tool and tool services. IMTS Quick Facts

  • Name of Show: IMTS - International Manufacturing Technology Show
  • Show Dates: September 12-17, 2016
  • Show Location: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL USA
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Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Stirrers and Hotplates deliver precision and durability.

July 8, 2016

SuperNuova+ series, which includes stirrers, hotplates, and stirring hotplates, delivers performance reliability, safety, and usability. Available in 2 sizes, units provide controls and settings suited for precision applications. Ceramic or aluminum top plates are available, and raised LED displays are optimized for readability. StirTrac is engineered for slow-speed stirring, consistent speed control, and strong magnetic coupling, while HOT TOP warning system protects from accidental burns. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard Ships First Large-Scale Accumulator Head Machine from Fulton Facility

July 5, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. -  Davis-Standard is pleased to announce the shipment of its first 75-pound accumulator head machine from its new blow molding facility in Fulton, N.Y. This is the largest blow molding machine Davis-Standard has built at this facility, which opened in October of last year. Overall dimensions of the machine are 26 feet wide by 43 feet long and 28 feet tall (8 by 13 by 8.5... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Delivers a Range of Atmosphere and Vacuum Heat-Treating Solutions Across the U.S.

July 1, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – In recent months, Ipsen has shipped 11 heat-treating systems across the U.S. to eight different states ranging from California to Massachusetts. This equipment will be used to process parts for companies in the Aerospace, Energy, Commercial Heat Treating and Coating industries. Among the equipment was a TITAN® H6 vacuum furnace, which was rented to fill a company’s... Read More