Molding Equipment

Materials & Material Processing

R&D/Leverage Introduces - The Liberty IBM System

Jul 24, 2017

LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo., July 20, 2017 - When R&D/Leverage began building tooling for the injection blow mold (IBM) market, they found a unique opportunity to make dramatic improvements to the traditional design of injection blow tools

"The reason we became so interested in improving the IBM tooling is that when we got into the IBM tooling business we recognized there were many problems... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Plastic Technologies Announces New Technology for Smaller Quantity, Injection-Molded Pet Preforms to Support Validation, Market Tests

Apr 21, 2017

Holland, Ohio (April 18, 2017) - Brand owners interested in conducting package validation testing (performance, filling line, shipping, etc.) and small test market distribution before committing to a wider launch now have access to a cost-effective alternative. Additionally, converters needing development and production support also can tap into a new resource.

Plastic Technologies,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Zeres Series Molding Machines feature 15-in. color touch screen monitor.

Apr 08, 2017

Available in ZE 8000, ZE 9000, ZE 10800 and ZE 13800 with clamp forces of 899, 1,014, 1,216 and 1,551 U.S. tons respectively, Zeres Series Injection Molding Machines are designed using Zhafir Venus II platform. Equipped with hydraulic core pull interface on the moving platen, units offer injection capacities ranging from 34.29 oz to 187 oz. Machines come with software for controlling hydraulic... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Milacron to Showcase Advanced Technologies at the Inaugural Advanced Design and Manufacturing (ADM) Cleveland

Mar 31, 2017

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE:MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry will be displaying new and key products from their vast product portfolio at the inaugural ADM trade show in Cleveland between March 29th and 30th at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland at booth 1131.

Tom Goeke, Milacron CEO stated, “Milacron is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

Mar 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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

VERYX Digital Sorter eliminates sanitation requirements.

Nov 19, 2016

With surface inspection, unique multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™, highest resolution cameras and laser sensors, VERYX Digital Sorter allows end users to gather broad range of product and operational data from sorter. Including smart features like auto-learning, self-adjustment algorithms and smart alarms, unit can automatically perform length grading and optimize defect removal. Device is ideal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Husky to Demonstrate Range of Innovative PET Preform Molding Solutions at K 2016, Highlighting Revolutionary Multi - Layer Barrier Technology

Oct 14, 2016

BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced that at K 2016 (Booth A61 in Hall 13) they will showcase their vast range of PET preform molding solutions, including a dedicated Experience Center highlighting their revolutionary Multi-Layer Barrier Technology. Introduced in 2015, the technology... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Injection Molding System offers increased connectivity.

Oct 14, 2016

Featuring hydromechanical clamp design, Reflex platens, and wide tiebar spacing, Hylectric® 4.0 excels at evenly distributing clamping forces, extending tooling life. System is Shotscope™ enabled, allowing for plant connectivity to help control production processes and maximize productivity. With range of clamp and injection module configurations, Hylectric® 4.0 is suited for variety of... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

Oct 05, 2016

CINCINNATI,OH - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Düsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

See Even More Milacron Technology at K 2016 in Two Booths - Hall 15 Booth C06 and Hall 01 Booth A39

Oct 03, 2016

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, announces additional key technologies for K 2016, the world’s largest plastics trade fair. K 2016 will take place October 19-26th in Düsseldorf, Germany. Milacron will be displaying its Advanced Plastics Processing Technologies (APPT) featuring Milacron,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

Sep 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.

Sep 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... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

REP Unveils New Machines, Technology at 'K 2016

Sep 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, Robotics

Absolute Haitian Provides Press, Servo Robot for ACS Tech Center

Sep 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 line... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

Sep 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 efficient... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Blow Molder features modular clamp and variable pitch.

Sep 08, 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... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

Aug 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.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

Jul 05, 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

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Ellsworth Adhesives to Display the Latest in Adhesive Technologies at Sensors Expo

Jun 06, 2016

GERMANTOWN, WI – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting at this year’s Sensor’s Expo at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California June 22-23 in booth 1217. This year at Sensors Expo, Ellsworth Adhesives is partnering with Moldman™ Systems, a manufacturer of low... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Universal Molding Machine uses existing tooling.

May 25, 2016

Using existing green sand or No-Bake tooling, UMM Universal Molding Machine is intended for typical jobbing foundry environment where production is variable and quantities can range from a few pieces to thousands. Machine is available in 1, 2, 4, and 6-station models with capacities from 12 x 12 4/4 to 60 x 60 36/36. Production rates up to 20 molds/hr with 2-station UMM are achieved with one... Read More