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Plastilit Chooses Battenfeld-Cincinnati Equipment
Pelletizers

Plastilit Chooses Battenfeld-Cincinnati Equipment

Plastilit Produtos PlÃ-¡sticos do Paraná Ltda., based in Palmeira/Brazil, celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2013 and will inaugurate a new 90,000 m² plant in Fazenda Rio Grande. Existing extrusion lines will be transferred and a new line from battenfeld-cincinnati added to enlarge production capacities. Reliable machinery providing high-quality output and good local service...

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"Green Pipe" Extrusion Line Saves 30% Energy
Extruding Equipment

"Green Pipe" Extrusion Line Saves 30% Energy

battenfeld-cincinnati impressively demonstrated jointly with its partner companies Labotek and SABIC the substantial improvements in reducing energy consumption achieved by the machine manufacturer over the last few years at an Open House in February 2013 in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany. The latest-generation PO pipe extrusion line on display consumes at least 30% less energy than a predecessor model....

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Full House at Solid WPC profile demonstration
Decks and Decking

Full House at Solid WPC profile demonstration

At the 9th Wood Plastic Composite conference, a solid profile was produced during the first presentation of the new fiberex 114 parallel twin-screw extruder. The machine manufacturer and main sponsor of the conference organized by Applied Market Information Ltd., UK had invited visitors to witness the live demonstration in its technical lab. In addition to the extrusion line demonstration, the...

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Compounding Services

Innovative Thinking Yields Cost-Effective "Green" Results for MCS Industries

When MCS Industries, North America’s leading supplier of picture frames and wall dÃ-©cor, needed a unique, in-house compounding solution, they looked to Davis-Standard. Through an innovative co-engineering effort, Davis-Standard delivered a single screw compounding extruder that enables MCS to reprocess materials typically requiring more expensive twin-screw technology. The extruder,...

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Extruding Equipment

Micro Extruders accelerate changeover via modular design.

Available in 12, 16, and 19 mm barrel/screw sizes, Modular Micro Extruder with servo drive and pressure control provides versatility to change barrel and screw diameters and feed section geometry configurations. This accelerates product changeovers and thorough bare metal cleanouts. Suitable for medical device and pharmaceutical applications, extruder can achieve output volumes down to 125 g/hr...

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Material Handling Equipment

PTi Targets Southeast Asia and India as Key Growth Markets for Sheet Extrusion Systems

New Sales Agents Give PTi Strong Presence in High-Growth Emerging Regions AURORA, Ill.- Processing Technologies International (PTi), a leading global manufacturer of high-performance sheet extrusion machinery, has identified Southeast Asia and India as key growth markets for its machinery and named two leading manufacturers' representatives to serve its interests in those regions. Kenda...

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Guardrails and Railings

Monoxivent-NORFI USA Plan Partnership

ROCK ISLAND, IL - Monoxivent has reached an agreement, in principle, with NORFI-USA for a planned partnership and NORFI-USA asset acquisition. NORFI is a manufacturer of extruded aluminum exhausting rail systems and related products. Bud Converse, former president of NORFI-USA, has been named Monoxivent's NORFI Products Sales Manager. Prior to joining NORFI, Converse was president of...

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Another Major Order from China
Extruding Equipment

Another Major Order from China

Another major order from China battenfeld-cincinnati (Bad Oeynhausen/Vienna) recently received a major order for a total of 24 extruders from Wuhu Conch Profiles and Science Ltd., located in Anhui/China. The powerful extruders with diameters between 63 and 93 mm and outputs ranging from 70 to 380 kg/h have already been in operation since the middle of this year. With this expansion of its...

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Extruding Equipment

S&H Rubber Expands Their Firms Manufacturing Capacity

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. - Critical Mass for Business would like to congratulate S&H Rubber on the expansion of their firm's capacity. In response to customer demand, S&H has recently added a new machine to their production room. The Troester 3.5 Cold Feed Extruder has a newly chrome plated screw and a 4 zone temperature control unit. For over a century, Troester has been recognized as setting the...

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Brett Martin Now Operating Largest Counter-rotating Extruder
Extruding Equipment

Brett Martin Now Operating Largest Counter-rotating Extruder

PVC sheet manufacturer chooses battenfeld-cincinnati Since the beginning of this year, Brett Martin Ltd., based in Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, has been operating the most powerful counter-rotating twin screw extruder manu-factured so far by battenfeld-cincinnati, Bad Oeynhausen/ Vienna. With this high-performance extruder for PVC sheet production with an output of up to 2,000 kg/hr, Brett...

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