Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Universal's Flexbond Wins Global Technology Award at SMTA International

Oct 17, 2016

Unique architecture enables the first true volume solution for today’s consumer demands. Universal Instruments’ Flexbond™ hot bar bonding platform was presented the Global SMT Packaging Global Technology Award at the 2016 SMTA International trade show in Chicago, IL as the top machine in the “Bonding Equipment” category. Winners were selected by an independent, international panel and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Atmosphere Box Furnace heat treats small batches of parts.

Oct 17, 2016

Featuring 12 x 18 x 12 in. work chamber and programmable temperature controller, Treet-All™ Light Industrial Box Furnace offers temperature range of 1400–2050°F with work area uniformity of ±25°. Retort minimizes amount of oxygen within chamber by purging with nitrogen. To ensure quick heating and low heat storage, furnace uses vacuum formed ceramic fiber insulation. System includes... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.

Oct 17, 2016

Formulated for ease of use, SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment is translucent, can be applied over varnish, and dries at rates permitting application of 3–4 coats/day. Solution uses water-based application technology, has UV inhibitors and no smell, and cleans up with soap and water. Also available, EZ-Poxy Performance Enhancer can be used in all Pettit high-gloss solvent-based topside paints.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Rust and Corrosion Inhibitor protects metal parts.

Oct 17, 2016

Used to prevent rust and corrosion on any type of metal, MetalRustGuard comes in roll form and is non-toxic, environmentally friendly, and FDA-approved. This self-adhesive protective wrap, which is reusable and requires minimal cleanup after removal, does not require use of any other Volatile Corrosion Inhibitor (VCI). Applications include short- and long-term protection regarding... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit Its Growing Portfolio of Vydyne® PA66 Solutions at K 2016

Oct 17, 2016

HOUSTON – Ascend Performance Materials will be showcasing its most recent innovative grades of Vydyne® PA66 at the K Show, the world’s largest plastics trade show, in Dusseldorf from October 19-26. Ascend, the world’s largest fully-integrated producer of PA66 resin, manufactures materials used in the automotive, consumer, industrial, textile, electrical and electronic and carpet... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

Berlin Packaging to Acquire Italy's Bruni Glass - Significant Expansion of European Presence

Oct 17, 2016

Transaction Builds Global Scale for Both Companies, Pushes Berlin's 2016 Global Sales Past $1.2 Billion; Multinational Bruni Team Premium Glass Expertise Remain Intact CHICAGO - Berlin Packaging today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Italy-based Bruni Glass in a transaction that will significantly expand Berlin's premium glass portfolio, extend its footprint... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Group 7 Fungicide controls lettuce (Sclerotinia) drop.

Oct 17, 2016

Providing in-season disease protection while also minimizing SDHI resistance potential, KENJA® 400SC fourth generation SDHI fungicide controls Sclerotinia drop (Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Sclerotinia minor) in either direct seeded or transplanted lettuce. Product incorporates SDHI technology and can mesh with current disease management programs. It is also registered for strawberries,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Narrow Web Corona Treatment System offers speeds to 450 m/min.

Oct 17, 2016

To meet higher-speed imaging needs of digital and offset processes, VELOCITY™ Series incorporates high-density electrode discharge technology and offers production processing speeds in excess of 450 m/min. Models offer treatment widths from 180–915 mm and feature 2 stainless steel idler rollers, zero-speed safety interlock, and solid state generator with integrated transformer. Standard... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Qutoplex(TM) High Performance Plastic From Minnesota Rubber & Plastics Has Conformability And Dimensional Stability-Ideal For Metal Conversions

Oct 14, 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Minnesota Rubber and Plastics specializes in metal to plastic component conversions using Qutoplex™ a proprietary high performance plastics (HPP).  Proven to lower costs, reduce weight, increase corrosion resistance and perform better in many applications, Qutoplex™ is a new option for component designers. Qutoplex™ is another “first” in the advances in HPP... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

OKW's IP 65 silicone Sealing Kits feature anti-tamper Torx T10 screws.

Oct 14, 2016

Fabricated with pre-molded contours, the IP 65 silicone sealing kits for NET-BOX wall mount enclosures boasts of a smart three-part construction which conceals screws on the front. Applied in management, data systems engineering, supervision terminals with access control, medical and wellness technology. IP 65 is available in 5.51” x 5.51” x 1.83” to 8.66” x 8.66” x 1.99” sizes.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Software, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Meets Diverse Industry Demands, Shipping 10 Heat-Treating Systems

Oct 14, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Customers continue to rely on Ipsen equipment for high performance and quality results. Ipsen recently shipped ten heat-treating systems to customers in India, Vietnam and several U.S. states. This equipment will be used to process parts for the Aerospace, Commercial Heat Treating, Defense, Metal Injection Molding and Tooling industries. Among the shipments were a 6-bar... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Chemours Inaugurates New Altamira TiO2 Production Line in Mexico

Oct 14, 2016

WILMINGTON, Del. -- The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, today formally inaugurated its new titanium dioxide (TiO2) production line at its Altamira plant in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. In May of this year, Chemours announced the commercial start-up of the new line... 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

Manufacturers Use Innovative Celanese Polymers to Keep Fluids, Materials and Power Moving

Oct 14, 2016

At K 2016 Celanese showcases the tribology plastics energy, fluid handling and industrial sectors use to replace metal DALLAS and DÃœSSELDORF, Germany – Industrial manufacturers depend on a multitude of moving parts to keep the operations of machinery, products, fluids and power in motion. At K 2016, the world’s largest plastics tradeshow, Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global... 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

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Toray to Exhibit at CAMX 2016 and Showcase its Advanced Carbon Fiber and Engineered Products

Oct 14, 2016

TACOMA, Wash., Sept. 19, 2016 - Toray Carbon Fibers America, Inc. and Toray Composites (America), Inc. will be exhibiting at CAMX in Anaheim, California September 27-29 in booth T84 to promote their latest innovations in Carbon Fiber and Composite Material. Toray's TORAYCA® brand carbon fibers are globally recognized for their outstanding performance, quality and processing consistency,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Innovative Airplane Mobile Drink Dispenser Uses Victrex(TM) Peek Polymer for Demanding Inner Water Tank

Oct 13, 2016

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA USA - (October 10, 2016) - Would you like an orange juice, a chilled cola or a hot cup of coffee? For most passengers, drinks at altitudes of 33,000 feet (10,000 meters) are part of the ‘flying experience’. However, the customary service is a cost and an environmental factor for airlines and caterers. “SkyTender”, a mobile drinks dispenser produced by SkyTender... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Hard Surface Floor Cleaning System efficiently replaces mops.

Oct 13, 2016

Working akin to push-behind autoscrubbers, OmniFlex™ SUV™ all-in-one, multipurpose floor cleaning system eliminates need for mops and mop buckets as well as janitor carts, wet vacs, dust mops, and autoscrubbers. Included aluminum wand enables cleaning of smaller or grouted areas. Battery-powered unit cleans up to 20,000 ft²/hr.

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Materials & Material Processing

Linde to Highlight Liquid CO2 Solutions at Ontario Craft Brewers Conference

Oct 13, 2016

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Oct. 7, 2016 -- Linde Canada Limited beverage gas experts will demonstrate the benefits of Linde SURESERVE™ and MAPAX® (food grade) gases and services at the Ontario Craft Brewers Conference Suppliers Marketplace to be held at the Allstream Centre in Toronto on October 13, 2016. "The industry is evolving toward producing more craft beers, which are growing at a faster... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products

Tissue Manufacturer Benefits from Upgrade to Unidrive M

Oct 13, 2016

A leading manufacturer of tissue and paper-based consumer products has upgraded to Control Techniques Unidrive M variable speed drives.Soffass SpA, based in Porcari, Italy, is part of the Sofidel group of companies. It produces a range of products including Regina, as well as a wide selection of other products aimed at the global consumer tissue paper market. These include toilet paper, kitchen... Read More