Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

UV LED Curing System targets fiber curing applications.

Oct 05, 2016

Integrated into existing or new production lines, air-cooled OmniCure® AC8225-F+ can be used for optical fiber coating or marking applications as well as other applications such as display bonding. Peak irradiance of up to 16 W/cm² and efficacy support increased line speeds and reduced electricity consumption, while custom optical design provides optimal performance over working... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

TEKNOR Color Concentrates for Halogen-Free Applications Receive UL Certification of Compliance

Oct 05, 2016

PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A. - A series of color concentrates for wire and cable and other electronics applications required to be halogen-free (HF) has been certified by UL as conforming to its standard for HF materials, it was announced today by the Color Division of Teknor Apex Company.  The UL certification applies to 14 concentrates supplied by Teknor Color in pellet form, using ethylene-vinyl... 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

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Meissner to Exhibit at the ISPE's 25th Annual Product Show & the ETIF 9th Annual Congress & Exhibition for Science & Technology

Oct 05, 2016

Meissner is pleased to announce its participation in the ISPE’s 25th Anniversary Annual Product Show (Boston Chapter), on October 4th, 2016. Meissner will be hosting ISPE guests in booth W153 (West Hall), on October 5th, at Gillette Stadium, in Foxborough, MA, where the event is being held. All attendees will receive a commemorative logo trade show bag, compliments of Meissner. Meissner will... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Kraton to Promote Specialty Polymer Offering and Debut New Brand Identity at K 2016

Oct 05, 2016

HOUSTON - Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, today introduced the company's new logo and brand identity. The new brand identity combines the rich heritages of legacy Kraton and legacy Arizona Chemical, and reflects our unified mission to... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

High Intensity Continuous Blender features sanitary design.

Oct 04, 2016

Constructed of 316 SS and finished to USDA, FDA, or pharmaceutical requirements, Model HIM-124-S316 provides low to high shear as required for high-speed blending and/or homogenizing of dry solids, agglomerates, slurries, or pastes. Homogeneous blends can be achieved in as little as 20 seconds residence time at throughput rates to 200 ft³/h. With standard drive consisting of multiple V belt... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

PEEK Compounds are formulated for energy industry applications.

Oct 04, 2016

Developed to meet performance and risk needs in material selection, LUVOCOM® EOG compounds feature nearly isotropic properties and offer unlimited life expectancy at 464°F in downhole environmental conditions per NORSOK M-710. Each grade is focused on specific applications and also serves as formulation platform for customization. Properties facilitate processing as well as minimize... Read More

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

Universal Instruments Celebrates Grand Opening of Asia Advanced Technology Center

Oct 04, 2016

Newly refurbished facility to showcase automation solutions and deliver comprehensive services. Universal Instruments recently held a celebration ceremony to mark the grand opening of its Asia Advanced Technology Center in Shanghai with the participation of more than 50 distributors, customers and guests from all over China. The company’s flagship Fuzion® platform and new Flexbond™ hot bar... 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

Raytheon to Start Transition to Production Planning of Gallium Nitride Technology for AN/TPY-2 Radars

Oct 03, 2016

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Sept. 30, 2016 -- The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a contract modification to develop a transition to production process to incorporate Gallium Nitride, or GaN, components into existing and future AN/TPY-2 radars. This initial effort will support the transition from Gallium Arsenide to GaN technology, which would further modernize the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Global Silicone Materials Manufacturer Bluestar Silicones and Extrusion Leader Graham Engineering Corporation Partner for Medical Tubing Testing and Development

Oct 03, 2016

The collaboration of equipment, materials, and expertise is intended to advance the development and testing of medical and pharmaceutical grade silicone tubing YORK, PA, U.S.A., September 21, 2016: Graham Engineering Corporation and Bluestar Silicones jointly announced today that Graham Engineering Corporation will lend equipment, including an American Kuhne 1.5” ULTRA RS silicone lab extruder,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

CN9302 Oligomer offer coating toughness and pigment wetting for better distribution in liquids.

Oct 03, 2016

Delivering acrylate and isocyanate functionality, the dual-cure urethane acrylate oligomer contains reactive isocyanate that gives UV/EB formulations a secondary cure of shadowed areas with ambient moisture, resulting in enhanced coating performance. Offering low color and low viscosity, along with exceptional adhesion and resistance to abrasions and chemicals,CN9302 is suitable for conformal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Lord Corporation's New Release Agents increases mold-picking time and reduces mold folding in molds.

Sep 30, 2016

Suitable for rubber-to-metal part manufacturing facilities, LORD LokRelease solutions offer semi-permanent, anti-stick surface... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Coextrusion Feedblock fine-tunes individual layers.

Sep 30, 2016

With EDI™ Ultraflow™ V-T Feedblock, processors of film, sheet, and coatings can fine-tune individual layers as well as accommodate changes in layer ratio, and adjust tuning system without removing feedblock from production line. Flow channel widths range from 2–7 in., depending on width of product to be extruded. Larger volume feedblock channels reduce shear stress and interfacial... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

FRX Polymers® to Highlight Expanding End-Use Applications for Nofia® Flame Retardants at K 2016

Sep 30, 2016

CHELMSFORD, Mass. - FRX Polymers, Inc. (FRX), the global leader in polymeric halogen-free flame retardant solutions, will focus on its latest material developments and the expanded range of end-use applications at the K 2016 exhibition, which runs Oct. 19-26, in Düsseldorf, Germany. In Hall 5/C06-1, FRX will highlight its highly successful application development work in key markets such as... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard's dsX flex-pack(TM) Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market

Sep 30, 2016

Davis-Standard’s dsX flex-pack Proves Valuable to Global Extrusion Coating Market Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard’s dsX flex-pack line for extrusion coating continues to gain momentum among processors worldwide. Recent installations in Poland, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and China have proven the concept of this versatile machine with short installation and commissioning times. Since being... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Eco Building Products, Inc. Announces Patent Pending of the Company's Improved Wood Surface Film Concentrate(TM) Formulation

Sep 30, 2016

Eco’s New and Core Chemistry was filed with the USPTO on August 16, 2016 The Company requested non-publication of the application in accordance with its trade secrecy policies. SAN DIEGO - Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK:ECOB) announced today that it has filed its patent application, entitled “Formulation and Method for Preserving Wood,” with the United States Patent and Trademark Office... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Waxes optimize processing of recycled polymers.

Sep 30, 2016

With Ceranovus™ Waxes, plastics reprocessors can maximize melt flow and throughput, lower energy consumption via reduced extruder amperage draw, and decrease backpressure and equipment wear. Because waxes are made from plastic raw materials, they can blend with type of plastic being recycled. Products are made from up to 100% recycled feedstock and do not negatively affect recycle content of... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Announces Water & Wastewater Impact Award Winners

Sep 29, 2016

Short Elliott Hendrickson; Champion Coatings; Wapasha Construction; and the city of Austin, Minnesota, take top spot in inaugural program honoring project excellence using Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings CLEVELAND, OHIO – Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®), Champion Coatings, and Wapasha Construction took top honors in the inaugural Sherwin-Williams Impact Award program for... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ross Completes Large Order of High Speed Dispersers

Sep 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:

  • Disc-type saw-tooth blade for powder... Read More