in the spotlight
ENGEL at Plast 2018 with two elastomer exhibitsNon-metals
Fully automated and rework-free processing is a prerequisite for the economical production of high-tech elastomer products. With two applications, one at its own trade fair booth in Hall 24 and another with partner company Mesgo in Rubber Hall 11, in...
PET-ase mutant enzyme degrades plastic at super-speedNon-metals
Chemists at the University of Portsmouth in southern England have isolated an enzyme capable of breaking up PET molecules.
Mazak Direct Diode Laser machine to revolutionise sheet metal-cuttingToolmaking and machine building
Direct Diode Laser (DDL) from Yamazaki Mazak is a world-first technology that can revolutionise flat sheet metal-cutting applications.
Arburg celebrates ten years in MexicoNon-metals
On 12 April 2018, Arburg's subsidiary in Mexico celebrated its ten-year anniversary with some 150 invited guests. In keeping with the special occasion, a high-ranking delegation from the German headquarters was in attendance, led by Managing Partner...
Sealing disc and fitting mandrel: For reliably closing off and sealing channelsNon-metals
With the new HASCO sealing discs Z9430/..., cooling channels can be easily closed off and sealed without any major outlay. Based on DIN 470, the slightly concave/convex copper sealing discs are driven into the channel with a Z9431/… fitting mandrel...
Rapid.Tech 2018: APF specialists to show Freeformer and numerous functional partsMaintenance and technical diagnostics
At the Rapid.Tech user convention and trade fair to be held from 5 to 7 June 2018 in Erfurt (Germany), Arburg will present the potential of the Freeformer and Arburg Plastic Freeforming (APF) in hall 2, stand 2-409. In addition to the industrial system,...