Covestro among the 50 most innovative companies

  The magazine Technology Review has ranked Covestro as one of the 50 most innovative companies of 2017. A highly sustainable production process earned the materials manufacturer a place in the global ranking by the German-language edition of the research magazine, which is published by the renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and honors “groundbreaking ideas and pioneering advances.” The selections for the ranking were announced…

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Plas Mec celebrates its fiftieth anniversary

The interview with Massimo Grigolon, Managing Director of Plas Mec, a company specialised in mixing systems for plastics. Plas Mec is celebrating fifty years in the business, what does this milestone mean? It represents an important milestone that Plas Mec has reached this year, confirming the company, fifty years after starting, as a leader in the manufacture of mixing plants…

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Fatra invests in Negri Bossi for Ikea Plastic Goods

Fatra, a.s. ranks among the world’s most significant plastic processing companies. In 2016, Fatra’s turnover was almost CZK 3.70 bill. with more than 75% of its production headed for international markets. Fatra has recently taken delivery of five Negri Bossi Vector machines installed in their Czech Republic production plants in Napajedla and Chropyně, where they employ more than 1100 staff.…

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PET Technologies to Supply Automatic Blower APF-3002 to Arion Company

  Once Yoko Ono said: “You are water / I am water / we’re all water in different containers/ that’s why it’s so easy to meet”. PET Technologies and Arion companies collaboration (Devaytis TM) arose from water. Not long ago a leading spring water company in the Western Ukraine launched automatic blow molding machine APF-3002 that enables to produce 3000…

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Fakuma: Star Automation’s new face

This Autumn Star Automation will be once more welcoming its customers in its historical position at Fakuma exhibition in Friedrichshafen, but this time, there will be more. Since last year many changes have occurred in Star Automation, starting from the assignment of Mr. Shoji Ishibashi as new Managing Director from the mother company in Japan. And more, the assignment of Eng. Michele…

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Trinseo completes acquisition of API Applicazioni Plastiche Industriali S.p.A.

  Trinseo, a global materials solutions provider and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders and synthetic rubber, announced that it has completed the acquisition of API Applicazioni Plastiche Industriali S.p.A. (API). The transaction includes API’s manufacturing and research facility at Mussolente, Italy, and all of API’s business, employees and assets. The API management team and employees are now part of Trinseo’s Performance Plastics…

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An excellent mood prevailed at CHINAPLAS 2017…..

  An excellent mood prevailed at CHINAPLAS 2017, with its record number of 155,258 professional visitors A highly successful CHINAPLAS 2017 concluded its four-day run on 19 May in Guangzhou. Buoyed by very good weather and the plastics and rubber industries’ positive economic outlook, attendees generally projected an extremely upbeat attitude throughout the show. HERE YOU CAN FIND TECNOPLAST INTERNATIONAL…

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