PlastixANZ http://www.plastixanz.com.au/ Your plastics industry information portal for Australia and New Zealand en-us Copyright PlastixANZ.com.au Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:47:18 EST 240 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/img/logo-PlastixANZ.png PlastixANZ http://www.plastixanz.com.au/ News: Philmac Adopts 3D Printing for Prototype Tooling to Enable More Complex Design http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={F2F6ACA7-80EC-4D59-9AC7-ACBDAD39F6A2}3D Systems’ On Demand Manufacturing experts help Philmac find the right process and materials for 3D printed production tooling  Improving the design of a part within a system is rarely ...Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EST News: SACMI sell two more CBF to a Chinese Dairy http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={D3A2842C-E489-4415-B072-CE1DB5FEE35B}A leading Chinese Dairy company in the high growth dairy sector has purchased a further two CBF (Compression Blow Forming) systems to produce Aseptic PE bottles. Following an in-depth analysis comp...Sat, 14 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Alucaps purchase their 32nd CCM from Sacmi http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A079E54B-7C5C-4B26-8983-0F7595412409}Alucaps Group are one of South Americas largest supplier of high quality plastic and metal closures to the beverage, food and pharma industries, including the Coca Cola Group. Alucaps has a long-st...Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Sumitomo (SHI) Demag at Fakuma 2017 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={679D5C1A-31E4-454A-8D15-41BD81A0C7CC}Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH in Schwaig near Nuremberg will use Fakuma 2017 to present a cross-section of its current portfolio of injection moulding machines. Three machines will be d...Sun, 10 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Continuous Improvements Add Up Over Time http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A5435B52-A2A2-4709-AC37-F015ECC46976}With live scheduling, visualisation and a good shop-floor process in place, how do you make improvements ? How do you get more bang for your buck? Get your team on the floor involved...Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Successful introductions of the BOY XXS and the DemoPlast in Romania http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={1F0B8389-D853-4D42-9B75-683ED016E105}With the introduction of the BOY XXS at the very first plastic exhibition, the DemoPlast in Arad/Romania, the trade visitors were offered two new products. BOY - the German manufacturer of Injec...Thu, 6 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NatureWorks Earns Minnesota Governor’s Safety Honor Award http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C5992975-F6CD-4171-8752-45795360FC9F}MINNETONKA, Minn., June 15, 2017 – NatureWorks, one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, was recently recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health at the Govern...Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NatureWorks Creates Performance Chemicals Division and Launches Vercet Product Line http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={626E79F2-B1AC-4BA1-B6BB-45E46CE6CAE5}THE NEW DIVISION DESIGNS, PRODUCES, AND MARKETS CUSTOMIZABLE BINDER RESINS, POLYOLS, AND CHEMICAL INTERMEDIATES THAT HELP INNOVATORS WITHIN THE C.A.S.E. (COATINGS, ADHESIVES, SEALANTS, AND ELASTOMERS)...Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST News: A new star on the horizon http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={85D02ED7-B038-47CF-89A3-C2013B7FD7DE}    The new star in the MIRAVAL® COSMIC portfolio is visible now! Following the launch of our Gold and Bronze Pigments, we are proud to present the third color: MIRAVAL® COSMIC...Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NatureWorks Licenses Plaxica’s Optipure D-lactic Acid Process Technology to Expand its Ingeo Product Portfolio http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={26CB453C-7F1D-4CF9-8913-984579E1EC03}MINNETONKA, Minn., June 6, 2017 – NatureWorks announced today that it has signed a contract to license Plaxica's Optipure® chemical processing technology for the...Wed, 7 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Tasman Machinery Appointed as Exclusive Agent for Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Group for Australia & New Zealand http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={27978352-7D7C-4091-8E31-4BBF19C1CD7B}Tasman Machinery, one of the founding suppliers to the plastics industry in the region has been appointed as the representative for the entire range of machines from the Sumitomo(SHI) Demag Group for ...Tue, 6 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST Event: Supercharge your Products with TPES Product enhancement and sealing technology (SPE event) http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A9D96F63-386E-4442-B53E-E8E0AF4A37A7}APN Plastics and Kraiburg TPE are sponsoring a SPE Seminar entitled Product Enhancement and Sealing Technology. The event is taking place at Woodlands Golf Club, 109 White Street, Mordialloc Tue, 6 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Releases New Euro Series All Electric Machine http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={3C51D686-309C-4784-9D59-D3D6A0CEE162}We are pleased to announce to the market the latest all electric model from our German facilities. The new IntElect Series greatly reduces the price differences between hydraulic and electric machines...Tue, 6 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Unlocking PET packaging potential with Multi-Layer Technology for Barrier http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={5B651FB7-F0F5-4D08-9F87-03747F3EF75D}Since the early days of PET adoption in the packaging industry this material has been recognized for its outstanding properties, allowing it to replace glass and aluminum in many food, beverage, home ...Tue, 30 May 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Husky announces strategic expansion focused on customer success and long-term growth http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={79AF31E8-0C92-48E9-9DE1-12D2338D5346}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced changes that support its ongoing commi...Wed, 17 May 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NatureWorks and Partners Showcase Ingeo Bioplastic Breakthroughs in Film and Rigid Packaging at Interpack http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={FC64D9EE-6495-4A78-ABAF-00ACED847465}In terms of barrier properties, strength, heat resistance, material source reduction, and a range of functional characteristics, NatureWorks and its customers are extending the application range of In...Wed, 17 May 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Again record sales for Sumitomo (SHI) Demag http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={6BBEF97F-F77F-4784-863E-F6B1F5DFCC61}In 2016, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH recorded its most successful business year in its corporate history. With a total of EUR 234 million, the manufacturer of injection moulding machi...Wed, 17 May 2017 00:00:00 EST News: The new all-electric IntElect: More compact more dynamic more precise and more efficient http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={1170BCA7-CCEC-4DDC-9F84-FA517290D35C}Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH of Schwaig near Nuremberg presents the new “IntElect”, a completely new generation of all-electric injection moulding machines. Developed in co...Wed, 17 May 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NMW2017: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND AUTONOMOUS ROBOTS http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C315458C-4C6D-49D4-A45D-D12BD2B49253}The Industry 4.0 led industrial environment is seeing another wave of automation and roboticisation of manufacturing processes, even beyond the extensive developments we have seen to date. Robots that...Wed, 3 May 2017 00:00:00 EST Library: Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Injection Moulding: 1.9Sec 96 cavity closures http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={DEC3FD8E-B7BC-4FB3-85F1-0AEE59C21F46} Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST Library: Discover Vacuum Forming in 60 Sec from Formech http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={661003AB-0403-422B-88ED-87C7716D3B1D} Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NMW2017: PRODUCT SHOWROOM NOW LIVE http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={82786BDE-B091-416E-B53B-C53FAB8BF35E}Interested in learning what products will be on show during National Manufacturing Week, Australia’s largest gathering of manufacturing industry decision makers? With more than 230 exhibiting...Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Innovative recycler Plastic Forests a winner of Westpacs Businesses of Tomorrow Top 20 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={52186C78-3167-4B2D-B4BC-77E660E6D219}Its world first process recycles contaminated plastic film without water, rescuing it from landfill for the first time. Pioneering contaminated plastic film recycler, Plastic Forests, has been sele...Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Sumitomo (SHI) Demag: Your Thin walled packaging Partner http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={D9C0118F-505B-4E41-8F3B-5920DF06E66F}Sumitomo (SHI) Demag can rightly announce they offer the worlds broadest range of packaging machines in the injection moulding sector! Sumitomo (SHI) Demag provides an unmatched range of injection ...Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NMW2017: EMERGING MARKETS FOR AUSTRALIAN MANUFACTURERS http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={FC4801A0-9E69-4FF8-8BBE-87419973A34B}Everywhere we look today, we see fundamental changes in how things are designed and made. Across the world and the world’s industries, things have evolved as new technologies are transforming th...Wed, 5 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST Product: Mini Dryers for small rate drying http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={8EBB26EE-9D58-4F9F-A7D6-8642A6E1EBA6}Application: Drying system for small rate resin drying. Option A: Portable drying system with dryer and hopper on floor stand to allow for flexible usage from press to press as needed, where an optio...Wed, 5 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EST News: NMW2017: EXHIBITORS TO WATCH http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={68ABE159-4E4C-4C38-AE2F-9936CB2C6094}Thousands of visitors are expected to attend National Manufacturing Week, scheduled from 9 – 12 May 2017 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. With registrations now open, there is ...Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EST News: AspectPL - Smart Manufacturing Software for the Plastics & Packaging Industries http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={972825EC-F10B-40B7-8CA3-69AF8CF6C904}How does a local manufacturer take on the world? Bonson uses technology to keep ahead of the pack. Bonson Industrial is an Auckland-based, family-owned company that manufactures moulded rigid p...Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EST News: How can multiple machines be supplied with different material? Solution MOTAN-Colortronic http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C8E3FBDD-3332-4F96-A9CA-0290CDC39410}Generally, a multi-point conveying system consists of the material source (storage bin, dryer, or debagging station), the conveying lines, the vacuum lines, the material loaders, a central blower, and...Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EST News: Husky wins Ringier 2017 Innovation Award for its integrated HyperSync™ system http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={7A497B33-1E8B-49D7-BC8D-AB2EC74A7348}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, has announced it has been awarded with the Ringier Tec...Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EST News: FIVE THINGS NOT TO MISS AT NATIONAL MANUFACTURING WEEK 2017 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={665A2EEF-010E-48A2-800E-E9B218D7EAAF}More than 10,000 delegates are expected to attend National Manufacturing Week, scheduled from 9 – 12 May 2017 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. With registrations now open, ther...Tue, 7 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EST News: ILLIG at Chinaplas 2017 Launching: ILLIG automatic pressure forming machine for production of liquid-tight containers with lid http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={D4D9CDBF-AD1D-4771-B09D-B981FA09FEE4}ILLIG automatic pressure forming machine for production of liquid-tight containers with lid At Chinaplas, Guangzhou, May 16 to 19, ILLIG will present for the first time the production of thermoform...Wed, 1 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EST News: WHATS AHEAD FOR NATIONAL MANUFACTURING WEEK 2017 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A4817870-852E-4C9C-BB13-E789DFE2A741}Australia’s largest gathering of manufacturing industry decision-makers under one roof, National Manufacturing Week, is shaping up to run from 9 – 12 May 2017. The free-to-attend event,...Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EST News: BOY with 3D-moulds at the Koplas 2017 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={1C6D7677-70B3-4324-9BFC-03144B61FA36}The BOY XS injection moulding machine demonstrates its advantages in the production of individual prototypes and in the cost-efficient production of parts in small batches at the Koplas – Intern...Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST News: ARLANXEO developed high-quality Keltan® EPDM products with enhanced sustainability http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A32445BC-FCCB-4A27-94D1-EF16AEDBE257}ARLANXEO, a leading global player in performance elastomers, is addressing challenges faces today. These include reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, greater fuel efficiency and lower dependency on ...Thu, 1 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Boy & TCL Hofmann Join forces http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={EE36D496-C7EE-4710-BB44-42540BB712B5}In August 2016 TCL Hofmann & Boy (Germany) partnered together to provide sales and service support of new and existing Dr Boy Injection Moulding Machines (IMM) to the Australian market. Wolfga...Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST Library: How to mount reducing windows on your Formech vacuum forming machines http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={52FD0EB5-F241-44B4-8BD1-E1214375A9DB}How to mount reducing windows on your Formech vacuum forming machines. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST Classified: Extrusion Consultant required http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={424BE14E-D0A0-427A-92D7-EA410B082830}Buchanan Engineered Solutions are looking to pay for someone to visit our factory and give advice on issues we are having with a new extrusion line. The person would need to have a good understanding ...Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST News: One shot decorated injection molded parts from Krauss Maffei http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C072B039-DE05-4E9C-81AA-88DADA557C5E}Together with customer Weidplas Gmbh Swiss based auto component manufacturer, Krauss Maffei has commenced production of the world's first series application of their ColorForm One shot decorated i...Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST News: MATERIALS DOSING EQUIPMENT (POWDER AND GRANULES) Masterbatch Feeders [Movacolor] http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={2D5AEA29-2E0E-4D50-B01B-6D81524E4E27}Unique modular in-line blender system for injection molding and extrusion Advanced blending systems are often seen as complete plant engineered solutions. Movacolor has developed a unique modul...Mon, 7 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Clariant MEVOPUR® line adds color functional additive options for nonwoven medical products http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={339DC8B1-2EF3-4C84-BAB7-77583DD9E792} New ISO10993 / USP color and additive options Expanded design and color options for product makers Change-controlled ingredients help assure continuous compliance ...Wed, 2 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky returns to Gulfood Manufacturing to showcase latest injection molding innovations for food and beverage markets http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={12C8FCA3-5B94-462A-BD57-D81A6305F307}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced that it will return to exhibit at Gulfood Manufa...Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: SABIC PDI Collaborate on Stress Cracking Study for Medical Device Plastics to Help Protect Patients from Infection http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={33B10449-7C15-49EB-8D88-59294C519EB1}HOUSTON, (October 13) – SABIC, a global leader in thermoplastic technology, and PDI, a leader in infection prevention products and solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced the resu...Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Molecor closes the K2016 with great future prospects http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={222CD1F9-BE07-48AE-9750-79644D5865EF} Molecor© closes one more edition of the K, the world´s premier fair for the plastic and rubber industr...Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Clariant Masterbatches Continues Global Expansion of Engineering and High-Temp Resin Processing Units http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C6130F06-3BA8-402F-AB47-0E553A46A21F} Upgrades in Europe, Asia and U.S.A. proceeding on schedule Lab and QC testing capabilities also expanding Project is part of 5-year, CHF 10 million global investment ...Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky unveils its latest and greatest at K 2016 – Hall 13 A61 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={EDA4FA83-BCFC-499D-819A-39008FCF126A}Company returns to globally debut two new integrated closure systems  BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processi...Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Clariant and Shinkong collaborate further to promote non-halogenated flame retardants for broader applications http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={0730848D-7CB5-4F07-AAB2-59400465A6E9} Partnership built on shared philosophy on developing sustainable products with halogen-free flame retardants Clariant will benefit from Shinkong's broader application f...Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: MAGUIRE PARTNERS WITH SYNCRO TO EXPAND OPTIONS FOR ADVANCED EXTRUSION CONTROL TECHNOLOGIES http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={91A873DB-4CFF-4416-B7BB-4A0850B93852}DÜSSELDORF, October 19, 2016: At K 2016 today, Maguire Products, Inc. and SYNCRO srl announced a partnership to provide customers of both companies with an extensive platform of options for mater...Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Corbion To Introduce New Luminy Brand Of PLA At K 2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={AE88666A-5FE0-4718-88B2-9BFEF367C9E5}Under the theme “Shaping the future of performance PLA bioplastics”, Corbion will be launching at K 2016 a new brand name Luminy comprising the entire neat resin polylactic acid (PLA) port...Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky introduces HyperSync™ at K 2016 – high-performance integrated specialty closure system http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={7AAB0DCA-3953-44F8-AEEF-12AB96E0AD1F}Fully integrated system makes global debut at K 2016 in Dϋsseldorf  BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processin...Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky announces upgrade to best-selling Hylectric machine platform http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={88FBD234-0AC6-4A36-BA8C-3BE7FD93E68D}Hylectric 4.0 features improved connectivity, control and energy management  BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics p...Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky to demonstrate range of innovative PET preform molding solutions at K 2016 highlighting revolutionary Multi-Layer Barrier Technology http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={4EB8C369-25F6-4ABA-812A-0577446BEB57}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 ...Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: World premiere of the NETSTAL ELIOS 7500 @ K2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={D8F231BE-792A-429E-896F-24CB0FB6A40C}Performance, newly driven The ELIOS series With its innovative drive technology, the new ELIOS series sets a new standard in the high-performance injection molding of thin-walled packaging and t...Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Clariant Introduces New Liquid Colors Additives for Medical Devices Pharmaceutical Packaging http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={2F28EB92-4131-4761-ABE9-0BD4DF153A88} MEVOPUR®-LQ liquid concentrates launching at key tradeshows 'Controlled, Consistent, Compliant' portfolio expands Standard and custom formulations availabl...Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: TEKNOR APEX AND GUMDROP LTD. WORK TOGETHER TO RECYCLE CHEWING GUM INTO TPEs http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={AAD6DCB5-F9F8-43D4-9750-E9F7EFFB8AED}Working with Chewing Gum Waste, Teknor Apex Met the Challenge with Gumdrop Ltd of Developing Methods for Commercial-Scale Production LONDON, October 4, 2016: The custom compounding expertise of Tek...Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Clariant to Show How to Control of Package Humidity Moisture and Oxygen at CPhI Barcelona http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={E493E693-ECD3-4B95-B829-97CBF2C411FF} Healthcare Packaging unit exhibiting in Booth 2K60 Two new EQ products for relative-humidity control Additional manufacturing facility assures back-up capacity ...Wed, 5 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: NEW NANOPARTICLE COATING FOR PLASTICATING SCREWS HAS GREATER WEAR RESISTANCE THAN STANDARD THERMAL-SPRAY TUNGSTEN CARBIDE http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={9077946C-4E5B-4111-B7E9-997E88695428}Nordson’s Xaloy® MPX™ Technology for Single and Twin Screws Provides Improved Abrasion and Corrosion Resistance, with 61% Less Mass Loss in Abrasion Tests NECKARSULM, GERMANY, Octob...Tue, 4 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Greg Temple joins Husky as Vice President Global Supply Chain and Operations http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={3B05C9AA-680B-409B-A0AA-86FA80C497DD}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, the largest brand name supplier of injection molding equipment and services, is pleased to announce that Greg Temple has joined Husky...Tue, 4 Oct 2016 00:00:00 EST Classified: Virgin Polymer for sale - Grivory - 4000kg http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={1562A9C9-AA85-443D-8E09-168E69E31BDD}Packed in original packing, this virgin polymer is available for immediate delivery 4000 kg  Grivery  HTV-5H1 Black Virgin material  - original packaging Reasonable offer accep...Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky Announces Availability of Ultra HelixTM 350 Nozzles http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={101DE523-CEC9-49EC-B84A-1D1ED4535EC9}Husky Injection Molding Systems today announced the availability of the Ultra HelixTM 350 valve gate, expanding the existing product line of the award-winning valve gate technology released in 2015. T...Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Welcome Home - 70 years of proof that buying quality matters! http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={E9F0EF27-72A6-4F61-978B-272F5E063FE7}We had a small surprise a few weeks ago in our Melbourne facility, we welcomed back home one of our oldest machines, see photo. This Single Screw Extruder left Telford Smith a few years after the conc...Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EST News: ILLIG: Thermoforming Systems with Decoration and Hygiene in Focus http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={2C6C7734-02CB-4E3F-8EFF-4A1A36AF253E}Leading IML-T technology ILLIG is currently the only supplier of IML-T that offers all required modules from a single source that have been optimally designed to interoperate with one another. IML-T ...Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EST News: "Moldflow" Warpage Simulation http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={6D32AFAE-2613-4C6C-8A37-140A890473EB}If your designing a new plastic product or injection mould, a "Moldflow" Warpage Simulation may identify problems early allowing design optimisation prior to manufacture.  A Warpage ...Wed, 7 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Extrusion Blow Molding -> Create your own leak testers. Building them onto existing conveyors machines or just create your own frame. http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={B7B95A71-B815-47C0-9CC6-903B39E674CC} @ Delta Engineering, we prepared a solution to either: Create your own leak testers. Building them onto existing conveyors, machines, or just create your own frame. ...Thu, 1 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EST Product: Fusion FX Cork http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={580DE7F2-469D-423B-8755-A18266D266E1}FusionFx infuses color at random into an injection-molded PP part. “FusionFx ensures that finished products are consistent, but never look exactly alike. The designer be- comes the artist,&rdquo...Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST Product: Fusion FX Camouflage http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A1AB8017-D7B1-4EFE-B2D1-506AA272FE2C}FusionFx infuses color at random into an injection-molded PP part. “FusionFx ensures that finished products are consistent, but never look exactly alike. The designer be- comes the artist,&rdquo...Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST Product: Fusion FX Geoclassics http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={F7552D97-23BB-4F19-BC99-E131E6EEEE63}FusionFx infuses color at random into an injection-molded PP part. “FusionFx ensures that finished products are consistent, but never look exactly alike. The designer be- comes the artist,&rdquo...Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Ampacet launches FusionFx for random color effects and unlimited creativity http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A4718DC1-7CC2-43A7-BECC-4A9ED615D435}In a global new product launch, Ampacet Corporation has introduced FusionFx, four ex- citing color palettes that use proprietary technology to produce random flow of color ef- fects. These effects ena...Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST Service: Industrial Products & Applications http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={633D24FD-1BD1-4B4F-BEDC-DBCC0958C318}Cresta Plastics traditionally has worked for a number of industries, collaborating with some of Adelaide’s finest mechanical designers and toolmakers. Whatever your product or application may...Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: DigiLid – DigiRound - DigiCup Polytype digital cup tub tube printer http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={4BDDD8E2-A7FC-4205-8A3F-438F8663B416}Thanks to the latest global innovation from Polytype – the DigiLid – the digital decoration of plastic packaging and other plastic objects is now also reality. This inkjet decoration is ma...Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: The future is electric: EBLOW 37 extends the electric EBLOW series from BEKUM http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={11D3FD5A-6A08-43FE-9142-93FF19681C2D} Normal 0 false false false DE ZH-CN X-NONE ...Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: US Leader for professional Protection Sprays chooses Sacmi Labelling http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={E2E975BF-D3EA-4C1C-8256-996736BC3B91}Rust-Oleum, the leading producer of professional anti-rust and decorative spray devices on US and Canadian markets, has chosen Sacmi labelling technology in the renewal of its production lines. Key fa...Mon, 8 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Sacmi Heads for China Brew & Beverage 2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={7F2F1225-D87D-445C-A959-973B2A64CE33}SACMI Group will highlight some of their key technologies at the upcoming China Brew & Beverage at the Shanghai International Expo Centre, 11-14 October 2016. The huge biannual fair dedicated to b...Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Krauss Maffei Shows Extruders with a Small Footprint and Big Performance at K2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={158785D7-2F33-4665-9B26-AEBF8DC9BA93}High production output under all conditions Among the exhibits at the KraussMaffei Berstorff booth at K 2016 this October in Düsseldorf, is a custom solution for the 36D twin-screw extruder seri...Tue, 2 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: NBL Heineken’s South African Partner Chooses Sacmi Labellers http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={2D0276BF-BE52-44BB-B5E8-93E117BBFA44}Easy to manage, harder-wearing and compact, highly flexible modularity ensures efficient operation under all manufacturing conditions. These are the reasons why Namibia Breweries Limited (N...Tue, 2 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EST News: NEW-CONCEPT VACUUM LOADING SYSTEM IS DRAMATICALLY SHORTER THAN STANDARD SYSTEMS AND SIMPLER TO OPERATE AND MAINTAIN http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={84353D51-1B05-4472-B983-97B14A50D297}Self-Controlling Receivers in Maguire® LoPro™ System Are Extremely Compact at 80% Less Height and Easy to Configure for Automated ‘Mini-Central’ Conveying to Multiple Blenders ...Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Aliphatic PolyKetone Compounds http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={34A6146B-C9BC-4826-8F0C-2FAA2343BC67}Aliphatic PolyKetone Compounds Duromer Products is a specialist compounder of engineering and polyolefin grade compounds for Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding and Profile Extrusion. One of Duromer...Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EST Event: Packaging Technology - Safety and Security Features Authenticity and Traceability Innovations in Plastics Packaging Applications http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={1032DC17-2E26-425C-BD3A-CF2EB6A821B5}In a World where brand security is increasingly important, effective tamper evidence and anti-counterfeit measures can enhance your brand as well as protect it. It is part of the smarter packaging spe...Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Extrusion blow molding: How to reduce costs? Discover Delta Engineerings new calculation tools http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={27DFD657-5337-41D8-87B3-ADC8198AA0F3} DELTA Engineering down stream equipment for the blow molding and bottle manufacturing industry. Info: How to optimize your packing pattern or save money by changing your...Thu, 14 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky announces industry-leading temperature controller warranty program for Altanium® http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={834EDF95-B538-4E7A-9A6A-C4EE84D9F41D}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced an update to its Altanium® hot runner contro...Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EST News: TELFORD SMITH now represent MOVACOLOR throughout Australia so we can help you achieve up to 50% savings on additives consumption... http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={D46642EC-AC28-41C4-8815-265240425F78}A world without colour is impossible to imagine... Colour is all around us - and people want more of it! MOVACOLOR helps to colour the world with its high-precision dosing systems...and now TELFORD...Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EST News: KraussMaffei-Berstorff @ K2016 presents: ZE 42 BluePower twin-screw extruder for unparalleled performance and minimum energy consumption in compounding http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={23831951-09B0-430E-B932-C64367A926F1} KraussMaffei-Berstorff @ K2016 presents: ZE 42 BluePower twin-screw extruder for unparalleled performance and minimum energy consumption in compounding   ...Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky demonstrates latest Hot Runner and Controller innovations at world class facility in Vermont http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={6774795A-8F53-4A35-B679-723B6092309A} Milton, Vermont – On June 7 and 8, 2016, Husky Injection Molding Systems hosted a two-day Husky World Tour event providing technology and industry insights at its global hot runner manufacturi...Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Blue Air Systems‘ energy–efficient mould dehumidification http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={E6F646F2-3223-4B77-A59E-67DA77EB102D}PRODUCT INNOVATION Waterless DMS-technology for energy-efficient mould area dehumidification in a closed loop Condensation free production conditions at low temperatures of cooling water on the mo...Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Schöttli a Husky Company wins Becton Dickinson’s Process Innovation Supplier of the Year award http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={8FB568F1-86E6-4405-80F9-46C494181AED} BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced that its medical business has been awarded a p...Wed, 8 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EST News: RE-MAKE PVC BANNER REUSE: PARTICIPATORY DESIGN LAB http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={A974165E-4282-4CEE-8BD4-D243C2195DD1}Over 500 tonnes of advertising banners go to landfill each year. Combined with truck tarpaulins and other coated fabric, that’s over 6,000 tonnes wasted per year in Australia alone. Through o...Wed, 8 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Your waste has cost you time and money until now...ORWAK Compactors are available throughout Australia http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={22283E79-DC2A-4FF0-B81B-A3CA91EDED52} PLUS we are offering a FREE Waste Audit to celebrate...call us now on 03 8792 9777 to book it in! Our compaction and baling solutions make a significant contribution to effectiv...Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 EST Library: Resilient Riding Fun for Cool Cruisers http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={9D3E77EA-7636-44B3-AD15-1F91381CD48B}High-quality longboard wheels of the kind produced by the Californian manufacturer AEND Industries, for example, are made from polyurethane cast elastomers. These plastic systems combine resilient ela...Thu, 5 May 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Rising Media and 3DR Holdings’ Inside 3D Printing Conference in Sydney Reveals Keynote Speakers Partners with Reed Exhibitions’ National Manufacturing Week for Expo May 11-13 2016 at the Sydney Showground http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={5B7A4135-7A31-40EF-A14F-CDC086DD09D5}(New York, NY – March 30, 2016) – Rising Media, Inc. and 3DR Holdings announced the keynote speakers and preliminary agenda for the Inside 3D Printing conference, taking place at the Sydne...Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Rising Media’s Inside 3D Printing Sydney to Explore 3D Printing Applications in Manufacturing Healthcare & Medicine Education & More http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C81B5688-2804-4B86-A768-8540302DE7EB}Rising Media, Inc. revealed the full programme for the upcoming Inside 3D Printing conference in Sydney, taking place at the Sydney Showground in conjunction with Reed Exhibitions’ flagship manu...Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Making 3D Printing a Game Changer for the Plastics Industry: NMW 2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={B35D32BA-42B9-4017-992E-7F50A59F3B6E}In just a week from now, National Manufacturing Week (NMW) will open its doors to a powerful event for plastics companies, especially those looking to 3D printing as a profitable new revenue stream. N...Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Sepro Robots Demonstrate Automotive Applications at Chinaplas 2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={633576E3-C3D3-45D8-AF17-2120FF17C98C}The international robot manufacturer, Sepro Group, is mounting its biggest display ever in China, exhibiting a total of seven robots at Chinaplas 2016, which runs April 25 – 28 in Shanghai. Thre...Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Narrow Transport Crates Solution for South Africa http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={F3AAD8DC-2268-4946-8230-15FE49F64E04}MCG Industries is a South African premium provider of plastic transport packaging items and serves the beverage, brewing and dairy industries. MCG was facing continuously increasing cost pressure from...Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Metalvuoto Introduces High Barrier Biobased Flexible Structures to Support the Long Shelf Life Pouch Market http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={016037A2-831E-4E45-B15D-846FD0F717A2}Company combines their coating technology with Ingeo films to produce dual function films that enable simplified flexible packaging structures for the packaging industry     &n...Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: PurgeX http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={6E2655B5-D686-49BC-950C-6452488FC7D8}Plastics Moulders, do you have any of the following issues:  ·   Problems with black specks? ·   Reject rate too high? ·   Colour chang...Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Everything you ever wanted to know about plastic injection molding in one place at Chinaplas 2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={185787C1-CC92-4097-AB1E-37BD67494E54}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced that it will exhibit at Chinaplas 2016 (April 25...Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Lindner shredder boosts efficiency in the production of high-grade recycled materials http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={C04341D0-5980-44BF-B384-8F7993641646}GROßBOTTWAR – Belgian plastics recycler Tivaco is converting clean post-industrial scrap into high-grade pellets for demanding applications. On its latest, fully automated line the...Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: NMW 2016 : SOON TO OPEN ITS DOORS http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={2EFDC826-198F-49B1-9CE4-863DF3AD3A92}In  less than three weeks, National Manufacturing Week (NMW) will open its doors at  Sydney Showground - Sydney Olympic Park.  NMW will feature hundreds of new and innovative technologi...Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: SACMI Versatile Filler from Bag in Box to Stand Up Pouches http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={8113361A-6F0C-4F95-A085-CAEF07CFC984}SACMI Packaging of Italy, have more than 25 years experience in the design and manufacture of packaging machinery for the food & beverage, chemical and pharmaceutical industries. SACMI’s new...Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST News: Husky showcases innovative hot runner and controller technologies at Die and Mould 2016 http://www.plastixanz.com.au/page.asp?PageID={94C0871E-BDD6-403B-9CAB-8DAECA8BAF28}BOLTON, Ontario – Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, today announced that it successfully wrapped up a showcase of it...Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EST