Maximal productivity of an injection moulding machine without downtime

X-PACK is a Tunisian company which has developed more than 100 references of plastic packaging for the last 10 years. One major business is the processing of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) to produce reliable closures for the packaging industry. With a big investment in two new injection moulding machines for 150 tons and a material consumption Read more about Maximal productivity of an injection moulding machine without downtime[…]

Arlenico starts production of quality wire rod with MEERdrive®PLUS block from SMS group

Arlenico, a special quality wire rod producer located near Lecco Lake, put the new four-stand MEERdrive®PLUS sizing block supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) into operation in the existing Caleotto wire rod line. Arlenico is now able to serve the market with products of much tighter tolerances than produced ever before. Thanks to the technologies supplied Read more about Arlenico starts production of quality wire rod with MEERdrive®PLUS block from SMS group[…]

Novel coating enables hip implants to grow in better and prevents aseptic inflammation

The number of hip prostheses in the EU has risen steadily over the past ten years – most notably in Austria and Germany with 300 implants per 100,000 inhabitants. The frequency of aseptic inflammatory processes between bone and implant, accompanied with loosening of the prosthesis, has increased, resulting in a shortened lifetime of the hip Read more about Novel coating enables hip implants to grow in better and prevents aseptic inflammation[…]

#empowerthefield – unleashing the potential

At the 2019 Hannover Messe (1 to 5 April 2019 in Hanover, Germany), Endress+Hauser will highlight the intelligent utilization of data and information from field devices and show how the vast potential hidden in plants can be unleashed. The foundation of this strategy is innovative diagnostic information generated by Heartbeat Technology, a wide selection of Read more about #empowerthefield – unleashing the potential[…]

Smart gearbox points the way into the digital future

As the market leader and a pioneer when it comes to mechatronic drive technology, WITTENSTEIN will be exhibiting at the Hannover Messe 2019 under the motto “Get started: play IIoT smart & simple”. Smart gearboxes from WITTENSTEIN alpha – gearboxes with “cynapse” – are set to make their debut at the upcoming event. The integrated Read more about Smart gearbox points the way into the digital future[…]

Contactless and precise roughness measurement in the lab or directly in the production process

. KRÜSS presents the Surface Roughness Analyzer – SRA, a confocal microscope for optical analyses ofsurface textures Optical and micro-mechanical innovations combine speed with high resolution The SRA works as a lab instrument or as a robot-controlled measuring head Whether a surface must be very smooth or show a certain texture or degree of roughness, Read more about Contactless and precise roughness measurement in the lab or directly in the production process[…]

The New Leak Tester CETATEST 825 – Success Story Continued

With the new CETATEST 825, CETA Testsysteme GmbH introduces the fourth generation of differential pressure leak testers, as a variant of the new series of test devices CETATEST x25. Following the x15 series, known for the quality, reliability and durability of its devices, the new x25 series features a large number of technical innovations. The Read more about The New Leak Tester CETATEST 825 – Success Story Continued[…]

Radiation characteristics measured with high precision

At Strategies in Light in Las Vegas / USA from 27 February to 1 March 2019 Instrument Systems will be casting a spotlight on applications for high-precision spectroradiometers. Advanced lighting technology for the measurement of solid-state lighting sources will be demonstrated at several photometric and spectroradiometric measuring stations at booth #10506. Among the highlights are the new Read more about Radiation characteristics measured with high precision[…]

Parts for glasses

Spectacles, now more commonly referred to as glasses or eyewear, are mainly worn as an optical aid to correct defective vision and misalignment, in which case they are also referred to as corrective glasses. Glasses can also be used to protect the eyes from the effects, injuries or irritation caused by external influences. And in Read more about Parts for glasses[…]

SMS group supplies high-performance Compact Cold Mill to Marcegaglia

Marcegaglia Ravenna S.p.A. has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the complete supply of a two-stand reversing cold mill of CCM® (Compact Cold Mill) design. Marcegaglia’s head-quarters is located in Gazoldo degli Ippoliti, in the Mantua province in North Italy. The new CCM® will be implemented at the Ravenna facility where Marcegaglia produces cold rolled carbon Read more about SMS group supplies high-performance Compact Cold Mill to Marcegaglia[…]