Improving the scratch resistance of PMMA with ROWALID SR Masterbatches

The many positive properties of acrylic glass (polymethyl methacrylate, abbreviated PMMA) have made it very popular and it is used in various industries. ROWA Masterbatch has improved the scratch resistance further enriching this valuable plastic. Acrylic glass is frequently used in outdoor applications such as windows and facades and to create advertising spaces and company Read more about Improving the scratch resistance of PMMA with ROWALID SR Masterbatches[…]

Innovation from Tradition

At the trade fair duo of Blechexpo and Schweisstec from 5 to 8 November 2019 in Stuttgart, the visitors can inform themselves about  all innovations of industrial sheet metal processing and cutting and joining technologies. This year, the theme of the exhibition booth of Carl Cloos Schweisstechnik GmbH is "100 Years CLOOS: Pioneers of Welding Read more about Innovation from Tradition[…]

Cevotec’s Fiber Patch Placement wins Industry of the Future Award

Cevotec was honored to receive the SKF Award "Processes of the Future" at the Industry of the Future Challenge in Vernon, France. Fiber Patch Placement, the solution for the automated production of complex composite parts, convinced the jury of senior executives from SKF, Atos and ArianeGroup. The 2019 edition of Industry of the Future Challenge Read more about Cevotec’s Fiber Patch Placement wins Industry of the Future Award[…]

SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Spectrometer for Fuel and Lube Oil Analysis

SPECTRO Analytical Instruments introduces the SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF benchtop spectrometer for the easy, accurate, and reliable analysis of fuel and lube oil — at twice the speed of other analyzers in its class. Refineries, lubrication oil blending plants, independent testing laboratories, and regulatory agencies utilize elemental analysis in a wide variety of petroleum refining and petrochemical Read more about SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Spectrometer for Fuel and Lube Oil Analysis[…]

Pioneers of Welding Technology: For 100 years

From 25 to 28 June 2019 the Beijing Essen Welding & Cutting, the leading exhibition for welding technology in Asia, will take place in Shanghai. This year, the theme of the exhibition booth of Carl Cloos Schweisstechnik GmbH in hall E1, booth 705 is "100 Years CLOOS: Pioneers of Welding Technology". The long-established company celebrates Read more about Pioneers of Welding Technology: For 100 years[…]

Quality Control of 3D Printed Parts – Yxlon Technology Seminar at the Fraunhofer Institute in Dresden

Around 50 participants participated in the technology seminar on quality control of additive-manufactured (3D printed) parts which was organized by Yxlon and the Fraunhofer Institut für Werkstoff- und Strahltechnik (IWS) in Dresden on May 15 and 16. The seminar was fully booked. In the 14 presentations – held by the hosts and top-class speakers from Read more about Quality Control of 3D Printed Parts – Yxlon Technology Seminar at the Fraunhofer Institute in Dresden[…]

The vast world of additive manufacturing and new approaches for use in investment casting

Who would have thought 20 years ago that it is possible to print components? The possibilities of additive production continue to grow and pose new challenges for BLANK regarding the investment casting process. "It is important to keep up with the times and test out innovations on the market," says the head of the Mould Read more about The vast world of additive manufacturing and new approaches for use in investment casting[…]

MATT IT IS!

These days, if you look at the cosmetics sector or the electronics sector, for example, you will notice that the majority of the latest generation products have one thing in common: they all have a matt finish. Modern consumers regard matt surfaces as premium quality and elegant, which is why they are increasingly in demand. Read more about MATT IT IS![…]

Tamper-proof labelling with artimeltsurface

Not only drug manufacturers are faced with the essential obligation to tamper-proof their cardboard packaging as a result of the new European anti-tampering guideline which took effect on 9 February 2019. Other manufacturers are also increasingly looking for new ways to label or seal their products in such a way that consumers can clearly recognise Read more about Tamper-proof labelling with artimeltsurface[…]

3D metal printing now TÜV-tested

toolcraft has been manufacturing 3D-printed precision components since 2011. Operations started with a single machine and have now expanded to encompass ten. As a Tier 1 supplier, the company can map the entire process chain on its premises, from design and simulation to manufacture and machine finishing to optical, tactile, and non-destructive testing. The entire Read more about 3D metal printing now TÜV-tested[…]