High Functionality and Design Freedom

A competent manufacturer of engineering thermoplastics, ROMIRA is renowned in the plastics industry and in particular in the automotive sector as a reliable partner for efficient and application-specific material solutions. The company offers materials with tailor-made properties depending on the customer‘s requirements, fulfilling not only the technical requirements of automotive standards but also the functional Read more about High Functionality and Design Freedom[…]

NEW! B+W Basic Filter Line

Schneider-Kreuznach is expanding its B+W Filter range with the new Basic filter line and starting it with circular polarizing filters, which are now available. The filters of the Basic line feature a revised rotating ring with an optimized design for better grip, which makes it easier to align polarizing filters. The filter mounts are made Read more about NEW! B+W Basic Filter Line[…]

BYK Live Event: On the path to the future

BYK is preparing for a major digital event. As one of the leading specialty chemicals suppliers, BYK is taking a look into the future of additives and coatings with various online formats on April 21, 2021. Among other things, the program will feature interesting discussions and presentations by BYK’s top management. The participants will include Read more about BYK Live Event: On the path to the future[…]

SUP Directive and marine litter – an industry commitment across all sectors

The core objective of the Single-Use Plastic Directive is notoriously to tackle the issue of marine littering. This point is underlined by the Directive itself as a key action for the achievement of UN Sustainable Development Goal 14 which calls to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas, and marine resources for sustainable development. Thus, Read more about SUP Directive and marine litter – an industry commitment across all sectors[…]

Schaeffler and Flender introduce innovative and eco-friendly packing system for large size bearings

Schaeffler and Flender develop innovative “SMART Box”, a reusable transport box for large size bearings The modular design of the box ensures improved handling and reduced storage space “SMART Box” provides an innovative solution for environmental and climate protection Automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler and drive manufacturer Flender have joined forces to create a new, Read more about Schaeffler and Flender introduce innovative and eco-friendly packing system for large size bearings[…]

100 % inspection increases driver safety

Reflective surfaces on head-up displays need to deliver undistorted images to ensure high driver safety. This requires even the tiniest distortions to be eliminated. To achieve this, ISRA VISION, the global leader of surface inspection systems, has developed the perfect solution with the SpecGAGE3D product family. These products deliver automated measurement and testing of mirrors Read more about 100 % inspection increases driver safety[…]

All-Rounder SKB

The modern, innovative mechanical engineering aims at decreasing external dimensions and higher performance potential of the building components. More and more compact drive elements with maximum power density are required. But also the safety aspect, such as Collision protection in the event of a machine crash continues to gain importance due to increasing automation and Read more about All-Rounder SKB[…]

Industrial thickness gauging of polymer layers at top speed

Setting a new speed record for thickness gauging, the system accomplishes 1600 measurements per second, and is thus suitable for use on rapidly moving samples in a production line. Ultra high-frequency electronics enable reliable and efficient quality control in industrial production. Owing to recent advances in laser development and improved manufacturing methods in terahertz electronics, Read more about Industrial thickness gauging of polymer layers at top speed[…]

Reliable 3D measurement process guarantees quality for high-grade injection-molded components

Stringent quality demands are placed on components with glossy and reflective surfaces. Reflective and curved surfaces are often extremely sensitive and therefore difficult to inspect – yet precise quality control procedures are vital for manufacturers. With its SpecGAGE3D product family, ISRA VISION provides the ideal solution for quality inspections of reflective surfaces, for example, injection-molded Read more about Reliable 3D measurement process guarantees quality for high-grade injection-molded components[…]

Two new BYK additives ring in the year 2021

BYK-329, a silicone-containing surface additive for both solvent-free and solvent-borne systems, is the new BYK product on the market that greatly reduces surface tension, especially in floor coatings and general industrial coatings, and promotes leveling and defoaming properties. In the defoamer line, BYK-092 is a new VOC-free, silicone-containing additive for aqueous paint systems, printing inks, Read more about Two new BYK additives ring in the year 2021[…]