EuroBLECH 2018: Enormous potential in digitalisation for sheet metal working companies

This year’s 25th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition will take place from 23rd – 26th October 2018 in Hanover, Germany. A total of 1,500 exhibitors from 39 countries secured their stand at the world’s leading sheet metal working technology exhibition. This year, the show is mainly influenced by the topics Digitalisation and Industry 4.0. Read more about EuroBLECH 2018: Enormous potential in digitalisation for sheet metal working companies[…]

PSE Europe 2019 focusses on polyurethane, a highly versatile material

Versatile, light, durable, and most recently, also more sustainable – these are the characteristics of polyurethane. The polymer is a true all-rounder that is increasingly used as an alternative production solution in diverse industry sectors: in automotive lightweight construction, shoe manufacturing, as a coating, in architecture and interior decoration, in the production of sports equipment, Read more about PSE Europe 2019 focusses on polyurethane, a highly versatile material[…]

FSK invites to the International Specialist Conference Foamed Plastics 2018

Innovations, lectures, contacts and trends – the Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes offers the perfect platform at its annual industry event, the International Foamed Plastics Conference in Papenburg at the end of November. The Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes (FSK) will be holding its annual International FSK Specialist Conference Foamed Plastics from 27 Read more about FSK invites to the International Specialist Conference Foamed Plastics 2018[…]

LAP to show laser projection for flexible composite manufacturing 4.0 at JEC World 2018 in Paris

Laser projection systems are key components in manual composite manufacturing to increase process efficiency and process reliability. In terms of Industry 4.0, they can also effectively support flexible and versatile manufacturing concepts. At JEC World 2018 (booth 5/R58), from March 6-8 in Paris, LAP will demonstrate the interaction of the camera system DTEC-PRO with the Read more about LAP to show laser projection for flexible composite manufacturing 4.0 at JEC World 2018 in Paris[…]

“We print conductors, semi-conductors and insulators – the basic components of electronics”

Industrial printing is omnipresent in everyday life. In a loose series of interviews, the VDMA Printing and Paper Technology Association presents major players of this market. This time, Prof. Dr. Reinhard R. Baumann, university professor at TU Chemnitz and coordinator of the "Go Beyond 4.0" lead project at Fraunhofer-Institut ENAS for electronic nanosystems in Chemnitz, Read more about “We print conductors, semi-conductors and insulators – the basic components of electronics”[…]

Cevotec made 2017 the Fiber Patch Placement year

Starting with a sensational market launch and ending with exciting extensions of Fiber Patch Placement technology, 2017 was an impressively successful year for the patch placement specialists of Cevotec that give manufacturers a new preferred option to automate their production of complex fiber composites. In March 2017 at the JEC World Composites Show in Paris, Read more about Cevotec made 2017 the Fiber Patch Placement year[…]

Camera reduces calibration time: LAP upgrades the CAD-PRO laser projection system with the new DTEC-PRO camera system

With DTEC-PRO, LAP introduces a camera system which makes manual calibration during the running production process redundant. This accelerates lay-up processes in the manufacturing of composites. Especially flexible manufacturing such as in the aerospace industry can benefit from this time saving. The modular system design of the LAP DTEC-PRO allows it to be added to Read more about Camera reduces calibration time: LAP upgrades the CAD-PRO laser projection system with the new DTEC-PRO camera system[…]

Cevotec presents extended Fiber-Patch-Placement-based production systems at CAMX and Composites Europe Stuttgart

Cevotec presents extended range of applications of Fiber Patch Placement technology at Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX, September 11.-14.) and Composites Europe Stuttgart (September 19.-21.): Besides high-volume production systems with a capacity of 100 kg per hour, a special, low-investment version for R&D departments and low-volume production is planned. Also, the processing of prepreg Read more about Cevotec presents extended Fiber-Patch-Placement-based production systems at CAMX and Composites Europe Stuttgart[…]