Advantages and benefits of OPC UA in the plastics industry

For years now, the world has been talking about “Industry 4.0”. The exchange of data in production plays an important role in making the introduction of Industry 4.0 a success. The open communication protocol OPC Unified Architecture, or OPC UA, is increasingly gaining popularity as a way of promoting data sharing. But what advantages and Read more about Advantages and benefits of OPC UA in the plastics industry[…]

Short installation times for switch cabinet manufacturers

Sonderhoff Italia, part of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, will present its range of products and services at the international trade fair LAMIERA for the sheet metal processing industry in Milan, from May 15 to 18, 2019. This time, the focus will be on the new 3E dosing cell, the entry-level model for standard applications, Read more about Short installation times for switch cabinet manufacturers[…]

Solenoid diaphragm metering pump Gamma/ XL

Are dosing capacities of 45 l / h and more required? Then the new Gamma XL with its performance range of 8 to 80 l / h at 25 to 2 bar will be the right choice. Additional applications are possible with a newly developed suction lance. This combination will be showcased at Pump Plaza, Read more about Solenoid diaphragm metering pump Gamma/ XL[…]

Formed In-Place (FIP) sealing technology demonstrated live at Auto Shanghai by Sonderhoff

At the 18th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition the Suzhou based Sonderhoff (Suzhou) Sealing Systems will present their products and services to the automotive industry in China. The German based Sonderhoff group, since July 2017 part of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA (Duesseldorf), is one of the world’s leading system suppliers for innovative sealing technology Read more about Formed In-Place (FIP) sealing technology demonstrated live at Auto Shanghai by Sonderhoff[…]

Web-based solutions for metering and process technology

At this year’s Hannover Messe, running between 1-5 April 2019, on stand G43.02 ProMinent will be impressing visitors to the Pump Plaza in hall 15 with web-based solutions for metering and process technology. These solutions avoid operating mistakes and minimise consumption of the raw materials used. At the same time, reliable processes are ensured and Read more about Web-based solutions for metering and process technology[…]

Not to be applied too thickly

Be it in the field of aviation or rail catering, or in daily bakery supplies and in supermarkets with "to-go" products: The demand for convenience food and especially for wraps or sandwiches is high. The production of bread rolls has become a major logistical and, above all, technical challenge. Automation plays an important role. A Read more about Not to be applied too thickly[…]

Additive manufacturing with liquid materials

The use of additive manufacturing processes is increasing within industrial applications, as they bring some significant customer benefits compared to conventional processes. Additive manufacturing is based upon the layered structure of a component. The production time therefore depends on the volume to be applied to the component. The geometric shape of the individual layers has Read more about Additive manufacturing with liquid materials[…]

Sonderhoff presents itself at the Midest in Lyon with even more application diversity

The system supplier Sonderhoff, part of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, offers the plastic and metal processing industry in France sealing, adhesive and sealing solutions based on polyurethane, silicone or PVC for a wide variety of applications. At MIDEST Lyon (5-8 March 2019), Sonderhoff will be presenting itself as one of the world’s leading companies Read more about Sonderhoff presents itself at the Midest in Lyon with even more application diversity[…]

More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes

The ever-increasing variety of beverages, liquid foodstuffs and pharmaceuticals presents major challenges for plant operators and plant designers. Manufacturers are placing more and more emphasis on customized solutions when it comes to container shapes, in order to stand out from the competition. This also applies to plant design. Maximum flexibility is often incompatible with low Read more about More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes[…]

Process pump product range Orlita Evolution

ProMinent is focusing on technical details at this year’s Pumps & Valves trade fair in Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany. The fair runs between 20 and 21 February 2019 and ProMinent can be found on Stand R 51-6 in Hall 6. Using a sectional model of the Orlita Evolution EF2a, the Heidelberg-based manufacturer is demonstrating all the Read more about Process pump product range Orlita Evolution[…]