Hooked on innovations

ROMIRA has been a reliable partner to the medical industry for many years and produces flame-retardant products based on both halogenated and halogen-free systems. The flame resistance is always tested and guaranteed by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) in accordance with recognized standards. ROMIRA now has its own horizontal/vertical combustion chamber (HVUL2) that has been specially Read more about Hooked on innovations[…]

LAPP presents new power chain cables at the 2018 Hannover Messe

LAPP’s brand families ÖLFLEX® and UNITRONIC® are growing. The company presents robust and cost-effective connection solutions for power chains at the 2018 Hannover Messe (Hall 11, Stand C03). Robust thanks to the PU special mixture by LAPP They can endure a lot: The highly-flexible ÖLFLEX® CHAIN 819 P control cables and the shielded variant ÖLFLEX® Read more about LAPP presents new power chain cables at the 2018 Hannover Messe[…]

Walther Trowal: New Rotamat coater for small batches

At the PaintExpo 2018 Walther Trowal introduces the new Rotamat R 60 for coating mass-produced small parts. It allows the effective processing of small batches of, among others, metal parts with relatively high bulk weights. Even though specifically designed for small batches, the R 60 coater offers all the functional features of its larger “siblings”. Read more about Walther Trowal: New Rotamat coater for small batches[…]

Innovative power chain cables with added value

At the Hanover Messe 2018 (Hall 11, Stand C03), the Lapp Group will be presenting several innovative connection solutions for power chains from the ÖLFLEX® and UNITRONIC® brand families. Added benefits with Lapp PU special compound The ÖLFLEX® CHAIN 819 P and the shielded ÖLFLEX® CHAIN 819 CP version are highly flexible control cables with Read more about Innovative power chain cables with added value[…]

Circular Economy: Don’t miss the chance

After years of stagnation, the European recycling industry is finally experiencing a revival. The main triggers are the EU Circular Economy Package and the planned EU plastics strategy. While the EU Council, the EU Parliament and the EU Commission have already agreed on the Circular Economy Package, the EU’s plastics strategy is still at an Read more about Circular Economy: Don’t miss the chance[…]

Spanish company Exlabesa to modernize casthouse operation in A Coruña with Hertwich continuous homogenizing furnace

The Spanish company Exlabesa Extrusion Padron SL has ordered a continuous homogenizing furnace with air cooling station, long billet stacker, billet saw, semi-automatic strapping and automatic weighing station from Hertwich Engineering, a company of SMS group, for its extrusion plant in A Coruña. The plant is scheduled to start production at the end of 2018. Read more about Spanish company Exlabesa to modernize casthouse operation in A Coruña with Hertwich continuous homogenizing furnace[…]

Advanced quench-and-temper facility from SMS group at TimkenSteel in full swing

The new AQTF (Advanced Quench-and-Temper Facility) heat-treatment line supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to TimkenSteel Corporation at its Gambrinus Steel Plant in Canton, Ohio, U.S.A. has commenced full commercial production. Extensive testing was successfully completed in November 2017, and TimkenSteel issued the FAC (Final Acceptance Certificate) to SMS group. Carolee Vanicek, director of tube manufacturing at Read more about Advanced quench-and-temper facility from SMS group at TimkenSteel in full swing[…]

High-quality insulation for highest energy efficiency

In modern house technology, going without a hot water tank is unthinkable. With state-of-the-art devices, contractors and heating modernisers can provide hot water with great energy efficiency. Thanks to high-quality insulation, hot water tanks impress with very low heat loss. To further reduce this heat loss, Daikin Europe from Oostende in Belgium recently achieved insulation Read more about High-quality insulation for highest energy efficiency[…]

Spirit of optimism in the ProCom Energy Market Days 2017

At the "Energy Market Days" organized by the Aachen-based company ProCom GmbH on 29 and 30 November in Berlin, organizers and participants had one thing in common: Both want to actively shape the future of energy supply. The annual ProCom congress not only provided the approximately 100 professionals involved in energy production, distribution, trade and Read more about Spirit of optimism in the ProCom Energy Market Days 2017[…]

Injection moulding in a new form: Schlemmer presents hybrid products

Drawing on decades of experience in the automotive industry, Schlemmer is now increasingly using its injection moulding expertise in the industry sector. The Industry Business Unit not only benefits from this know-how, but also from the worldwide network of state-of-the-art injection moulding plants and competence centres. This new sales direction opens up an extended product Read more about Injection moulding in a new form: Schlemmer presents hybrid products[…]