A new age of injection moulding and mould making is dawning

toolcraft unites seven divisions under one roof. An in-house project conducted with its partner Siemens demonstrates how these lines of business work together in a mutually beneficial way. The starting point was a mould for manufacturing a plastic component for the optical industry. The opportunities created by 3D metal printing allow new avenues to be Read more about A new age of injection moulding and mould making is dawning[…]

FSK announces its International Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2019

This year’s International FSK Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2019 will take place from 13 to 14 November. The Specialist Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes (FSK) is inviting participants to Reutlingen, near Stuttgart in Southern Germany. Last year’s International Specialist Conference focused on foam plastics, at this year’s event polyurethanes will be at the centre of attention.  Read more about FSK announces its International Specialist Conference Polyurethane 2019[…]

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[…]

Hennecke makes an impression at UTECH Europe 2018 in Maastricht with high-quality insulation for high energy efficiency

By showcasing high-quality components at UTECH Europe 2018, Hennecke demonstrated its expertise in all PU applications. Visitors to the leading international exhibition and conference for the global polyurethane industry were particularly interested in the high-quality insulation for hot water storage tanks which ensures maximum energy efficiency. The biggest players in the polyurethane industry from across Read more about Hennecke makes an impression at UTECH Europe 2018 in Maastricht with high-quality insulation for high energy efficiency[…]

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[…]

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[…]