Maximal productivity of an injection moulding machine without downtime

X-PACK is a Tunisian company which has developed more than 100 references of plastic packaging for the last 10 years. One major business is the processing of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) to produce reliable closures for the packaging industry. With a big investment in two new injection moulding machines for 150 tons and a material consumption Read more about Maximal productivity of an injection moulding machine without downtime[…]

Arlenico starts production of quality wire rod with MEERdrive®PLUS block from SMS group

Arlenico, a special quality wire rod producer located near Lecco Lake, put the new four-stand MEERdrive®PLUS sizing block supplied by SMS group (www.sms-group.com) into operation in the existing Caleotto wire rod line. Arlenico is now able to serve the market with products of much tighter tolerances than produced ever before. Thanks to the technologies supplied Read more about Arlenico starts production of quality wire rod with MEERdrive®PLUS block from SMS group[…]

LogiMAT Exotec Solutions has been awarded a “Best Product award 2019 ” in the category “Order picking, Conveying, Lifting, Storage technology” with the Skypod system

The Skypod system is a complete Goods To Person solution designed for the eCommerce. Modern logistics are facing a double challenge of performance and agility. It must keep a total adaptability to a moving market, while ensuring the preparation of thousands of orders per day, for a same-day delivery. The Skypod system is the first Read more about LogiMAT Exotec Solutions has been awarded a “Best Product award 2019 ” in the category “Order picking, Conveying, Lifting, Storage technology” with the Skypod system[…]

SMS group supplies high-performance Compact Cold Mill to Marcegaglia

Marcegaglia Ravenna S.p.A. has contracted SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the complete supply of a two-stand reversing cold mill of CCM® (Compact Cold Mill) design. Marcegaglia’s head-quarters is located in Gazoldo degli Ippoliti, in the Mantua province in North Italy. The new CCM® will be implemented at the Ravenna facility where Marcegaglia produces cold rolled carbon Read more about SMS group supplies high-performance Compact Cold Mill to Marcegaglia[…]

Compact sensor for reliable turbidity measurement

The compact NIR backscattering sensor EXspect 271 has an innovative optical measurement system and offers economical and reliable turbidity measurement. In its EXspect 271 backscattering sensor, the company EXNER is launching a compact measuring device for reliable and economical turbidity measurement. One major benefit of the new sensor is in the spherical design of its Read more about Compact sensor for reliable turbidity measurement[…]

19th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2019

New Year, new happiness! We hope you enjoyed celebrating the New Year and that 2019 has started well for you! As you know, time flies and this year’s International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2019 will take place in seven weeks. We hope you have already marked the days from 20 to 22 March in your Read more about 19th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2019[…]

Successfully master the winding process

Materials in winding applications place varied demands on drives: Sometimes the issue is high speeds, sometimes precision and in other applications, the challenge of a large mass. The wide spectrum of materials covers raw paper with a width of up to ten meters over a thin film, to carbon fibre threads with low elasticity and Read more about Successfully master the winding process[…]

ArcelorMittal Solutions – Think steel first!

Whether it be protecting people and land from flooding, or whether it be building bridges or quay walls to ensure smooth mobility and transportation: steel sheet piles from ArcelorMittal offer smart and efficient solutions – easy and fast to install, long-lasting and sustainable over the entire life cycle of the infrastructure. At Bauma 2019, the Read more about ArcelorMittal Solutions – Think steel first![…]

Sichuan Liuhe Forging orders high-speed open-die forging press with innovative X-Forging Box radial forging tool from SMS group

Sichuan Liuhe Forging Co., Ltd., based in Jiangyou in the province of Sichuan, China, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply a high-speed, 50/55 MN open-die forging press. The press is of the two-column, push-down design and features a table shifter and die shifting unit. The open-die forging press operates with a Read more about Sichuan Liuhe Forging orders high-speed open-die forging press with innovative X-Forging Box radial forging tool from SMS group[…]

Hyundai Steel commissions new horizontal roller straightener from SMS group

Korean Hyundai Steel has awarded SMS group (www.sms-group.com) the Final Acceptance Certificate after successful commissioning of a new straightening machine for the medium section mill at its Incheon site, South Korea. The new horizontal roller straightener replaces an existing straightener installed in 1995. With this new horizontal roller straightener from SMS group, Hyundai Steel is Read more about Hyundai Steel commissions new horizontal roller straightener from SMS group[…]