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[…]

Pea protein, Nanogels and Particle adhesion on surfaces

From 22-23 May 2019 LUM GmbH hosts the 9th International Conference Dispersion Analysis & Materials Testing in Berlin, Germany. Since 2014 the Young Scientist Award (YSA) recognizes outstanding scientific work by young researchers in the areas of particle and dispersion characterization and materials testing. The nomination of the candidates for 2019 is finished. From the Read more about Pea protein, Nanogels and Particle adhesion on surfaces[…]

“New Plastics Economy” – High-calibre closing panel at the 3rd ECP with Experts from Think Beyond Plastic, Nouryon, ISC3 and World Economic Forum

3rd European Chemistry Partnering, 26. February 2019, Frankfurt Top Topic: Sustainable Production, Utilization and Handling of Plastics More than 2,000 partnering discussions expected at 3rd ECP The development of new plastics, handling of plastics and the problem of plastic pollution  on land and in the sea: for the first time the European Chemistry Partnering addresses Read more about “New Plastics Economy” – High-calibre closing panel at the 3rd ECP with Experts from Think Beyond Plastic, Nouryon, ISC3 and World Economic Forum[…]

Tamper-proof labelling with artimeltsurface

Not only drug manufacturers are faced with the essential obligation to tamper-proof their cardboard packaging as a result of the new European anti-tampering guideline which took effect on 9 February 2019. Other manufacturers are also increasingly looking for new ways to label or seal their products in such a way that consumers can clearly recognise Read more about Tamper-proof labelling with artimeltsurface[…]

Nanjing Iron and Steel upgrades electric arc furnace with injector technology from SMS group

Nanjing Iron and Steel Co., Ltd., China, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) to supply new SMS group ConSo R6 injectors for the electric arc furnace No. 3 in Luhe, Nanjing. Erection and commissioning of the equipment are scheduled for 2019. The main goal of the upgrade is to cope with the future Read more about Nanjing Iron and Steel upgrades electric arc furnace with injector technology from SMS group[…]

25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks

Originally, a pipeline construction consisted of welding simple investment cast or 2/2-way valve bodies together with pipe fittings. And these are to some extent still used today, but they have a substantial disadvantage due to the large deadlegs. It was for this reason that the first simple multi-port valve body was made in 1993 – Read more about 25 years of GEMÜ multi-port valve blocks[…]

Han-Modular® Flexbox: Modular connectors for energy chains

The flexible and reliable supply for fast, linearly moving components of machines and systems is made possible by the Han-Modular® Flexbox – a novel interface in the modular plastic housing system from HARTING. Longer, moving cable runs for machines and machine modules are easier to install and maintain. The Han-Modular® Flexbox makes it possible to Read more about Han-Modular® Flexbox: Modular connectors for energy chains[…]

KHS presents design award for germ-free PET bottles to students in Münster

Following the successful premiere in 2017 KHS has now presented its award for innovative bottle designs for the second time running. The Dortmund manufacturer of filling and packaging systems for the beverage, food and non-food industries launched the project last year together with the School of Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Münster, Read more about KHS presents design award for germ-free PET bottles to students in Münster[…]

Enhanced for extreme applications

The new Rittal VX25 large enclosure system offers electrical engineering companies significant added value thanks to its technical features, ease of assembly and high levels of safety. Now, all the benefits of the VX25 are also available in stainless steel and NEMA 4X versions. This way, Rittal is making its innovation fit for the highest Read more about Enhanced for extreme applications[…]

SONAX relies on PLATZ® high-pressure technology

SONAX GmbH, headquartered in Neuburg at the Donau, is one of the leading manufacturers of chemical products and services for car care. For the production area of various polishes, PLATZ installed a wash-system that allows the cleaning of transport and mixing containers in an EX-protected area. The cleaning system consists of a 2-pump rack, which Read more about SONAX relies on PLATZ® high-pressure technology[…]