MMC Hitachi Tool, a world-leading Japanese manufacturer of milling and drilling tools for soft and hard processing in mold and die construction, is opening a new branch for the Benelux countries. MOLDINO Benelux is situated in Valkenswaard, at the heart of the Dutch industrial region of North Brabant. Thanks to the convenient location, customers in Belgium and Luxembourg can also be quickly reached from the site.
K, the leading global trade fair for the plastics and rubber industry, has drawn to a close in Düsseldorf after eight days on Wednesday (23 October 2019). The 3,330 exhibitors from 63 nations proved impressively: plastics continue to be an innovative, indispensable, future-oriented material. But they also unanimously underscored the necessity of having operational circular economies along the complete material chain and to this end already presented concrete solutions. Companies struck a nerve with people with this focus because the approximately 225,000 visitors from 165 countries took great interest especially in recycling systems, sustainable raw materials, resource-saving processes.
Properly cleaned parts and components are a basic requirement in every branch of industry today in order to ensure the integrity of downstream processes and trouble-free product functionality. parts2clean in Stuttgart highlights various options for optimizing processes. Special displays and a forum program also provide attendees with valuable information and expertise at the leading international trade fair for industrial parts and surface cleaning.
Round about 117,000 production specialists from 150 countries convened at the world’s leading tradeshow for the metalworking industry, EMO Hannover 2019. “This EMO Hannover 2019 built on the success of our boom year in 2017,” reported EMO General Commissioner Carl Martin Welcker.
90 tonnes: Such was the quantity of steel recently used to manufacture a 60-tonne mould – the largest ever produced by ifw mould tec. Headquartered in Micheldorf, Austria, and serving the production needs of the fitting, automotive, furniture and packaging industries, the company succeeded in further expanding its know-how in the field of large-scale mouldmaking in recent years.
Strack Norma, a German manufacturer of standard parts for the tool- and mould making, is now one of the first companies in the industry which examines all its pressure equipments and work equipment in a new company-owned test hall.
HASCO continues to expand its hot runner business and invests continuously in innovation. In June, HASCO hot runner opened a newly constructed hot runner technical center at its location in Guntramsdorf, Austria. The heart of this facility is the new SmartPower 120/350 servo-hydraulic injection molding machine from Wittmann Battenfeld.