Siemens PLM Software in the UK has teamed up with Ben Ainslie Racing to announce a technology and innovation partnership ahead of the team’s plan to compete in the world renowned America’s Cup, to be held in 2017.
A Rotherham manufacturing firm has been was fined £8,000 and ordered to pay £687 in costs for safety breaches after an employee’s fingers were crushed and severed in an unguarded machine. Source: Works Management News More…
Designed for packaged goods and pharmaceutical shrink sleeve packaging operations, Butler Automatic’s new SP3HSL Series Automatic Film Splicer helps increase line efficiency by eliminating film roll change downtime, and increasing line efficiency by 9% or more according to the company.
By Alessandro Pirolini A 3D printer on the International Space Station (ISS) has successfully created the first 3D printed object in space. The 3D Printing in Zero-G Technology Demonstration aims to… Source: AZoM.com – Materials and Engineering News Feed More..
Power management company Eaton has developed a new option for motor control – the Variable Speed Starter (VSS). The new VSS combines the simplicity of a conventional fixed-speed starter with ability ..
A report recently issued by PWC suggested that wearables adoption will mirror the phenomenal rise of tablets in the enterprise. Apparently, one fifth of American adults already own a wearable tech … Source: Connecting Industry news
Picosun Oy, the leading provider of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment and solutions for global industries, launches production scale roll-to-roll ALD system which is especially…
UPM Raflatac introduces the updated selection of labelling solutions for industrial, outdoor, machinery and appliance labelling in Europe. These products offer a diverse set of specifications to meet the requirements of specific applications. Advanced water-based and UV-cured adhesives offer environmentally responsible choices
Designed without multiple servos to keep costs low, Multi-Conveyor’s 2:1 Merge Conveyor for bagged products merges two lanes of separately fed 12-in long bagged food products into a single lane at 110 products/min.
High investments in petrochemical sector, easy availability of raw material and significant growth across major end user industries are set to buoy masterbatch demand in Saudi Arabia from 2014 to 2019.
Representatives of European Union (EU) member states have agreed to a deal to reduce consumption of lightweight plastic bags to 40 bags per person, per year by 2025, as per prw.com. National governments will have to either reduce average lightweight …… Source: News, Industry Events and Developments in the Plastics Industry More..
The Corrugated Packaging Alliance reports that just 3% of corrugated volume in 2013 used wax coatings, helping the recycling rate for old corrugated containers reach 88.5%.
Our industry doesn’t have to be caught in the upcoming worker shortage. Start early, with these 10 easy rules, and attract the best and brightest workers of the millennial generation. Source: EBN: More..
The lot is said to contain come empty capsules. Source: Healthcare Packaging: News, trends and analysis of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, and nutraceuticals More…
Letterpress and flexo plates distributor Dantex has teamed up with Heritage Envelopes to provide new production systems to help Heritage expand its market share. Source: Packaging Gateway-Updates More…