Tag Archives: Engel

Thermoplastics Eye Greater Role At JEC World

Look for new concepts at next month’s JEC World International Composites show in Paris as interest in composites for aircraft continues to grow rapidly. One example is injection [..]

Aircraft, Composites, Injection Molding , ,

Tiny Brush Is Produced in Highly Automated Cell

Engel and two partners will show an interesting display of cell integration at Plastec West that was first shown at K2016 last October. An all-plastic interdental brush developed [..]

Automation/Robots, Consumer Goods, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Molds & Moldmaking , ,

Engel Makes Composites With In-Situ Polymerization

Engel Austria is combining in situ polymerization of sold caprolactam and injection molding in a parallel process in a novel exhibit at Composites Europe 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany, [..]

Automotive, Electronics, Europe, Injection Molding ,

Engel Beefs Up Design & Production of Screws

The plasticating screw, invented in the 1950s, does not usually get a lot of focus at international plastics shows. But Engel put significant emphasis on the plasticating unit [..]

Injection Molding ,

K2016: Engel Will Show New IMD Technique

The latest in efforts to replace painted interior automotive parts with in-mold decorating (IMD) will be shown in the Engel booth at K2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany Oct. 19-26. [..]

In-Mold Decorating, Injection Molding, polypropylene ,

K2016: Composite Tablet Housings Are A Technical Tour de Force

One of the interesting technologies at K2016 will be all-new, single-process composite lightweight housings for consumer electronics devices, such as tablets or smartphones. The goal is to significantly [..]

Automation/Robotics, Carbon Composites, Electronics, Europe, In-mold labeling (IML), Injection Molding, Insert Molding, Polycarbonate, Reinforcing Material , , , , ,

K2016: Just Exactly What Is Industry 4.0?

The term Industry 4.0 will be prominent at K2016 and is being billed as the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Is this just marketing hyperbole, or does it really mean [..]

Europe, Injection Molding ,

Engel Adds US Tech Centers, Builds Capacity

Engel is stepping up its U.S. presence with two technology partnerships in the Detroit area. The partnerships fit into the machine builder’s strategy to grow market share by [..]

Injection Molding

Engel ‘Coinmelt’ Process Produces Difficult Part

Engel will demonstrate a new application for its low-pressure injection molding process—called coinmelt– at a technology seminar near Detroit June 29. An Engel duo 16050/1650 WP US machine, [..]

Automotive, Injection compression , ,

Chinese Investor Poised to Take Control of Liquidmetal

One of the jewels of American advanced materials’ technologies is on the verge of a potential takeover by a Chinese manufacturer. Liquidmetal Technologies, a Caltech spinoff based in [..]

Aircraft, Amorphous Metals, Asia, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Defense, Electronics, Europe, Medical, Metal Injection Molding (MIM), North America , , ,