Germany-based blow molding machine maker Bekum Maschinenfabriken GmbH is moving its Berlin production to its other plant, in Traismauer, Austria.
Oct 13, 2014 4:06PM
Following a loss of 11,000 jobs in August, Canada’s economy generated 74,100 net new jobs in September, according to the most recent report from Statistics Canada.
Oct 11, 2014 3:50PM
Four major factors will lead to double digit growth in the global demand for plastic pipe systems over the next ten years, according to a keynote speaker at the recent Plastic Pipes XVII conference and exhibition in Chicago.
Oct 10, 2014 3:13PM
The global aerospace plastics market was worth US$6.2 billion in 2011 and is expected to blast off to US$10.5 billion by 2018, according to a new report from Transparency Market Research (TMR).
Oct 8, 2014 1:42PM
In what it describes as its biggest investment in that country, chemical maker BASF SE has opened a new €150 million (Cdn$212 million) production facility in Dahej, Gujarat, India.
Oct 8, 2014 1:00PM
Canadian automotive parts makers are fully capable of competing globally, but it’s still crucial to retain Canada’s existing auto assembly plants, according to Flavio Volpe, the new president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers...
Oct 7, 2014 8:42PM
PET bottle recycling in the U.S. rose to 31.2 per cent in 2013, a very slight bump up from 30.8 per cent in 2012.
Oct 7, 2014 4:05PM
One of the latest developments in bowling equipment technology – heavy duty equipment used to arrange and re-set bowling pins – has also picked up three awards in the parts competition at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)...
Oct 6, 2014 3:35PM
Specialty chemical maker Clariant has opened a new engineering project centre in Louisville, Ky., designed to provide project management and engineering services for current and future capital projects throughout North America.
Oct 6, 2014 1:44PM
Canada’s merchandise trade balance with the world went from a surplus of $2.2 billion in July to a deficit of $610 million in August, according to new figures from Statistics Canada.
Oct 6, 2014 12:09PM