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July 16, 2010 News

Stanmech new rep for air flow equipment maker in Ont., Que.

by Canadian Plastics

Heat application specialist Stanmech Technologies Inc. has been named the exclusive distributor for compress…

July 14, 2010 News

German AC motor supplier launches North American operations

by Canadian Plastics

German AC motor manufacturer ATS Engineering has opened its first North American operations and field servic…

July 10, 2010 News

Mold-Masters opens first direct Mexican sales and service centre

by Canadian Plastics

Hot runner manufacturer Mold-Masters Ltd. has opened of its first direct Mexican sales and service centre in t…

July 10, 2010 News

CHILLERS: The RACE to replace R-22

by Canadian Plastics

For chiller manufacturers, 2010 represents the dawning of a new age: effective January 1, the industry’s mos…

July 9, 2010 News

Growing U.S. demand for copper, plastic pipe through 2014: study

by Canadian Plastics

Demand for water and wastewater pipe in the U.S. is expected to rise 5.8 per cent annually to US$19.6 billio…

July 1, 2010 News

Synventive Molding, Husky settle patent infringement case

by Canadian Plastics

The two-year-old patent infringement case between competitors Synventive Molding Solutions Inc. and Hus…

June 30, 2010 News

New location for TATE Industrial Sales

by Canadian Plastics

Well-known Ontario equipment supplier TATE Industrial Sales has moved into a new 3,500-square-foot manufacturi…

June 27, 2010 News

Boy Machines realigns, Koch steps down as president

by Canadian Plastics

Injection molding machine supplier Boy Machines Inc. has realigned its management structure, with Robert Koch …

June 27, 2010 News

Gloucester Engineering files for Chapter 11

by Canadian Plastics

Film extruder manufacturer Gloucester Engineering Co. has filed for voluntary reorganization under Chapter 11 …

June 26, 2010 News

Arburg makes noise at World Cup

by Canadian Plastics

Injection molding machine supplier Arburg GmbH has been hitting a controversial note lately, as its Allrounder…

June 20, 2010 News

MOLDMAKING: Additive manufacturing gets standardized (But does it matter?)

by Canadian Plastics

It’s been called rapid technology, rapid prototyping, rapid tooling, and layered manufacturing, but–by what…

June 15, 2010 News

Barway to rep Axmann Conveying Systems in Ont., Que., Maritimes

by Canadian Plastics

Barway Plastics Equipment Inc. has been named the new sales representative for Axmann Conveying Systems for ea…

June 10, 2010 News

Mold-Masters relocates UK office

by Canadian Plastics

Hot runner supplier Mold-Masters UK Ltd. has relocated its Birmingham office into the Mold-Masters European …

June 7, 2010 News

CAMM golf tournament rescheduled for June 27

by Canadian Plastics

Blame it on the rain: The Canadian Association of Mold Makers (CAMM) annual golf tournament has been post…

June 6, 2010 News

European equipment makers Maag Pump, Automatik Plastics merging

by Canadian Plastics

Europe-based equipment manufacturers Maag Pump Systems and Automatik Plastics Machinery are merging to create …

June 4, 2010 News

Cereplast, Xaloy invest in Thailand

by Canadian Plastics

Two players in North America’s plastics industry are strengthening roots in Thailand.

June 3, 2010 News

Dryers: The latest efficiencies

by Canadian Plastics

If you were forced to sympathize with one plastics machinery manufacturing segment in particular during this…

May 22, 2010 News

Chillers: Think plant-wide for energy savings

by Canadian Plastics

When it comes to saving energy with chillers, it’s important to realize one thing from the start: treat it l…

May 17, 2010 News

CPIA names Leader of the Year, other award winners

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) has named its industry award winners for 2010, including its…

May 15, 2010 News

CAMM opens Toronto chapter

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Association of MoldMakers (CAMM) continues to go big.