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Research & Development


December 20, 2013 News

Canadian firms not investing enough for innovation: PwC

by Canadian Plastics

Canadian technology companies are struggling with innovation, and many are not making it a priority when it comes to allocating funding or resources.

December 11, 2013 News

Fed gov’t launching $200 million advanced manufacturing fund in Ontario

by Canadian Plastics

On the heels of the $530 million Advanced Manufacturing Fund business initiatives for southern Ontario announced last week, the federal government is launching a $200 million fund designed to boost growth in Ontario’s advanced…

December 4, 2013 News

Colorants merger creates new mega-firm

by Canadian Plastics

Pigment and chemical dispersions supplier Chromaflo Technologies is merging with integrated tinting specialist CPS Color’s colorant business to create a new global colorant system and pigment dispersion platform for architectural and…

November 29, 2013 News

Sabic opens news R&D centre in India

by Canadian Plastics

Petrochemical company Sabic Basic Industries Corp. has opened a new US$100 million state-of-the-art technology centre in Bangalore, India. With an area of 187,000 square meters, the centre is the newest of Sabic’s 17 global technology and…

November 20, 2013 News

Strong exhibitor interest in NPE2015 so far: SPI

by Canadian Plastics

The next NPE trade show is still a long way off, but at least one early sign is pointing to a strong event.

November 18, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: OTHER COOL STUFF

by Canadian Plastics

New additive manufacturing machine

November 15, 2013 News

Autodesk to acquire Delcam

by Canadian Plastics

3D design software maker Autodesk Inc. is buying software developer Delcam plc for approximately US$276 million.

November 11, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: MOLD TECHNOLOGY

by Canadian Plastics

 

November 6, 2013 News

FABTECH Canada 2014 announces expanded show

by Canadian Plastics

FABTECH Canada has announced that the fabricating trade show will be returning to Toronto in 2014, significantly expanded in both size and scope.

November 6, 2013 News

Ontario Liberals pondering new tax credits to spur R&D investment

by Canadian Plastics

Ontario’s governing Liberals are considering new tax credits and incentives to encourage cash-rich companies to spend their money on research and development as well as new equipment, technology and training.

November 5, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: RECYCLING

by Canadian Plastics

 

November 4, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: MATERIALS

by Canadian Plastics

 

November 1, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: ROBOTS & AUTOMATION

by Canadian Plastics

 

October 31, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT

by Canadian Plastics

 

October 29, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: EXTRUSION

by Canadian Plastics

 

October 28, 2013 News

K 2013 wrap up articles going online now!

by Canadian Plastics

K 2013 has come and gone but the new technologies previewed at the show have barely begun to make their marks in the plastics processing world.

October 28, 2013 Feature

K 2013 WRAP UP: INJECTION MOLDING

by Canadian Plastics

 

October 23, 2013 News

K 2013 attendance figures released

by Canadian Plastics

The K 2013 trade show in Düsseldorf, Germany drew approximately 218,000 visitors from over 120 countries – a slight decline from the 222,486 that attended the previous K in 2010, according to trade show operator Messe…

October 14, 2013 News

Canadian Plastics at K 2013

by Canadian Plastics

Beginning on October 16, Canadian Plastics magazine will be in Düsseldorf, Germany to report live from the K 2013 trade show, one of the biggest and most important happenings for the global plastics industry.

October 9, 2013 News

Clariant opens Chicago-area ColorWorks centre

by Canadian Plastics

Specialty chemical maker Clariant AG has opened ColorWorks North America, a resource centre designed to bring color into the early stages of plastic product and packaging design.