Exhibitor Press Releases

Toolmakers who like to Win - Sprint Tool and Die
Published by:  Sprint Tool and Die Ltd
22 Aug 2017 Sprint Tool and Die – Toolmakers who like to Win

Sprint Tool and Die, designers and manufacturers of plastic injection moulds and die cast tools, are no strangers to winning awards, having been twice chosen as Toolmaker of the Year. The award was specifically to reflect the outstanding...
A new take on bottle-to-bottle: processing of detergent bottles by Starlinger recycling technology
Published by:  Starlinger & Co GesmbH
22 Aug 2017 Starlinger has developed a technology that reduces the smell during and after recycling significantly and allows recyclers to “upcycle” their end product. Starlinger will displaying different input and output materials before and after this advanced odour reduction recycling method at Interplas 2017.

Pioneering work in odor reduction
Label free Post-mould Graphics for Polyolefin products
Published by:  Lysis Technologies Ltd
21 Aug 2017 Plastic Processing moulding has enabled the plastics industry to manufacture a wide range of products that were not previously made or they were done with laborious methods and at low speeds. Most prominent materials are polyolefins, such as polyethylene (PE) or polypropylene (PP). The modification of a polyolefin...
Precision Moulds & Tools at Interplas 2017
Published by:  Precision Mould and Tools
18 Aug 2017 Leading British mould maker, Precision Moulds & Tools will be exhibiting on stand G28 at Interplas, NEC Birmingham 26-28 September 2017.

Precision Moulds & Tools specialises in high-precision plastic injection moulding tools predominately for the medical industry. The stand will highlight samples and inserts to illustrate the company’s...
Tinius Olsen Accelerate Automation
Published by:  Tinius Olsen
18 Aug 2017 Automation has crept into materials testing, but it is often limited to devices that hold the testing specimens, such as in semi-automation around heavy metal testing or systems, usually testing rigid raw materials in tensile only parameters. As part of an automated testing solution, a number of options...
Tinius Olsen Put Robots to the Test
Published by:  Tinius Olsen
18 Aug 2017 Successful manufacturing relies on quality and productivity. Testing machines are used to demonstrate the quality of raw materials such as steel alloys, composites, plastics and rubber as well as components including medical devices, packaging materials and fasteners. Manufacturing processes today are typically automated to a greater or lesser extent, although...
Published by:  The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining: IOM3
16 Aug 2017 New for 2017, the Knowledge Pavilion will be a key show floor focus at Interplas 2017. The knowledge hub will be a dedicated space for engaging with Britain’s brightest plastics brains, trade bodies, membership associations and service providers in the industry.

The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining...
Third Time Exhibiting
Published by:  Renmar Ltd
14 Aug 2017 The first, back in 2011 was a joint venture with the ACS Group. The second in 2014 Renmar partnered with the AMUT Group to enable a larger stand and was important for Renmar who exhibited AEC mould heaters, a Virginio Nastri conveyor, Cumberland granulator, an AEC blender with hopper loader...
Lower Cost 6 mm Cavity Pressure Sensor Launched Spring 2017
Published by:  RJG
14 Aug 2017 The 6 mm Strain Gage sensor is the smallest injection molding pressure sensor of its kind, matching the size of the Piezoelectric 9211 with greater ease of use and a lower price point.

RJG’s new 6 mm cavity pressure sensor was released in Spring 2017. The 6 mm...
RJG to Reveal Remote Machine Monitoring System at Interplas 2017
Published by:  RJG
14 Aug 2017 The Hub TM is a complete web application solution for managing injection molding plant floors.

The Hub TM will be revealed and demonstrated on Stand G4 at Interplas at the NEC in Birmingham on 26 th to 28th September. It will be available on a limited...
RJG Now Offers Mould Design Course in the UK
Published by:  RJG
14 Aug 2017 RJG has created a Mould Design course in order to provide the knowledge required to successfully design robust injection molds.

RJG will hold their first UK Mould Design class in October this year (October 31 st to November 2 nd ). The goal of offering this...
RJG to Showcase the Latest Process Monitoring Solution at Interplas 2017
Published by:  RJG
14 Aug 2017 RJG will exhibit the CoPilot ™ at Interplas 2017, an injection moulding processing software that functions as a notification system, a communication tool and a coach. The purpose of the CoPilot is to provide a simple and practical program that is so easy to use that technicians of all experience...
Borche Machinery UK is here!
Published by:  Borche Machinery UK
12 Aug 2017 Borche Machinery UK is a fully owned subsidiary of Borch Machinery - the biggest Two Platen Injection Molding Manufacturer in Asia.

Borche Machinery UK is located in Kingswinford, West Midlands.

Borche Machinery UK carries wide range of Stock Machines, In house Spare parts holding.

VISI 2018R1 to Debut at Interplas
Published by:  Vero Software Ltd
11 Aug 2017 The latest release of VISI, Vero Software’s specialist mould and die solution, will be on display for the first time in the UK at Interplas 2017.

CAD updates:

VISI Brand Manager Massimo Vergerio says CAD updates are focusing on the user experience and adding enhancements to...
Published by:  Kreyenborg Plant Technology
11 Aug 2017 KREYENBORG will present their new PET-BOOSTER ® . This continuously operating system dries PET within 7-10 minutes.

Drying PET. Continuously. In Minutes Instead of Hours.

Focus here is specifically on applications in extrusion of plastic films and fibers with degassing extruders (twin-screw, planetary- and multi-screw-extruders). Varying...
Introduction to Multilayer Plastic Materials in Pipe and Blow Moulding Applications – 21 September 2017
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
11 Aug 2017 (Shropshire, UK) –28 July, 2017 – Smithers Rapra, a world leader in rubber, plastics and testing expertise, announced dates for its ‘Introduction to Multilayer Plastic Materials in Pipe and Blow Moulding Applications’ course. The expert-led training will run on 21 September at its European headquarters in Shawbury, Shropshire.

Davis-Standard Acquires Maillefer
Published by:  Davis-Standard Limited
09 Aug 2017 Davis-Standard, LLC announced today that it has reached agreement to acquire Maillefer International Oy of Vantaa, Finland and Ecublens, Switzerland. Maillefer ( www.maillefer.net ) is a global leader in wire, cable, pipe and tube production technologies. Pending customary regulatory approvals, the transaction is scheduled to close in late August or...
Mini valve gate nozzles for small parts injection
Published by:  Thermoplay UK Ltd
09 Aug 2017 Thermoplay is pleased to announce their newly expanded small nozzle series featuring the F Ø11. Designed to meet the increasing requirements of special applications in cosmetic, medical and food packaging markets, the nozzle features a small pitch and is now available for valve gate applications.

Recycling of Plastics and Rubbers Into High Value Products
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
09 Aug 2017 TECHNICAL SUPPORT to produce high quality recycled products

New for 2017, an expert service for companies in all sectors looking to improve the sustainability of their plastics and rubber products

Smithers Rapra provide expert advice to companies and organisations looking to use recycled materials in their...
IsoCool Transform Process Cooling of Plastics Industry Awards Finalist
Published by:  Isocool Ltd
08 Aug 2017 IsoCool’s customer, Adreco Plastics, based in Bletchley, Milton Keynes has been in manufacturing for over 35 years. The company has a proven track record in design, precision toolmaking and injection moulding across many sectors. These include automotive, medical and packaging. Managing Director, Sam Hill, purchased the company in 2012...
Mastip set to release next generation in Hot Runner Solutions
Published by:  Hales Tool and Die
07 Aug 2017 Mastip Set to Release Next Generation in Hot Runner Solutions

Global Hot Runner Solution provider Mastip is set to release their next generation in high-performing solutions in December including Pre-Assembled/Pre-Wired solutions and the World’s most compact Single Valve Gate.

Mastip’s Pre-Assembled and Pre-Wired...
BMB promoting reliability and energy savings.
Published by:  BMB Plastics Machinery Ltd
07 Aug 2017 From 26 th September INTERPLAS 2017 will take place and BMB Plastic Machinery (Hall 4 / Stand D80) will be demonstrating a fast cycling Hybrid machine – model eKW16pi/700 – that is representative of our comprehensive range of ultra energy efficient machines.


The 160 tonnes...
Customer Driven Cleanroom Innovation for Plastics Manufacturing
Published by:  Connect 2 Cleanrooms
07 Aug 2017 The continuous improvement strategy towards cost-effective, lean production comes with an explicit requirement for innovation and scalability for today’s manufacturing facilities.

In looking to increase their manufacturing capability offering with cleanroom production, Tex Plastics’ Technical & Quality Director, Andy Clarke & Manufacturing Director Dave Kearney, found both with...
Does your process require a Cleanroom? Go Modular!
Published by:  Connect 2 Cleanrooms
07 Aug 2017 With the growing need for flexibility, modular cleanrooms are becoming increasingly popular.

Any element of contamination within your production process has the potential to cause defects, delays, re-runs, product recalls and other concerns which can impact negatively on your organisation and customers.

Connect 2 Cleanrooms modular,...
Tinius Olsen Win Prestigious Online Award
Published by:  Tinius Olsen
07 Aug 2017 World leading machine testing manufacturer Tinius Olsen, who will be attending this years Interplas at the Birmingham NEC, have made in-roads into the lucrative Chinese market with the winning of a prestigious online award. The company’s metals and plastics pendulum impact testing machine IT503 has been voted the most...
Flexicon Launches Ultimate Flexible Conduit Fitting for Critical Cable Connections
Published by:  Flexicon Ltd
07 Aug 2017 Flexicon has launched the world’s best conduit fitting for electrical and data installations that demand 24/7 continuous operation with no disruption to services.

Says Sales and Marketing director for Flexicon, Tim Creedon: “Flexicon Ultra TM has been developed for applications where the loss of power or data would...
Management Systems
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
07 Aug 2017 PRACTICAL SUPPORT for the adoption, development and implementation of effective management systems

New expertise service launched for 2017

The Smithers Rapra team appreciates that every business is different, with their own unique character and set of aims, objectives and problems.

Our support, consultancy and...
Bookings Now Being Taken for Remaining Course Dates for 2017
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
04 Aug 2017 (Shropshire, UK) –11 September 2017 – Smithers Rapra, a world leader in rubber, plastics and composites testing expertise, today announced that bookings are now being taken for its remaining 2017 training courses.

Those wishing to equip themselves with cutting edge knowledge of the polymer industry should register soon...
Material Selection
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
04 Aug 2017 EXPERT SUPPORT for the selection of plastic materials in packaging Independent material selection support

Smithers Rapra has been providing independent material selection services for over 30 years. We specialise in providing comprehensive reviews of material options and work with customers to optimise product performance and proftability.
LawsonKeys are gearing up for this years Interplas!
Published by:  Lawson Keys Recruitment
03 Aug 2017 LawsonKeys are an established Technical & Engineering Recruitment specialist, predominantly concerning all engineering disciplines for the plastics and packaging markets. Our success is testament to the depth of our industry knowledge, the professionalism and commitment of our staff to go that extra distance for ideal recruitment solutions.

Euroseal increases extrusion capacity with six-figure investment
Published by:  Euroseal Ltd
03 Aug 2017 Specialist extruder, Euroseal has announced six-figure investment in its manufacturing facility, increasing capacity and expanding its service offer.

Completed in the summer, the major investment programme includes the installation of a new twin-screw extrusion line, mezzanine floor and the construction of a new tooling design workshop and servicing...
LVS Small Plastic Parts to Showcase Their ‘Concept to Production’ Capabilities.
Published by:  LVS Small Plastic Parts Ltd
03 Aug 2017 Telford based LVS Small Plastic Parts are a leading plastic injection moulding company, being the contract manufacturing partner to some of the leading companies in the UK and Europe. They are also specialists in ‘re-shoring’.

Their modern facility operates 36 state of the art injection moulding machines with...
LVS Small Plastic Parts to Showcase Their ‘Concept to Production’ Capabilities.
Published by:  LVS Small Plastic Parts Ltd
03 Aug 2017 Telford based LVS Small Plastic Parts are a leading plastic injection moulding company, being the contract manufacturing partner to some of the leading companies in the UK and Europe. They are also specialists in ‘re-shoring’.

Their modern facility operates 36 state of the art injection moulding machines with...
Published by:  Campetella
03 Aug 2017 Campetella robot is robust and reliable, normally characterized with 3 or 5 axes (wrist rotation and servo assisted); however it is especially fast inside the mold. This allows us to reduce the time of the open mold to the maximum allowed, that’s what counts and to increase productivity! Our range...
20 New Companies on the PlastikCity Pavilion
Published by:  PlastikCity Ltd
02 Aug 2017 PlastikCity is delighted that over 60 of their partners will be exhibiting at this year’s Interplas exhibition in September, 20 of which are on the new PlastikCity Pavilion.

The Interplas organisers assisted in creating the PlastikCity Pavilion, which is designed to provide booths for excellent UK...
Belgrade Polymer Products makes its Interplas 2017 debut
Published by:  Belgrade Polymer Products
02 Aug 2017 At its Interplas 2017 debut on Stand B5, Belgrade Polymer Products will be showcasing its rapid prototyping and specialist thermoforming capabilities providing bespoke products for customers in a diverse range of industries. Established in 1976, Belgrade offers a fast, friendly and flexible service manufacturing bespoke products to customers’...
Product Safety
Published by:  Smithers Rapra

New expert service launched for 2017

Plastic materials are part of everyday life, their properties offering many benefits for product manufacture and performance. However, care must be taken to ensure the product design is appropriate, the correct material...
First Time for OB2B Industrial Marketing & PR at Interplas 2017
Published by:  Outsourcing B2B Industrial Marketing & PR
01 Aug 2017 OB2B Industrial Marketing & PR (Hall 3A CC2) is exhibiting for the first time at Interplas 2017. The business specialises in providing technical marketing and publicity services, particularly to manufacturers of both thermoset and thermoplastics composites, engineering plastics and adhesives. Now in its 9th year, the OB2B team provides cost...
Multi award winning Hardie Polymers showcase their unique polymer sourcing system at Interplas for the first time.
Published by:  Hardie Polymers
01 Aug 2017 Multi award-winning, polymer supplier Hardie Polymers is delighted to be exhibiting at Interplas this year. With their truly extraordinary European supply network of over 350 polymer distributors and compounders, enabling them to price check across multiple countries, Hardies are the only thermoplastic supplier offering such a service to UK Injection...
Plastic Awards 2017 Shortlist
Published by:  Rockson LubriTek Limited
01 Aug 2017 Rockson LubriTek Limited are extremely proud to announce that our Senior Oil Management Technician Stuart ?Bogg has been shortlisted for this years Plastic Industry Awards in the 'Unsung Hero' category. Not only does this recognise the contribution Stuart has made to the plastics industry over the past 20 years, but...
Intouch MES just got brighter
Published by:  Intouch Monitoring
31 Jul 2017 A bright, high resolution and feature-rich touch screen are just some of the highlights of Intouch’s new HMIs to be launched at Interplas 2017. With a new wi-fi option and the ability to view documents at the machine, Intouch real-time MES makes it even easier to seamlessly connect manufacturing from...
Rubber Products for Food Contact
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
31 Jul 2017 REGULATORY SUPPORT for companies needing rubber products to comply with food contact legislation An expert service for all manufacturers, suppliers and users of rubber products in the food sector Smithers Rapra has provided expert advice to companies and organisations looking to ensure regulatory compliance for food contact rubber...
New Product Launch
Published by:  Fitsco Industries
28 Jul 2017 Tuesday 26th September @ 11.00am

Fitsco are revealing a new ‘patent pending’ product range at the show which will be of great interest to designers, especially those who are involved in the automotive market where weight saving is an important criterion.

Fitsco are always innovating new...
Elastomers in Medial and Pharmaceutical Devices
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
28 Jul 2017 INDEPENDENT EXPERT SUPPORT AND ADVICE for companies working with elastomers in medical and pharmaceutical applications

A new expert support service launched to assist companies working with elastomers in components for the medical and pharmaceutical sectors Through an intimate understanding of the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, Smithers...
SteriTouch launches own brand infection control keyboards
Published by:  SteriTouch Ltd
27 Jul 2017 SteriTouch has launched a hygienic keyboard for the healthcare, dental and call centre markets. The SteriType keyboard is fully washable and features an integrated silicone cover, preventing the need for a separate cover.

The white ABS body of the keyboard and the soft-touch coating of the silicone cover...
SteriTouch launches own brand infection control keyboards
Published by:  SteriTouch Ltd
27 Jul 2017 SteriTouch has launched a hygienic keyboard for the healthcare, dental and call centre markets. The SteriType keyboard is fully washable and features an integrated silicone cover, preventing the need for a separate cover.

The white ABS body of the keyboard and the soft-touch coating of the silicone cover...
Turn your energy spend in to useable Capex
Published by:  Utility Team Trading Ltd
26 Jul 2017 We would like to introduce a unique product which we are now offering, enabling you to turn your energy spend in to usable Capex; to invest in your business.

Below is some information on the EPP (Energy Performance Partnership) Essentially, we build in the cost of new...
Disputes and Litigation
Published by:  Smithers Rapra
26 Jul 2017 DISPUTES AND LITIGATION SUPPORT for plastic and rubber products

Independent technical dispute resolution and investigations

Smithers Rapra is one of the largest independent investigators of failed plastic and rubber products and components with a reputation for providing expert support across every stage of a dispute.
Micro-Epsilon to unveil two new in-process measurement systems for flat strip materials and injection moulding
Published by:  Micro-Epsilon UK Ltd
25 Jul 2017 At Interplas 2017 Micro-Epsilon UK will present two new groundbreaking in-process measurement systems for flat strip materials and injection moulding – thicknessSENSOR and moldCONTROL. Stop by the Micro-Epsilon stand (K7) and discuss your current projects with experts from Micro-Epsilon, the stand will feature the following interactive product demonstrations:...
Invotec Solutions Limited announces the latest range of Smartflow VM flowmeters using the Vortex Shedding Technology.
Published by:  Invotec Solutions Ltd
24 Jul 2017 The new Smartflow Tracer VM electronic flowmeter with user interface now offers no moving parts eliminating premature failing due to dirty contaminated water supplies.

The new product employs reliable vortex shedding technology to monitor liquid flow rate and temperature. The new design provides some of the same features...

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