Entries by Tim Fastnedge

New ENGEL Packaging Centre Launched

Schwertberg, Austria – May 2022 Rising energy prices, establishing a circular economy and changing consumer needs pose serious challenges for manufacturers of plastic packaging. Injection moulding machine manufacturer ENGEL has established a new Packaging Centre to help its customers in this demanding industry further boost the performance of production cells and ensure their competitiveness. Some […]

ENGEL at Chinaplas 2022 Shanghai

Intelligent Solutions for a Sustainable Future Schwertberg, Austria – March 2022 Technology competence, digitalisation, sustainability – these are the three success factors with which ENGEL solves the toughest challenges in injection moulding. The Austrian injection moulding machine manufacturer and system solution provider with its own production facility in Shanghai is bringing four applications to Chinaplas […]

ENGEL at PLASTIMAGEN 2022 Mexico City

Intelligent solutions for enhanced quality and process stability Schwertberg/Austria – February 2022 Precision, flexibility, efficiency – combine these success factors takes more than just reliable machines. Having a competitive edge relies on worry-free cooperation between the injection moulding machine and the process technology, automation and digitalisation. ENGEL, the injection moulding machine manufacturer and system solution […]

Engel : Fakuma 2021 inspires injection moulding industry

In particular, innovative solutions for more sustainability in injection moulding and further digitalisation of production processes met with great interest. The two topics are closely linked. “Digitalisation is an important precursor to the circular economy”, said Steger. “Smart assistance systems and interconnected systems help us to leverage the full potential of injection moulding machines, for […]

ENGEL at Fakuma 2021

At Fakuma 2021, ENGEL demonstrated what the “circular economy” in the plastics industry can look like – By processing label offcuts from the in-mould labelling process. This is turned into a form of regranulate. An ENGEL victory 460/80 injection moulding machine was used to produce tapered closures in an 8-cavity mould.

Mining information from data

ENGEL performance.boost analytics combines data expertise with injection moulding know-how Mining information from data Schwertberg/Austria – October 2021 As the degree of digitalisation increases in injection moulding processes, so does the volume of data. The data contains a great deal of information, but this is often not recognisable at first glance. With the new performance.boost […]