Posts Tagged china

Hot runner specialist appoints automotive vice president

Friday, August 29th, 2014 | Permalink

Hot runner system supplier HRSflow (San Polo di Piave, Italy), a division of specialist lighting and glazing toolmaker INglass S.p.A. Group , has appointed Stephan Berz as vice president responsible for worldwide sales activities in the automotive sector. In particular, Berz will coordinate cooperation with major Tier 1 parts makers and OEMs. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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PPS compounding: dedicated facility slated for China

Sunday, August 17th, 2014 | Permalink

Japanese resin supplier DIC Corp. (Tokyo) plans to complete a compounding facility specifically for polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) resin in the Chinese city of Zhangjiagang in 2015. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Materials and Additives Composites Compounding Automotive Lightweighting read more

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Lanxess beefs up compounding presence in US

Thursday, August 14th, 2014 | Permalink

Engineering plastics supplier Lanxess (Cologne, Germany) is expanding its Gastonia, North Carolina, compounding facility by adding a second production line. The expansion represents an investment volume of about $15 million and will double the existing capacity from 20,000 to 40,000 tonnes annually. Construction for the second line is expected to commence in the second half of 2014 with production scheduled to begin in early 2016. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Polymer Composites Materials and Additives Automotive Lightweighting Compounding read more

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RTP producing very long fiber compounds in Mexico: enhanced solutions for automotive and consumer goods sectors

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 | Permalink

RTP Company (Winona, MN) has installed a new pultrusion line at its facility in Monterrey, Mexico and is now producing very long fiber (VLF) compounds.  This newest VLF manufacturing location in North America will support regional demand while providing a consistent supply near the company’s customers operating in Mexico, Brazil, and other South and Central American countries.  Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Materials and Additives Automotive Lightweighting read more

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40 years on: JVs, product development help ABC expand in global auto sector

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 | Permalink

Starting out at a single facility in 1974, family-owned ABC Group (Toronto, ON) is now one of North America’s top tier one automotive parts suppliers, employing over 5,000 employees and operating 27 manufacturing facilities in Canada (Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia), the United States (Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee), Mexico, Brazil, Spain, Poland and China. Technical sales offices are located in Japan, Germany and the United States. And the road from minor to major has taken many routes. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Injection Molding read more

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