Posts Tagged innovative

Lightweighting options for heavy trucks

Monday, April 8th, 2013 | Permalink

An increased industry emphasis on fuel efficiency, safety and operator comfort are accelerating the drive for heavy truck OEMs and their tier suppliers to discover new solutions for lightweighting, better ergonomics, styling, and sustainability. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – April 2013 Keywords:  Heavy trucks Sabic Innovative Plastics thermoplastics read more

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First-time exhibitor Granula has cutting-edge antimicrobial in the pipeline

Thursday, March 7th, 2013 | Permalink

Stuttgart—Although in the business for over 50 years, masterbatch and compound producer Granula, based in Switzerland and Germany, has always relied on word of mouth to sell its products. Yet, while the company may be relatively unfamiliar to the broader public, it’s a familiar name to anyone looking for high-quality, customized innovative solutions that are backed up by solid research conducted in cooperation with top European university institutes. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  Granula antimicrobial read more

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Training grant gives molder edge for expansion

Friday, February 15th, 2013 | Permalink

Currier Plastics, a custom injection molder in Auburn, NY specializing in innovative solutions for the packaging, medical, electronics and instrumentation markets, is expanding its facility. To help fund the 55,000-sq-ft expansion, Currier applied for assistance through the Excelsior Jobs Program and Economic Transformation Fund. Currier sought additional funding through NYSDOL’s Existing Employee Training program in order to upgrade the skills of incumbent workers and to create a culture of lean manufacturing throughout the entire organization.     Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  Currier Plastics employee training read more

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