Extrusion Coating

Gloucester and Dolci in Distribution Agreement

Customers of GEC and Dolci will have a choice of winders for cast stretch film, thanks to an agreement between the two companies

Premier Dies To Show Slot Die Coating Station

A self-contained slot die coating station, including a flexible- or fixed-lip coating head, will be shown at ICE Asia 2012 by Premier Dies

Davis-Standard Seminar Will Address Extrusion

“The Basics of Plastic Extrusion” is the agenda, along with a visit to the company’s Tech Center, when Davis-Standard holds its workshop this fall

Davis-Standard Offers Spiderless Foam Sheet Die

A foam sheet die from Davis-Standard is said to eliminate spider weld lines and provides a uniform basis weight, improving processing of PS and PE

ADG Offers Options for Fimic Screen Changers

Options for the Fimic self-cleaning continuous screen changer, provided by ADG Solutions, include finer-size screens for enhanced filtration

EDI China Has a New Home in Shanghai

With a new 5,000-sq-m headquarters, EDI Precision Dies (Shanghai) Co. expects to expand its products and services in China

Loan to Help Gloucester Engineering Continue Growth

A $1 million loan from Massachusetts Growth Capital Corp. is expected to help GEC continue to compete successfully in the global market

Maguire Hopper Lid Is Patented

The Loader Lift from Maguire Products, a pneumatically powered hopper lid said to speed job and color changes, is now patented

Extrusion Coating the Subject of Upcoming Course

The world of extrusion coating, with its many uses, technologies, and materials, is the subject of a two-day course offered by expert Thomas Bezigian

Thermo Fisher Scientific Offers Benchtop Extruder

Suited for lab work, the Process 11 co-rotating twin-screw extruder from Thermo Fisher Scientific is said to save labor and material costs

PSI-Polymer Systems Offers New Back Flush Screen Changer

Said to provide safety for operators, new Back Flush Screen Changer from PSI-Polymer Systems can process materials with high levels of contamination

Invensys System Controls Plastics Processing

The MACO Compact Control system from Invensys uses logic control, diagnostics, monitoring, and more to offer consistently high quality production

New Features for Dynisco Melt Flow Indexer

The LMI melt flow indexer from Dynisco makes use easier for operators with a digital encoder, new software, and a digital encoder

Brückner Line Runs Battery Separator Film

High production, high quality, and high yield are some of the reported benefits of Bruckner’s battery production film line

Parkinson Lists NPE Offerings

Winding, slitting, and melt filtration technology, including the new Key Filters KCH screen changer, will be on display at Parkinson’s NPE booth

Coating Matters | Battery Coating Technology

Battery manufacturers find efficiency improvements in the coating step.

Premier Dies Is Now Part of EDI

Extrusion Dies Industries acquires Premier Dies Corp., adding Premier’s slot coating and flat polymer extrusion dies to its portfolio

Clearwater Adds EarthCoating Resins

With mineral-based EarthCoating resins from Smart Planet, Clearwater Paper’s Candesce paperboard products will be able to use less PE

Davis-Standard Reports Acquisition, NPE Presence

With new owner ONCAP in place, Davis-Standard expands its global presence and plans to exhibit its extrusion and converting equipment at NPE 2012

Primers from Mica Aid in Extrusion Coating PP

Adhesion, which is key in the extrusion coating and laminating of polypropylene, is improved with several new primers from Mica Corp.

Coating Matters | How To Select a Fluid Coating Method

Choosing a fluid coating method for a specific product can be a daunting decision.

EDI Names Extrudex Its Agent in France

Extrudex wil represent the full line of EDI's equipment, including dies, feedblocks, and related extrusion equipment, in France

Slot Die Coating | The Pressure Is On

The dramatic increase in the expectations of coated products has put substantial pressure on the systems used to produce the next generation of coated products.

Fluid Coating & Extrusion Coating: What Is the Difference?

There seems to be some confusion when it comes to the terms "fluid coating" and "extrusion coating" in roll-to-roll processing. We can clear this up, but first we have to confuse you. Fluid coating is a general term that refers to applying a fluid to a substrate. Extrusion coating refers to applying a fluid to a substrate. What?

EDI Offers Trial Runs

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI | The latest addition to Extrusion Dies Industries' Technology Center is said to provide new opportunities for customers looking to

Refurbish Dies

A die refurbishing service can extend the life of monolayer and coextrusion foam dies, company says. Can be an effective alternative to purchasing a new

Coating Die Cuts Downtime

A new generation of the EPC extrusion coating die is said to increase productivity by simplifying changes in product width and eliminating much of the

Mondi Upgrades

VIENNA, AUSTRIA | Mondi rebro has upgraded its extrusion coating facilities with tandem equipment. The line will produce food packaging materials. Mondi

Elastomer Aids Laminations

Adding Vistamaxx propylene-based elastomers to the extrudate when laminating unprimed BOPP film (clear and printed) is said to increase adhesion significantly

EDI's New Technology Center Features Multi-Process Lab

The latest addition to an extensive process laboratory at the world headquarters of Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI)

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