HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies News

Advanced container X-ray for vent tube fragment detection
04.02.2018 - Peco InspX Corporation announces a new solution for effective detection of vent tube fragments in sealed beverage containers.
Chinese dairy invests in two SACMI blow forming systems
06.11.2017 - A leading Chinese dairy company has purchased two CBF (Compression Blow Forming) systems to produce aseptic PE bottles for their pasteurised product.
Alucaps installs 32nd CCM from Sacmi
03.10.2017 - Alucaps Group, a leading supplier of high quality plastic and metal closures in South America, has invested in their 32nd CCM machine from Sacmi.
ColorForm One shot decorated injection moulding for new Peugeot SUV parts
10.11.2016 - The ColorForm technology is used to produce the high-gloss, black lacquered surfaces in the injection mould with the ‘installation ready’ components.
Sacmi Heads for China Brew & Beverage 2016
02.08.2016 - SACMI Group will highlight some of their key technologies at the upcoming China Brew & Beverage at the Shanghai International Expo Centre
NBL, Heineken's South African Partner, Chooses Sacmi Labellers
01.08.2016 - Easy to manage, harder-wearing and compact, highly flexible modularity ensures efficient operation under all manufacturing conditions.
KraussMaffei Berstorff pelletising systems meet growing market for rigid PVC
07.02.2016 - KraussMaffei Berstorff reports a growing market for pelletising chlorinated PVC (C-PVC) in Asia.
Large pipe technology in the Near and Middle East experiencing growth
04.02.2016 - Large pipe extruders from KraussMaffei Berstorff are in great demand worldwide.
Case Study: Ultraclean packaging technology used on fruit pouches
22.10.2015 - Aseptia chose Effytec's Ultraclean technology when they needed a safe and hygienic packaging process for packing Dole's fruit puree.
SIPA releases new blow moulders for XL PET containers
20.08.2015 - Global packaging and PET plastics machinery specialist SIPA of Veneto, Italy has introduced a new range of blow moulding machines to their SFL range.
Krauss Maffei releases new range of injection moulders
18.08.2015 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany announces new features in their ZE range of injection moulders.
Bradman Lake installs new frozen and chilled food automatic packaging line
17.08.2015 - The Bradman Lake Group (BLG) recently installed a fully automatic packaging line for a multinational manufacturer of frozen and chilled food products.
Krauss Maffei celebrates installation of their 2000th MX (Large Tonnage) injection moulding machine
25.07.2015 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany recently installed an MX 1300 injection moulding machine for Sanko Gosei in Lancashire, UK.
SIPA develops single stage PET injection stretch blow moulders for small production runs
25.07.2015 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy has added two new machines to their stretch blow moulding product line.
Case Study: Autopack depositor streamlines ice cream production
14.07.2015 - A depositor installed by Riggs Autopack at Granny Gothards has helped streamline production for the ice cream manufacturer.
HBM releases Bradman Lake's new enhanced end load cartoning machine
27.11.2014 - UK company Bradman Lake Group (BLG) recently showcased their enhanced SL903 end load cartoning machine at the PPMA Exhibition in Birmingham, UK.
Krauss Maffei unveils new CX injection moulding machine series
14.11.2014 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany presented the new CX range of injection moulding machines at the recent Fakuma exhibition.
HBM releases Effytec horizontal pouch machinery
28.10.2014 - Effytec will launch their innovative new GPC60 horizontal form, fill, seal pouch machine at PackExpo being held November 2-5 in Chicago, USA.
Krauss Maffei expands all electric AX Injection Moulding Machine range
20.10.2014 - New to the AX series product group are the AX 450 and the AX 550 injection moulding machines.
HBM releases new pallet wrapping solutions from TechnoWrapp
13.08.2014 - TechnoWrapp S.r.l. of Fonzaso, Italy has introduced two new patented pallet wrapping machines, the ‘Twin Rings’ and the ‘Runner Arm’.
Pearson Packaging automates bottle packaging process for a large US craft brewer
25.07.2014 - Pearson Packaging Systems of Spokane, WA, USA recently installed a bottle packaging line for USA's Fort Collins Brewery.
Krauss Maffei injection moulders chosen by Chinese whiteware manufacturer
19.07.2014 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany supplied four large MX Series injection moulding machines to BSH Bosch and Siemens Hausgerate in China.
Case Study: Installing fully automatic twin head filling systems
27.06.2014 - Riggs Autopack recently installed filling lines for The Tracklements Company of Wiltshire.
New packaging technology reduces film usage by up to 35%
23.06.2014 - The new Packetto packaging technology from OCME S.r.l. is designed to reduce film usage in shrink wrapping bottles and cans by 35 per cent.
Krauss Maffei and Greiner collaborate on new eco friendly window profiles
04.06.2014 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion has collaborated with Greiner Extrusion to develop an environment-friendly window profile production line for KET in China.
New bulk batch feed system for food fillers launched
22.05.2014 - Multi-Fill Inc. specialises in the manufacture of semi-automatic and automatic volumetric fillers.
Specialised pulveriser range for size reduction of plastic granulate with consistency
14.05.2014 - Size reduction machinery specialist Neue Herbold of Reihen, Germany has introduced a new range of pulverisers.
SIPA releases multiple product Flextronic liquid filler
01.05.2014 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy presents a new line of flexible modular volumetric liquid fillers designed specifically to fill multiple products on the same line.
Krauss Maffei injection moulders chosen for the new BMW i3
17.03.2014 - Two Krauss Maffei injection moulding machines were supplied to BMW's production plant at Leipzig, Germany for the new BMW i3.
Autefa's new Sweep-Off glass bottle depalletiser eliminates bottle breakages
11.03.2014 - AUTEFA Automation has introduced a newly designed Sweep-Off depalletiser created to eliminate damage to glass bottles in filling lines.
Krauss Maffei to launch five layer pipe extrusion machine
25.02.2014 - Krauss Maffei has developed an innovative range of 5-layer pipe extrusion machine.
New food manufacturing bone detection machine sees improved food inspection
18.02.2014 - INSPX introduces the ScanTrac Fermeta Trio, a new range of triple beam X-Ray pipeline inspection systems.
Krauss Maffei sees increased WPC direct extrusion lines uptake
23.01.2014 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany recently installed four direct extrusion lines for two leading European manufacturers.
Krauss Maffei sees success with in-line production of PE-Xa pipes for hot water and gas
10.12.2013 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany has reported ongoing sales success with their turnkey technology for the production of PE-Xa pipes.
Big 8 Beverages impressed with SIPA's complete beverage line
09.12.2013 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy has recently installed a complete beverage line for Big 8 Beverages of Canada.
New automated changeover bottle unscramblers released
27.11.2013 - Lanfranchi has developed a new generation of empty plastic bottle unscramblers featuring automatic changeover.
Krauss Maffei develops new simulation tool for visualising complex automation processes
13.11.2013 - World-leading plastics processing machinery specialist Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany presents a new animated simulation tool designed to assist customers with visualising complex automation processes.
ALPS introduces new two station version of high speed moving head bottle leak tester
12.11.2013 - ALPS (Air Logic Power Systems) introduces a new version of their successful Speed Glider high speed linear leak tester.
KM GX success demonstrated with less than 3-minute mould changeover
05.11.2013 - World-leading plastics processing machinery manufacturer Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany celebrated the sale of their 100th GX series machine recently and also introduced two new models to the top end of the range.
HBM Packaging & Plastics expands range of plastics extrusion blow moulding accumulator die head machinery
22.10.2013 - Global leader in extrusion blow moulding equipment Graham Engineering Corp of York, PA, USA announces the expansion of their range of accumulator die head blow moulding machinery.
SIPA unveils 3rd generation SFR EVO3 stretch blow mould machine
14.10.2013 - World-leading manufacturer of PET stretch blow moulding machines, SIPA of Veneto, Italy has released the third generation SFR EVO³ machine designed for PET bottle manufacture.
IntraVis launches CapWatcher III for inspection of lightweight plastic closures
24.09.2013 - Leading global supplier of video inspection equipment, IntraVis Vision Systems of Germany has launched the CapWatcher III, a third generation inspection system designed specifically to inspect lightweight plastic closures.
New integrated dry production filling and packaging monoblock launched
18.09.2013 - OCME S.r.l will showcase their revolutionary new patented DryBlock system at their Parma Headquarters in September during their Open House.
HBM releases new large bottle version of high speed linear leak tester
27.08.2013 - ALPS (Air Logic Power Systems) of Wisconsin, USA has introduced the latest version of their successful Speed Glider high speed linear leak testers.
Krauss Maffei injection moulder chosen for automotive manufacturing development centre
30.07.2013 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany recently won the tender to supply an Injection Moulding Compounder (IMC) machine for the new Automotive Centre Sudwestfalen in Germany.
Cinpres releases unique Streamoulding technology for foamed injection moulded parts
06.06.2013 - Cinpres Gas Injection of Cheshire, England has entered into an agreement with the R&D factory UK to commercialise a new technology.
Krauss Maffei EX Series injection moulders manufacture medical infusion equipment for B.Braun Medical AG
27.05.2013 - Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany recently installed six EX Series full electric injection moulding machines at the Swiss site of B.Braun Medical AG for manufacturing medical in
Krauss Maffei celebrates 175th birthday
10.05.2013 - World-leading plastics processing machinery leader Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany recently celebrated their 175th birthday with their 4000 employees.
Avery Brewing Co. presses the start button on their new CoMac kegging line
30.04.2013 - World leading supplier of kegging, bottling and canning equipment, CoMac of Italy has recently installed a new kegging line for the Avery Brewing Co. of Boulder, Colorado USA.
OCME laser guided vehicles receive IMHX Safety Award
29.04.2013 - The UK branch of OCME S.r.l has received the 2013 IMHX (International Materials Handling Exhibition) Design 4 Safety Awards in the automation category for their Auriga laser g
Sauce filling is streamlined with Riggs Autopack’s depositors
09.04.2013 - Based in Lancashire UK, Riggs Autopack is a market leader in volumetric depositors, filling machines, transfer pumps and conveyor filling lines.
Benco Pack to install innovative packaging solution for Vietnam’s largest dairy
14.03.2013 - Benco Pack SpA will install a new form fill seal packaging line equipped with an Integrated Sleeve Applicator (ISA) for TH Milk Group, the largest dairy project in Vietnam.
Krauss Maffei WPC direct extrusion line chosen by leading French processor
07.03.2013 - Plastics machinery specialist Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany has recently installed a complete WPC (Wood Plastic Composite) direct extrusion line for Oceplast.
New Pharma bottle version of high speed linear leak tester available from HBM Plastics & Packaging Technologies
05.03.2013 - Air Logic Power Systems, represented in Oceania by HBM Plastics & Packaging Technologies, have released a new version of the Speed Glider high speed linear leak tester.
Food dips are flowing with Riggs Autopack’s automatic depositors and transfer pumps
28.02.2013 - Riggs Autopack of Lancashire, UK has recently installed an automatic depositor line and transfer pumps for Zorba Delicacies Ltd, an established UK manufacturer of chilled dips
Greiner releases new generation of profile extrusion machinery
27.02.2013 - Greiner Extrusion of Austria, a leading supplier of plastic profile extrusion tooling and machinery introduces a new generation of profile extrusion machinery called ‘RED.LINE’.
TechnoWrapp installs stretch wrapping machines in 50 countries in every continent
13.02.2013 - TechnoWrapp S.r.l. from Fonzaso, Italy celebrated an important company milestone with the installation of their stretch wrapping machines across every continent of the world i
IntraVis launches label inspection system for cylindrical plastic packages
12.02.2013 - IntraVis Vision Systems introduces the new IntraWatcher PVLC system, designed specifically for the quality control of labels on cylindrical unorientated containers.
New MAER rotary cutting machine for high speed production of PET large mouth containers
06.02.2013 - MAER S.A of Girona, Spain introduces a new high speed wide mouth PET jar cutting solution.
SIPA releases new low output PET bottle blowing machines
29.01.2013 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy has released a new line of stretch blow moulding machines specifically designed for emerging markets entering the PET bottle market.
CoMac installs kegging equipment for US craft brewer
23.01.2013 - Established global supplier of kegging, bottling and canning equipment, CoMac of Italy is currently installing a keg line for the Two Roads Brewing Company of Connecticut, USA.
AND&OR linear handle applicators for large PET bottles sell well in 2012
21.01.2013 - AND&OR announced that 2012 was a very successful year for their linear handle applicators, selling more than 50 units worldwide to a range of industry sectors.
SIPA’s ROBBY RACK for robotic racking of H&OD water containers
17.01.2013 - SIPA has updated its ROBBY RACK robot designed to handle large returnable bottles into racks for washing and refilling and storage.
Krauss Maffei doubles the size of Slovakia production facility
07.12.2012 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany has recently doubled the size of their production facility in Sucany, Slovakia.
SIPA develops unique cheese container for major cheese producer
06.12.2012 - Leading manufacturer of stretch blow moulding machines for the production of PET bottles, SIPA of Veneto, Italy worked closely with a major producer of Grana Padano cheese to develop a unique jar container for their cheese product.
Bradman Lake dominates Russian Tea Market with end load cartoners
30.11.2012 - End load cartoners from Bradman Lake Group (BLG) of Suffolk, UK are in demand from several well-known tea manufacturers around the world, helping the company gain extensive experience in tea packaging machinery.
Krauss Maffei spin-platen irons out costs
27.11.2012 - World-leading plastics processing machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany provided a cost-effective spin-platen injection moulding solution for their customer Rowenta-Werke’s production line in Lyon, France.
Hot fill beverage filling technology from SIPA
23.11.2012 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy has modified their Sincro TriBloc filling machines to enable hot fill for products such as juices with pulps as well as cold filled carbonated CSD drinks.
Upgrade options for Multi-Fill volumetric fillers
22.11.2012 - Multi-Fill Inc. of Utah, USA has released a number of upgrade options for their MPFSC-120 and MPFSH-75 volumetric filling machines.
18.9-litre PET bottles with recyclable handles from SIPA
15.11.2012 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy specialises in a range of stretch blow moulding machines for the production of PET bottles.
Soup filling solutions with Riggs Autopack’s fillers
09.11.2012 - Riggs Autopack of Lancashire, UK supplied UK organic food manufacturer Rod & Ben’s with a volumetric filling and lidding line for their award-winning range of soups.
Positive response to Krauss Maffei’s new GX Series injection moulding machines
05.11.2012 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany has received positive response to their new energy-efficient GX Series injection moulding machines.
IntraVis in-mould label inspection machinery improves in-line quality control
29.10.2012 - IML Watcher inspection machines from IntraVis Vision Systems of Germany are used in quality control applications for in-mould labelling of injection moulded and blow moulded products, particularly for decorated parts such as bottles, cups, lids and p
Krauss Maffei pipe head line helps produce multifunctional layered pipes
26.10.2012 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany offers customised solutions for plastic pipe manufacturers to produce complex plastic pipes with various functional layers.
Krauss Maffei machinery meets IKEA energy efficiency standards
22.10.2012 - World leading plastics processing machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany has delivered another CX 420-3500 injection moulding machine to Plast3 Srl of Veneto, Italy.
Riggs Autopack filling machinery now available in Oceania through HBM
16.10.2012 - Riggs Autopack announces the appointment of HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies as their sales and service partner in Oceania for their range of filling machinery.
Bradman Lake’s innovative packaging solutions on display at PackExpo
15.10.2012 - The Bradman Lake Group (BLG) of Suffolk, UK will showcase their innovative new DRT Robotic TopLoader at PackExpo to be held on October 28-31 in Chicago, USA.
IntraVis barrier inspection system on display at Pack Expo
12.10.2012 - IntraVis Vision Systems of Germany will showcase its EVOH barrier inspection system at the Pack Expo show to be held in Chicago, USA later this month.
McBrady compact container rinsers, sanitisers and cleaners on display at Pack Expo, USA
11.10.2012 - McBrady Engineering Company Inc. will display their ORBIT bottle cleaners and rinsers at Pack Expo to be held from 28th to 31st October, 2012 in Chicago, USA.
CoMac kegging equipment chosen by US craft brewer, Oskar Blues
08.10.2012 - CoMac has recently installed a keg line for the Oskar Blues Brewery of Longmont, Colorado, USA.
New monoblock for erecting and closing bag-in-box cases
05.10.2012 - Mondo & Scaglione of Canelli, Italy has recently released a monoblock for erecting and closing bag-in-box cases, typically used for wine casks.
The IntraVis Label Watcher Inspection machine from HBM Plastics & Packaging
02.10.2012 - The label quality control system features two industrial CCD cameras with lenses that are used to detect the label presence, identity, fit and rotation.
BencoPack releases innovative packaging solution for ice tea
01.10.2012 - BencoPack SpA recently installed a new fully aseptic packaging line equipped with an Integrated Sleeve Applicator (ISA) for a leading Italian beverage company.
Small parallel counter rotating twin screw extruder
26.09.2012 - KRAUSS Maffei Extrusion of Germany has released the KMD 35-26/L parallel counter rotating twin screw extruder for laboratory applications.
Mash potato flows with Riggs Autopack’s twin head depositors
20.09.2012 - Riggs Autopack of Lancashire UK is a leading supplier of volumetric depositors, filling machines, transfer pumps and conveyor filling lines to the food industry.
Precise pipe coiling with Graewe’s winding machines
17.09.2012 - Leading manufacturer of extrusion auxiliary equipment, Graewe of Germany offers a range of fully automatic winding machines for low to high speed extrusion lines.
Krauss Maffei plastic processing machinery chosen by large Eastern European manufacturer
11.09.2012 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany has been chosen to supply a range of machines and technologies to Azenco, a major construction company in Azerbaijan.
Bradman Lake Group celebrates 60 years in packaging machinery
10.09.2012 - Bradman Lake Group (BLG) of Suffolk, UK is celebrating 60+ years of manufacturing innovative packaging machinery.
Krauss Maffei releases small laboratory extruder
07.09.2012 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany has released the KMD 35-26/L parallel counter rotating twin screw extruder for laboratory applications.
CoMac represented by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies chosen for wine kegs
22.08.2012 - Italian wine manufacturers choose HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies CoMac for wine kegs
Krauss Maffei supplies extruders to produce reclaimed foam core pipe
20.08.2012 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany was recently approached by a Netherlands-based pipe manufacturer with a challenging project.
Krauss Maffei promotes large tonnage cleanroom technology with new injection moulding machine
16.08.2012 - Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany will promote the MX 850 ton clamp injection moulding machine at the Taipei Plas show to be held from 21 to 25 September in Taiwan.
New Krauss Maffei twin screw extruders for window profiles with recycled content
10.08.2012 - Krauss Maffei has released a new model of conical twin screw extruders that is designed to extrude profile cores and outer layers with a mix of virgin and recycled resin.
OCME acknowledged at Coca Cola Amatil New Zealand official opening
10.08.2012 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma, Italy was acknowledged at the recent official opening of Coca Cola Amatil’s upgrade of their Auckland plant.
West African pipe and profile manufacturer chooses Krauss Maffei profile extrusion lines
06.08.2012 - HBM Plastics supplier Krauss Maffei has announced that it has been chosen to supply two profile extrusion lines to a prominent plastic producer in West Africa.
CoMac kegging equipment chosen by US craft brewery
27.07.2012 - CoMac of Italy recently installed a keg line for the Karl Strauss Brewing Co. of San Diego, USA.
HBM Packaging Technologies' Xenos beverage systems popular among Dairy manufacturers
25.07.2012 - Xenos Aseptic Beverage Systems have been successful in South East Asia, receiving orders from two Dairy beverage manufacturers.
Unique PET bottle designs from SIPA
24.07.2012 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy recently worked with IDS Ukraine to develop a limited edition ball-shaped Morshinka branded mineral water bottle.
Double celebration for Krauss Maffei and HBM Plastics Technologies
23.07.2012 - Krauss Maffei celebrated the 30th anniversary of their Automation AG subsidiary operation and the supply of their 1000th robot.
SIPA releases new lightweight hot-fill PET bottles
17.07.2012 - SIPA has recently introduced a new range of 500ml hot-fill PET bottles called Bottless.
Gammaflux introduces new G24 hot runner temperature control system
02.07.2012 - Gammaflux Inc. of Virginia USA introduces the G24 hot runner temperature control system to their product range.
Perfect labels with the IntraVis Label Watcher inspection machine
28.06.2012 - The Label Watcher inspection machines from IntraVis Vision Systems of Germany are a popular range of label quality control systems offering high speed performance.
Reduce palletiser downtime with OCME pallet checkers
25.06.2012 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy presents a range of pallet checkers designed to improve palletiser performance and productivity.
Krauss Maffei improves wear resistance on twin screw extruders
22.06.2012 - World-leading plastics machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany is now offering an increased level of wear resistance for all parallel and conical twin screw extruders.
OCME palletisers improve logistics for large Italian wine bottler
01.06.2012 - OCME S.r.l. has recently installed a centralised palletising plant with packing lines for CAVIT S.C.
Raising the bar - New injection moulding machines from HBM Packaging and Plastic Technologies
21.05.2012 - Krauss Maffei raise the bar with NEW GX Series Injection Moulding Machines.
New SIPA linear blow moulders for wide mouth PET containers available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
30.04.2012 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies now stocks SIPA's new two stage SFL WM linear blow moulders, which are designed for wide mouth bottles and containers up to 10 litre capacity.
Upgraded SMV-3 servo drive silk screen printers released by Moss
23.03.2012 - Italian manufacturer of printing machinery Moss has announced an upgraded version of its SMV-3 silk screen printers, introducing a range of features that enhance the flexibility of the machines.
Krauss Maffei machinery chosen by Russian polyolefin sheet manufacturer for production line
20.03.2012 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany is currently installing a complete production line with a KME 150-36 B/V single screw extruder for Polytar, a major plastic manufacturer in the Russian Repub
Boutique beer can and bottle fillers from CoMac
08.03.2012 - CoMac of Italy has developed a new range of low speed can and glass bottle fillers designed specifically for the fast growing craft/ boutique beer market.
Moss to display MO 2062 dry offset closure printing machinery
02.03.2012 - Moss from Reggio Emilia, Italy will be demonstrating the MO 2062 dry offset closure printing machinery at their office from May.
Benco Pack to showcase updated aseptic form fill seal machine at Anuga FoodTec
01.03.2012 - Benco Pack SpA of Italy, a leading supplier of aseptic form fill seal machines will showcase their updated FFS Packline machine featuring a unique integrated sleeve applicator at the Anuga FoodTec sho
HBM offers ALPS NexGen rotary leak inspection systems
21.02.2012 - The new NexGen rotary leak inspection system from ALPS (Air Logic Power Systems) of Wisconsin, USA is designed for use in plastic bottle blow moulding, metal container, composite container and dispens
Moss to showcase new Digitube digital transfer machine at NPE 2012
20.02.2012 - Moss from Reggio Emilla, Italy will be showcasing the new Digitube digital transfer machine at the NPE 2012 International Plastics Exhibition in Orlando, USA from 1st April to 5th April.
SkinForm Technology Solutions by HBM Plastic Technologies
10.02.2012 - Krauss Maffei, one of the leading makers in plastic processing machinery have just invented manufacturing cell solutions for polyurethane
Krauss Maffei to showcase unique extrusion concepts at NPE
09.02.2012 - World-leading plastics machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany will showcase a range of extrusion concepts at the NPE 2012 International Plastics Exhibition in Orlando, USA fro
HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies announces new version of MACA's RRM10 aluminium cap redrawing machines
19.01.2012 - MACA Engineering has developed a new version of its RRM10 aluminium cap redrawing machines, which are now available locally from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Krauss Maffei all electric EX injection moulders now stocked by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
16.01.2012 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies now stocks all electric EX injection moulding machines, manufactured by Krauss Maffei for use in the manufacture of sterile medical goods.
SIPA stretch blow moulding machines supplied to large Russian bottled water manufacturer
12.01.2012 - Leading stretch blow moulding machine supplier SIPA, represented locally by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, is the preferred machinery provider for Russia's leading bottled water company.
Large European plastics packaging company chooses inspection machine from IntraVis Vision Systems
11.01.2012 - HBM supplier IntraVis Vision Systems of Germany has announced that it has secured a contract to supply sample pre-watcher inspection machines to a leading industrial plastic packaging group.
Krauss Maffei develops hybrid thermoforming injection moulding process for the automotive industry
10.01.2012 - World-leading plastics processing machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany has developed a hybrid thermoforming injection process in conjunction with Audi AG and Bond Laminates.
Irish automotive manufacturer installs another dual head blow moulding machine
05.01.2012 - Graham Engineering, represented by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies in Oceania, has installed another dual head blow moulding machine for Mergon Automotives.
Large PET containers by SIPA available from HBM Packaging
23.12.2011 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy has developed a range of 40-litre size PET containers for transporting water, beer, oils, detergents and chemicals.
Manukau Food Innovation Centre chooses Xenos Aseptic beverages systems
20.12.2011 - A Xenos X550PP aseptic bottle filling machine and tubular UHT pasteuriser were recently installed at the new Manukau Food Innovation Centre in Auckland, New Zealand.
CoMac supplies kegging equipment line to Grupo Modelo
19.12.2011 - Leading global supplier of kegging and bottling equipment, CoMac of Italy recently installed a complete keg line for the Grupo Modelo company at their brewery in Piedra Negras, Mexico.
Krauss Maffei expands production capacity in three countries
14.12.2011 - In order to meet global customer demand for its range of injection moulding machinery, Krauss Maffei has announced that it has expanded its production plants in Slovakia, China and Germany.
AUTEFA’s new versatile VacuGrip palletiser/depalletiser for lightweight plastic containers
08.12.2011 - AUTEFA Automation of Augsburg Germany has introduced a new VacuGrip technology designed specifically for palletising and depalletising operations in lightweight containers.
Krauss Maffei to supply BMW with new injection moulding machines
07.12.2011 - World leading plastics processing machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany has won an order from BMW to install a number of injection moulding machines in addition to reaction process an
New quick mould changeover system from SIPA for blow moulding machines
01.12.2011 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy has launched a new patented tool-free quick mould changeover system designed to reduce the time required to change a blow mould to less than a minute.
Sanofi Aventis installs 3 Kompass capping machines from HBM Packaging
17.11.2011 - These capping machines are ideal for use in sterile environments and are designed to be able to fit all types of screw caps, on even the most difficult closures.
Krauss Maffei showcases new vacuum degassing systems for twin screw extruder feed systems
14.11.2011 - World-leading plastics machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany showcased their new vacuum degassing systems for twin screw extruder feed systems (ZSFE) at the recent FAKUMA ex
TechnoWrapp pallet stretch wrapping machines now with integrated top sheet applicator
10.11.2011 - The Fonzaso, Italy-based TechnoWrapp S.r.l. has upgraded their advanced range of A800 and A800 4E automatic ring wrapping machines with an integrated top sheet applicator.
SIPA stretch blow moulding machines produce award-winning PET bottles
09.11.2011 - Stretch blow moulding machines from SIPA of Veneto, Italy were recently used for the production of the award winning bottles of Ramlösa mineral water by Carlsberg.
Krauss Maffei develops new technology for in-line production of PE-Xa pipes for hot water and gas
08.11.2011 - Plastics machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany has developed a special system technology for the production of PE-Xa pipes for heating systems and gas transmission.
Krauss Maffei celebrates a milestone with 36D single screw extruders
28.10.2011 - Leading plastics machinery specialist Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany recently celebrated a major milestone involving the sale of their 700th 36D single screw extruder.
Krauss Maffei launches new MX 650+ injection moulding machines
25.10.2011 - World-leading plastics machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany introduces their new high performance MX 650+ injection moulding machines designed to meet the needs of the packaging indu
Innovation Centre chooses Krauss Maffei pipe extrusion line
18.10.2011 - The Borouge Innovation (Laboratory) Centre has ordered a complete polyolefins (PO) pipe extrusion line from Krauss Maffei for its new Innovation Centre in Abu Dhabi to be installed by the end of 2011.
OCME installs a Pegasus robotic palletiser for Bundaberg Brewed Drinks
10.10.2011 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy has solved the end of line packaging challenges for Bundaberg Brewed Drinks with the installation of a Pegasus robotic palletiser with manipulator infeed.
Colombian drinks giant impressed with SIPA Sincro TriBloc blow moulding and filling machines
05.10.2011 - Global supplier of stretch blow moulding and filling machines, SIPA of Veneto has installed a Sincro TriBloc machine for a subsidiary of South American drinks giant, Ajegroup at their Bogota plant in
ALPS to showcase new SX Linear bottle leak inspection machine at Pack Expo
26.09.2011 - ALPS (Air Logic Power Systems) of Wisconsin, USA will showcase their new SX Linear bottle leak inspection machine at Pack Expo to be held in Las Vegas from the 26th to the 28th of September.
Krauss Maffei MX Injection Moulding machines a popular choice for Chinese TV Bezel and Car Windscreen manufacturers
19.09.2011 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies celebrates Kraus Maffei’s 10 years of success in the Chinese market.
Moss releases new ACCUR-8 screen printing machines for flexible tubes
14.09.2011 - ACCUR-8 silk screen printing machines recently introduced by Moss from Reggio Emilla, Italy for flexible tubes are designed to print in up to 9 colours.
World leader in PVC window profiles chooses Krauss Maffei profile extrusion line with conical extruders
23.08.2011 - A world-leading manufacturer of PVC window profiles, the Profine Group of Germany has placed an order for another profile extrusion line from Krauss Maffei.
BM125 Profile Brushing Machine available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
22.08.2011 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies presents Graewe’s BM125 Profile Brushing Machine, designed to produce patterns and roughing surfaces to plastic profiles made of WPC.
OCME supplies packaging, filling, handling and palletising systems in Saudi Arabia water market
19.08.2011 - Leading packaging, filling, handling and palletising systems supplier, OCME S.r.l. from Parma, Italy is planning to open a new branch in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to service the demand for their machinery,
Krauss Maffei to showcase injection moulding machines with energy efficient module at FAKUMA exhibition
18.08.2011 - World-leading plastics processing machinery specialist, Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany will showcase a range of injection moulding technologies featuring a new energy efficient module at the FAKUMA
Colimatic thermoforming machines available from HBM minimise packaging scrap
12.08.2011 - Leading manufacturer of thermoforming, sealing and vacuum packaging equipment, Colimatic of Chiari Italy offers a range of thermoforming machines designed to create minimal lateral film trim wastage.
Major pipe producers invest in Krauss Maffei high-efficiency QuickSwitch calibration system
05.08.2011 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany has recently installed complete pipe extrusion production lines for a large Belgian and German pipe manufacturer.
TechnoWrapp’s New B300 Stretch Wrapping Machines Wrap 130 Pallets per Hour
04.07.2011 - TechnoWrapp S.r.l. from Fonzaso Italy introduces a new range of stretch wrapping machines featuring an automatic rotary arm and patented ‘Syncro’ ring guide.
Krauss Maffei to supply 9 Large Tonnage Injection Moulding Machines for New US Plastic Crate Plant
10.06.2011 - Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany will supply 9 large tonnage injection moulding machines to Schoeller Arca Systems in the USA for their new production facility.
OCME Libra Fillers Chosen for High Speed Carapelli Edible Oil Production Line
07.06.2011 - OCME S.r.l. has successfully installed a Libra R5 filling line for Carapelli, Italy.
Krauss Maffei's EX 200-1400 and AX 350-1400HBM electric small injection moulding machines from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
06.06.2011 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies presents the new EX 200-1400 & the AX 350-1400HBM electric small injection moulding machines from Krauss Maffei.
Krauss Maffei’s New 36D Twin Screw Extruders Increase Pipe Throughput
03.06.2011 - World leader in plastics machinery Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany has introduced the new 36D single venting twin-screw extruders developed in conjunction with Wavin N.V.
OCME Wins Award for Supply of Packaging Machinery to Shell Tianjin China
01.06.2011 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy received an award for being an ‘Excellent Supplier’ from Shell Tianjin China following their supply of a complete filling line for their new lubricating oil packing line.
New BarcoVision Production Monitoring and Scheduling System available from HBM
09.05.2011 - BarcoVision, a global leader of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) has recently installed a PlantMaster production monitoring and scheduling system for Packages Ltd of Pakistan.
BarrierWatcher Inspection System for EVOH barrier multilayer thin-wall packaging from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
06.05.2011 - BarrierWatcher Inspection System from PBM minimised the challenges concerning even distribution of EVOH layers in plastic packaging.
Krauss Maffei introduces ZE 30 UTX Twin Screw Extruders
03.05.2011 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion has announced the release of its new ZE 30 UTX twin-screw extruders, available locally from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
OCME Showcases New Innovations for their Palletising Systems
28.04.2011 - OCME S.r.l. recently showcased a series of innovative improvements to their range of palletising systems at an Open House held in late February 2011 at their Parma premises.
Benco Pack Aseptic Form-Fill-Seal Machine Chosen for Agral’s Butter Production
13.04.2011 - Benco Pack SpA of Italy has supplied an aseptic form-fill-seal machine to Agral, a major Belgium butter manufacturing company for their range of 8-10 gram rectangle cup mini-portion butter products.
Lanfranchi release an Evolution Kit to upgrade existing bottle unscrambler machines
12.04.2011 - Lanfranchi, represented by HBM Packaging and Plastics Technologies, has released an Evolution Kit to upgrade existing Lanfranchi bottle unscrambler machines.
Sales success with cap quality inspection systems from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
05.04.2011 - CapWatcher II cap inspection systems have been developed by IntraVis Vision Systems of Germany, which is represented in Australia by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Bradman Lake Group Appoints HBM as their Agent in Oceania for Packaging Machinery
22.03.2011 - Bradman Lake Group (BLG) of Suffolk, UK has appointed HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies as their sales and service partner in Australia and New Zealand.
Graham Engineering Corp improve the efficiency of their extrusion blow moulding equipment
17.03.2011 - Graham Engineering Corp has invested in colour change technology for their extrusion blow moulding equipment, changing from pellet concentrates to liquid colour.
Multi-Fill Volumetric Filler available from HBM part of US$5 Million Upgrade at Sandridge
11.03.2011 - Multi-Fill Inc. of Utah USA has supplied their filler equipment to Sandridge Food Corporation in Ohio as part of the latter’s US$5 million upgrade project.
New Internal Pipe Cooling System available from HBM Boosts Productivity in PO Pipe Extrusion
04.03.2011 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion has introduced a new system for internal pipe cooling (IPC) that significantly reduces the initial cost and space requirements for new Polyolefin (PO) pipe extrusion lines.
Johnson & Johnson’s Thailand Chooses McBrady ORBIT Bottle Cleaners and Rinsers
01.03.2011 - Two ionised air ORBIT bottle cleaners and rinsers from McBrady Engineering Company Inc., Illinois USA have been recently installed for Johnson & Johnson’s, Thailand.
ALPS in-line container leak inspection equipment available through HBM
25.02.2011 - ALPS (Air Logic Power Systems) of USA, leaders in in-line container leak inspection equipment, have appointed HBM Plastics Technologies as their sales representative in Oceania.
GEC Blow Moulders Chosen by US Manufacturer of Traffic Safety Devices
15.02.2011 - Graham Engineering Corp (GEC) of York, PA, USA recently installed two extrusion blow moulding machines for TrafFix Devices Inc. in the USA.
Bencopack Aseptic Form Fill Seal Machines available from HBM
10.02.2011 - Benco Pack SpA, manufcaturer's of aseptic form fill seal machines, are represented in Australia by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Krauss Maffei injection moulding machinery chosen by European automotive components supplier
04.02.2011 - Krauss Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have been selected to equip a European automotive components supplier with automotive injection moulding machinery.
Krauss Maffei install injection moulding machines for German designer plastics processor
03.02.2011 - Krauss Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have recently installed 11 injection moulding machines for Koziol - a German plastics processor.
SIPA Berchi stretch blow moulding machine used for lightweight edible oil packaging
28.01.2011 - SIPA Berchi of Veneto, a global manufacturer of stretch blow moulding machines for the production of PET bottles, have installed a SIPA SincroBloc system for a Spanish edible oil producer.
Krauss Maffei continuous insulated pipe extrusion technology available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
21.12.2010 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion have experienced a positive demand for their continuous foam insulated pipe technology which can be used for a range of applications such as air-conditioning lines.
Neue Herbold’s New Pipe Shredders for Thick Wall Plastic Pipes available from HBM
13.12.2010 - Neue Herbold has introduced the new HZR 1300/4 pipe shredders for the plastics industry.
HBM’s Extrusion Blow Moulding Equipment with Accumulator Die Heads Enable Rapid Colour Changeover
30.11.2010 - A new range of accumulator die heads enables manufacturers to save money through rapid colour and material changes in extrusion blow moulding processes.
Krauss Maffei’s New Injection Moulding Machine uses Cleanroom Technology to save Production Costs in Medical Sector
26.11.2010 - Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany recently introduced a CleanForm version of their injection moulding machines that employs cleanroom technology to reduce production costs.
OCME Packaging Machinery available from HBM chosen for William Grant Distillery
24.11.2010 - OCME Altair and OCME Orion packaging machinery from OCME S.r.l., Italy have been successfully installed for the William Grant distillery in Scotland.
SIPA’s New SFR 6 EVO Rotary PET Blow Moulders available from HBM
17.11.2010 - A new range of high performance rotary blow moulders has been introduced by SIPA of Veneto, Italy, designed for the production of PET, PLA, OPP and multilayer bottles.
Gammaflux Introduces Software Enhancements to their TTC Hot Runner Temperature Control Systems
16.11.2010 - Gammaflux Inc. unveiled several software enhancements in their line of TTC hot runner temperature control systems at the K 2010 Plastics Show held recently in Germany.
HBM offers New ColorForm Technology from Krauss Maffei for High-Gloss Surfaces on Plastic Parts
15.11.2010 - Krauss Maffei introduces their new ColorForm technology designed to create high-gloss surfaces in a single process cycle for injection moulded plastic parts.
Moss’ New Dry Offset Closure Printing Machines Available from HBM
28.10.2010 - Italian manufacturer Moss has recently launched a new range of automatic rotary machines designed for dry offset printing up to 4 colours on bottle screw-caps.
OCME Packaging Machines available from HBM chosen for New Bluetongue Brewery
27.10.2010 - OCME ALTAIR and OCME VEGA packaging machines have recently been installed and commissioned by OCME S.r.l. for the new Bluetongue Brewery that was recently opened in Warnervale near Sydney.
SIPA Hot-Fill Bottles without Vacuum Absorption Panels available from HBM
25.10.2010 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies supplies a new line of hot-fill bottles recently introduced by SIPA of Veneto, Italy, for the production of PET bottles.
HBM offers New Injection Moulding Machines from Krauss Maffei
18.10.2010 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies offers a new line of injection moulding machines from Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany that is opening the doors to new applications for plastic components.
HBM Supplies Energy-Saving EcoPac Insulating Sleeves from Krauss Maffei
13.10.2010 - EcoPac insulating sleeves designed for energy-saving thermoplastics processing are available from Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany, a world leader in plastics machinery.
Krauss Maffei Develops Injection Moulded CoverForm Scratchproof Coatings
21.09.2010 - Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany, a world leader in plastics machinery is represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Casa Della Pasta Increases Output with Multi-Fill Automatic Volumetric Filler
13.09.2010 - Multi-Fill Inc. of Utah USA has successfully installed an automatic volumetric filler for a large Victorian food manufacturer, Casa Della Pasta at their Thomastown facility.
Krauss Maffei twin screw extruder chosen for bio-degradable plastics development project
27.08.2010 - A Krauss Maffei twin screw extruder was recently supplied to the Belgium research centre ‘Materia Nova’ for use on a research and development project into biodegradable plastics.
Palletising machines with layer forming manipulators for multipacks and fragile products, from HBM Packaging Technologies
26.08.2010 - OCME S.R.L, has released a range of palletising machines with layer forming systems that use manipulators, designed to handle fragile products and multipacks.
Krauss Maffei’s Extrusion Machinery Produces PP-R Fibre-Composite and PP Foamcore Pipes
20.08.2010 - Krauss Maffei is represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
New automatic ring stretch wrapping machines available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
12.08.2010 - TechnoWrapp S.r.l. has recently announced an enhancement in the design and manufacturer of their A800 and A800 4E automatic ring stretch wrapping machines for stretch wrapping palletised loads.
Cinpres Technology Doubles Production Output for Customer
09.08.2010 - Cinpres Gas Injection is represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
BarcoCIM Computer Integrated Manufacturing System for Production and Quality Control Monitoring
02.08.2010 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies offers BarcoCIM, the Computer Integrated Manufacturing system that is proving to be a popular worldwide choice for production and quality control monitoring.
Colimatic Packaging Machinery now available from HBM Packaging Technologies
14.07.2010 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies will now represent Colimatic of Chari Italy for their comprehensive range of packaging machinery in Oceania.
OCME VEGA HT Tray-Shrink Packer from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
06.07.2010 - OCME S.r.l. is represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
OCME Altair Wrap Around Case Packer from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
05.07.2010 - OCME S.r.l., a world leader in packaging, filling, handling and palletising systems for the consumer products industry is represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Inspection systems for PET beverage preform production
22.06.2010 - Sample PreWatcher inspection machine for preforms inspects the geometric preform characteristics, including measuring the length, diameter and wall thickness.
New stand up pouch packaging machinery from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies used for UHT dairy drinks
08.06.2010 - ProAseptic Technologies of Barcelona Spain is a well know manufacturer of innovative soft packaging machinery for aseptically filled food and beverages products.
Krauss Maffei EX injection moulding machine, available from HBM Packaging & Plastics
01.06.2010 - Krauss Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have installed an all-electric EX series injection moulding machine for Bernhard Kneifel Werkzeugbau GmbH.
Krauss Maffei Injection Moulding machinery chosen BMW range
12.05.2010 - ConiTech AG,have utilised CX Injection Moulding machinery from Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany, to produce lightweight transmission cross beams.
KMD 43 K/P conical profile extruders available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
04.05.2010 - Available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, Krauss-Maffei conical profile extruders are robust and flexible and require minimum maintenance.
New lightweight bottle neck designs for PET bottles released by SIPA
03.05.2010 - Specialists in stretch blow moulding machines for producing PET bottles, SIPA, have released new lightweight bottle neck designs suitable for water, carbonated soft drinks, and hot-fill containers.
DP Packaging Technology chosen by popular Italian Tissue Manufacturer
27.04.2010 - DP Packaging from Italy, an innovative manufacturer of tissue packaging lines, has installed two new bundling and wrapping lines, for Roto Cart, a manufacturer of Tissue products in Italy.
Packaging Technologies’ pressure crimper available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
22.04.2010 - Packaging Technologies, KP Aerofill of Davenport, IA, USA has announced the release of a new pressure crimper that has been specifically designed for BOV (bag-on-valve) technology.
Carlo Migliavacca release new Triplex 240 piston action dosers available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
26.03.2010 - Carlo Migliavacca, available from HBM, have recently released the Triplex 240 Automatic volumetric Piston Action Dosers for mixed products.
Krauss Maffei machinery, represented by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, doubles Brazilian pipe processors capacity
22.03.2010 - World leader in plastics machinery, Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany, has recently installed five new pipe extrusion lines in Corr Plastik Industrial Ltd's new plant in north east Brazil.
Benco Pack Aseptic Form Fill Seal Machine chosen by Nestle China
10.03.2010 - Benco Pack SpA of Italy, have been chosen by Nestle China to supply an aseptic form-fill-seal machine for their new range of UHT milk cream mini portions.
The new ITVE – MRR machine, available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
03.03.2010 - MACA Engineering has released a new high speed slitting – folding machine for cutting the tamper evident band and folding the inner flap of plastic closures.
SIPA linear blow moulding machine chosen in South Africa
25.02.2010 - These blow moulding machines will produce four different hot fill bottle designs / sizes and produce bottles that are strong and recyclable.
SIPA-Berchi Beverage fillers now available in Australia
17.02.2010 - SIPA Berchi of Veneto, Italy, a manufacturere of Stretch Blow Moulding Machines for the production of PET bottles, now have a comprehensive range of high performance Beverage processing and filling machinery.
Krauss Maffei PUR coating technology chosen for BMW’s 5 Gran Turismo Series
11.02.2010 - Fischer Automotive Systems GmbH, processors of plastic automotive systems, have adopted a new technology, called DirectSkinning, from Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany, a world leader in plastics machin
Leading sports goods manufacturer selects Krauss Maffei Extruder
03.02.2010 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany, a leader in plastics machinery has supplied Framas Kunststofftechnik GmbH, with a ZE 2.5 A UTXi twin screw extruder.
Solution for continuous production of foam insulated pipe now available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
02.02.2010 - World leaders in plastics machinery, Krauss Maffei Extrusion, have created a complete system for the continuous production of foam insulated pipes, which can integrate different plastic processes.
Multi-fill upgrade semi automatic filling machines from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
18.12.2009 - Multi-Fill have recently upgraded their MPFMP 60 semi automatic filling machines, available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, to include some features that were previously only available on
MX Injection Moulding Machine range available from HBM
09.12.2009 - Krauss Maffei of Munich Germany, a leader in plastics machinery has developed the MX Injection Moulding Machine range with clamping forces ranging from 800 to 5,400 tonnes.
SIPA’s 30L stackable PET container for edible oil, available from HBM Packaging
20.11.2009 - SIPA have released a new SFL2 Linear Blow Moulder, available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, which has the capacity to produce up to 30 litre stackable PET containers.
New Krauss Maffei MX machine from HBM Packaging chosen for Ford’s Saarlouis plant in Germany
19.11.2009 - Krauss-Maffei GmbH of Munich Germany installed a KraussMaffei MX 4000-24500 in September 2009, in Ford’s plant in Saarlouis, Germany, where it is producing bumpers for the new passenger car models Focus, Focus ST, C-MAX and Kuga.
New TechCentre strengthens Krauss Maffei’s position in Asia
13.11.2009 - World leader in plastics machinery, Krauss Maffei of Germany, has opened a new TechCentre for reaction process machinery in Shanghai, China.
Krauss Maffei supply special pipe extrusion line to Tyco Germany
06.11.2009 - Krauss-Maffei GmbH Extrusion of Munich Germany, have supplied a pipe extrusion line to Tyco Electronics plant located in Ottobrunn Germany.
Krauss Maffei provide a complete solution for direct extrusion of mineral filled PP Pipe, available from HBM
06.11.2009 - Krauss-Maffei, have supplied a complete extrusion line for direct extrusion of highly filled Polypropylene pipe, to Hamza Industries of Egypt, who are specialists in the sanitary equipment market.
Krauss Maffei hit the ‘milestone 100th Duroset machine sale to MKW with a CX Duroset Injection Moulding Machine
28.10.2009 - Krauss-Maffei GmbH of Munich Germany has recently installed the 100th CX Duroset injection moulding machine at Austrian plastics processor MKW
Krauss Maffei twin-screw ZE compounding extruders from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
16.10.2009 - Krauss Maffei ZE 40A x 50D UTXi Twin screw extruders are available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
New pure lead batteries for OCME Auriga Laser Guided Vehicles available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
15.10.2009 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy, have announced the release of a new technology thin plate pure lead battery for their range of Auriga Laser Guided Vehicles.
Specialist tissue machinery manufacturer now represented in Oceania
08.10.2009 - DP Packaging Technology, based in Anzola, Italy, who manufacture wrapping and bundling machinery exclusively for the tissue packaging market are now represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging Technology.
Compact container rinsers, sanitisers and cleaners now available in Oceania
28.09.2009 - The ORBIT Bottle Cleaners & Rinsers from McBrady Engineering Company Inc. Illinois USA are now available in Oceania.
New coil fed cutting & inserting wadding machine from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
04.09.2009 - MACA Engineering, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastic Technologies, has released a new design of coil-fed, cutting and inserting wadding machines for plastic and metal caps/closures.
First Krauss Maffei ‘eco friendly’ foam board extrusion line installed in China
19.08.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion have successfully installed the first Krauss Maffei Berstorff ZE75/KE250 ‘foam-tandem’ line to a Chinese Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) producer.
Lanfranchi launches a new rotative unscrambler system for difficult to handle PET preforms
12.08.2009 - LANFRANCHI of Italy, have developed a new rotative unscrambler twister for PET preform handling which has been designed to unscramble difficult to handle PET preforms, such as those that have the neck
Krauss Maffei PP-R hot water pipe system chosen by Turish plastics processor
07.08.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany have recently installed two new PP Pipe line systems together with ten new KMD 114-26/P profile extruders to IBG Pakplastik in Istanbul, Turkey’s largest plastic processor.
Energy savings & reduced carbon footprint with the rotary wheel extrusion blow moulding machine from Graham Engineering
05.08.2009 - Graham Engineering has recently highlighted the advantages of their Rotary Wheel Blow Moulding Machine, with studies that confirm energy savings and significantly reduced carbon footprint, as compared
New dual drive conveyor belt system available from HBM Packaging and Plastics Technologies
03.08.2009 - Multi-Fill Inc. have announced the release of their new dual drive conveyor belt system that has been specifically designed for positive traction of the belt.
OCME VEGA Shrink wrappers chosen as the solution to PZ Cussons challenging packaging project in the UK
31.07.2009 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy, a world leader in packaging, filling, handling and palletising systems for the consumer products industry, have recently installed two of their VEGA Shrink Wrapping machi
GAMMAFLUX introduces new line of temperature control systems for sequential valve-gate plastic hot runner applications
16.07.2009 - Gammaflux, a leading supplier of Plastics Injection Mould Hot Runner Temperature Control Systems, has introduced a new line of products specifically designed for sequential valve gate hot runner applications.
Krauss Maffei - providing new options for Wood-Plastic-Composite profile extrusion, available from HBM Packaging and Plastic Technologies
10.07.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany – have had notable sales success for WPC (Wood Plastic Composite) profile extrusion machinery, supplying approximately 30 plus systems since the technology w
Lanfranchi’s unscrambler/orientator for feeding odd bottles into filling lines
07.07.2009 - Lanfranchi of Italy, have developed a duo block and super block puck feeder machine for bottling lines with frequent and continuous changeover operations and for bottles with unusual and unstable geometry.
SIPA Solutions develop containers for new product line of sunflower oil available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
18.06.2009 - SIPA Solutions have assisted Atkarsky Mez to expand Atkarsky Mez new product line of sunflower oil. The new product line of sunflower oil is available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Intravis CrownWatcher for the perfect closure/cap fitment
16.06.2009 - Intravis Vision Systems of Germany has released the CrownWatcher – an automated vision inspection system which ensures that closures are perfectly applied to bottles/jars.
SIPA’s solution for one way recyclable PET beer kegs
15.06.2009 - SIPA of Italy, a global leader of PET Stretch Blow Moulding Machines for the production of PET bottles, are offer machines that can produce 15, 20, 30 & 40 litre PET kegs.
HBM Packaging Technologies Supplies Single Cup Coffee Systems from Oystar Packaging Technologies
15.06.2009 - HBM Packaging Technologies represents Oystar Packaging Technologies, an USA company, in Oceania. Machineries from Oystar Packaging Technologies are used in Keurig’s Single Cup Gourmet Coffee Systems.
IntraVis SpotWatcher video inspection systems from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technology
11.06.2009 - Recently released by IntraVis Vision Systems and available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technology the SpotWatcher is an automated video inspection system that detects contamination in bottles on a production filling line.
Krauss Maffei adjustable calibration sleeves available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
04.06.2009 - Krauss-Maffei have released a range of adjustable calibration sleeves in order for plastic pipe producers to minimise the number of tooling dies. With the adjustable calibration sleeves, 4 to 5 SDR classes can be covered with only one sleeve. Krauss-
DSM Group endorse Krauss Maffei ZE Basic compounding extruder available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
27.05.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have received a report from Jos Janssen of DSM Research, who has spent the past 18 months testing the Krauss Maffei ZE Basic extruder series. According to Jos J
New tray erector with 100 percent folding accuracy
22.05.2009 - HBM Packaging Technologies, who represent OYSTAR A+F of Kirchlengern, Germany, have announced the release of a new servo-controlled ‘Baseline’ tray erector, which has 100% folding accuracy.
Multi-fill chosen by one of the UK’s largest producers of frozen meals
21.05.2009 - Multi-Fill Inc. of Utah USA , have recently completed a successful installation of filling machinery for Headland Food, one of the UK’s largest producers of frozens ready meals.
Bencopack Aseptic Form Fill Seal Machine chosen for new innovative chilled dessert
21.05.2009 - Gran Soleil, a revolutionary ‘ready- to –freeze’ dessert product, is stored at room temperature, and after a quick shake and eight hours in the freezer, it becomes a delicious dessert, somewhere between an ice-cream and sorbet.
Drying solutions for processing PLA resin offered by UnaDyn
19.05.2009 - Una-Dyn from Woodbridge, Virginia USA, a specialized supplier of materials drying and handling equipment have resolved the issues associated with the pre-drying of PLA (Polyactic Acid) resin prior to processing PLA extruded sheets used for thermoform
Composite Extruded Profiles for automotive applications increasing
14.05.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany have developed an innovative line concept for the production of 2-component window profiles made of PP and TPE-V.
Krauss Maffei Extrusion die for foamed insulation boards available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
24.04.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany have developed a new wide extrusion die for foam insulation boards with a width of 1,200mm. Krauss-Maffei are represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plast
Pack Service install multi-packer machine for Laiterie du Climont
10.04.2009 - Pack Service, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging Technologies, have installed a multi-packer machine for Laiterie du Climont. Laiterie du Climont required a cost-effective multi-packing machine that would fully automate the product infeed and pa
IntraVis Vision Systems appoint HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies as sales and service partner
09.04.2009 - IntraVis Vision Systems have announced the appointment of HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies as their sales and service partner in Australia and New Zealand for their range of in-line vision inspection systems. IntraVis Vision Systems installed a
Krauss-Maffei in-mould coating systems available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
07.04.2009 - Krauss-Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, offer the new protective coating technology for injection moulded clear parts for commercial applications.
Krauss Maffei sell MX injection moulding machine to Hans Brunner
06.04.2009 - Krauss-Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies have sold a 2,300 Tonne Krauss Maffei MX injection moulding machine to Hans Brunner to assist them in expanding their pro
HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies release new OCME low–energy shrink-wrapping tunnel
03.04.2009 - OCME S.r.l., Italy, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have released the new low-energy, shrink-wrapping tunnel, which will save money and reduce the overall carbon footprint of their high speed shrink-wrap equipment ran
Krauss Maffei Extrusion 36D twin-screw extruders available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
26.03.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, worked with Wavin to develop a new 36D twin-screw, single venting extruder, which is engineered to process PVC pipe formulations efficiently. The new 36D twin-s
Krauss Maffei KM 420–1900/700 C W SpinForm machine available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
13.03.2009 - Krauss-Maffei, Germany, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, worked with Veeser Plastic-Werk to provide a solution to increase efficiency and productivity for 2 Component p
Krauss Maffei twin-screw extruders eliminate problems in usage of natural fibres for plastics extrusion
09.03.2009 - Krauss Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have worked with the Hanover University of Applied Sciences, to develop a twin-screw extruder that eliminates the proble
MPFMP-060 filling machine available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
06.03.2009 - Multi-Fill, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have announced the successful testing of the MPFMP-060 filling machine. They used MPFMP-060 filling machine for new applica
Moss to showcase MO 2062 automatic rotary machine and SMV-3 silk-screen printing machine at Plast 09
05.03.2009 - Moss from Reggio Emilla, Italy, and represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, will showcase the new MO 2062 automatic rotary machine for the dry-offset, printing up to four colours on top of bottle screw-caps at Plast 09. The M
Krauss Maffei Extrusion supply KME 90-36 and KME 60-36 single screws extruders to Egeplast
04.03.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, worked with Egeplast, to supply a high speed PE pipe production line, which can produce 3-l
Krauss Maffei use IMC technology for fabrication of automotive interior acoustic panels
13.02.2009 - Krauss Maffei, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have developed a solution for the fabrication of automotive interior acoustic panels.
BarcoVision’s EnergyMaster system available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
04.02.2009 - BarcoVision, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have announced the release of the ‘EnergyMaster’ module for their MES systems, which have the ability to map different energy consumptions (electricity, gas, compressed air
Krauss Maffei Extrusion supply QuickSwitch line to Wavin Hardenberg
03.02.2009 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, are chosen by Netherlands pipe manufacturer, Wavin Hardenberg, to supply a complete QuickSwitch line, for the production of PVC pipes. The Qu
SIPA Smartcoat industrial coating system available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
29.01.2009 - SIPA of Veneto, Italy, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have developed PET stretch blow moulding machines for the production of PET bottles. SIPA have developed Smartcoat, an industrial coating system, suitable for pro
Krauss Maffei’s LRX linear robots available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
23.01.2009 - Krauss-Maffei GmbH, represented by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have released a new LRX series of linear robots for injection moulding machines. The linear robots have been designed to maximise the price/performance ratio, offering more sca
Neue Herbold’s ZM pulveriser range available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
18.11.2008 - Neue Herbold, Reihen, Germany, are involved in the production of size reduction machinery such as granulators (pipe and profile), grinders, pulverisers, screw-shredders, bale-breaker, hammer mills, shredders, polystyrene-shredders and guillotines.
Optimal processing of PVC pipes with 36D single vented twin screw extruders available from HBM Plastics Technologies
12.11.2008 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich, Germany are represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies have announced the release of a new 36D twin screw extruder range with single venting as a result of a joint development in collaboration w
The SM Granulator, made available by HBM Packaging and Plastics Technologies
05.11.2008 - The SM Granulator is a heavy duty granulator range, which can process large headwaste lumps and purgings, large profiles, thick walled pipes and other extreme wall thickness items.
AX series of Injection Moulding machines available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
06.10.2008 - Krauss Maffei of Munich, Germany, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have launched a new AX series of fully electric Injection Moulding machines from 50 to 350 Tonnes clamp.
SIAD Macchine Impianti's PET-blowing compressors available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
16.09.2008 - SIAD Macchine Impianti, represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, have modified the Tempo range of PET-blowing compressors, to produce 75dB(A) at 1 metre in any direction.
Krauss-Maffei Extrusion’s plastic profile extrusion systems available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
11.09.2008 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies provide distribution services for a range of plastic profile extrusion systems manufactured by Krauss Maffei Extrusion of Munich.
EasyPal PET bottle palletisers from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
28.08.2008 - HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies offer sales and distribution services for a range of EasyPal PET bottle palletisers manufactured by Zecchetti.
US Juice manufacturer uses Graham Engineering’s GEC Wheel Technology
27.08.2008 - Graham Engineering Corporation (GEC), USA, represented by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies in Oceania, have recently been selected by a major US Juice manufacturer to assist with substantial restructure of their manufacturing plant.
Krauss Maffei Extrusion’s PVC foam-core pipes available from HBM Plastics Technologies
19.08.2008 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion has launched its foam-core pipe line series, which is available from its Oceania distributor HBM Plastics Technologies.
Easy Pal pet bottle palletiser from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
14.08.2008 - Zecchetti s.r.l of Italy have sold over 150 Easy Pal’s worldwide since the product was launched in 2004. Zecchetti s.r.l. are represented in Oceania by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies.
Rotary Redrawing Machines from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
13.08.2008 - MACA Engineering have released their new generation Rotary Redrawing Machines for 2nd and 3rd draw incorporating 12 punches. MACA Engineering is represented in Oceania by HBM Plastic Technologies.
Oystar A+F's pick and packaging range available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
12.08.2008 - Oystar A+F Setline Multitask pick and place sleever, available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies, comes with a sorting function.
Plastic bottle extrusion blow moulding machinery from HBM Plastics and Packaging Technology
04.08.2008 - Graham Engineering Corporation (GEC) of York, PA, USA, has accepted its third annual Innovator Award in 2008, from Control Design, an US publication. GEC is represented by HBM Plastics and Packaging Technology in Oceania.
Iceni Water selects OCME for UK bottling plant
21.07.2008 - The bottling plant of Iceni Water was entirely designed by OCME, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies. The plant was fitted with OCME equipment.
Filling machines for delicate foods from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
16.06.2008 - Multi-Fill of Utah (USA), has recently sold a MPFSC-120-01 filling machine to a customer in the US who had a delicate product to fill – jelly cubes.
Pet Stretch Blow Moulding Machines from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
11.06.2008 - Sipa of Veneto, Italy is a provider of Pet Stretch Blow Moulding Machines for the production of Pet bottles and has developed light-weighting technologies for hot fill Pet bottles used in the juice, tea, isotonic and flavoured water markets.
Sipa Pet Blow moulders from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
14.02.2008 - Sipa of Veneto, Italy has appointed HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies as its sales and service partner in Australia and New Zealand for its range of Pet bottle Stretch Blow Moulding Machines.
New range of injection moulding machines from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
21.11.2007 - Krauss-Maffei GmbH of Munich Germany has released a new ClassiX series of injection moulding machines, which it unveiled at the recent KShow in Germany.
Injection mould hot runner temperature control systems from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
20.11.2007 - Gammaflux offers a range of injection mould hot runner temperature controller systems which are designed to anticipate temperature changes, sense wiring and heater problems and react instantly to avoid serious mould damage.
Altair Wraparound case packers from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
02.11.2007 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy, in collaboration with their local partner HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies has released a new series of Altair Wraparound case packers which can reach speeds of up to 100 cartons per minute.
Coca Cola Amatil chooses OCME packers for beverage lines in Australia & New Zealand
17.09.2007 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy, in collaboration with their local partner HBM Packaging Technologies, reported that they have sold several high speed packaging systems to Coca Cola Amatil for their bottling sites in Australia and New Zealand.
Polyurethane insulated pipe from Krauss Maffei
17.08.2007 - Krauss Maffei Extrusion Munich, a Global leader in extrusion technology, report significant interest with their new development for the continuous manufacture of insulated (PU foamed) pipe.
MPFMP-060 semi-automatic pocket filler available from HBM Packaging and Plastics Technologies
05.06.2007 - MPFMP-060 semi-automatic pocket filler dispenses clean, accurate portions of a wide range of ‘difficult-to-fill’ products, such as cooked rice, cooked pastas (short and long varieties), cut vegetables and fruit, prepared salads as well as other produ
Shot-Pot extrusion blow moulders available from HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies
23.05.2007 - Graham Engineering Corporation (GEC) of York, PA, USA has recently released shot-pot technology which delivers further benefits in the cost competitive market sector of lightweight dairy (milk) bottle manufacturing.
Lanfranchi and HBM to supply a pet Bottle Unscrambler to Kraft Foods
12.03.2007 - Lanfranchi, in collaboration with its local partner HBM Plastics and Packaging Technologies, has won the tender to supply a pet Bottle Unscrambler to Kraft Foods in Port Melbourne.
HBM Plastics and Lanfranchi to supply a Pet bottle Unscrambler to Kraft Foods
09.03.2007 - Lanfranchi of Parma Italy, in collaboration with their local partner HBM Plastics & Packaging Technologies, has recently won the tender to supply a Pet Bottle Unscrambler to Kraft Foods in Port Melbourne.
Krauss-Maffei’s 36D twin-screw extruders from HBM Plastics Technologies
28.02.2007 - Manufacturers can significantly reduce feedstock costs for PVC pipe by increasing filler content. Krauss-Maffei’s 36D twin-screw extruders have proved successful in processing highly-filled formulations.
The European Patent Office approves patent of Benco Pack’s Form-Fill-Seal sleeve label application
30.01.2007 - Benco Pack SpA of Italy has released that the patent for its integrated Form-Fill-Seal sleeve label application has been fully approved by the European Patent Office as of 18th October 2006 (European Patent Nr. 1587736).
Legend series L200 horizontal cartoner
09.11.2006 - R.A. Jones & Co. Inc., has launched the new Legend series L200 (entry level) horizontal cartoner, which is available as HL (hand load) or alternatively with Auto product load systems.
Krauss - Maffei Economiser for IMM's
26.10.2006 - Krauss-Maffei GmbH of Munich, Germany, has released the development of their new KM-Economiser unit, which enables plastics processors to make significant savings on their electricity bills, while also making an active contribution towards pollution
Tradition and innovation at Emballage
27.09.2006 - OCME has been a key player in the bottling industry for half a century with more than 10,000 machinery items sold worldwide. The range of equipment includes depalletisers, fillers for drinks and viscous liquids, shrinkwrappers, wrap-around packers, p
Lower cost option available for jars
21.08.2006 - Maer trimmers are now available as a cost competitive solution for the production of wide mouth PET jars. Typically the costs to produce a wide mouth jar in PET is prohibitive as large diameters, such as 75mm plus, involve large preform moulds with l
Kompass to be represented in Australia by HBM
14.08.2006 - KOMPASS SRL of Roverbella, Milan has appointed HBM Packaging Technologies as their sales and service partner in Australia and New Zealand for their range of capping and rinsing/blowing machines for beverage bottles. HBM sees the Kompass range of capp
Polyolefin pipe die head
14.07.2006 - KRAUSS-Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany has released a new 'Spiral Distributor Pipe Die Head' for the production of polyolefin pipes. Available through HBM Plastics Technologies, the range of nine die heads is capable of producing poly pipe from 10
New accumulator die head technology
04.07.2006 - Graham Engineering Corporation (formerly GMG) of York, PA, USA have released a new accumulator die head design which significantly reduces the time and material wastage associated with colour changeovers experienced by Extrusion Blow Moulders (EBMs)
Significant cost savings
19.06.2006 - Graham Engineering Corporation (formerly GMG) of York, PA, USA have released a new accumulator die head design which significantly reduces the time and material wastage associated with colour changeovers experienced by Extrusion Blow Moulders (EBMs)
Cost-effective alternative to metal cans
06.06.2006 - GRAHAM Engineering Corporation (GEC), represented in Australia by HBM Plastics & Packaging Technologies, has designed an innovative solution for the production of blow-moulded wide mouth plastic containers with barrier properties.
HBM appointed Graham Engineering distributor
18.05.2006 - GRAHAM Engineering Corporation (GEC) has announced the appointment of HBM Plastics Technologies as its sales and service partner in Australia and New Zealand for GEC’s range of extrusion blow moulding technologies.
HBM to represent Graham Engineering Corporation (USA)
15.05.2006 - GRAHAM Engineering Corporation (formerly GMG) from the USA has appointed HBM Plastics Technologies as their sales and service partner in Australia and New Zealand for their range of extrusion blow moulding technologies.
Easy to open shrink film tool
20.01.2006 - OCME S.r.l. of Parma, Italy, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, has refined their innovative tooling system that can be applied on new and existing shrinkwrappers to achieve packages with an easy to open film option.
Filling up on sealers
20.01.2006 - Cost of labour is not the only factor driving automation of filling and sealing functions. Arjun Ramachandran writes for Packaging on how this machinery is contributing to product integrity and brand promotion.
Electric injection-moulding machines
06.12.2005 - KRAUSS-Maffei GmbH, represented in Australia by HBM Plastics & Packaging Technologies, has launched their new EX range of 'All Electric Injection Moulding Machines', which supersedes their popular Eltec range. They are available in 50t to 160t clamp
Automated solution for storing or palletising bottles
17.11.2005 - AUTEFA Automation GmbH has released a unique solution for manufacturers of 'extrusion blow-moulded' (EBM) bottles for either buffer storing or palletising of blown bottles from multiple EBM machines producing different bottle designs. Autefa's partne
Dairy sleeve packing equipment
27.10.2005 - PACK Service of Barcelona, Spain has recently had a sales success with their sleeve packing machines. They have been ordered from Danone in Europe for dairy product applications. Pack Service offers a range of equipment for the automatic packaging of
Personal care solution with OCME's filler
21.10.2005 - OCME from Italy has reported considerable success with their specialised Libra filler for the personal care (shampoo/conditioner) market. They have sold nine systems in the 24 to 48 filler head range in the last 18 months. OCME is represented in Aust
Automated palletising solution for the beverage industry
14.09.2005 - AUTEFA Automation have released a unique solution for today's market need for multiple product pallet shipments. The Autefa design allows for collation and palletising from multiple streams of products (cans, glass and plastic bottles) with various p
Safe and secure blister packing for food products
14.09.2005 - MPS is an independent blister packaging machine manufacturer, based in Switzerland. Recently, MPS has experienced significant growth in the food packaging sector, particularly in Europe. Applications include dairy, smallgoods, fish and bulk meat pack
HBM appointed agents for Pack Service
15.08.2005 - PACK Service of Spain has announced the appointment of HBM Packaging Technologies as their sales partner in Australia and New Zealand for their range of sleeve packaging machines. Pack Service offers
Matisse invests in multi-fill system
05.08.2005 - HBM Packaging Technologies’ supplier, Multi-Fill Inc., has sold the MPFSC 120-01 filling machine to HBM’s customer, Matisse. The packaging machine, which is due to be commissioned in October 2005, will be used to automate the filling of product into
System fills carbonated soft drinks and water
25.07.2005 - OCME, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, has released the Hydra Iso filler. It is suitable for filling carbonated soft drinks and water.
External gas moulding
03.06.2005 - CINPRES Gas Injection, represented in Australia by HBM Plastics Technologies, has tested the effectiveness of external gas moulding (EGM) for the removal of stress in plastic moulded parts.
An uplifting change in palletising
27.05.2005 - How has palletising and robotics for packaging applications changed in recent years? Jamie Wade asks HBM’s Barton Porter on behalf of OCME S.r.l. of Italy.
HBM success for new beverage line
11.05.2005 - OCME S.r.l. from Parma Italy, in collaboration with local partner HBM Packaging Technologies, has reported the sale of a high speed packaging system to P&N Beverages for its new facility in Perth.
Reinforced thermoplastic pipe manufacturing system
29.04.2005 - KRAUSS Maffei Extrusion of Munich Germany, represented by HBM Plastics, has announced the development of a unique reinforced pipe manufacturing system using spirally wound reinforcement of PE pipe, suitable for markets which have previously been the
Vertical PET preform manufacturing systems
26.04.2005 - KRAUSS-Maffei of Germany is experiencing strong growth with its range of vertical clamp Petform PET preform manufacturing systems, according to distributor HBM Plastics. Sales of a minimum of one syst
External gas moulding for plasma TV cabinet stands
14.04.2005 - CINPRES Gas Injection, represented in Australia by HBM Plastics Technologies, has developed external gas moulding (EGM) a technology that provides the quality and cost savings required for plasma TV cabinet stand mouldings.
'Shrink sleeve' aseptic form-fill-seal machine
17.03.2005 - IN collaboration with the R&D unit of SACMI IMOLA, BencoPack, represented by HBM Packaging, has launched a machine which combines standard form-fill-seal features but also incorporates a shrink sleeve onto the filled sealed cup, rather than the tradi
High-speed keg lines
08.03.2005 - COMAC, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, will supply a French plant with a complete keg filling line for beer with an output of 600 kegs an hour.
New range of injection moulding machines
07.03.2005 - KRAUSS-Maffei, represented by HBM Plastics Technologies, has announced the launch of the new CX range of injection moulding machines which supersedes the C Series range. The CX machines are initially available in 35-tonne to 160-tonne clamp sizes.
Wine bottle case packing machine
03.03.2005 - MONDO & Scaglione, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, has released a case packing machine which can package wine bottles using the traditional vertical system or horizontally with the automatic introduction of a cardboard divider
Versatile case packing machine
17.12.2004 - MONDO & Scaglione of Italy, represented by HBM Packaging, has introduced its upgraded case packing machine which can package wine bottles using the traditional vertical system, or horizontally, with the automatic introduction of a cardboard divider.
"Baby" wraparound case packer
16.12.2004 - TO complement its ALTAIR N Series medium to high speed continuous motion wraparound case packers for outputs up to 80 cases per minute, OCME of Parma Italy has released its new "baby", the ALTAIR X Series, for outputs up to 30 cases per minute.
Continuous motion shrink wrapper
22.10.2004 - OCME, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, has released the VEGA X continuous motion shrink wrapper. It is capable of operating at up to 30 cycles a minute, in one, two or three-lane versions.
Plastic bottle orientators
22.10.2004 - LANFRANCHI, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, has released the Turn Master range of bottle orientators, to operate as free-standing machines or for integration with one of their unscramblers.
Revised range of palletisers
21.10.2004 - OCME, represented in Australia by HBM Packaging Technologies, has released a revised range of traditional palletisers with improved performance and reliability.
HBM appointed distributor for Drossbach
08.10.2004 - DROSSBACH has appointed HBM Plastics Technologies as the Australian distributor for their range of pipe corrugator systems.
Injection moulding system
02.09.2004 - INJECTION Moulding Innovations, represented in Australia by HBM Plastics Technologies has released TandeMould.
HBM appointed Krauss Maffei distributor
02.09.2004 - KRAUSS Maffei Extrusion has appointed HBM Plastics Technologies as the Australian distributor for its range of Extrusion Technologies.
Quick change PET bottle palletiser
01.09.2004 - ZECCHETTI of Reggio Emilia Italy, represented by HBM, has reported the success of the new 'Quick Change' Easy-Pal palletiser. Area sales manager Luca Dozza said many of Zecchetti's existing customers
Quick-change cardboard sleeve multipacker
10.08.2004 - ARIES Packaging recently sold a high speed ARIES sleever machine to a major dairy producer in Australia, in collaboration with local partner HBM Packaging Technologies.
High pressure compressors
01.07.2004 - SIAD, represented in Australia by HBM Plastics Technologies, has released the Tempo range of 42-bar, oil-free compressors designed for the PET bottle market. They come with a five-year warranty.
Gas assist injection moulding technology
24.06.2004 - CGI Cinpres has advised that the Australian automotive industry has become a major supporter of CGI Cinpres gas injection technology. Recent projects that are now commercial include door handles, side trims, exterior mirror housings, and roof rails.
Printing for aluminium wine closures
29.04.2004 - APEX Printer has developed an inline printing system for the decoration of aluminium wine closures. It is available from HBM Packaging Technologies.
HBM Packaging & Plastics Technologies (Head office)
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