Beacon MedTech Solutions Increases Capacity with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

Beacon MedTech Solutions, formerly Built-Rite, Reliance & LSR Engineering and Acromatic Plastics, announced today a new partnership agreement with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag to support increased production in its 120,000 sq. ft. facility in Leominster, Mass. The addition of new machines through this partnership will increase the company’s overall capacity to expedite the production and delivery…

DarWIN research project accelerates multi-manufacturer machine learning

The Fraunhofer spin-off plus10 has been conducting application-oriented research together with the South German Plastics Center SKZ. As part of their DarWIN research project, new AI-based process optimization tools have been developed specifically targeting injection molding machines. Sumitomo (SHI) Demag was selected to perform the final series of comprehensive research tests. A beacon for automated…

Westminster Tool Partners with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag to Add New Injection Molding Machine

Westminster Tool is proud to announce that it has recently introduced a new Sumitomo (SHI) Demag 354T SE-EV-A-HD injection molding machine to its mold qualification technology center. The new addition will complement the company’s two injection molding presses, 110T and 150T. In order to expand its mold qualification capabilities, CT-based mold maker Westminster Tool partnered…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag to Exhibit at FAKUMA 2021

At Fakuma 2021, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH, Schwaig, will present numerous new products, focus on sustainability and unveil solutions for modern networking via Industry 4.0. Shown above is an all-electric IntElect 130/520-450, including an LSR package, that will demonstrate the production of a 16-cavity freeform automotive axial seal. Read more…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Bolsters U.S. Personnel

Bob Brady has joined the company in a newly created position as Business Development Manager – Medical/Healthcare. Dan Anderson has rejoined the company as a Regional Sales Manager. Tony Marchelletta has been appointed National Sales Manager for Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America. Chad Mefford has been appointed General Manager of Sales and Georgia/Illinois…

El-Exis SP Delivers Ultra-High Speeds and 20% Less Energy Consumption

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH continues to enhance the energy credentials of its El-Exis SP range, which remain the fastest packaging injection molding machines in the world market today. … Consuming up to 20% less energy than its predecessors, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag is bringing two energy-enhanced El-Exis SP machines to K-2019 – a large…

Chicago Tech Center Grand Opening Postponed

Chicago Applications Center Grand Opening Postponed Sumitomo (SHI) Demag announced today that it is postponing the grand opening of its new Chicago Tech Center that was scheduled for April 22-23. The decision to postpone the two-day event was made to protect customers, supplier partners and company employees and ensure that company resources are focused on…