Sumitomo (SHI) Demag: Phase Two of U.S. Expansion Plan

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. today announced Phase Two of its 2019 Expansion Plan in support of the U.S. injection molding market. Phase Two of the plan includes the addition of a new facility and Tech Center in the Chicago area and a new Training and Demo Center in Anaheim, CA. This…

New 1124 U.S. Ton El-Exis SP Ultra-High-Speed Hybrid

Schwaig, October 16, 2019 – Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH launches what is believed to be the largest and most energy efficient packaging machine in the current global market. Unveiled at K-2019, the El-Exis SP 1000 (1124 U.S. tons) responds to market demands from injection molders specializing in pail production and other large-scale packaging…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Unveils K-2019 Machinery Line-up

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH will unveil its fastest, most energy efficient, sustainable, data driven integrated machine line-up at K-2019, Hall 15, Booth D22. Presenting five machines, the company is continuing its staunch focus on delivering “Precision. Power. Productivity.” to plastic molders globally. Read more…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Announces Phase One of 2019 U.S. Expansion Plan

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. today announced Phase One of its 2019 Expansion Plan in support of the U.S. injection molding market. Phase One of the company’s plan includes the move to a new, larger facility and Tech Center in the Atlanta area. The 74,000 sq ft facility, which will open February…

El-Exis SP 300 Molds Over 130,000 Precision Caps Per Hour

To open its NPE 2018 exhibit, Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. demonstrated fast-cycle, high-cavitation caps molding on its ultra-high-speed El-Exis SP hybrid. Molding over 130,000 caps per hour, a waterfall of 72 caps is ejected from the z-moulds hot runner mold on a sub 2-second cycle. The HDPE (MFI 7) material for…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Brings 556 U.S. Ton All-Electric to NPE for Automotive, Gas-Assist Demo

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. brought an SE500EV-AHDall-electric to NPE 2018 to demonstrate how the fast clamp speed and robust specs are making this machine a game changer for automotive and other market segments molding mid-to-large sized parts. To demonstrate the machine’s capabilities, it will be molding a 23.5-inch, long-flow-length, gas-assist (N)…

SE30DUZ Demonstrates Micro Molding of Challenging, High-Clarity, DNA Sample Collection Tubes

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. highlighted the exceptional micro molding capabilities of the SE-DUZ all-electric and SL Screw Assembly in its NPE booth today by molding high-precision, high-clarity DNA sample collection tubes. The parts are being molded using a Sansyu FineTool (Takahama City, Japan) single-cavity cold-runner mold on loan from micro molder…

SE180EV-A All-Electric Demonstrates Injection Compression Plus IML for Packaging Applications

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. opened its NPE 2018 exhibit with a unique packaging demo today that combined injection compression molding plus in-mold labeling for a container lid molded on an SE180EV-A all-electric. Read more…

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag to Bring 12 Machines to NPE 2018

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery North America, Inc. reported today that it will bring twelve all-electric and hybrid machines to NPE 2018. The machines, which will be located in the company’s booth (W3045) as well as the booths of four other exhibiting companies, will present a diverse range of molding applications. The size range will…