16 January 2018
16 January 2018
Wabash MPI and Carver have completed an expansion to its Wabash, Indiana, US facility in response to continued growth.
This 5,000 sq ft expansion includes new warehouse and service areas which allow for reorganisation of the companies’ current space for new offices, increased manufacturing capacities and improved efficiency for Wabash and Carver’s hydraulic and pneumatic presses.
Wabash MPI is a supplier of standard and custom presses to the medical, aerospace, recreation, automotive, education and energy markets, as well as elastomer and vacuum moulding machines for compression, transfer moulding, laminating and trimming. Carver offers two-column and four column benchtop, manual and automatic hydraulic laboratory presses with clamping capacities of 12-48 tons.
LANXESS will open a new applications development and technical services (AD & TS) laboratory for polyurethane dispersions (PUDs) in Latina, Italy. This will be capable of supporting market needs in a variety of coatings and adhesives applications in leather and textile finishing, plastic, glass and metal substrates coatings, as well as glass fibre sizing.
CGTech now offers a connection with Siemens' Teamcenter software as part of its toolpath simulation software VERICUT.
Total Composite Solutions (TCS) and Microtex Composites have extended their existing exclusive UK and Ireland agreement into the Americas. TCS will initially offer Microtex prepreg systems into this market, followed by its weaving product range.