Three Plate tool robot solution Dan Bennett, Director of Edgewest Plastics is extremely pleased with his latest Apex robot acquisition. Running three plate tools can place demands on moulding efficiency and having been using single arm Apex robots to both remove the sprue and also take out the mouldings, Dan decided that a good way…Details
In our blog, we’ll be talking about plastics, processes, productivity and more… we’ll be highlighting the issues that we deal with on behalf of our customers and sharing the knowledge we’ve gained to help develop new solutions and meet new challenges.
Following a recent trip to visit our friends at Shini Europe, we’re delighted to announce that we have won their coveted ‘Distributor of the Year’ award for the second year on the trot. Shini’s outstanding products have been a mainstay of our business for many years now and we’re proud of the relationship we have…Details
Through our close ties with Shini Europe, we are able to provide • Impact tests • Shear tests Tensile tests • Rheology tests • Material moisture content analysis. The photos here were taken on a recent visit to Shini Europe and show the laboratory facility to which we have access and where we can have…Details
Shot at SD Mouldings Ltd in Manningtree, Essex, this little video demonstrates the amazing versatility of Apex radial action robots and shows what can be achieved with what the industry commonly describes as ‘a sprue picker’ robot. With our bespoke designed EoAT and some careful programming, the robot achieves more than you might have thought…Details
It’s great when hard work is recognised and rewarded, so we’re chuffed that our manufacturing partner, Shini Europe, has awarded us one of their coveted Certificates of Recognition for our sales in 2016. We just need to find a nice spot in the office to display it, now. It’s also good news that 2017 sales…Details
UK manufacturing growth rose to a three-year high in April and this is reflected in the level of activity we’ve been enjoying. The Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index climbed to 57.3 in April, up from March’s four-month low of 54.2, and against the no-change reading of 50. Alongside growth in output, new orders and…Details