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PMS Plastics Exhibiting Machines at Complast
PMS Plastics will be exhibiting their machines at the Complast Show 2017
Manufacturing in the Western Cape and the potential for Intra Africa Trade
Manufacturing is the second biggest sector in the Western Cape and contributes about 15% to the South African manufacturing sector output.
Plastic Pipe Conference is a Success Says PPCA
A record number of 420 delegates attended the 5th China International Plastic Pipe Conference that took place in Hangzhou.
Propak Cape showcases new technology and latest products
Propak Cape has already attracted hundreds of visitors who want to learn about the latest developments and technology in packaging and related industries.
The Marchesini Group at Pharmtech 2017
Marchesini Group will be taking part in the 19th edition of Pharmtech, the International exhibition of equipment, raw materials and technologies for the pharmaceutical industry.
SAPPMA Highlights Achievements in 2017 in the Plastic Pipe Industry
Business conditions are not ideal and long term planning is a very shaky science at present, but we managed to grow and expand our footprint this past year.
XTRA stretch-blow system for PET bottles from SIPA
A revolutionary stretch-blow system for production of PET bottles is being unveiled by PET processing technology specialist SIPA at Drinktec.
Packaging conference and free-to-attend seminars at Propak Cape
Business decision-makers, purchasing influencers and other industry professionals will be heading to Propak Cape in October.
CHINAPLAS 2018 moves to Shanghai's Convention Center
CHINAPLAS 2018 will be held for the first time at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Hongqiao, Shanghai.
Polystyrene Recycling Takes Off in PE and Durban
Residents and businesses urged to recycle their polystyrene as demand outstrips supply.
International Coastal Clean-Up Day
Record Numbers of Volunteers Participate in 2017 International Coastal Clean-Up Day.
EMO sets the pace for the future of manufacturing
A veritable hotbed for business success; a fantastic window onto the global market; a pacesetter for the future of manufacturing − those are just a few of the ways in which participating exhibitors have described the outcome of EMO Hannover 2017.
Pipes xi Conference Sets the Bar High for Local Plastic Pipe Industry
300 delegates attended two days of world class presentation on water infrastructure and engineering at SAPPMA and PPCA’S spin-off conference.
Polyester enabling a new generation of sustainable packaging solutions
Solvay partners with Husky to develop Verian HBP an advanced high barrier polyester enabling a new generation of sustainable packaging solutions.
Manufacturing Indaba Heads to Kwazulu-Natal to Address Provincial Manufacturers
KwaZulu-Natal's manufacturing sector is the second largest in the country, following Gauteng Province.
Progressively larger volumes of data smooth the path of machine learning for adoption in production operations
Large quantities of data are essential for machine learning without them it’s simply not possible.
Free to attend seminars and workshops at Electra Mining Botswana
Business decision-makers, purchasing influencers and other industry professionals will be heading to Electra Mining Botswana in September.
ASB to Demonstrate High Speed Cosmetic Molding and Advanced Machine Control Technology at IPF
Nissei ASB Machine a world leading manufacturer of machines for one-step injection stretch blow molding of PET and other plastics will exhibit at the IPF 2017 exhibition.
Propak Cape trade exhibition to showcase latest products and innovation
Visitors will have the opportunity to see the latest products being launched to market and to view machinery in action during live demonstrations.
Electra Mining Botswana 2017 to showcase latest products and technologies
Victaulic will be introducing an unprecedented solution for the mining industry at Electra Mining Botswana.
Dow Chemical and PVC4PIPES to sponsor Plastic Pipes XIX
The Dow Chemical Company has confirmed its sponsorship of the PLASTIC PIPES XIX Conference and Exhibition at Gold Level.
African marine waste conference in Port Elizabeth
The 2017 African Marine Waste Conference took place from the 9th to the 13th of July in Port Elizabeth.
Digitalisation is the EMOs leitmotif
The paramount tasks for manufacturers and users of machine tools are entailed by digitalisation.
One Step ISBM Machine at Drinktec 2017
ASB will display of some of the most interesting recent updates in injection stretch-blow molded packaging technology.
TMS will be at industrial technology exhibition 2017
TMS is pleased to announce that we will be at KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition 2017.
Biocomposites Providing Benefits to Industry Consumers and Environment
The Biocomposites Conference Cologne BCC will take place on 6 and 7 December 2017 in Cologne, Germany.
PLASTIC PIPES XIX Conference and Exhibition
BAERLOCHER NOW MAIN CO-SPONSOR OF PLASTIC PIPES XIX.
The days of the traditional machine tool are not numbered
Additive technologies as the icing on the cake at the EMO Hannover 2017
Arburg is presenting smart machines processes
Hybrid Allrounders 1120 H and 920 H with new Gestica control system and new design.
Anniversary 25 years of Arburg in China
Arburg is celebrating the anniversary of "25 years of Arburg in China" in style in 2017.
Tool and metrological technology indispensable for Industry 4.0
Industry 4.0 is progressively emerging as the crucial factor in the race for leading-edge technology and market shares in the future.
Marchesini Group new Dumek brand American cosmetic packaging market
The Marchesini Group will be taking part in Pack Expo Las Vegas from 25th to 27th September
Kaeser Compressed air and Industrie 4.0 at EMO
Compressed air and Industrie 4.0 – Kaeser Kompressoren has precisely the right solutions for deriving maximum benefit from this powerful combination.
India Day at the EMO Hannover 2017
India Day at the EMO Hannover 2017will be showcasing potentials for production technology and capital investment.
Excellent mood prevailed at CHINAPLAS 2017
An excellent mood prevailed at CHINAPLAS 2017, with itsrecord number of 155,258 professional visitors, from all over the world
Sven Riddle takes up the reins at Propak Africa and Propak Cape
Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery has announced the promotion of Sven Riddle to Event Director of the highly successful trade exhibitions Propak Africa and Propak Cape.
Local wine and olive oil sectors on show at Propak Cape 2017
The UK accounts for 35% of South Africa's bulk wine exports to the EU market.
Propak Cape Western Cape agri-processing sector
The Western Cape Province is currently South Africa’s leading agricultural export region.
CLEAN-UP AND RECYCLE WEEK SA 2017
Clean-up and Recycle SA Week is an annual initiative by the local plastics industry, supported and endorsed by the various packaging streams and retailers.
SAVA hosted successful Vinyls SA Conference
Delegates representing the leaders of the local PVC industry, the media and other interested parties attended the presentations by international and local experts that centred around issues relating to the manufacture, use and recycling of PVC.
Electra Mining Botswana attracting top names and industry support
Leading local and international suppliers to the mining, industrial and power generation sectors have embraced the business growth opportunity that Electra Mining Botswana presents in the region.
Machine Tools Africa (MTA) a game changer
The decision to make Machine Tools Africa (MTA) a standalone expo has paid off hugely for exhibitors and visitors alike, with exhibitors praising the quality of the visitor, and visitors impressed by the number and standard of the exhibitors.
Germany President Frank-Walter Steinmeier will be opening the EMO Hannover 2017
Germany's President Frank-Walter Steinmeier will in Septemberbe ceremonially opening the EMO Hannover 2017.
PIPES XI Conference and Exhibition in South Africa
The two-day conference takes place on 4-5 September 2017 at the Emperor’s Palace Convention Centre.
SA Plastics World Oceans Day Beach Clean Up uShaka
The South African plastics industry recently launched Operation Clean Sweep on World Oceans Day (8 June 2017) at the uShaka Marine World, Durban.
Results of the 20th International Coastal Clean-Up 2016
More glass and paper bags, less PET bottles and bottle caps found on Cape beaches
Wine and Olive Oil Suppliers Expo
Wine and Olive Oil Suppliers Expo alongside Propak Cape 2017
Plastics|SA and Pioneer Plastics sponsorship
Paraplegics enjoy diving at Miracle Waters Dive Getaway, thanks to Pioneer Plastics and Plastics|SA sponsorship
Plastics|SA / DTI trade mission to Ghana
Export opportunities exist for South African plastics industry as part of plastics industry's Export Development Programme
International Coastal Clean-Up
20th year that South Africa participated in the annual International Coastal Clean-Up
K2016 Special Report on Trends
Trends shaping the North American plastics industry include increased use of advanced digital design,manufacturing & automation of production
Educating about Marine Pollution
Plastics SA help educate about the devastating effects of pollution in the oceans on marine life through an interactive presentations.
ASB to Demonstrate at K2016
ASB to Demonstrate Four High Performance Machines Injection Stretch Blow Molding Machines and Advanced Technologies at K2016
International Coastal Cleanup Day
20th year that South Africa is actively participating in the International Coastal Clean-Up Day (ICC)
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