Business Wire

  1. New Material Options For FDM Direct Digital Manufacturing And Rapid Prototyping Machines
    9/23/2008
    Stratasys today announced the availability of new material options for its direct digital manufacturing and prototyping machines. For the FDM 360mc, PC and PC-ABS are now available, and for the FDM 400mc ABSi and PC-ISO are new options
  2. Radel R Polyphenylsulfone From Solvay Advanced Polymers Specified For Interior Panels On New Bombardier FLEXITY Swift U5-25 Railcars For Frankfurt U-Bahn
    9/22/2008
    Solvay Advanced Polymers, makers of more plastics with more performance, announced today that Radel® R-7700 polyphenylsulfone is being used in thermoformed interior panels in the new Bombardier FLEXITY Swift U5-25 railcars, which were developed for the Frankfurt U-Bahn (underground railway) and run there since May 2008
  3. New Foam Cell Stabilizer From Rohm And Haas Is Revolutionizing Cellular PVC For Sheet Manufacturing For The Display And Signage Industries
    9/19/2008
    Specialty materials company Rohm and Haas has announced a major innovation for cellular PVC manufacture. Marketed as Paraloid SureCel foam cell stabilizer, the new technology platform offers exceptional production advantages and lasting performance benefits to manufacturers of both cellular PVC foam sheet and cellular PVC extruded profiles
  4. Epilog Laser Launches World’s First Open-Architecture Galvo Laser System At IMTS
    9/9/2008
    Epilog Laser, the leading producer of CO2 and fiber laser engraving/cutting systems, today announced the launch of the industry’s first open-architecture galvo laser system, the FiberMark G1
  5. Kraton Polymers Introduces Latest Advances In Elastic Nonwoven Technology At INTC 2008 And INSIGHT 2008
    8/29/2008
    Kraton Polymers LLC (Kraton), a leading global producer of engineered polymers, introduces its latest innovation in elastic nonwoven technology. Kraton believes its new product, MD6705, breaks the processing barrier of conventional styrenic block copolymers, now allowing fabricators to make bicomponent elastic nonwovens on commercial production equipment at full speed
  6. Solid Concepts Acquires CTTI To Expand CNC, FRP And Urethane Casting Capabilities
    8/26/2008
    Solid Concepts Inc., a world leading rapid prototyping and manufacturing company, has just finalized the acquisition of Composite Tooling Technologies, Inc.
  7. Blue Earth Solutions Announces New EPS Foam Supply Contracts
    8/26/2008
    Blue Earth Solutions, Inc. announced today that it has signed two new foam supply contracts with Master Containers, Inc. and Technology Conservation Group, expanding its presence in the Florida EPS foam recycling market
  8. Playworld Systems, Inc. Is First Major U.S. Playground Manufacturer To Eliminate PVC From Products
    8/11/2008
    Playworld Systems, Inc., a leading international manufacturer of playgrounds and playground equipment, has announced that it will become the first major playground manufacturer to abandon the use of polyvinyl chloride plastic (PVC) in its products