Date: August 20, 2014
If packaging is the fastest growing segment that lends strength to the Indian printing industry, then automation is the fastest moving vertical in both printing and packaging. The speed of automation is the measure of success of every process especially those involving complex prepress, postpress, converting and finishing operations like packaging. Every year more functions in the packaging industry are getting automated and last year Schott Kaisha commissioned India's first fully automated ampoules plant with an investment of Euro 20 million that has high-end robotic feeding technology for tube-loading, automated system washing and cleansing, as well as high-precision camera inspection systems and fully automated packaging.
L – R : Deepak Saini, assistant sales manager North and Jaykumar D Patil, regional manager, West. Photo PSA
The ABB Full Service business, which provides outsourced maintenance, is the fifth business that ABB is letting go in less than a year. The sale to Nordic Capital is part of ABB’s strategy to focus on its core portfolio.
Date: August 12, 2014
MUMBAI, India, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Indian corporates consider the United States, Singapore, and the United Kingdom as the top three most strategically important countries for new sources of investment over the next five years, reveals a survey by BNY Mellon.
`Date: August 18, 2014
Even the most durable packaging machine will need spare parts sooner or later. But what is to be done if the necessary electronic components are no longer available? Equipment manufacturers are required to regularly inform their customers about available technologies and modification opportunities to prevent machine downtime and production loss — as was the case for the TLT 1400 thermoforming machine of Siemens, which was equipped with new servo motors, servo controllers and a new control system by Bosch Packaging Services in only half the anticipated time.
Siemens uses a Bosch packaging line consisting of a KWE 3000 checkweigher
Date: August 11, 2014
June U.S. manufacturing technology orders totaled $405.73 million according to AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the USMTO program, was up 12.6 percent from May but down 2.1 percent when compared with the total of $414.26 million reported for June 2013. With a year-to-date total of $2,349.38 million, 2014 is down 2.7 percent compared with 2013.
Merging Technologies of Elevator Controller and AC Inverter