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OPC 40086-1 Release Candidate published

19 October 2022
New OPC UA companion specification for Material Supply Systems
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European plastics and rubber machinery industry well positioned despite the crisis

05 October 2022
European plastics and rubber machinery industry well positioned despite crisis and highly motivated for K 2022
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European plastics and rubber machinery industry fall shy of global production growth

21 June 2022
• Significant increase in global production in 2021 • Europe's share of world production showing slight shrinkage
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New version of EUROMAP 84 released

08 June 2022
OPC UA interfaces for extrusion in accordance with OPC UA for machinery
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Manufacturers of injection moulding machines and robots test OPC 40079

06 April 2022
Real-time communication for Industrie 4.0-compatible automation solutions
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Draft of OPC 40079 for standardized data exchange between injection moulding machine and robot published

08 November 2021
New Industry 4.0-compatible interface as successor to EUROMAP 67
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New parts of OPC 40082 published

01 June 2021
Standardised data exchange for hot runner devices and liquid silicone rubber dosing systems
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Orders and turnover rebound for Italian plastics and rubber machinery

17 May 2021
In the first quarter of 2021, Italian plastics and rubber processing machinery manufacturers in the trade association AMAPLAST recorded double-digit increases in orders and turnover over the same period in 2020.

German plastics and rubber machinery industry initiates trend reversal

11 December 2020
From January to October 2020 only 3 percent year-on-year decline in incoming orders - October 2020 brings strong increase in incoming orders - Companies have adapted well to the challenges

EUROMAP 78.1 published

07 October 2020
Additional signals for higher safety of injection moulding production cells

OPC UA for Plastics and Rubber Machinery

29 April 2020
Internationalization of existing OPC UA specifications and publication of new interfaces for extrusion
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Study Brazilian Market for Plastics Machinery - Automotive

09 April 2020
New study to analyse the current machine installations and to evaluate the prospects for the future.

New Global Plastics Flow Study

15 October 2019
Avoiding environmental littering, pushing forward with a circular economy – Plastics industry creates transparency for global plastic flows
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In the run-up to the world’s leading fair K'2019

15 October 2019
European plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers see growing potential in circular economies in spite of economic downturn

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