The offices are quiet at the China facility of Windmöller & Hölscher, the German manufacturer of blown and cast film and printing presses, which began operations near Shanghai at the beginning of the year.
18 July 2014
Belgium-based flooring company Beaulieu International Group will build a manufacturing plant in Cartersville, Georgia, giving the business its first US headquarters in a state where vinyl tile, rugs and carpeting are part of a rebounding economy.
16 July 2014
European vinyl sheet and profiles extruder Profine Group has just completed expansion of its PVC-U window profiles production facility at Voskresensk in Russia.
15 July 2014
Three executives have purchased twin-screw extruder maker Theysohn Extrusionstechnik and its extrusion components subsidiary, Theysohn Extruder-Komponenten Salzgitter.
14 July 2014
The Sendenhorst, Germany-based Veka Group, a leading extruder of PVC-U profile systems for doors and windows, has announced the completion of its acquisition of its competitor Gealan Holding.
11 July 2014
Chinese company Guangdong Huasheng Plastics has purchased a thermoforming sheet extrusion line with a high speed extruder and a Multi-Touch roll stack from Battenfeld-Cincinnati’s packaging division.
18 June 2014
After completing the acquisition of Italtech, Ahmedabad, India-based Windsor Machines has started working towards its next joint venture or acquisition.
16 June 2014
Austria-based GHS Global Housing Solutions has won a tender to build up to 3,000 kindergartens in Brazil – to accommodate more than 400,000 children in 14 federal states.
9 June 2014
Germany-based Breyer group has announced that it has recently received two new orders to manufacture extrusion lines for the production of PET film from a company located in the Middle East.
4 June 2014
Polish vinyl window and door manufacturer Oknoplast led the way last year among window exporters achieving total sales across Europe in 2013 worth €69.3m.
15 May 2014
Russia’s Titan Polyom polypropylene plant in western Siberia reported it has raised production capacity beyond its design capacity to 210,000 tpa, barely one year after it was launched.
1 May 2014
Nidaplast LLC has opened offices, warehouses and a workshop in Port St. Lucie, Florida, to speed delivery of composite and environmental products made at its headquarters in Thiant, France, to US customers.
29 April 2014
Tokyo-based manufacturer of extruding machinery, Japan Steel Works (JSW), and Stork asset integrity management services have formed a partnership. JSW made the deal, it says, to formally set out the most appropriate framework conditions for smooth servicing on JSW extrusion equipment in Europe.
15 April 2014
Taghleef Industries has entered an agreement to acquire Derprosa Film, based in Spain, which will add to Taghleef’s growing capacity for production of biaxially orientated polypropylene (BOPP) film. Taghleef, which is headquartered in Dubai, is buying Deprosa from UK investors 3i Group, Baring Private Equity and other minority shareholders for an undisclosed amount.
10 April 2014
Films and flexible packaging group RKW is planning to open its first business unit in China at the end of 2014, signalling its entry into the Chinese market.
9 April 2014