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29. November 2016 5th Food Extrusion Seminar – Practice-oriented insight into food extrusion
The Food Extrusion Seminar that Coperion organizes in partnership with the German Institute of Food Technologies (DIL) took place for the fifth time in Stuttgart. More than 40 participants from around the globe attended the two-day, in-depth seminar. >> more
8. November 2016 New UG 750W underwater pelletizer offers increased wear protection in medium capacity segment
At K 2016, Coperion introduced the die plate of the new UG 750W underwater pelletizer. Designed for producing polyolefins and capable of achieving throughputs of 60 to 70 t/h, the new pelletizer covers the medium capacity range. >> more
17. October 2016 New developments for high-accuracy feeding and conveying
At K 2016, Coperion K-Tron will present a variety of new developments at stand B19 in hall 14. The new Electronic Pressure Compensation (EPC) system will be shown as well as a modified version of the Smart Flow Meter, which provides high accuracy feeding at high feed rates. The K-Vision line controller will also be on display. >> more
13. October 2016 Gentle dilute-phase conveying of plastic pellets
Coperion will be presenting its latest developments for gentle material conveying at K 2016. For the first time Coperion will be presenting the newly developed deflector elbow GAMMA-BEND NT, which prevents the formation of angel hair. In addition, we will be showcasing the re-engineered and optimized ZV rotary valve for pellets. >> more
11. October 2016 Revised compact version of the ZSK Mc18 twin screw extruder
At this year's K 2016 trade fair, Coperion will be presenting a revised compact version of its successful ZSK Mc18 series. Six years after the initial launch of the series, which is characterized by its specific torque of 18 Nm/cm³, it has undergone a range of improvements designed to further simplify handling. >> more
4. October 2016 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at PackExpo 2016
At this year’s upcoming PackExpo, November 6-9, 2016 in Chicago, IL, North Hall - Booth N5847, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present their latest technological developments for bulk material handling solutions. >> more
27. September 2016 Coperion exhibits FFS Packaging Machine ITL 250 at K 2016
Coperion introduces the latest developments in its bagging and palletizing portfolio at K 2016. The intelligent FFS Packaging Machine ITL 250 impresses with new, automated features. >> more
21. September 2016 STS Mc11 twin screw extruder designed for masterbatch production
At K 2016 Coperion is presenting an STS Mc11 extruder especially designed for masterbatch production. The extruder features a series of improvements to make handling even easier. >> more
25. August 2016 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at K 2016
At K 2016, Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present their solutions at stand B19 in hall 14 for compounding, feeding and handling plastics. Current projects related to the theme of Industry 4.0 will also be featured at the trade show. >> more
18. July 2016 Twin screw extruder ZSK Mv PLUS in a new hygienic design
In order to fulfill food manufacturers’ increasingly stringent health and safety stipulations, Coperion GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany has completely revised its ZSK Mv PLUS twin screw extruder and given it an innovative machine design. >> more
22. June 2016 New packaging lines for SABIC in Pontirolo, Italy
Based on many years of cooperation between SABIC and Coperion in plastic compounding – specifically material handling and extrusion – SABIC has decided to install six Coperion packaging lines and a common palletizing island at their plant in Pontirolo/Italy. >> more
14. June 2016 Patent for 5A Kneading Blocks successfully defended
Coperion has successfully defended the European patent protecting its ZSK series twin screw extruder with 5A kneading blocks in the final instance before the Board of Appeals responsible at the European Patent Office. >> more
11. May 2016 Coperion delivers compounding plants to BASF in South Korea
For a new plant in South Korea, Coperion has delivered, installed and launched compounding plants for BASF to manufacture engineering plastics. >> more
18. April 2016 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Chinaplas 2016
At this year’s Chinaplas 2016, April 25-28, booth E1 J01, Coperion will introduce its ZSK 32 Mc18 smart twin screw laboratory extruder and the unique new Coperion K-Tron Electronic Pressure Compensation (EPC) for its high-accuracy feeders to make their debut in Asia. >> more
18. April 2016 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition
At the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition (May 3-5 at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL, USA) Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will present feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineered solutions for various processing applications in the food, pharmaceutical, plastics and chemical industries at booth 1413. >> more
5. April 2016 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at Powtech 2016
At Powtech 2016 Coperion und Coperion K-Tron will present a variety of solutions for handling bulk materials in different process steps on their booth no. 4-290 in hall 4. >> more
17. March 2016 Coperion Corporation relocates to new premises
Coperion has successfully realigned and relocated their North American operations from Ramsey, New Jersey, to their other facilities located in Pitman, New Jersey, Wytheville, Virginia and Houston, Texas. >> more
9. February 2016 Coperion K-Tron introduces new pressure compensation
Coperion K-Tron has introduced a unique new Electronic Pressure Compensation (EPC) system for their high-accuracy loss-in-weight feeders. >> more


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