The VDMA and Euromap has published 82.1 software package for injection moulding machines integrated in vertical and horizontal IT communication structures for data exchange. more

1 Mar 2018 11:12 Machinery

Germany's VDMA, the mechanical engineering association, has joined major injection moulding machinery makers to launch its Euromap 77 exchange. more

11 Oct 2017 16:37 Machinery

EUROMAP and OPC announce closer cooperation for moulding machine interfaces in light of Industry 4.0 more

7 Feb 2017 10:48 Industry News

European plastics trade associations have said they welcome the publication of the European Commission’s (EC) new Circular Economy package as a “step closer” to resource efficiency, however, there needs to be more clarity in a number of areas. more

3 Dec 2015 14:33 Environment

Gondolas, growth and gaining momentum

At the recently held EUROMAP General Assembly in Venice, the member associations gave a positive outlook for Europe’s plastic and rubber machinery manufacturers; despite disappointing results from the BRIC countries. more

23 Oct 2015 09:00 Leanne Taylor's Blog

In this month’s column, Nigel Flowers, Chairman of the Polymer Machinery Manufacturers and Distributors Association (PMMDA) discusses the latest machinery figures, the uptake of all-electric and what recent world events mean for the UK economy… more

24 Sep 2015 11:55 Guest Blog

The output of the nine members of EUROMAP – the European Association of Plastics and Rubber Machinery Manufacturers – amounted to 13 billion euro in 2014, a year-on-year increase of 1.9 percent. more

15 Sep 2015 09:13 Industry News

Plast 2015, Italy’s triennial plastics and rubber trade show, gets underway in Milan today with organisers expecting an increase in visitors over the course of the five-day show. more

5 May 2015 09:30 Events