German Engineering Association (VDMA)

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


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


A seminar hosted on June 6 by the British Plastics Federation will look at Industry 4.0 and plastic. more

Industry News

German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers expect sales to rise by four percent in real terms in the current year, with a further two percent anticipated for 2016. more


The EU-based plastics and rubber machinery association, VDMA, has brought the issue of sustainability to the fore during NPE through its partnership with the tradeshow’s organiser, SPI, to achieve its goals of standardisation and collaboration. more

NPE 2015

A new trade fair for tool, pattern and mould making, which has seen a rapid uptake of floor space by exhibitors, is happening in “the right place, at the right time”, according to its organisers. more