Austrian injection machine builder Engel has undertaken a major expansion at its production facility in Pyeongtaek, Korea, doubling capacity from 600 machines to 1200 machines annually. The company claims an approximately 50% of the market in Asia for European brand machines.
Last week, the Korean facility turned out its 4400th machine. The plant builds machines with clamping forces up to 400 tonnes, 70% of which are exported. Larger machines are built at its plant in Shanghai, China....