German injection molding machine manufacturer Arburg is targeting the packaging industry with new electric and hybrid Allrounder Alldrive and Hidrive machines.
Bearing a "P" for packaging, Arburg says the two high-performance machine series offer high-productivity optimization for increased performance and reduced energy consumption.
An Arburg spokesperson told PlasticsToday with the ability to now offer packaging solutions for machines up to 460 tons in both hybrid and electric machines, the company is able to serve the main packaging market.
"This enables us to increase our market presence and makes Arburg interesting for the main players in this industry," the spokesperson said.
The packaging versions are available in the following sizes: the Allrounders 570 A and H feature a clamping force of 1800 kN, Allrounders 630 A and H 2300 kN, Allrounders 720 A and H 2900 kN, Allrounders 820 A and H 3700 kN and Allrounders 920 A and H 4600 kN....