Production efficiency, packaging prominent at Arburg’s Technology Days


Although Germany was hit this week by unseasonal cold, wind and snowstorms, shutting down Frankfurt's airport and causing traffic chaos around the country, at Arburg, deep in the Black Forest, visitors from around the world were nonetheless arriving via whatever mode of transport was still running to attend the company's annual Technology Days.

This year, there were more than 40 exhibits covering a broad range of applications and industries, with an overarching theme of 'production efficiency'.

According to Michael Hehl, managing partner at Arburg, more than 5000 visitors had registered for the event, including over 200 participants from the U.S. "The broad product range is one of the factors that contribute to the success of the Technology Days, which have been a magnet for the international plastics industry for many years," he said. ...
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