UPDATED: Ferromatik Milacron delivers all-electric injection molding machine to German university


Calling hands-on training with machinery "the best way to develop the next generation of professionals for the industry," Ferromatik Milacron announced delivery of an ELEKTRA 50 all-electric injection molding machine to the Offenburg University of Applied Sciences in Offenburg, Germany.

Officials from the university spent two days at Ferromatik Milacron in Malterdingen, Germany performing machine acceptance tests. The machine will be used by students in the Mechanical Engineering/Materials Engineering course, which draws more than 100 students every year.

A Ferromatik Milacron spokesperson told PlasticsToday that the company put forward more than half the value of the machine, which replaces an older Ferromatik Milacron injection molding machine at the university....
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