Equipment

KHS and Belgian-based Martens Brewery continue to pursue their mutual strategy of reducing packaging materials with the brewer further investing in more machines.

Fibre King has expanded its range of craft brewery packaging equipment with a PakTech Can Carrier Applicator and is the only Australian owned option available on the market.

Heatset press giant, manroland Goss Web, says orders for packaging solutions will drive growth in the current year, along with commercial and newspaper applications.

Packaging automation specialist Foodmach has secured the national distribution for global technology supplier Thermo Fisher Scientific's product inspection range.

Esko has unveiled its latest print inspection innovation, AVT iCenter, which it says empowers label converters to easily manage quality and production standards across jobs, printing equipment, shifts and even sites.

Exair's new, patented Intellistat Ion Air Gun is a handheld and lightweight solution to static elimination in clean processes or sensitive assembly work.

Martogg has recently commissioned a third Vacurema Line to increase capacity of Australian-made, food-grade, recycled PET for the Australian packaging industry.

DataLase, represented in Australia by Result Group, has launched a UV offset (UVO) litho metal decoration coating, designed for use on offset litho presses equipped with UV curing units.

Krones has now sold 100 Contiform 3 Speed machines, two years since its launch, with the 100th machine being delivered to German-based soft drinks’ vendor, Odenwald Quelle.

FROMM Packaging Australia has signed an agreement to take on CHEP Australia’s stretch wrapping portfolio, effective 26 March 2021.

Round and angular at the same time, with its special geometry, the new SQ2 plastic drum from Schütz called ‘The Square’ is a space-saving logistics tool.

Independent family-based paper merchant, Romel Australia, has invested in a new paperboard sheeting machine to convert packaging boards into sheets based on customer specifications.

ABB has partnered with PMI to expand its machine automation offering with innovative magnetic levitation shuttle system.

Nord offers a wide range of different methods to protect its drive systems in harsh environments, including its nsd tupH surface treatment.

Helping customers in the event of faults or shutdowns of existing systems is no problem for Beumer Group – even from a distance.

A portable compressed air leakage analyser, which doesn’t require host machine reprogramming, has been designed and built in Australia by SMC Corporation.