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Demand for Industrial Rubber Products Forecasted to Grow Through 2019

Demand for Industrial Rubber Products Forecasted to Grow Through 2019

Friday, 04 September 2015

The Freedonia Group, a Cleveland based industry research company, recently published a reporton the demand growth for rubber products in the United States between 2015 and 2019.Entitled Industrial Rubber Products, the study foresees demand in the US expanding by 3.4 percent a year and reaching up to $24.4 billion in 2019.

Difference between Hot Feed Extruders and Cold Feed Extruders

Difference between Hot Feed Extruders and Cold Feed Extruders

Thursday, 18 June 2015

Rubber extruders are used for a range of applications including manufacture of rubber profile, strip, cord coating, cable, v-belt, tire tread, hose, tube, and more. Ultimately, the goal of these extrusion machines is to achieve the highest output of premium quality products. Understanding what type of rubber extruder is suitable for your application paves way to a more efficient and optimal equipment and plant facility operation.

How to Differentiate Between Types of Internal Rubber Mixers

How to Differentiate Between Types of Internal Rubber Mixers

Thursday, 30 April 2015

There are two types of internal rubber mixers available in the market: the Intermeshing Type Mixer and the Tangential Type Mixer. Differentiating between the two is not as hard as it seems. Here is a simple guide listing critical aspects including rotors, configurations, fill factor, position inside the mixing chamber, mixing nature, rotor cooling, and mix quality that one can look out for for each mixer type

World Rubber Week Puts Spotlight on Asian Rubber Market Growth

World Rubber Week Puts Spotlight on Asian Rubber Market Growth

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

The World Rubber Week was held at the Singapore Expo Center in Changi, Singapore last March 24 to March 26. Events featured included the World Rubber Summit, Tyrexpo Asia, and the Rubber Exchange Forum with participants consisting of 5,000 members of the rubber industry from 109 countries.

Kobelco Introduces the Latest Tier IV Final SK350LC-9E Excavator to North America

Kobelco Introduces the Latest Tier IV Final SK350LC-9E Excavator to North America

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Kobelco Contsruction Machinery USA has recently presented to its North American market their newest excavator model, the Tier IV Final SK350LC-9E. The SK350 is one of the company’s largest crawler excavators designed to bring enhanced power and efficiency and at the same time meet emission standards of the latest Tier IV Final.

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