Sidel installed 5,000 solar panels on its facility in Parma, Italy, which is expected to generate 40 of the plant's electricity needs by early 2024 while cutting its CO2 emissions by 871 metric tons annually.
Blow Molding

Sidel adds solar panels to Parma facility

July 10, 2023
State-of-the-art installation to generate 40 percent of its electricity needs by 2024 and cut CO2 emissions.
Arch Plastics Packaging's Chattanooga, Tenn., headquarters
Blow Molding

Arch Plastics embraces all major blow molding processes

Oct. 1, 2017
At Arch Plastics Packaging, blow molding is held in high esteem. The company recently added injection blow molding (IBM) to its portfolio of capabilities and now has three blow...
Plastics Machinery & Manufacturing
Martin Stark

In Other Words: From bakery to Bekum

June 19, 2017
Martin Stark landed in the U.S. from Germany with a young family and little English, but eventually carved himself a successful 48-year career in the plastics industry.
Bekum K1
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New blow molding unit makes canisters

Oct. 25, 2016
Bekum's new hybrid blow molding machine is designed especially for manufacturing canisters.
Blow Molding

Bekum consolidates European operations

May 24, 2016
Bekum Maschinenfabriken GmbH, Berlin, has completed its reorganization, consolidating its European manufacturing of extrusion blow molding machines at a single site, in Traismauer...
Bekum Hyblow 1 560x373 Box Copy Copy
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Bekum's Hyblow features new screw geometry

April 5, 2016
Bekum has expanded its Hyblow blow molding line with two multicavity, twin-station hydraulic machines developed for a milk bottle maker.