December 2 - 3, 2014: International Injection Moulding Conference in Aachen
IKV brings together national and international experts from the entire injection moulding industry in Aachen. The will speak about and discuss new developments, present the latest research results and give innovative examples from industrial series production.

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Fibre orientation in an LFT part measured by X-ray computer tomography (photo: IKV)

Exploiting the potential of LFT
IKV is currently carrying out research into a calculation procedure for long fibre-reinforced injection-moulded thermoplastic materials (LFT). This material has established itself for use in highly stressed structural components, especially in the automotive industry. ... >>> more


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14 and 15 October 2013 - IKV Conference "Rubber meets Science"

The program covers in two parallel sessions current trends, innovations and challenges in both organic and silicone elastomers. >>> more


Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Thomas Brettnich (left) and Dipl.-Ing. Toru Shiina (right) from Sumitomo (SHI) Demag hand over the all-electric IntElect 100-340 injection moulding machine to Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Hopmann (photo: Brixius/IKV).

New Sumitomo (SHI) Demag injection moulding machine for IKV pilot plant

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH based in Schwaig, Germany, has provided IKV with an all-electric injection moulding machine, type IntElect 100-340. With this machine, which is specially ... >>> more


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