BMS, Mitsubishi and Kyowa: Technical Cooperation
Bayer MaterialScience AG (BMS), Leverkusen, Germany, has agreed close technical cooperation with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Plastic Technology Co., Ltd., Nagoya, Japan, and Kyowa Industrial Co., Ltd., Japan, in the field of polycarbonate (PC) automotive glazing. By combining their expertise in injection molding applications, the three partners are looking to drive forward technological developments for this range of applications and the use of PC glazing in the Japanese automotive industry.
As part of the cooperation, the partners will use an electric two-component injection molding machine with reversing plate from Mitsubishi’s emR series with a locking force of 1,450 metric tons for customer trials in Mitsubishi’s new technical service center at its headquarters (Iwatsuka plant) in Nagoya City.
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