ProTec Polymer Processing GmbH, headquartered in Bensheim, Germany, is an international one-stop shop supplier to the plastics industry with a focus on injection molding, extrusion and blow molding. Its range of services covers components, solutions and turn-key systems for efficient materials handling, treatment and recycling of plastics and for manufacturing long fiber reinforced thermoplastics using LFT pultrusion lines.
One-stop shop supplier ProTec will be showing its smart, flexible materials handling systems for the plastics industry. These systems are capable of quickly and accurately handling a variety of changing pellet and regrind blends. From its extensive range of products, ProTec will be also showing an Industry 4.0 capable batch dosing unit from the SOMOS Batchmix series which includes eleven models with throughputs from 5 to 3,000 kg/h. Last but not least, ProTec will be exhibiting the SOMOS PERFOAMER manufacturing solution which makes it possible to carry out the innovative "PLASTINUM Foam Injection Molding" physical foaming process industrially on injection molding machines and extruders.
Products sold under the SOMOS brand include drying, dosing/blending and conveying systems.
SOMOS PERFOAMER enables plastics processors to enjoy the benefits of the innovative "PLASTINUM Foam Injection Moulding" process for the first time in industrial injection molding. Jointly developed in 2017 by Linde AG and Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid, this process combines the advantages of physical and chemical foaming. SOMOS PERFOAMER is a universally applicable, easy to operate manufacturing solution.
Pultrusion lines for production of long-fiber thermoplastic (LFT) pellets.
LFT pellets produced with ProTec pultrusion lines utilize best-in-class technology, resulting in superior material performance.
Some highlights are: Standard & custom LFT lines, High quality fiber impregnations, Fully automated operation, Runs different fiber & thermoplastic combinations, Individual LFT formulation support, Custom LFT sample pre-production, Compatible with SOMOS material handling equipment.