Senior Staff Reporter
Bregar had five years of daily newspaper reporting experience and had been an assistant editor of Restaurant Management magazine before joining Plastics News as a reporter prior to the publication's launch in 1989. A 1983 journalism graduate of Ohio University, he was promoted to senior reporter in January 1996.
The National Composites Centre in Bristol, England, has an integrated manufacturing cell for overmoulding fibre-reinforced semi-finished products with an Engel duo injection press with 1,700 tonnes of clamping force — paving the way for mass production in automotive and aerospace.
For the US plastics machinery industry — as well as the entire plastics industry — 2018 was highlighted by the tough task of trying to figure out international trade wars, myriad tariffs and the rewrite of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Milacron Holdings Corp. will show an Imflux-enabled injection moulding machine at the Fakuma trade show in Germany next month, marking the first time an injection press manufacturer has adopted the moulding technology from Imflux, part of Procter & Gamble Co.