AIMPLAS is a technology centre with 30 years of experience in the plastics industry. We provide solutions to companies throughout the value chain from R&D&I to technological services, analysis and tests, competitive intelligence and training.

AIMPLAS provides specialized technical training solutions to improve the professional qualifications of both active professionals and technicians in the plastic sector, as well as young people and the unemployed. Our offer covers official vocational training, specialization courses, symposiums and seminars.

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Registration period
18 of October 2020 or until full capacity

Date and Schedule

From 19 of Oct 2020 to 30 of Oct

Duration

20 class hours

Location

Online

Price

AIMPLAS members 500€

Non-members: 500€

10% discount on the second attendee from the same company
10% discount if you register three weeks before the beginning of the course
Includes documentation, coffee and lunch

Objectives

  • The main objective of this course is to help participants understand the importance of parameters control in extrusion processes and learn about specific parameters and troubleshooting techniques inherent to blown film extrusion, cast film extrusion and co-extrusion.
  • Specific objectives:
  • To identify the parameters of extrusion processes
  • To highlight the need and advantages of processes control
  • To understand the influence of process parameters on the plastic material's behaviour and the quality of the final product
  • To understand the importance of screw selection in the plastic material’s melting behaviour
  • To identify the different components of blown film and cast film extrusion lines
  • To identify possible defects in the final product and know how to solve them

Who is it aimed at?

  • Company technical staff members interested in strengthening their knowledge of extrusion processes, processes control and technologies for the production of flexible semi-finished products

Programme

  • Introduction to extrusion processes and the extruder
  • Processes control
  • Film extrusion technologies (Blown film & Cast film)
  • Co-extrusion
  • Troubleshooting

Open calls

From 19 of October 2020 to 30 of October 2020

Online

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