PET Preform Molding

Husky introduces a range of new, flexible, versatile PET preform molding solutions at K2019

| Preform moulding | Husky Injection Molding Systems | Bolton, ON | Canada

Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing community, is introducing a variety of new PET preform molding solutions on its booth at K2019 in Dusseldorf, Germany (Hall 13, Booth A61) that satisfy its customers’ increasingly diverse application and production needs.

“The global market is rapidly changing. As a trusted partner and industry leader it is vital that our technology, products and services evolve to reflect the market and meet our customers’ continuously changing manufacturing, application and production output needs,” said Robert Domodossola, Husky’s President of Rigid Packaging. “Our new PET preform molding technologies offer an extensive range of solutions to help our customers achieve the utmost flexibility, user friendliness, energy efficiency and productivity in their manufacturing operations.”

HyPET®5e platform – Evolving for you

At K2019, Husky is debuting its new HyPET®5e systems platform. Building upon the company’s best-in-class, proven technology, the new platform is the foundation for a versatile, energy efficient family of PET preform molding solutions capable of handling diverse output and performance needs. The HyPET®5e platform includes:

  • HyPET®5e – Husky’s core system is built upon the company’s proven, energy efficient platform. The system offers a versatile solution for standard preform designs and is upgradeable to address different business needs.
  • HyPET®5e+ – An evolution of the core platform, HyPET®5e+ includes an upgraded options package to accommodate higher performance and production needs.
  • HyPET® HPP5e – Launched in April 2019, HyPET® HPP5e is Husky’s highest production system that delivers the industry’s ultimate preform molding solution. Husky is running a fully integrated HyPET® HPP5e system on its booth. The system is processing 100 percent post-consumer recycled resin, producing a 12.1 gram preform on a 96-cavity mold and running a 6.2 second cycle time. 

Take your next step with NexPET™

Also debuting at K2019 is NexPET™, Husky’s flexible, lower cavitation system and mold for the middle output and multiple package market. Enabling the highest levels of preform quality at the lowest total cost to produce, NexPET™ is engineered to reduce the initial system investment and future tooling costs – making customers more competitive to capture market growth. On its booth Husky is displaying a 48-cavity NexPET™ mold, which is designed to be part of a complete NexPET™ system.