July 22 2021
Parkinson Technologies' Dusenbery® brand is proud to announce the latest enhancement to the popular MasterSlit® DC2 duplex center slitter rewinder. The DC2, based on the original Dusenbery® 635, now incorporates safety system advances in accordance with upcoming national and industry standards and also now features operator interface refinements that further improve productivity.
May 21 2021
Parkinson Technologies is pleased to announce its 150th anniversary. It is not often a company can trace its lineage back 150-years. However, this year Parkinson achieved this incredible milestone. Each of the four brands started from humble beginnings. Yet today, the company has evolved into a global technology leader in high-performance web processing systems for the plastics, nonwovens, paper, and specialty materials industries.
August 20 2019
Parkinson Technologies’ Key Filters brand is pleased to announce the latest refinements to the popular KCH continuous belt screen changer. New mechanical upgrades to the KCH lineup include more robust construction, cooling enhancements and maintenance features.
February 20 2019
Parkinson Technologies’ Dusenbery brand will proudly exhibit its new MasterSlit® DC2 center slitter rewinder at ICE USA 2019 in Louisville, KY. The new DC2, which was based on the original Dusenbery 635, will feature the same roll pusher and laser core alignment system used on its big brother, the DC4. Demonstrations of the new center slitter will be held every two hours during show hours.
October 27 2017
On Thursday October 12, Parkinson Technologies hosted a tour for the Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) New England chapter. Members were invited to Parkinson Technologies’ corporate headquarters in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to explore the State-of-the-art film extrusion and biaxial orientation technology lab, the new slitting technology lab, and tour the assembly area.
October 4 2017
Parkinson Technologies announces a new addition to its in-house technology lab offerings. Parkinson Technologies’ Dusenbery® brand has a new dedicated slitting lab featuring the MasterSlit™ DC4. This new lab will allow customers to conduct slitting trials and gain valuable hands-on experience using Dusenbery equipment.
August 18 2017
Parkinson Technologies’ Dusenbery brand announces a new addition to their MasterSlit™ C-Series of slitter rewinders. The newly developed DC2 is a duplex center slitter that offers the same enhanced performance and ergonomic capabilities as its larger sibling, the DC4, but in a smaller more compact design.
August 10 2017
As an AIMCAL member company Parkinson Technologies Inc accepted an invitation to host a plant tour and conduct a lab machine demonstration in conjunction with AIMCAL’s Web Slitting Technology Converting School Course held in Warwick, RI on July 18 & 19, 2017. Parkinson planned the tour as a follow up to showcase their new design Dusenbery® MasterSlit™ DC4 Slitter Rewinder, previously unveiled at the ICE 2017 Show in Orlando, FL earlier this year.
May 17 2017
Parkinson Technologies, Inc. announced that it has expanded its sales team with two new employees: Joe Kenney as Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast and Jorge Goldschmied as Sales Manager for Key Filters in the Americas.
April 3 2017
Parkinson Technologies’ Dusenbery brand will introduce its latest slitter rewinder innovation, the DC4, at the upcoming ICE USA show taking place in Orlando April 25-27. In a continuation of Parkinson’s machine development program for the brand, the DC4 is an advanced, large-capacity duplex slitter rewinder equipped with enhanced performance and ergonomic capabilities.
January 24 2017
At the K-Show in Düsseldorf, Germany (October 19-26), Parkinson Technologies, Inc. drew a captive audience when it introduced its new virtual reality (VR) technology. This groundbreaking VR platform—used as a tool for demonstrating Parkinson’s plastics processing machinery on a large scale—piqued the interest of industry media, potential customers, and even the U.S. Consulate.
September 20 2016
Parkinson Technologies, Inc. is excited to announce that it is introducing a new virtual reality (VR) system for exhibiting and illustrating its broad base of plastics production and web handling machinery to potential customers and industry stakeholders. This system, which utilizes HTC Vive technology, will be premiered at the upcoming K-Show in Dusseldorf, Germany, taking place October 19-26. It will allow users to transport themselves into an environment featuring a full-scale biaxial web line and to interact with the line or individual machines—something that is impossible at trade shows due to a number of logistical factors.
July 15 2015
Parkinson Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its new blog—a collection of articles focused on the company’s products and services, the latest industry innovations and other topics relevant to the plastics, nonwovens, paper, and specialty materials sectors.
June 9 2015
Parkinson Technologies demonstrated its commitment to industry advancement by exhibiting at Converting School Connect, an event presented by the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters, and Laminators (AIMCAL).
March 13 2014
Manufacturing is alive and well in Rhode Island—and it’s an industry ripe with career possibilities. This was the message conveyed to local high school students by Parkinson Technologies, which invited students from Cumberland High School to tour its facility on November 1 and December 14.
February 1 2014
Parkinson Technologies, Inc. today announced that its facility expansion, necessary to accommodate its continued growth, will be completed ahead of schedule. The expansion will double the company’s machinery assembly capacity and give Parkinson the flexibility to increase output of individual machines and integrated production systems for its global customer base.
September 18 2013
Parkinson Technologies Inc. will be exhibiting at the upcoming K-Show 2013 in Dusseldorf, Germany (October 16-23, Stand 3D54), promoting its lines of melt filtration, converting, winding, and plastics orientation processing machinery for the plastics industry. As the world’s premier trade fair for plastics and rubber, the K-Show is held once every three years. It is the leading industry showcase for all major market innovations.
April 9 2013
Parkinson Technologies Inc., an industry leader in the development, design and manufacturing of web processing machinery for the plastics, nonwovens, paper and specialty materials industries, has announced the addition of Shruti International as its authorized representative in India and the U.A.E. Mumbai-based Shruti International, led by Bharat Muchhala, has represented North American machinery and plastics processing equipment manufacturers for more than 17 years, providing highly personalized sales and service support.
April 2 2012
Parkinson Technologies Inc. will feature numerous products and technologies at its exhibit at NPE 2012, being held in Orlando, Florida from April 2-5. The company will show its latest winding, slitting and melt filtration product offerings for the plastics and converting markets.