HOUSTON (Dec. 27, 4:20 p.m. ET) — Plastics processor Blackwell Plastics Inc. has grown by adding machinery and personnel. Blackwell, an injection molder and extruder, added a 520-ton Negri Bossi electric press in October. The machine is the firm’s 28th injection molding machine, but its first all-electric, President Jeff Applegate said in a Dec. 27 phone interview.
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