Fiberglass door maker investing $20 million in Indiana

January 14, 2015 12:45 pm ET

Therma-Tru Doors will invest $20 million in new equipment at its Butler, Ind., facility over the next three years to increase production capabilities of its fiberglass products for single and multi-family housing.


Woodruff adds capabilities to tackle 'aggressive growth program'

January 8, 2015 4:44 pm ET

Doug Borgsdorf has good reason to be excited these days as he is marshaling corrugated plastic packaging maker Woodruff Corp. through an expansion plan that's aimed at doubling sales in 18 months.


ACI ramping up recycling in Nebraska

January 8, 2015 10:59 am ET

Reprocessor and recycler ACI Plastics Inc. is bringing its new Nebraska operation up to capacity to support its growing medical products business.


Triangle Tool adding production space

January 7, 2015 4:21 pm ET

Milwaukee's Triangle Tool Corp. is adding space for its tool making operations.


Essel Propack adds fifth plant in China, expands in Egypt

January 5, 2015 4:47 pm ET

Plastics packaging manufacturer Essel Propack Ltd. has launched a new plant in Suzhou in East China.


Medical molder SMC growing into a bigger plant in Massachusetts

December 31, 2014 11:36 am ET

Medical device contract manufacturer SMC Ltd. plans to expand in Massachusetts by consolidating three smaller plants into 210,000 square feet of space in Devens over the next two years, according to Corporate Vice President Brian Payson.


Sabic Innovative Plastics adding Noryl PPO capacity in Selkirk, N.Y.

December 30, 2014 4:03 pm ET

Sabic Innovative Plastics plans to add production capacity for polymers related to its Noryl polyphenylene oxide.


Braskem Idesa JV nearing completion in Mexico, expected to open mid-2015

December 29, 2014 1:23 pm ET

Braskem SA's Ethylene XXI joint venture with Mexico's Grupo Idesa SA is 88 percent finished, the two partners said Dec. 24. They aim to have the $4.5 billion complex up and running by July.


Rotoplas opens first US plant

December 24, 2014 10:14 am ET

Mexico City-based Grupo Rotoplas SAB de CV opened its first rotational molding plant in the United States earlier this month, according to Chief Financial Officer Mario Antonio Romero Orozco.


Engineered Profiles investing $3.7 million for new equipment, staff

December 24, 2014 10:28 am ET

Columbus, Ohio's Engineered Profiles LLC has announced it will spend $3.7 million over the next three years to upgrade its machinery and hire new staff.

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