Injection Molding


New York molder adds presses in North Carolina plant

December 9, 2014 11:14 am ET

Alliance Precision Plastics Corp. recently expanded its Spindale, N.C. operations in a big way, turning to Wittmann Battenfeld to add seven injection molding manufacturing cells.


Injection molder Preh expands automotive facility in Mexico

December 9, 2014 10:00 am ET

Preh GmbH, the Bad Neustadt, Germany-based supplier of injection molded electronic controls to automotive companies, has completed the large-scale expansion of its production facilities in Monterrey, Mexico.


Skills gap imperils small-town manufacturing

December 8, 2014 2:35 pm ET

As labor needs transition from low-cost, low-skilled workers to an educated, highly skilled labor force, auto companies are struggling to persuade this new type of employee to live and work in towns devoid of big-city amenities.Sarepta is...


South Carolina custom molder Precision Southeast expands

December 5, 2014 1:54 pm ET

UPDATED — Custom injection molder Precision Southeast Inc. will establish operations in a new 50,000-square-foot facility in Marion, S.C., mere hundreds of yards from the company's existing location in the city.


Tec Air details expansion, move to Indiana

December 5, 2014 2:21 pm ET

After a construction delay, Tec Air Inc., which molds air movement components such as fan blades and blower wheels, is making its move from a Chicago suburb to northwestern Indiana.


Mecaplast building second molding plant in Mexico, making engine parts

December 5, 2014 2:04 pm ET

Tier 1 auto industry supplier Mecaplast Group says it will build its second injection molding facility in Mexico in the city of Silao, central Mexico.


Companies scramble in wake of ongoing PEI resin shortage

December 4, 2014 4:50 pm ET

Shortages of high-performance resin polyetherimide could drag on for several months, according to Sabic Innovative Plastics, the only producer of the base resin.


Fischer-Tech partnering with Interlink for new HMI applications

December 4, 2014 12:17 pm ET

Asian molder Fischer-Tech partners with US touch screen maker Interlink


Ontario's L-D Tool & Die poised for growth in medical components

December 3, 2014 2:36 pm ET

A custom molder near Canada's national capital of Ottawa is poised to expand its business in medical components.


ResTech Plastic Molding buys True Precision Plastics

December 3, 2014 1:53 pm ET

ResTech Plastic Molding LLC is expanding its reach to Pennsylvania, with the acquisition of True Precision Plastics LLC.

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