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Kayak maker turns to Midas for complex mold


March 27, 2014 10:51 am ET

English tool maker Midas Pattern Co. Ltd. has produced the rotational mold tooling for a new kayak manufactured by Fatyak Kayaks, a division of the UK-based rotational molding company Deso Engineering Ltd.

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Rotomolded car concept gets a boost from agriculture industry


March 21, 2014 10:21 am ET

Total SA's concept car was first shown more than three years ago, and now some of the technology in it is moving into an agricultural tractor which could lead to further developments.

Playworld adds in-house rotomolding with New Berlin acquisition


March 11, 2014 11:10 am ET

Playground equipment maker Playworld Systems Inc. in Lewisburg, Pa., bought a nearby rotational factory from Kent, Ohio-based Akro-Plastics, called New Berlin Plastics.

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Elkhart Plastics buys El Monte Plastics


February 18, 2014 1:09 pm ET

Rotational molder Elkhart Plastics Inc. has purchased the assets of El Monte Plastics Inc., including two rotomolding factories located a mile apart in the western Ohio town of Ohio City.

Claerbout brothers recapitalize rotomolder Dutchland


January 28, 2014 7:13 pm ET

Brothers Carl and Daven Claerbout have recapitalized their Oostburg, Wis.-based rotational molder, Dutchland Plastics Corp., bringing in three investment firms and a new CEO from one of them — and Carl and Daven will remain in their roles and run the company day-to-day.

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Rotoline begins U.S. assembly of rotomolding machines


January 24, 2014 1:49 pm ET

Brazilian rotational molding machinery maker Rotoline Industrial Equipment Ltda. has started U.S. assembly, at a 38,000-square-foot plant in Kent, Ohio

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Canada's Rotovac pursuing growth under new owner


January 22, 2014 3:27 pm ET

Rotovac Group Inc. is reviving formerly bankrupt Ontario plastics businesses under a new CEO.

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Igloo Products adding more US jobs


January 6, 2014 4:05 pm ET

Igloo Products Corp. is continuing to build up its U.S. manufacturing and production capacity, adding 250 workers in late 2013 and opening a new warehouse and distribution center in Texas.

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Indian rotomolder showcases new products at Plastivision


December 30, 2013 4:01 pm ET

MUMBAI -- Indian rotational molder Maharashtra Maha Polyplast Pvt. Ltd. is developing a new line of products to improve living space in India's dense metropolitan areas.

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Promens to make major investments in China, Asia


December 13, 2013 11:02 am ET

Plastics processor Promens hf is speeding up its expansion into China and launching a broader push into Asia that will see it set up several factories there in the next few years, the company's top executive in the region said.

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