Bishop Auckland-based O F Bell Injection Moulding has marked the end of a successful year by upgrading its tool room software capabilities and achieving ISO 9001:2008.
11 December 2013
Manufacturing growth in the UK, especially in the automotive sector, has given a substantial boost to injection moulding machine sales, according to Engel UK managing director Graeme Herlihy.
15 November 2013
A £200,000 investment package from UK Steel Enterprise has enabled precision injection moulding Icon Plastics to purchase new premises that will keep its manufacturing base in Teesside and secure valuable skilled jobs.
7 November 2013
Bangor’s Denroy Plastics has invested £500,000 in kit and equipment, including a 160-tonne Demag injection moulding machine, to improve the response times and flexibility of its Denman hairbrush brand.
6 November 2013
Hampshire-based Formaplex has become an associate member of the National Composites Centre (NCC) in Bristol.
23 October 2013
The value of machine production in Euromap countries amounted to €12.1bn (£10.3bn) up 3.2% on 2011, with exports valued at €9.3bn (£7.9bn), up 2.4% on the previous year.
18 October 2013
Engel has added an additional assembly hall to its main base in Schwertberg – the development follows an extension to the site some 18 months.
11 October 2013
Bank card and other plastic product manufacturers will have access to a “powerful new technology” that will help the fight against counterfeiting of their products and which can provide an additional security feature for credit cards.
1 October 2013
A Teesside University graduate is helping to revitalise the marketing of a Blyth-based plastics manufacturer.
23 September 2013
Sumitomo Demag has launched an injection moulding machine with fast cycling speeds and low running costs designed for high-volume packaging production.
30 August 2013
DMS Chromium has experienced substantial growth as a result of bring its injection moulding requirements in-house.
27 August 2013
West Midlands-based composites specialist MTM has entered the injection moulding business with the installing of three Romi-Sandretto machines.
5 August 2013
WHS Plastics is bidding farewell to its technical moulding manager Dave Terry, 67, after 35 years at the company.
31 July 2013
Barkley Plastics has launched an in-mould internal welding (IMIW) process, which it claims provides moulders with a method of ensuring flawless product without having to engage in post-moulding welding operations.
11 July 2013
A study into the financial health of UK’S largest injection moulders has revealed as many as 20% need an urgent survival plan, according to research company Plimsoll.
11 July 2013