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Plastikos Medical Develops 100% Resin Reuse, Recycling and Sustainability Program
Since opening last year, Plastikos Medical has doubled their press capacity and consumed approximately 160,000 lbs of raw material in 2020.
Plastikos, Inc. Invests in Micro Molding Equipment
Plastikos, Inc. has further diversified their product portfolio with the purchase of two Arburg micro molding machines.
Succession Planning: Three Approaches
Three mold shop owners share their succession plan processes. Start sooner than later, hire a professional to assist and plan for more than your own benefit.
3D Printing: Viewpoints from the MMT Editorial Advisory Board, Part 1
Each month, MMT has published editorial from its advisory board about 3D printing’s current and future prospects in moldmaking. Here are a few of them.
Plastikos Inc. Obtains Certification of Compliance
Plastikos, Inc. announces that it officially obtained its certification of compliance with the ISO: 13485 Quality Management Systems for Medical Devices.
Putting 3D Printing to Work
Micro Mold and Plastikos together have invested more than $400,000 in technologies and processes related to 3D printing and reverse engineering over the last three years.
Plastikos Breaks Ground on New Medical Facility
Plastikos continues to experience organic growth as they break ground on the new 33,000 square-foot medical facility.
MFG Day Event-Tour Combo Emphasizes Career Opportunities
Micro Mold Co., Inc. and Plastikos Inc. sponsored and took part in a local Manufacturing Day event and hosted students at its facility to emphasize the innovative side of moldmaking and show students how injection molds impact their lives every day.
Throwback Thursday: Education and Training Triumphs
This throwback Thursday feature is about our 2013 Leadtime Leaders, Tech Mold, Micro Mold and Plastikos, and their apprenticeship programs.
Moldmaker Makes Its Single Largest Capital Investment Ever
Since winning MMT's 2013 Leadtime Leader Award Honorable Mention this mold builder has not stopped growing. Investment planning for its new automated work cell that is set to be installed later this summer began a year ago.
Mold Maker, Designer Recognized at Amerimold
SPE presented its moldmaker and mold designer of the year awards to Harry Raimondi of Bales Metal Surface Solutions (Downer’s Grove, Illinois) and Chris Hanes of Micro Mold Company Inc. and Plastikos Inc. (Erie, Pennsylvania).
Education and Training Triumphs
The 2013 Leadtime Leaders detail their apprenticeship training and educational programs—and the rewards they reap.
Clean Room Addition Expands Medical Moldmaking Niche
Micro Mold Co., Inc. and Plastikos Inc.—sister companies both based in Erie, Pennsylvania—recently completed a medical-focused facilities expansion with the addition of a clean room to further serve its medical customers and secure new business in this growing industry.