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Plastic Processors

Linear Plastics and Wittmann Battenfeld UK Meet the Challenge for Ventilator Part Supply

Linear Plastics, leading toolmaker and contract injection moulder, recently answered the call to arms in the fight against COVID 19, using the SmartPower 60 injection moulding machine from Wittmann Battenfeld.

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Plasticom Rises to UK Challenge to Produce Ventilator Parts

An Ashford-based injection moulding and toolmaking business this week marked the successful completion of an extraordinary order for the rapid production of thousands of parts for ventilators to be used in the battle against COVID-19.

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Protomould Increase Capacity as Investment Continues

Protomould Plastics has received continuous investment since it joined the Polyplastics Group in 2013 and this has continued throughout the Coronavirus pandemic. This month the company has doubled its machine capacity with the delivery of […]

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Boddingtons Moulding Key to COVID-19 Ventilator Production

Medical device manufacturer, Boddingtons, is currently involved in the manufacture and assembly of moulded components in order to satisfy UK ventilator production demand in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Protool Plastics Group Forge Ahead with 2020 Expansion Plan

Despite the current global uncertainty, the Protool Plastics Group is pushing forward with its multiple-stage expansion planned for 2020, with stage three planned for completion in July.

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A New Operations Director to Join the Pentagon Plastics Group

The Pentagon Plastics Group is soon to be joined by a new Operations Director. Mark Sait will join the 44 strong team at Pentagon on July 1st, and work shoulder to shoulder with Managing Director, […]

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Europlaz Aids the COVID-19 Response

Endeavouring to play its part in the ongoing fight against COVID-19, Europlaz has recently signed a contract to exclusively manufacture a COVID-19 antibody test kit.

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100,000 PPE Visors For NHS and Healthcare Workers

It’s been just two weeks since Plunkett Associates first started supplying PPE visors to their client, Resource-12, and they’re delighted to report that, to date, they have shipped 100,000 for distribution across the Healthcare sector.

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Biplas Streamline Production of Virus Testing Products

Biplas has recently made significant investments in its cleanroom facility, as well as its design software, in-house toolroom and metrology department, enabling fully validated development, tooling and injection moulding for the medical sector.

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Forteq Remains Flexible to Meet Demand

Forteq UK is continuing to meet customer requirements for injection moulded components during the pandemic period. Although many of its Tier 1 automotive customers have had closures in line with OEM shutdowns, forteq had several […]

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