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Plastic Processors

Boddingtons Goes to Town

This month and last has seen Boddingtons represented at the UK’s major annual plastics industry events. 

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Protool Partner Lati to Provide Thermal Analysis Service for Heat Sinks

The replacement of aluminium heat sinks with polymer heat sinks made from thermally conductive plastics for injection moulding is a growing trend for lighting and electronics manufacturers across Europe.

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MGS Announces Senior Appointment Ahead of Growth

Judson Smythe has been appointed to the board of directors at Lancashire-based moulding specialist MGS Technical Plastics as it plans its next stage of growth. 

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Rimplas Technologies’ Latest Smart Investment

Rimplas Technologies is pleased to announce the arrival of their new high precision, Wittmann Battenfeld Smartpower 300T injection moulding machine in September 2018.

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HotSeat – John O’Brien, Managing Director of the Fibrax Group of Companies

Established in 1902, Fibrax has become a leading force in the global supply of rubber and plastic mouldings. John joined his family’s business in 1992 as a plastics and rubber specialist. In 2004, he was […]

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Fibrax Promotes Precision Through 3D Technologies

Manufacturing components for the automotive industry, including some of the UK’s most iconic vehicle brands, requires an unwavering ability to consistently maintain the highest possible quality standards.

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Tyne Valley: Location, Expansion, Accreditation!

Gill Rice, the woman heading up a thermo-plastics moulding company in the Tyne Valley – which is currently shortlisted for a NE industry award for manufacturing companies with a turnover of less than £25million – […]

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Mergon Trials Ocean Plastics for Automotive Moulding

The world is becoming increasingly aware of the damage to fish and marine life caused by plastic waste in our oceans. Indeed, many sporting organisations have engaged in activities to raise global awareness of this […]

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AKI’s High Surface Finish Cosmetics

Surface Finish Encapsulates the degree of roughness and variation on the surfaces of a part.

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MGS Harnesses ‘Internet of Things’ to Improve Efficiency

Plastic injection moulding specialist MGS Technical Plastics has invested a five-figure sum in a new system which will allow it to more closely monitor its production facilities to improve efficiency and reduce costs.

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