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ELG Carbon Fibre will jointly exhibit with Sanko Gosei at JEC World after formally agreeing technical development. more

Materials

The Pentagon Plastics Group has taken on its first toolroom apprentice as it looks to invest in the future of its UK manufacturing facilities. more

Industry News

Nine months on from its acquisition by Pentagon Plastics, the newly-styled Phoenix Engineering is positioning itself as “one to watch” following investment in infrastructure and working practices. more

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A Meet the Toolmaker event in Coventry in February brought 70 people together to discuss the future of plastics tooling. more

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Contract moulder and toolmaker, Pentagon Plastics, says it’s being boosted by a practice of reshoring that looks set to continue into 2017. more

Industry News

A Lancashire-based injection mould and tool making specialist has developed and created a PVC-based commercial floor tile it claims is the fastest to fit and most durable on the market. more

Materials

An event designed to promote the importance of the tooling and plastics industries in Europe is being held later this month. more

Events

Horsham-based injection moulder, Pentagon Plastics, has acquired neighbouring toolmaking firm, Phoenix Engineering 2009 Ltd (formerly Punctual Precision) for an undisclosed sum. more

Industry News

Austrian standard parts manufacturer, Meusburger, has acquired hot runner specialist PSG Plastic Service GmbH. more

Machinery

A precision tool making company has been crowned the UK’s “manufacturing Champion” at the national EEF/Aldermore Future Manufacturing Awards held in London last week. more

Industry News

An event held to promote the UK toolmaking industry has been hailed a “roaring success” by its organisers. more

Events

Plastic prototypes, electrodes and injection mould inserts are machined faster at UK manufacturer, BNL, using quick-acting CNC vices. more

Machinery

Birmingham-based injection moulder and toolmaker, Andel Plastics, says 2015 is the “most exciting year” in the company’s history. more

Industry News

Portugal’s Engineering and Tooling cluster, Pool-Net, which incorporates the moulding, special tools and plastics industries, has been recognised with a Certificate of Excellence. more

Industry News

New for 2016, formnext is a tradeshow dedicated to tool and mould making and additive technologies debuting in Frankfurt this November. more

Events

A new tradeshow dedicated to tool and mould making and additive technologies debuting in Frankfurt this November will be powered with a partnership from one of the industry’s leading publishers and conference producers. more

Events

A Leicester-based moulder and toolmaker has announced it has invested in two new all-electric machines for its latest project. more

Machinery