Injection moulding extends to medical and automotive

Injection moulding extends to medical and automotive

Since starting injection moulding in 1956, Rutland Plastics has grown but is still a family business, based in Oakham in Rutland. It offers a range of plastic injection moulding services and has over 30 moulding machines on-site ranging from 50 to 1700t. This range provides

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Innovations in diffusion bonding and laser welding for microfluidics from IPFL

Innovations in diffusion bonding and laser welding for microfluidics from IPFL

For over 50 years, IPFL has produced plastic parts for a range of industries, using 3D printing and CNC technologies to produce parts for medical, defence, product development, motorsport and scientific components. This year at Southern Manufacturing 2022, the company is showing innovations in diffusion

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Rose Plastic protects and is sustainable

Rose Plastic protects and is sustainable

Whether it’s tools, monitoring equipment, sensitive instruments or a product that requires protection, Rose Plastic UK has a wide range of options that can be made from a variety of materials including 100% recycled plastic and sustainable bio- HDPE. The company’s protective cases, packaging and

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Problem-solving adds value to injection moulding

Problem-solving adds value to injection moulding

For the past 35 years, Precision Engineering Plastics has delivered close tolerance injection moulded components and added value assemblies, combining high levels of technical capability with a problem-solving mentality. Its facility in London is equipped with 30 injection moulding machines ranging from 12 to 650

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Enclosure system from Ortumex is tool-free

Enclosure system from Ortumex is tool-free

The design and volume manufacture of fabricated plastic enclosures is coupled with a full evaluation, sourcing and manufacturing service by Ortumex Systems. A committed, experienced team is ready to take on the task of designing, developing and manufacturing a customer’s enclosure. Its flexible approach aims

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Additive manufacturing by Rochling supports inventive design

Additive manufacturing by Rochling supports inventive design

Plastics and composites company, Röchling Industrial (UK), is pleased to showcase its additive manufacturing capabilities and competences at Southern Manufacturing 2022. Industrial 3D printing enables a new approach to design, producing innovative component and offering new solutions for the design and construction of components. The

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Moulding specialist MHP Industries offers materials and production services

Moulding specialist MHP Industries offers materials and production services

Vacuum forming and toolmaking services for the plastics industry offered by MHP Industries, range from initial designs to completion. The company produces mouldings in most thermoformable materials including anti-static, fire retardant and UV stabilised.  The company supplies a range of mouldings for varied industries, from

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Robotic systems apply foam seals

Robotic systems apply foam seals

Six-axis robot systems, combined with Robafoam’s foam application technology, are used by Southern Manufacturing exhibitor Robofoam to apply perfectly formed foam seals to parts. The flexible system can apply custom-designed foam seals to anything from one-off prototypes to high volume production quantities. The equipment can

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Ford joins Composites UK

Ford joins Composites UK

In June, Composites UK welcomed Ford Motor Company, specifically its UK Innovations Team, as one of its 380 member companies. The UK Innovations Team is led by Alan Banks, whose remit is to expand the use of lightweighting technologies onto mass production vehicles at an

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Watertight gaskets from Amey Plastics

Watertight gaskets from Amey Plastics

As part of the display at this year’s show, Amey Plastics showcased its new high-quality gasketing service. The company says it is particularly suitable for manufacturers looking for guaranteed, water-tight mouldings for products. The Hampshire injection moulding company offers a wide range of post-moulding services.

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