Helping you to get the best possible moulded plastic parts
The Edge in business means optimising the marginal differences. Our quarterly newsletter and moulded plastic parts news reveals how we help our customers realise this. Precision Plastic Injection Moulding starts with design-rationalisation built in at every stage. This results in you getting a plastic component manufactured with minimal waste because every element from design to assembly is done the most efficient way. Let us help you to streamline your component supply chain, reduce lead-times and maximise the cost-effectiveness of the component produced.
At the time of going to press the coronavirus outbreak is fast becoming a human tragedy on an unprecedented scale.
Getting the best results is about correct design and manufacture of the injection mould tool that forms the part, on the correct choice of material and correct use of the injection moulding machine.
Larger injection moulding capability is attracting the higher volume products being vacuum formed, as production costs are significantly lower.
Tex Plastics has invested in two new moulding technician apprentices, providing mentoring and a multifaceted training programme.
New client chooses Tex Plastics because product development was key to their business plan
The awarding of the Environmental Standard reflects our vision to monitor and control the impact of operations on the environment, both now and in the future at Tex Plastics Derby.
David Ciecierski joined Tex Plastics in September and is currently in his first year of his apprenticeship.
Tex Plastics are pleased to be working towards the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System.
Tex Plastic understand every business has a responsibility to lessen or neutralise their environmental impact – whatever we mould for our customers, we seek out to minimise the carbon footprint.
A series of 5S training events have been held over the past 8 months to ensure everyone in the business understands the principles of the Lean Six Sigma method of 5S.
Large injection moulding capability increased.
Take a read of our Winter 2019 Newsletter
When a leading feminine hygiene and washroom services provider reviewed it’s European injection moulding and supply chain with a view to optimising efficiencies, quality and costs, Tex Plastics were asked to provide a solution.
2019 is proving to be a challenging year for manufacturing in general, with UK factory output dropping off to a seven-year low as Brexit uncertainty rolls on.
Nobody leaves school with a burning ambition to work in a plastic injection moulding manufacturing facility. This means having to work harder to attract and retain the brightest people with the qualities and attitude we’re looking for.
Additional capacity required at Derby due to increasing orders from a mix of existing customer accounts growing as well as new account wins, has resulted in the purchase of an additional 650 tonne machine and crane.
Turnkey solutions managing more processes in-house
Sophie Hodgson is the latest Apprentice Appointment at Tex Plastics, and joins the Quality Assurance team as a Quality Engineer.