First American Plastic Molding Enterprise (South Beloit, IL) has added two 850-ton Cincinnati Milacron injection molding machines, installing one in its 39,000-sq-ft facility in South Beloit, with the second at its 22,000-sq-ft operation in Ocean Springs, MS. Currently, First American houses 24 horizontal presses ranging in size from 40 to 850 tons, with a 150-ton multi-station rotary-dial vertical clamp press that was recently brought on line.
First American's Steve Erickson said the machines will allow it to take on new, bigger projects, and free up machine time on its 725-ton Cincinnati. In addition to molding, First American offers assembly, testing, decorating, packaging, drop shipping, design, and design assistance. A custom shop, ...