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July 20, 2017

Key Terms to Know Regarding Plastic Injection Moulding

The plastic injection moulding process forms plastic into a durable, resinous material that can be shaped into almost any form imaginable. The very first injection moulding machine was invented and then patented in 1872 by brothers John and Isaiah Hyatt. When first invented, the plastic injection moulding machine consisted of a heated cylinder where a […]

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June 27, 2017

Why you should consider outsourcing your plastic injection moulding

Original equipment manufacturers (OEM’s), often see producing equipment in house as a simple, cost effective way to create high quality products whilst keeping costs down. In reality, the process ends up being much more complicated and time consuming than originally expected, requiring cutting edge equipment, support staff and significant investment in infrastructure. In your decision […]

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April 4, 2017

The Everyday Uses Of Plastic Injection Moulding

Plastic Injection Moulding can seem like a complicated process when you first hear about it. You might think at first glance that the products made from this method are all highly technical and specialised for big industries and companies. Moldwel plastic injection moulders were formed in 1973 and over the years we have seen and […]

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March 23, 2017

4 Types Of Plastic Moulding

In today’s world of manufacturing, plastics are used to make a whole range of products, from automotive body parts to in some cases human body parts. Each moulding process requires a special manufacturing process that moulds the parts based on their specifications. In this article, we will be looking at 4 different types of moulding […]

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March 21, 2017

The Importance of Plastics in the Modern Day

Back in 1967, plastics suggested a sterile, factory-driven environment of mass production and monotony. Nowadays, plastics are used for a variety of our favourite luxuries and enjoyments. Modern life as we know it would be entirely impossible if not for plastics manufacturing and development such as plastic injection moulding. Electronic equipment, daily necessities and so […]

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March 9, 2017

Plastic Injection Moulding: From Design to Delivery.

Injection Moulding is a growing industry, and demand has been increasing for plastic injection moulders. However, despite its importance in the industry, the actual process behind plastic injection moulding is still a mystery to many people. This blog post is being written to try and explain the process behind plastic injection moulding, from the design […]

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March 8, 2017

Why Choose Plastic Injection Moulding?

When it comes to manufacturing you will want to choose the most suitable and cost effective production process that will give you the best results. Plastic injection moulding is one of the most popular methods of mass production. It is done by feeding plastic material into a heated barrel; the material is then injected into […]

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February 15, 2017

UK Manufacturing Has Seen a Record Jump In Competitiveness

In these tumultuous times, British industries are pushing their limits to claim business, increasing the levels of competitiveness in non-EU markets to record heights. With the value of the pound falling, British manufacturers are working to fulfil the rising number of domestic orders, and the rising optimism looks to help improve the national GDP growth. […]

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January 4, 2017

Moldwel adds new Chen Hsong machine

Walsall-based Moldwel Products has added a new injection moulding machine bringing the number installed to three within the last two months. The latest machine for the West Midlands-based injection moulding company was a Chen Hsong JM268 model from distributor APM UK. Moldwel managing director Andrew Penn said the firm is enjoying major growth in a […]

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December 14, 2016

Moldwel continues on expansion track

Walsall-based moulder Moldwel Products Ltd reports a period of recent and sustained growth thus far into 2014. The business confirms that, from its experiences, the UK ‘reshoring’ purchasing trend is very much present and here to stay for the foreseeable future.

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