Industrial Molds Group, a leading mold manufacturer of complex injection molds had a banner year in 2012. Industrial Molds Group won Moldmaking Technology’s 2012 Leadtime Leader Award in the large shop category for its best-in-class manufacturing and business performance.
Industrial Molds’ design creativity and expertise in developing complex molds was rewarded twice in 2012 with the 10-Port Water Outlet, an under-hood component developed with a Tier 1 automotive components supplier for global OEMs. It won the ‘Single Part’ award in the Society of the Plastics Industry’s International Plastics Design Competition, and also in the Powertrain division at the 42nd Annual Society of Plastics Engineering (SPE) Automotive Innovation Awards Competition.
Industrial Molds specializes in two-shot, two-material molds; molds with complex configurations; molds designed to eliminate secondary assembly by designing many parts into one injection molded component to help its customers reduce manufacturing costs and improve quality for the automotive (under hood and fuel systems), medical, fluid control, and industrial markets.
The company also provides mold qualification/validation through its sister company, Pyramid Plastics, which has a wide range of injection molding presses including large-press capabilities, and stringent quality control standards.