Plastic Injection Moulding Secondary Operations

Secondary Operations

Additional Value Added Services 

These may be needed to reduce the initial cost and meet your budget constraints, or to achieve a product feature that cannot be met in the standard tool configurations.

  

Our extensive range of secondary operations means that we can offer the complete one stop shop, plastic moulding solution all under one roof. 

Here is a full list of the secondary operations that we can provide:​

Ultrasonic welding of plastics

Ultrasonic Welding

An industrial technique whereby high-frequency ultrasonic acoustic vibrations are locally applied to workpieces being held together under pressure to create a solid-state weld. 

Ultrasonic welding of two plastic components
plastic moulding with a plated surface

Plating 

Plating is the process of covering the surface of a part to decorate or protect it, however occasionally it is a necessary process due to functionality and the parts end application.

Plated plastic injection moulded part
plastic injection moulded parts can be spot faced or machined.

Spot Facing /Machining

Spot facing is the process of cleaning excess material from the part.

Machining incorporates various applications additional to moulding such as turning, drilling, and milling.

Secondary Operation - Drilling holes in moulded component

Drilling/Milling

Drilling is the process of adding holes that cannot be carried out during the moulding process.

Milling is a way of removing excess material to tighter tolerances that cannot be moulded.

Secondary Operations plastic injection moulding
Assembly of plastic injection moulded components

Assembly

As part of our ‘one stop Manufacturing solution’ we offer bespoke component assembly and finishing services, helping clients simplify their supply chain complexity, reduce unit cost and lead-times, bringing products to market faster and meet fluctuating market demands.

Assembly A3 Wedge Whiteboard in yellow

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Next Steps

1

Following receipt of your enquiry we will provide you with a quotation fully detailing the financials of your project.

2

On receipt of your order, we will produce a concise project management plan and keep you informed every step of the way.

3

Your new tool will be trailed in accordance with ISO 9001 quality standards and you will receive first of samples for your evaluation and approval.

You will receive our full support and guidance in every aspect of your project, coupled with the promise that we will work hard to deliver your requirements, meet your time scales, and exceed your expectations.