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Moving and growing… (October 01, 2002)

Robotics supplier Yaskawa Motoman Canada has moved to a larger facility in Mississauga, ON, that will double the company's manufacturing space. Motoman's product line includes more than 30 robot model...


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October 1, 2002 by Canadian Plastics

Robotics supplier Yaskawa Motoman Canada has moved to a larger facility in Mississauga, ON, that will double the company’s manufacturing space. Motoman’s product line includes more than 30 robot models. The new address is 3530 Laird Road, Unit 3, 905-569-6686.

Makino has opened a new Die/Mold headquarters in Auburn Hills, MI.

The facility houses vertical, horizontal, graphite milling, RAM and wire EDM machines for demonstration purposes.

Construction on Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.’s Shanghai Technical Center is scheduled to begin this month. The facility will open mid-2003. Husky is a supplier of injection molding equipment and services, with over 40 service and sales offices worldwide.

Fluorescent growth: Day-Glo Color Corp., a supplier of fluorescent colors, has purchased the fluorescent pigment business of Sun Chemical Corp.

Polyolefins compounder and re-seller Washington Penn Plastic Co. Inc. (Washington, PA) has signed a letter of intent to purchase the business of Southern Polymer Inc. (Atlanta, GA). Southern Polymer will focus on the resale and distribution of polyolefins.