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Aerospace: The economic beauty of achieving more with less


Unique processing technology allows for part consolidation and efficient manufacturing: Combination of Egmond Plastic’s Fusible-Core Technology and a VICTREX® PEEK polymer solution result in more than 30% cost and up to 50% weight reductions Thornton Cleveleys (UK), XX March 2015 – In the manufacturing of complex fuel housings for the global aircraft industry, cost savings […]

Plymovent ‘Certificate of Merit’ for Egmond Plastic


During the opening of the new Plymovent Office in Alkmaar, Egmond Plastic has received a ‘Certificate of Merit’ for ‘being loyal supplier for more than 25 years’. Egmond Plastic wishes Plymovent all the best in the new accommodation.

New CNC millingmachine for EP


Egmond Plastic has recently invested in a new CNC millingmachine of the well-known American manufacturer HAAS. Thanks to this HAAS VF-2 millingmachine with improved tolerances the plastic products are more efficient finished. With this higher end quality of the products Egmond Plastic meets even more the stringent requirements of our customers.

EP expands capacity lacquer department


In order to meet the increased product demand by new and existing customers, EP has recently expanded the capacity of the lacquer department. By building a new storage space, three new closed, dust-free lacquer cabins are realised. Also the quality of the sprayed products is optimised by working with positive pressure. The new sanding table […]

EP employees qualified to a higher level


As a company that is focused on the future and invests in training for the staff Egmond Plastic can look forward to the fact that recently some employees once again are qualified to a higher level.   There are certificates for industrial electro – level 2 (1), precision engineering (machining)(1) and VAPRO B process operator […]

Aerospace: The economic beauty of achieving more with less


Unique processing technology allows for part consolidation and efficient manufacturing: Combination of Egmond Plastic’s Fusible-Core Technology and a VICTREX® PEEK polymer solution result in more than 30% cost and up to 50% weight reductions Thornton Cleveleys (UK), XX March 2015 – In the manufacturing of complex fuel housings for the global aircraft industry, cost savings […]

EU sponsors Egmond Plastic in new aviation development


The Clean Sky Joint Undertaking in Brussels has awarded a contract to Egmond Plastic for the development of a Peek inlet scroll. The 16-month program will take place in close cooperation with Liebherr in Toulouse. The current inlet scroll is made of aluminum and consists of 2 parts. The newly developed inlet scroll will be […]

new FaroArm measuring arm


Since January 2015, in addition to the current 2D altimeter, the Quality-control department of Egmond Plastic uses the new 6-axis 3D FaroArm (Prime) measuring arm. This measuring arm is capable of even more accurate measurements on the products. An additional advantage is that the digital data directly can be forwarded to the customer. To operate […]

Innovation


In order to be able to offer more applications in the future, we are developing in collaboration with NLR (National Aerospace Laboratory) heat conductive plastics, of which the mechanical properties are maintained. In the coming years we expect to produce the first applications, aluminum housings that can be made of plastic.

Future proof


In order to make our specialized way of manufacturing molds and high-tech plastics future proof, new talent in the field of injection molding and mold manufacturing is being hired and extensively trained and educated (VAPRO). We employ talented young engineers (men and women) with a passion to invent and an eagerness to implement your design […]