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PMT Hosts 4th Annual Manufacturing Day Event for Local Students

PMT Hosts 4th Annual Manufacturing Day Event for Local Students

Plastic Molding Technology Inc. opened its doors to high school students on Friday, October 6, hosting a factory tour for Manufacturing Day 2017. PMT’s event showcased the innovative and modern plastics manufacturing industry, and provided hands-on learning opportunities for local Career & Technical Education students….

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Growth Spurs New Equipment Investments

Growth Spurs New Equipment Investments

Responding to increased customer demand, Plastic Molding Technology Inc. invested in three brand-new Toyo all-electric injection molding machines to ensure seamless service and increased available capacity. Each of the three new presses will be outfitted with the latest in custom robots from HY Robotics, as…

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Team PMT Top Fundraiser for 2017 NAMIWalks Event

Team PMT Top Fundraiser for 2017 NAMIWalks Event

  Thanks to the generous spirit of our team, PMT raised the most funds for El Paso’s NAMIWalks 2017 event on Sept. 23. PMT supports the National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI), a great local resource and difference-maker in our community. According to NAMI El…

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Top 5 Reasons to Make it in America

Top 5 Reasons to Make it in America

We’ve been hearing a lot about US manufacturing this year. It’s positioned at the top of American priorities, and appears to be gaining momentum. A closer lo reveals the Made-in-America resurgence is opening up opportunities for reshoring. The White House emphasis on USA manufacturing combined…

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Celebrating the Fourth of July

Celebrating the Fourth of July

Fireworks, picnics and parades mark the typical American 4th of July tradition. But July 4 also offers a reminder of another message—one that’s foundational and underlies our freedom. The Fourth of July gives us a chance to reflect on the beginning of our nation in 1776….

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Bridging the Skills Gap with Apprenticeships 

Bridging the Skills Gap with Apprenticeships 

Last week’s policy announcement from the Trump administration shows there is alignment with the White House perspective on national priorities and the immediate needs of the American manufacturing industry. Apprenticeships are in the spotlight as the President touted the programs as a solution to bridge the skills…

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New Movie Showcases PMT’s Injection Molding Capabilities

New Movie Showcases PMT’s Injection Molding Capabilities

PMT is proud to announce our just-released movie: “Our Story: Plastic Molding Technology Inc.” Watch the movie to take a tour of Plastic Molding Technology’s El Paso facility, and learn about our industry-leading plastic injection molding services and capabilities.            …

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Made in USA Remains Critical as Manufacturing Rebounds

Made in USA Remains Critical as Manufacturing Rebounds

We are in the midst of a Manufacturing Renaissance in America, and the data suggest this rebound has been building for some time. According to the Plastics Industry Association’s 2016 Size & Impact Report, 70 percent of U.S. plastics processors are expanding—adding capacity, new s and…

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PMT Wins Grant to Tackle Workforce Training Challenges

PMT Wins Grant to Tackle Workforce Training Challenges

Plastic Molding Technology Inc. was awarded a Skills Development Fund Grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), boosting the company’s efforts to solve the shortage of skilled workers in both the plastics industry and in the El Paso-Juarez border region. TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar presented…

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Honor, Respect and Gratitude This Veterans Day

Honor, Respect and Gratitude This Veterans Day

This Veterans Day, remember to set aside time to honor those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Let us all take a moment to reflect, pray or express gratitude to the men and women who served—and most importantly—to those who gave their lives to protect our…

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