Multiject and Plasdan Team Up in North America

Multiject has signed an agreement to be the exclusive North American agent for Plasdan Group

ROCHESTER, Mich. – August 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Multiject LLC has signed an agreement to represent Plasdan Group, an international supplier of machinery and tooling for the plastic injection molding industry. This relationship is effective immediately, and affects all of Plasdan’s injection molding machinery business in North America.

Plasdan Group, headquartered in Marinha Grande, Portugal, designs and builds plastic injection units, mold articulation devices, rotary tables and tooling for the plastics industry. One of their areas of expertise is equipment and tooling for multi-material injection molding applications. Plasdan has been a leader in developing systems to simplify and lower the capital barriers for this growing segment of injection molding.

Plasdan has a strong presence in foreign markets, working with mold-builders, injection molders, and large OEM’s on multi-material molding solutions. Examples of Plasdan’s work in these areas can be found on their web site

Plasdan has a line of innovative injection units, both electric and hydraulic, that mount to existing molding machines or clamp units. They also manufacture a line of rotary tables for both vertical and horizontal axis mold rotation. In addition, Plasdan builds molds and associated tooling for multi-material applications. Plasdan is one of the few global suppliers that can deliver a complete multi-material solution… molds, support tooling and machinery.

The principals of Multiject have been involved in the multi-shot molding business since its infancy in North America. Multiject is capable of providing a complete solution for multi-material molding, including product design, tooling design, and project management. Multiject, working with key associates, can supply a complete custom molding and manufacturing system with integrated PC based control system. Details can be found on their website at

Jack Elder, President of Multiject, has been involved in all aspects of multi-material molding. He speaks often at conferences dealing with advanced injection molding. He says “The team of Multiject / Plasdan offers our customers cost-efficient solutions for multi-material injection molding, Our focus is the efficient employment of capital and people in order ensure that North American manufacturers are competitive on world markets.”

Photo Caption: Plasdan provides a complete solution for multi-material molding – shown is a conversion package for a conventional single-shot press to three-material molding. Shown is a double hydraulic injection unit, a three station servo rotary table, and a three material injection mold. All device controls are integrated into the displayed controller (injection units, rotary table, mold safeties, valve gates, and hot runners). Plasdan products for the injection molding industry are available through Multiject LLC in North America.

More info is available on the Multiject website, or via email

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