WINONA, MINN., USA — PlastiComp, Inc. announces an additional compounding line for Complet® long fiber reinforced thermoplastic molding pellets in response to growing interest from customers who value our unique approach to materials technology. The new production line for Complet pellets boosts site capacity by 3 million pounds per year and provides versatility to quickly respond to unique requests and reduce lead times to less than 10 days.
Steve Bowen, President and CEO, said, “We are passionate about our vision, and customers continue to support our strategy with increased orders. We appreciate these customers and work extra hard to make them successful; whether that requires speed of delivery, consistency of product, or developing a new compound. Our goal is to raise the bar in meeting or exceeding our customers expectations.”
PlastiComp, Inc. focuses on developing and providing long fiber reinforced thermoplastic composite technologies to partners worldwide. These include ready-to-process reinforced long fiber thermoplastic (LFT) pelletized compounds, along with process development and manufacturing equipment licensing for LFT pultrusion, in-line direct long fiber thermoplastic (D-LFT) Pushtrusion®, and in-line direct glass mat thermoplastic (D-GMT®) technologies. PlastiComp’s injection moldable Complēt® LFT composite compounds are available as standard and custom formulations that combine long glass, carbon, and other specialty fiber reinforcement with thermoplastic polymers from polypropylene to PEEK.