Art and science of injection moulding

Art and science of injection moulding

Injection moulding is one of the most cost effective and precise ways to mass-produce plastic components. A plastics processing engineering graduate from the Institut Superieur de Plasturgie d’Alencon (ISPA) in France, Broanmain’s operations manager Thomas Catinat...

From military to manufacturing

Broanmain Plastics has appointed an ex-military employee through a partnership with socially responsible recruiter CareerForces. The venture forms part of Broanmain’s strategic plan to develop a more diverse workforce from shop floor to boardroom by investing in...

Meet Broanmain’s new MD

Broanmain Plastics appointed Jo Davis as its new Managing Director at the start of 2020. Wilf Davis moves into the role of Chair, maintaining his strategic interest our company’s direction and governance, which his family founded more than 60 years ago. Jo’s...
Injection Moulding: where art and science collide

Injection Moulding: where art and science collide

Injection moulding is one of the most cost effective and precise ways to mass-produce plastic components. Some might say it’s a science. For Thomas Catinat, production manager at Broanmain Plastics, a good injection moulder combines art, chemical and applied...
Timeless plastic tips

Timeless plastic tips

Since our inception in the late 1950s, Broanmain Plastics has invested in its people. As a family-run business, upskilling and supporting staff in achieving their fullest potential and career goals, underpins our ongoing success. Our longest serving team member...

VMC mill boosts precision engineering capabilities

To enhance the quality of precision components manufactured on-site and meet customers’ budget and real-time delivery requirements, Broanmain Plastics has invested in a state-of-the-art vertical CNC milling machine. Combined with a new ZNC spark eroder system, the...