CY Plastics adds injection molding press and robotic equipment in Western NY manufacturing facility
Investments expand capabilities and flexibility for growing plastics molding shop near Rochester, NY
10.26.2015 | CY Plastics has added new equipment and staff at its plastics molding facility near Rochester, NY. Completing steps announced in June of this year…
CY Plastics has added a new Arburg 470 C injection molding press, the third of this model at the plant, providing added capacity and scheduling flexibility. The new press is paired with an additional Star Automation three-axis programmable robot with end-of-arm tooling to remove parts from the mold and weld them into an assembled part using a new Branson 920 ultrasonic welder.
CY Plastics has also added six employees since June. The new equipment and increased staffing levels support a major new customer and position the company for continuing growth.
Video: New injection molding press, robotic system and ultrasonic welder
The video (0:53) shows the robotic system removing molded plastic parts from the press and inserting them into fixtures, and the parts being welded.
About CY Plastics
CY Plastics ( excels at injection molding and blow molding of engineered components for industrial, medical and commercial products. The company offers exceptional quality and value in mold production, combining well-established off-shore tooling partnerships with in-house expertise in tool design, production and maintenance. It provides high-quality, low- to mid-volume production near Rochester, NY, where skilled technicians employ modern equipment and expertise in a wide range of specialty materials. With comprehensive finishing, assembly and inventory services, CY Plastics delivers a complete finished product to its customers. Expert guidance and personal attention at every step of the process ensure high customer satisfaction.