Viking Plastics in Corry, PA

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  • 4 Reasons Why Tight Tolerance Molding is Worth the Money

    Tight tolerance plastic injection molding produces parts that work together smoothly and contribute to an overall lower failure rate for the product. In order for a product to work reliably and as intended, all of its parts must fit together smoothly. When designing parts to be manufactured via plastic injection molding, an important factor to…

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  • Viking Plastics Receives GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award

    Corry, PA-based plastic injection molding company receives the award three years running Corry, PA, June 26, 2017 – Viking Plastics, a leading injection molding and value-added assembly service provider, announced it has received the 2016 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for achieving the highest levels of performance in quality excellence. This is the third consecutive…

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  • 3 Advantages Ultrasonic Welding Offers

    When you need to join two molded plastic parts, it’s highly possible ultrasonic welding is the best choice for your application. Ultrasonic welding is an efficient means of fusing thermoplastic parts using the energy from high-frequency, low-amplitude acoustic vibrations. Unlike friction or vibration welding processes in which one of the two parts is moved to…

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  • Viking Academy Squared Presents Value Stream Map

    Viking Academy Squared is a continuation of Viking Academy, and was created to take an even deeper dive into continuous improvement. The members of Viking Academy Squared were selected by the Viking Plastics management team, and the only prerequisite was to have previously gone through Viking Academy. The class is working on a project to map…

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  • 4 Reasons to Choose Insert Molding for Plastic Parts

    Insert molding is a specialized type of injection molding that combines different materials into a single finished part. While 2 shot molding allows multiple types of plastics to be combined, insert molding allows the inclusion of metal components in a plastic part. For example, you could have a plastic cabinet-door knob with a metal fastening…

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  • Viking Plastics Acquires Kentucky Manufacturing & Technology

    Acquisition enables Viking Plastics to expand into Southeast U.S. and into new markets   Corry, PA — May 9, 2017 — Viking Plastics, a leading injection molding and value-added assembly service provider, today announced its acquisition of Kentucky Manufacturing & Technology (KMT), a Louisville, KY-based manufacturer of high-precision, custom injection molded products. The acquisition of…

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