|Item||Mold Manufacturing Companies||Year Established|
|3||Boco Pardubice Machines S.R.O||1991|
|4||Intertell Spol, s.r.o.||1997|
|8||Kasko Spol s.r.o.||1992|
|9||Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA||1830|
|10||Rama Bohemia a.s||1989|
The Czech Republic is a European landlocked country bordered by Slovakia to the east, Poland to the south, Austria to the west and Germany to the North. The country’s economy depends on traditional manufacturing but due to recent technological advancement, it is slowly catching up on modern methods of industrial manufacturing. Plastic injection molding is one of the modern techniques that is being adopted by the plastic manufacturing sector in the Czech Republic. Plastic products contribute to more than 50% of exports done by non-local companies in the country. Plastic injection molding is the process of mass producing plastic products from uniquely designed molds and engineered plastic materials. This process has been greatly adopted by many industrial sectors such as automotive industries, construction industries, packaging industrial and general consumer goods industries. There are currently more than 400 injection molding companies that have been established in the Czech Republic which employ more than 400,000 of the local residents. Out of all these companies, this article explores some of the top plastic injection mold manufacturers in the Czech Republic and the products and services offered by these companies.
II. ENGEL Czech
Engel is an international plastic injection molding company that was established in 1995 with its headquarters in České Budějovice, Czech Republic. The company offers a wide range of plastic processing solutions such as injection molding machines, technology and digital solutions. The goal of the company is to help customers become pioneers in plastic injection molding. Engel reports an annual turnover of more than 1.7 billion euros globally with an employee capacity of 7,400 employees worldwide. This company has injection molding factories in other neighboring countries including Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Germany and Croatia. Engel has a wide range of plastic injection molding machines in its portfolio. In addition to this, the company also offers other digital solutions including design, sampling, production and maintenance services. The company uses Engel Inject 4.0 smart systems in its factories which allow production optimization for maximum efficiency and productivity. The company also has a comprehensive injection molding training course that can be taken online or on-site to enable customers and designers unlock their full potential in the injection molding field.
Advantages: Provides innovative and tailored plastic injection molding solutions.
Address: České Budějovice, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 381 509 111
III. SPUR a.s.
Spur a.s. is a joint stock company that was established in 1992 with its headquarters in Louky 763 02 Zlín. The company was formed during the privatization of the Research Institute of Rubber and Plastics Technology. The company now specializes in the manufacture of various plastic products through injection molding and uniquely engineered plastic materials. Some of the common products manufactured by Spur a.s. include insulating materials for piping systems, packaging materials, mats, cable ducts, PP foams, nanomembranes and foam aids. Spur a.s. has a strong research and development team that is constantly developing new solutions in lightweight plastics, nanofiber membranes, plastic surface treatment and developing personalized customer solutions. All these solutions offered by Spur a.s. are applied in various industries such as telecommunications, consumer industry, garments, electronics, automotive and the construction industries.
Advantages: Offers a wide range of services, from product design to injection molding.
Address: Zlín, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 577 601 201
IV. BOCO PARDUBICE machines s.r.o.
BOCO PARDUBICE machines s.r.o.is a plastic engineering company that was established in 1991. This company is one of the leading companies in Europe specializing in the manufacture of molds for plastic and rubber products. BOCO PARDUBICE machines s.r.o. offers a comprehensive range of injection molding solutions and accessories including extruder-expressing machines, extrusion pressing lines, compound lines, mills, crushers, pulverisers, recycling and re granulations lines, production of screws and chambers, and thermal insulation brackets among others. This company is the only injection mold manufacturer in the Czech Republic with a license for an advanced plastic modulating software called VIRTUAL EXTRUSION LABORATORY™ which is used for mold design and construction. Apart from mold design and constructions, BOCO PARDUBICE also offers after-sale services such as machining, milling, grinding and drilling of molds for free to all its customers. The company has a competent team that carries out customized mold designs for customers to ensure quality and final products that meet customer requirements. BOCO PARDUBICE has a dedicated customer service and technical support team that is available 24 hours every day.
Advantages: Specializes in the manufacture of molds for plastic injection molding.
Address: Pardubice, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 466 952 158
V. Intertell Spol, s.r.o.
Intertel is a Czech Republic injection molding company that was founded in 1997. The company has more than 20 years experience in the field of thermoplastic molding specializing in the development, production and assembly of plastic and metal products. Since its establishment, the company has grown significantly, occupying a production and storage facility that covers 7,500 m2 and an employee capacity of 300 workers. Intertel has a thermoplastic molding factory that is equipped with modern machines featuring 55 computer controlled presses fitted with 4 and 6-axis robots and conveyors for automatic moldings removal. The company uses Flock technology to offer personalized plastic injection molding solutions to all its customers.
Advantages: Known for the injection molding, assembly and flocking of thermoplastics.
Address: Rozvojová Klatovy, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 376 375 611
VI. GRENA, a.s.
Grena a.s. is a manufacturing company based in Lužnicí, Czech Republic. The company was established in 1941 as a flax manufacturing company. SInce its establishment, the company has expanded and diversified to the production of plastic products using injection molding. The company now specializes in the manufacture of fire-resistant, non-combustible and insulating vermiculite parts. These parts are used across various industries including construction, shipbuilding, kitchen door manufacturing and other industries that use fire-resistant parts. The company also produces furniture doors and other fittings that are popular among domestic joiners and furniture manufacturers. Grena a.s. has a global customer base, exporting its products to more than 30 countries worldwide. All products from Grena a.s are regularly tested and compared to products from other countries to ensure quality standards are met. All the employees of this company undergo regular training for continuous improvement in the quality of products and services.
Advantages: Specializes in the production of technical plastic parts using injection molding.
Address: Lužnicí, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 383 430 111
VII. FATRA, a.s.
Fatra a.s. is one of the pioneers in plastic processing in the Czech republic since its establishment in 1935. The company was established by Bata company upon request by the ministry of defense. The company initially manufactured masks, protective clothes and rubber toys but later switched to professional plastic processing as the company grew. Today, Fatra is one of the top suppliers of plastic products in the country, with 70% of its products intended for the local market. The company offers tailor-made plastic injection solutions that feature design, development, production and consulting services. Farta a.s. also offers other pre-sale and after-sale services which include research, engineering testing, samples production and professional advisory services. The company offers mold design and production according to customer requirements. Fatra has earned the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications because of the quality products and services it offers.
Advantages: Provides comprehensive services from product design to plastic injection molding.
Address: Napajedla, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 577 503 111
VIII. Plastika a.s.
Plastika a.s. is an injection mold manufacturing company in the Czech republic that was established in 1955. This company offers a comprehensive range of plastic products to local and international customers. The main production activities of Plastika revolve around product development, design, manufacture and servicing of injection molding equipment and serial production of complex plastic modules. This company focuses on the manufacture of components for the automotive industry such as visual parts for dashboards, steering wheels, emblems, headlight parts, door trim parts and fuel system parts. Plastika uses modern technologies in plastic injection molding with a state-of-the-art factory that is automated using robotics. After injection molding, the company offers other after-sale services such as painting, printing, welding and assembly of components. Plastic has an experienced team of engineers who test every product in its own labs to check for functionality and quality control. All the products manufactured by this company conform to the ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and IATF 16949:2016 standards.
Advantages: Offers a wide range of services in the plastic injection molding industry.
Address: Kroměříž, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 573 330 111
IX. KASKO spol. s.r.o
Kasko Spol s.r.o. is a plastic injection molding company that specializes in the manufacture of precision plastic parts using injection molding. The company was established in 1992 and is one of the largest manufacturers of automotive components in the Czech Republic. Kasko offers a wide range of plastic injection molding solutions including development of plastic products, production of prototypes, production of injection molds, pressing of plastics, automation and robotization, and optical inspection using artificial intelligence. The company has a tool shop that is used for mold design from construction to production. Kasko uses advanced technology and robotics in its injection molding factories to ensure constant quality in all its products. The company has more than 380 employees who serve international clients in more than four continents.
Advantages: Specializes in the design and manufacturing of plastic parts using injection molding.
Address: Slavkov 82, 687 64 Slavkov, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 572 613 711
X. Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA
Siegwerk Druckfarben AG & Co. KGaA is a family owned business that specializes in the manufacture of customized plastic packaging products and exortic inks for branding and labeling products. Since its establishment in 1830, the company has gained massive experience in the field to become one of the global leaders in the production of printing inks and coatings for packaging applications. Siegwerk offers personalized packaging solutions and printing inks that are uniquely designed to make products standout in the market. The company has a broad portfolio of packaging solutions that it provides including flexible packaging, liquid packaging, narrow webs & plastic tubes, packaging papers & boards and digital printing solutions. Siegwerk uses renewable and biodegradable raw materials in all its products to help customers create sustainable and safe packaging products. The company also offers technical support services and personalized training courses to help customers become experts in the field of ink development and plastic injection molding.
Advantages: Provides printing inks for packaging and labels, including plastic injection molded parts.
Address: Prague, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 220 103 200
XI. RAMA BOHEMIA a.s.
Rama Bohemia a.s. is an injection molding manufacturer that specializes in the production of precise technical and aesthetical moldings for thermoplastics. This company has a broad portfolio of extruded plastic parts, double-injection molded products, and assembly sets containing pressed plastic. This company also manufactures parts that combine thermoplastics with other materials such as metals, urethane foams, films, magnets and composite materials. Rama Bohemia has an injection molding factory that features 20 injection molding machines with a capacity of 50 to 650 tons of pressure. The company also assists customers with the mold design and development processes to implementation and mass production. The company provides its customers with post-sale services which include surface finish and components assembly.
Advantages: Known for its expertise in the design, development, and production of plastic parts using injection molding.
Address: Spojovací 231, 277 42 Obříství u Mělníka, Czech Republic
Contact: +420 495 816 111
Plastic injection molding has been greatly adopted by industrial manufacturing industries in the Czech Republic because of its reliability, productivity and efficiency in mass production of plastic parts. With more than 400 new companies in this sector, it is important for customers to find reliable companies that have built a positive reputation with the quality of their products and services. This article has analyzed the top ten best plastic injection molding companies in the countries and the various services they offer. The injection molding company is expected to grow with time as the technology is becoming more easily accessible and affordable.