The Industry leader in Plastics Manufacturing since 1975

Design Capabilities

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design capabilities

With over 140 years of combined engineering experience, Western Industries Plastic Products Group LLC provides a level of expertise in part design and processing that can make even the most complex plastic challenges achievable. Working with our customers to create cost-effective, optimal products, we can assist with:

  • Research and development: Informed by an experiential understanding of the benefits and technical limitations of plastics and blow molding, Western can help determine the feasibility of new plastic applications, and can assist with developing design strategies that maximize material and processing potential
  • Product design: Based on extensive industry experience and supported by Pro/E and other 3D solid modeling software, the Western design process is results-focused, considering part consolidation and ease of manufacturability in the creation of workable, cost-effective solutions
  • Product improvement: Western Industries can help redesign or modify existing parts to improve quality, enhance appearance, and reduce production costs by evaluating factors that include weight reduction, dimensional stability, materials selection, and packaging
  • Secondary-fixture design: Western’s Engineering Department has experience with a wide variety of secondary options. Our experts can determine the proper secondary operations that need to be performed, and can design and build customized fixtures for manual applications, CNC operations, or robotic cell processes