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Custom Injection Molding

Have It Made YOUR Way!

For the past 35 years, Essentra Pipe Protection Technologies has faithfully continued to provide skilled processing and manufacturing experience, as well as service excellence, to our customers! With 7 sites total, we are proud to offer two manufacturing facilities in both Houston, TX and Veracruz, Mexico. In Houston, our state-of-the-art 136,000 sq. ft. climate controlled facility provides the best in custom injection molding capabilities, producing durable high-performance products from quality resins, and engineering-grade thermoplastics and polymer alloys. Our large-capacity presses are equipped with innovative controls for cycle consistency.

Having the capabilities to produce specialized plastic products outside of thread protection, we can work with you to design a custom product to fit your specifications, ensuring that it is truly made your way.

Our Molding Resins

When it comes to custom injection molding, Essentra Pipe Protection Technologies utilizes multiple types of resins including, but not limited to:

  • HDPE (High-density polyethylene)
  • LDPE (Low-density polyethylene)
  • LLDP (Linear low-density polyethylene)
  • Nylon
  • Polypropylene

An Expert Team

Our entire team of highly-skilled personnel and industry expert technicians at Essentra Pipe Protection Technologies is equipped with the professional knowledge and skill to ensure that products are safely made to specification. Our collective commitment to service excellence ensures that our customers receive the products they want.

Essentra’s Custom Injection Molding Capabilities

Essentra Pipe Protection Technologies is pleased to provide In-House designs with an On-Site Tool Room. We recently added robotics and automated parts handling systems to over 2/3 of our presses, resulting in further improvements in quality and labor cost savings.

Our US Warehouse Capacities and Capabilities Include:

  • – 28 injection molding presses
  • – 6 CNC lathes
  • – Tonnage range – 300 ton – 1,100 ton
  • – Shot size range – 40 oz. – 400 oz.
  • – 60,000 sq. ft. warehouse
  • – Covered loading docks
  • – Standard storage and drive-in racking for bulk storage

Essentra’s Capacities and Capabilities in Mexico:

  • – 10 injection molding presses
  • – 4 CNC lathes
  • – 2 Metal Work production lines
  • – 1 Paint Booth
  • – Tonnage range – 300 ton – 650 ton
  • – Shot size range – 40 oz. – 260 oz.
  • – 2,700 sq. ft. warehouse
  • – 1 loading dock

Our Quality and Safety Practices

Essentra’s facility is ISO 9001 Certified, and we operate under the safety and environmental standards of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, for which we also hold certifications. We offer a clean manufacturing facility that is well maintained, environmentally friendly, and quality focused.

As an industry leader, Essentra Pipe Protection Technologies provides a safe operating environment through our STEP safety program. All employees are encouraged to report hazards before they occur, to prevent injury and damage, as well as to foster a safe working environment.

STEP Into Action:
S– Stop
T– Think
E– Examine
P– Proceed

In addition to personnel safety, we also place high importance on the safety and maintenance of our tooling. We use an automated computerized indexing tool and mold storage system installed in our dedicated fireproof storage room. This investment in technology provides a more secure environment for the storage of high value tools and molds.

If you’re in need of custom injection molding, or any of our custom thread protector services, give us a call. The expert team of professionals at Essentra Pipe Protection Technologies is always happy to help! Connecting with us is easy, call (281) 890-4595, or connect online.