Thormac is a leading plastic manufacturing company based in Shannon, Co. Clare. With over 40 years of custom injection moulding experience, Thormac is now recognized as a leader in custom plastic moulding manufacturing. Processing a wide range of polymers and silicones, which include engineering plastics resins, high performance plastics, commodity plastics and bespoke polymers with elastic memory. Thormac specialise in high mix, in medium and low volume, with large part capabitily. We partner with OEMs worldwide, across a wide range of industries to enhance end products, reduce overall part and production costs, and streamline assembly and plastic manufacturing processes. These blue-chip companies operate in the automotive, medical, oil & gas, water treatment and energy industries.
Working in a dedicated 40,000 square foot facility with a workforce of 35, Thormac provide an end-to-end service from design through to manufacture. Thormac has additional expertise in product design, custom plastic injection moulding, mould design and manufacture, including cleanroom moulding, large part moulding, complex parts and assemblies, plastic for metal substitution and post moulding manufacturing.
Equipment includes 15 plastic injection moulding machines, over moulding, insert moulding, gas assist moulding, robotics and automation and full post moulding manufacturing operations.
Thormac has also successfully completed a number of plastics for metal substitution projects. Thormac is the lead company in an IMR project on the design and manufacturing process development of conformal cooling moulds which improves quality and reduces cycle-time. It is also developing its material science capability by trialling advanced materials such as Ultem, Lexan FST and Kydex.
Thormac are one of five worldwide and one of only two in Europe injection moulders chosen by Sekisui to trial their injection moulding grade of Kydex whose main property is a superior resistance to solvents. The price point of Kydex material is competitive when compared to other medical grade plastics.
Thormac is a technically advanced, one stop shop, injection moulding solution provider in engineering plastics, especially the chemically resistant material Kydex, for in-vitro diagnostics and medical devices industries in small to medium volumes with ‘large part’ capability.
Diagnostics; Digital Health; Healthcare; Med Devices; Medical Sub-Supply; Medtech
Trane Technologies, Avery Berkel, Vitalograph, Carten Controls
Ireland, Belgium, Germany, Czech Republic, South Africa, China, USA, Mexico, Brazil
Tel: +353 61 786414