Technical Training for Injection Molders, Part & Mold Designers
November 15, 2013 — PolymerOhio (Columbus, OH) announced that Routsis Training (Dracut, MA) has been named their exclusive training provider for injection molding-related courses through its Manufacturing and Polymer Portal. This decision was based on the extensive training materials that Routsis offers for injection molding (over 100 training courses), as well as part design and mold design.The Routsis Training platform is available online, anytime, on demand.
The training from Routsis Training benefits all manufacturing personnel, from operators to process technicians, and includes instruction using the industry’s best practices with an emphasis on safety. The design- based training enables engineers to update their design practices for plastics parts and to save time and money in mold procurement.
A free webinar to introduce the new affiliation and provide additional information is scheduled for January 2014. Interested parties are urged to contact Richard Markham (details above) for information on how to participate.
Routsis Training, based in the Boston area, is a leading supplier of plastics processing training services, in both hands-on, and online formats, and supports its national and international training clients on an ongoing basis. In addition to injection molding, training is also provided for blow-molding and extrusion processes.
PolymerOhio Inc. is a polymer industry-specific Ohio Edison Technology Center, which is funded by company-funded projects, state and federal grants. The Manufacturing and Polymer Portal is a PolymerOhio initiative aimed at providing access to high-end digital tools at affordable pay-per-use prices. Other products available through the Portal include simulation software for injection molding, twin screw extrusion and extrusion die design as well as production scheduling and supply chain management. For more information, visit http://www.manufacturingportal.org/