Texas Pride

A 94,000 square foot facility will provide jobs for the Houston area

The Houston metropolitan area appears to be flourishing. In the latest job-creation news from the region, Texas Injection Molding announced February 11 it will build out 94,000 square feet of industrial space for its new production facility in Houston.

TIM is a Houston-based manufacturer of plastic injection molded products. The company, founded in 2013 with core values of culture and state pride, announced that the purchase of a 6.78 acre tract from Wycoff Development Corporation where the first phase (64,000 square feet) of a 94,000 square foot (total) “modern manufacturing facility” will be built.

The new location will be at 11015 Bay Commerce Drive on Houston’s north side, located at the SE corner of I-45 South and the Sam Houston Tollway. “We are proud to call Houston our home and pleased to be a leader in one of the largest manufacturing communities in the United States,” the company said in the February 11 news release via its website.

The new facility, which will be crane-served and fully climated controlled, will be operational in 2020 and provide additional manufacturing capacity to support growth in a variety of industrial sectors, the company said.

Conair, the appliance brand and also a manufacturer of plastics processing and material handling equipment, will be signed on in a contract to install a central material handling system and closed loop process water to ensure consistent manufacturing processes. Texas Injection molding currently operates 23 presses and employs 94 employees. Scott Kelley, “We are very proud of our team and are excited to see our customers and teammates prosper with the new manufacturing facility.”

Texas Injection Molding was founded in December 2013 through the acquisition of B-Side Plastics. Starting with 10 molding machines and 22 employees, the company has since added a full-service tool and die shop, certified operations to ISO 9001-2015, implemented ERP software for managing real time production information, and invested over $3 million in plastic processing machinery.

“This investment in modern molding technology and automation has put our team members and company in a position to advance the success of our customers businesses with competitive and high-quality injection molded components.” Scott Kelley, TIM’s president. “Texas Injection Molding is built on a strategy of People, Process and Technology. We recognize the importance to provide an efficient work environment where our team members can grow in their careers.”

 

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