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Success at the 2019 K Show, Düsseldorf Germany

Calframax partook in the 2019 K Show in Düsseldorf Germany, the world’s number one trade fair for plastics and rubber. From October 14-26 Calframax showcased our Generation II, high-speed 2 cavity 5 gallon (18.9 litre) pail out of the Krauss Maffei GX 1100-12000 press. With an average cycle time of 13.8 seconds Calframax demonstrated leading...
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Good Things Come in Three’s

It’s not fate or luck that has another Calframax Technologies employee winning and award from CTMA (Canadian Tooling & Machining Association), it is hard work and great people. Kevin Klippert is Calframax’s third employee to win an award from CTMA. Kevin has made rapid progression through one of our most complex 5 – axis mill...
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Laramie Makes The List

Here at Calframax, we realize that machines are useless without talented, quality focused, ambitious operators running them! Cameron Laramie is one of these talented individuals and has been with the Calframax team since 2006. His 12 year dedication has been recognized and published in Mold Making Technology’s “30 Under 30 Class of 2018: The New...
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Making Headlines!

In preparation for NPE2018: The Plastics Show, Calframax hosted its own Open House on from April 10-12, 2018, featuring a BMB eKW55Pi/7000 hybrid injection molding machine and one of our high speed pail molds. Both the press and pail mold were shipped to Orlando, Florida for display at the NPE2018 show.  This mold went on...
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NPE 2018 Success!

For the first time, Calframax attended NPE with our very own booth. NPE is the world’s leading plastic trade show conference that allows industry leaders such as Calframax, to attend and display our technology for tools that make industrial pails in record speed. We partnered with Krauss Maffei  and BMB (press manufacturers) to display two of...
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20 Years Strong

At Calframax’s annual May 24th Holiday Barbeque. Daniel Losier was recognized by Matt and Ray Little for 20 years of valued service. Currently, Daniel is relied upon for this 5-Axis CAM programming of complex components. Daniel has been part of the Calframax team almost since the beginning and continues to be a valued part of...
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Show Stopper

Calframax and DMG MORI have had strong ties for many years. Calframax was excited when DMG MORI asked to use one of our plastic injection molding components for their attendance at the EMO Hannover show in Hannover Germany. DMG MORI wanted to showcase the capabilities of their machines being able to manufacture 5 gallon plastic...
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CTMA Apprentice of the Year Award

For the second time now, another Calframax employee has won the CTMA (Canadian Tooling & Machining Association) apprentice of the year award. Adam Price, started at Calframax as an apprentice February of 2015. In one years’ time, Adam was hired full time working his way through training in various departments. Adam was nominated by his...
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Introductory Trades Training Program Graduation: 2017

Calframax is pleased to announce that 3 of our employees are graduates of the Introductory Trades Training Program. This program allows individuals to learn the tool and mold trade with hands on experience. Chris Fraser, Russel Caraang, and Jonas Caraang have chosen to start their career at Calframax specializing in industrial container industry. Calframax enjoys...
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Breaking for Labour Day

Every year for the Labour Day long weekend, Calframax takes a break from 5 gallon pail mold manufacturing to bring the families of our fantastic employees together to share not only a delicious barbeque, but also each other’s company. Everyone was welcome, the kids had a bouncy castle, a table of toys to choose from...
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