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Upcoming Events – Extruders

ENTEK will be exhibiting at the following events in 2020.  If you’re planning on attending any of these events make sure to stop by and see us! Plastics Recycling 2020, Nashville, February 17-19     Extrusion Conference 2020, Rosemont, IL, October 13-15         Compounding World Expo 2020, Cleveland, November 4-5

Ad Campaign Update

In the last issue of Extrusion Solutions, we showed you the first of our new ad campaign featuring ENTEK President, Dr. Kirk Hanawalt, explaining in his own words ‘Who We Are’. Since then we have launched the second and third ads in the campaign.  ENTEK’s Vice President of Sales, Linda Campbell, is featured in our… Read more

New Literature

ENTEK has produced two new flyers:  one on our Training Services, and the other on our new Health & Wellness Checks for Twin-Screw Extruders.  Contact Tammy Straw at (541) 259-1068, or tstraw@entek.com, to receive a print or e-mailed copy!

Executive’s Corner

Customer Support Welcome to the latest issue of Extrusion Solutions. A Commitment to Customers In this issue of Extrusion Solutions, you will see some news about what we’re doing to improve our overall customer support. First, we have expanded our Customer Support Department and have hired Darla Bulmer to lead this function at ENTEK (see… Read more

ENTEK Announces New Health & Wellness Checks for Twin-Screw Extruders

ENTEK has announced a new service from its Customer Support Department, designed to help customers with preventative maintenance for their twin-screw extruders and equipment. The new ENTEK Health & Wellness Checks service is a combination of critical mechanical health checks, general wellness checks, and other checks including electrical and overall maintenance.  This comprehensive examination of… Read more

ENTEK Extruders Expands Customer Support Department

ENTEK Extruders announced today that it has expanded its customer support department.  The company has hired Ms. Darla Bulmer to lead the growing department. Customer support duties have been handled by ENTEK’s sales, manufacturing and engineering personnel in the past, and that will continue to some degree, according to Linda Campbell, ENTEK’s Vice President of… Read more

Pilot Plant News

By Dean Elliott, Technical Processing Manager In the October 2018 issue of Extrusion Solutions, I discussed the recent investments including safety and efficiency improvements we have made to our Pilot Plant. I am pleased to report that for the 4th quarter 2018 and 1st quarter 2019, these were the busiest 2 quarters for our Pilot… Read more

Watch For Our New Ad Campaign!

Introducing – the first ad in our new campaign, being launched this month in leading industry trade journals!  The new ad features ENTEK President, Dr. Kirk Hanawalt, explaining in his own words ‘Who We Are’. Going forward, the new campaign will feature other ENTEK employees talking about additional key attributes of ENTEK including product range,… Read more

Top Tips for Faster Product Changeovers

At the Compounding World Expo in Cleveland, OH, ENTEK’s Melissa Jensen-Morgan will present on ‘Top Tips for Faster Product Changeovers’.  This is a topic that ENTEK has been passionate about for several years, and led to the company’s development of many of the technologies incorporated in its QC3TM (quick-change, quick-clean, quality control) line of twin-screw… Read more

Update on Shop Expansion

The new building/shop expansion at ENTEK Extruders is filling up fast! We have moved shipping and receiving in and the team has organized the new area. Two new overhead cranes have been commissioned and are now in use. The new 30,000 ft2 addition is providing much-needed space for ENTEK to keep up with its continued… Read more

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