Lean Enterprise Institute Comes to UPF James Womack, the founder and chairman of the Lean Enterprise Institute, visited UPF at our MA plant last week. The Lean Enterprise Institute is a nonprofit institution for the dissemination and exploration of the Lean thinking philosophy. James Womack continues to further development the Institute, and authored the book The Machine That Changed the World . Here he takes a plant tour with UPF President Andrew Lingel, Director of Manufacturing Jim Fenton, and Plant Manager Neil Godin. United Plastic Fabricating respects the work Womack and his institute have done, and respects the positive impact…Blog, News and tagged Lean Enterprise, UPF on .
A 2000 Gallon Poly Tank for Kent Fire! When Kent Volunteer Fire Company found their steel tank rusted and corroded, they realized it was time for a change. The 2000 gallon stainless steal elliptical tank served well for its lifespan, but the department needed something more reliable. They knew UPF was the place to go. The UPF Integrator™ matched their previous tank’s size, and boasts a slew of upgrades with it. Increased durability and strength, as well as its lighter weight, allow the UPF Integrator™ to outperform the steel tank. Most important, however, the custom made plastic tank will never rust…Blog, News and tagged Fire Truck, PolyTank, UPF on .
Success at 2016 Tow Shows! Dynamic Manufacturing- located in Norfolk, VA- has begun showing their new light duty wrecker off at 2016 tow shows! United Plastic Fabricating recently manufactured their PolyGen tow body as an upgrade over their old metal body. The truck, outfitted with a PG-60 CA Light Duty PolyBody, has been a great success. Although the PG-60 CA is lightweight it boasts extreme durability, and will resist most dents and dings. This body’s material will never rust or corrode, unlike steel bodies, giving it the longevity to keep your truck on the road for years. Come check out…Blog and tagged Tow Show, tow truck, UPF on .
GF Piping System Order Design for New Custom Plastic Water Tank United Plastic Fabricating has once again completed another custom design job! This order comes from GF Piping Sytems, a longtime industry leader in automatic pH monitoring and neutralization tanks. With their needs for a variety of unique water tanks, United Plastic was the obvious choice. The custom plastic water tank designed for GF Piping will have the same rust-resilience and strength of all our products. Additionally, the high quality manufacturing we use in all of our UPF products remains the same. With tank options ranging from 5 to 1,200…Recent Deliveries and tagged GF piping, UPF, water tank on .