Gary E. Sullo, Tramec, LLC President and CEO, announced the acquisition of Kansas Plastics Company, Wellington, Kansas, a custom manufacturer of injection molded components and assemblies. Kansas Plastics Company will align with Tramec LLC's Tramec Sloan business unit adding injection-molding expertise to the company's existing portfolio of diversified United States based manufacturing capabilities.
Mr. Sullo said, "Our acquisition of Kansas Plastics Company positions Tramec Sloan with the ability to offer increased value to our commercial vehicle customers and allows us to present our existing manufacturing capabilities to Kansas Plastics Company's customer base."
Kansas Plastics Company President, Richard Bloomer, stated, "The addition of Tramec LLC resources enables Kansas Plastics Company to accelerate growth for injection molded products and invest in the operation to support future technologies." Mr. Bloomer remains with the company as Vice President of Operations.
About Kansas Plastics Company
Kansas Plastics Company, an ISO 9001:2008 and UL certified company, is located in Wellington, Kansas, approximately 25 miles south of Wichita, Kansas. The company utilizes plastic injection molding machines with clamping forces between 60 and 1000 metric tons along with a variety of secondary operations. Kansas Plastics Company processes engineering and commodity grade thermoplastic and composite materials for commercial vehicle, aerospace, HVAC, agriculture, power distribution, consumer products and other market segments.
About Tramec, LLC
Tramec, LLC markets through three business units: Tramec Sloan, Hill Fastener Products, and Continental Aero. Tramec Sloan is a diversified manufacturer of screw machined products, fittings, electrical wire harnesses and connectors, air brake valves, switches, hose ends and assemblies for commercial vehicle and industrial applications. Tramec Sloan has facilities in Holland, Michigan; Iola, Kansas; and Galion, Ohio. Hill Fastener Products is a manufacturer of cold-headed specialty products and fasteners based in Rock Falls, Illinois. Continental Aero is a distributor of all-metal and purple nylon insert locknuts operating out of Alsip, Illinois and Lyndhurst, New Jersey.