Injection Molding Machines
Shibaura Machine is a leading global manufacturer of high precision injection molding machines.
30 to 2,500 metric tons of clamping force
100 to 3,500 metric tons of clamping force
Our North American headquarters, centrally located in Elk Grove Village, IL, is fully equipped to support sales, service, parts, mold trials, and customer training. Our service offices in Elk Grove Village, IL, Ontario, CA, and Charlotte, NC, and Markham, ON, Canada are staffed with experienced, professional service technicians who are fully committed to supporting the success and profitability of our customers.
Shibaura Machine generally stocks over 100 molding machines in our North American inventory for quick delivery. Our U.S. assembly facility allows us to quickly customize molding presses to our customer’s specifications. Capabilities include; powering up machines for test runs, installing software updates, installation of special options, and machine inspection before shipment.
We have provided machines to the North American market since 1974 and have an installed base of over 15,000 injection molding machines. Our global manufacturing and world-class engineering capability, along with our long heritage of industry leading innovation, reliability, and precision, continue to make us the most proven and reliable partner for your injection molding machinery needs.
Injection Molding Machine Solutions
Industry 4.0 / IoT+m
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Increasing plant efficiency with the help of Shibaura Machine
Founded in 1953, Hoffer Plastics has grown to become an industry leader and innovator in the custom plastic injection molding industry. Located in a 365,000 sq. ft. facility on 24 acres and employing more than 350 people, they produce more than three bill...
Achieving faster cycle times and a higher level of precision with Shibaura Machine
New Berlin Plastics was founded in 1975. After two company moves in 1976 and 1982, business continued to expand, allowing NBP to transition to a new 100,000 square foot facility in 1998. This facility is located in New Berlin, Wisconsin and serves as the...
Exceeding requirements for high-precision, tight-tolerance parts with the help of Shibaura Machine
Performance Gear Systems was founded in 1997 with the mission to be a world leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of high precision plastic gears and actuators. Located in Plainfield, IL, this 50,000 square foot cutting-edge facility brings ...
Meeting the demand for high-volume, precision medical devices with the help of Shibaura Machine
JunoPacific is a custom medical device design, development, manufacturing and assembly operation located near two major medical device hubs: San Jose, CA and Minneapolis, MN.Manufacturing custom plastic products for multi-national fortune 500 medical compa...
How to Minimize Injection Molding Machine Downtime
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 19, 2021 – Whether planned or unplanned, machine downtime is very costly. Aside from directly impacting production and labor, machine downtime extends to other areas of operation and can affect the organization as a whole. An...Read more
Reducing Reject Rates for Injection Molding is Within Reach
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 13, 2021 – If parts are considered defective they are likely getting rejected by customers. That means the cost lands on you, but with a premium because you have equipment and labor costs tied into it. Luckily, the right inje...Read more
Reducing Injection Molding Cycle Times Using All-Electric Technology
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 5, 2021 – When it comes to improving manufacturing processes, optimizing the parameters of your injection molding machine is critical. Specifically, working to reduce cycle times in injection molding can allow you to produce ...Read more
Evolving with Our Injection Molding Customers through Superior Support
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, December 29, 2020 – Making an investment in an injection molding machine is as much about the people behind it as the machine itself.Having a true partner that works to find ways to minimize downtime, improve efficiency, and keep you...Read more
Put Our Injection Molding Expertise to Work for You
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, December 23, 2020 – Navigating a challenging year meant adapting new ways to serve customers for many industries. For manufacturers, it meant figuring out ways to increase plant efficiencies and optimize their current processes. Havi...Read more
Benefits of Financing Capital Equipment
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, December 16, 2020 – Having the right equipment gives your business a significant advantage. Without proper financing, obtaining that equipment can significantly impact your company’s cash flow.That is why Shibaura Machine has assembl...Read more
Injection Molding Events
NPE 2021Visit Shibaura Machine at Booth #W3301. NPE provides a global platform for technological ingenuity and innovation in the plastics industry—automation, robots, cobots, end-of-arm tooling, three- and four-dimensional printing, mold components, industrial po...
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Toshiba Machine is now Shibaura Machine
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL April 1, 2020 – Effective April 1, 2020, our company name changed from “Toshiba Machine Company, America” to “Shibaura Machine Company, America.” We started business as a machine tool manufacturer in 1938 under the Shibaura name, and...Read more
Services Remain Open During COVID-19
We continue to actively monitor and adopt to CDC guidelines, as well as those issued by federal, state, and local authorities to keep our staff, customers, and business partners healthy!Attached for your reference is a letter from our President and a hando...Read more
Shibaura Machine Company, America doubles its footprint in Midwest
The U.S. Injection Molding Div. of Shibaura Machine completed its move into a 58,000 square foot facility in Elk Grove Village, Ill., replacing a a smaller facility in Elgin, Ill. The new plant consolidates the plastics sales, service and assembly function...Read more
Does Shibaura Machine offer 24/7 technical phone support?
Yes. Dial 1 (888) 593-1616 #1 for service. Outside of normal business hours, you can leave a message and an "on-call" technician will call you back.
Does Shibaura Machine stock machines for quick delivery?
Yes! We typically have over 100 machines in-stock and ready for quick delivery.
Does Shibaura Machine offer machine financing?
What type of training does Shibaura Machine offer?
Yes, we offer a variety of training classes including Processing, Controls, and Maintenance. Classes are held in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, Ontario, California, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Markham, Ontario Canada. Click here to learn more.
Does Shibaura Machine offer an Industry 4.0 solution?
Our V70 controller supports OPC-UA communication standards. This capability along with our machiNet IoT+m platform allows machine and process data to be remotely monitored and shared with plant MES and ERP system. Contact your Shibaura Machine representative today to discuss your specific requirements.
Can your machines be integrated with auxiliary equipment?
Yes, in most cases auxiliary equipment can be integrated with our machines. Speak to your Shibaura Machine representative for more details.