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.
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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...
Services to Keep Your Injection Molding Machines Running Efficiently
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 14, 2021 – High quality parts come from high quality machinery. In order to keep your injection molding machines running efficiently with minimal downtime it's important to have the backing of a strong service team. Most moldin...Read more
Minimize Injection Molding Downtime with a Good Parts Partner
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 8, 2021 – Even with impeccable maintenance, your injection molding machine will find itself needing spare parts at some point. When that time comes, having a machine partner that can get you the correct part easily and efficien...Read more
How Injection Molding Training Maximizes Your Machine ROI
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, April 1, 2021 – Having a comprehensive understanding of your injection molding machine will not only improve your production processes, but overall profitability. Setting this type of foundation is not only a smart investment in your...Read more
Three-Stage Mold Protection Saves Time and Money
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 24, 2021 – Mold protection often goes overlooked, but mold damage and downtime can be prevented by utilizing this feature properly. Each mold has its own requirements, so having a machine that makes input and monitoring easy is...Read more
Comparing Injection Molding Ejector Systems - All-Electric vs. Hydraulic
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 17, 2021 – Hearing the manufacturing line is down and a mold has been damaged because of an ejector issue is the last thing an operations manager wants to hear. Unfortunately, if you can’t maintain tight control over how and wh...Read more
Why Screw Design is Critical to Your Injection Molding Success
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 9, 2021 – The proper selection of your screw for any given injection molding application is critical to successful processing. In fact, changing to an optimized screw design has been shown to improve cycle times and reduce part...Read more
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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.