DPI Named to the Best Places to Work list by Plastics News for 2021

Article by Jordan Vitick of Plastic News Sixteen companies have been named to the Plastics News Best Places to Work list for 2021. The winner will be announced March 17 at the virtual PN Executive Forum event. The eighth annual survey and awards program has split the companies into two categories: processors and suppliers. “This enables us to recognize […]

Webinar: Modern Technology that Superpowers Innovation

Join the webinar March 2, 2021 at 11:00 am CT Learn how the Carbon DLS process for additive manufacturing, used to create movies like Iron Man and Avatar, allows parts to be designed, prototyped and produced that were once impossible to manufacture. Presenters, include: Jason Lopes, Carbon’s partner development engineer and former lead systems engineer for […]

2021 Plastics News Rising Stars: Prathna Oudom

Article by Jordan Vitick from Plastics News Prathna Oudom, 34 Production Supervisor/Process Engineer, Diversified Plastics Inc. Born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Prathna Oudom’s first plastics job was as a machine operator for Mikros Engineering, which supplies custom injection molding, insert molding, over-molding, tooling, assemblies and prototypes. Oudom moved to shipping/receiving, then setup technician and process […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. announces three supervisory promotions

Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), an employee-owned plastic-injection molder and digital manufacturer, recently promoted three employees to supervisory positions in order to develop more leaders within the company and to provide additional career growth opportunities for employees. DPI is proud of its diverse, multicultural workforce and is committed to ensuring its supervisors and managers reflect the […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. significantly increases vertical-press capacity to support medical device and other manufacturers

Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI) has recently installed six all-electric vertical injection molding presses. These presses will join DPI’s existing assemblage of vertical presses and provide increased production capacity to meet growing demand from medical device and other original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). “The addition of these presses has tripled our vertical-press capacity,” says Mark Gremmels, director […]

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Updates Jupiter Mystery

The Juno Spacecraft is carrying three parts manufactured by DPI NASA recently posted new videos and images from the Juno spacecraft, which is carrying three parts manufactured by DPI. The Juno spacecraft was launched by NASA in August of 2011. It entered Jupiter’s orbit on Monday, July 4, 2016. See the latest images and videos posted […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. wins coveted Tekne Award for advanced manufacturing

Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI) received the Minnesota Technology Association’s award for advanced manufacturing at the presentation of the 23rd annual Tekne Awards. The awards highlight and recognize the new and exciting ways technology developed by Minnesota companies is impacting our community and the world. “The Tekne Awards honor the innovators and tech leaders powering Minnesota’s growing […]