Women Breaking The Mold

Every year for more than a decade Plastics News has done a special report on women in the plastics processing industry. This marks the third year that they have profiled individuals who make important contributions to the field, and have so far reported on 74 women.  This year Engineered Profiles is proud to have four […]

Adam Wachter CFO of The Year Finalist

Congratulations to Adam Wachter for being one of four finalists for the Plastics News CFO of the Year award.  Adam joined Engineered Profiles in 2013 as the CFO. Since joining the company he has become a key player on the management team and a driver of professional and personal growth for everyone on his team.  […]

Continuous Energy Improvement

When running a manufacturing company the cost of raw material is usually the first thing on a person’s mind.  The cost of energy is almost always an afterthought.  Most people assume the lights will always turn on, the wall socket will charge their phone, and electricity will always be at our very beck and call.  […]

wood replacement profiles

Replacing Wood With PVC Extrusions

Wood is everywhere, it’s a cheap renewable resource that humans have relied on for centuries.  That doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the best material for the job.  PVC is being used more often to replace wood because it’s water resistant, durable, and highly recyclable.  The future of wood is plastic.  Right now we are living in […]

Quality Lab

Modern Era Quality Plastic Extrusion Operations

Having a robust Quality process is a key part of being a plastics manufacturer for customers with a high cost of failure in their supply chain.  Consistently producing complex profiles requires a Quality process that is simple yet thorough.  Engineered Profiles Engineers have implemented an electronic solution that ties into the existing ERP (Enterprise Resource […]