HTI Plastics 2019 Year in Review

HTI Plastics 2019 Year in Review

HTI Plastics had a year full of growth and productivity. Last year was very successful all in itself, but it also laid a path for future projects, innovations, and achievements. We would like to look back on all the amazing accomplishments that happened in 2019. 

Building Expansion Finalized: 

In November 2019, HTI Plastics finalized the new expansion of its facility. The expansion includes a new training room, more conference rooms, and an expansion to the engineering department space. This new expansion also included a new home for PCE Inc. employees to move into. 

Five S and Lean Manufacturing Training 

This year, employees went through TWI, 5S, and Lean Manufacturing training sessions. After the proper training was completed, our production, assembly, maintenance, and tooling floors were then audited under 5S guidelines. 

New Employees

-        We had many great new employees join our company this year. Each one of them brings to our team the experience, knowledge, and skills that help our company successfully grow, and that allows us to give our customers the best service. Aside from all the great employees we have announced during the year, these are new employees that have joined our HTI family since September:

  • Thao Nguyen, Production Supervisor 09/23/2019
  • Michael Lee Booth, Inventory Warehouse Specialist 11/11/2019
  • Kyle D Heerspink, Senior Set Up Technician 11/18/2019
  • Linh Thuy Bui, Quality Auditor 11/18/2019
  • Ma de Lourdes Ruiz Izaguirre, Assembly Operator 12/08/2019
  • Marina Linares Bernabe, Assembly Operator 12/08/2019
  • Mahmoud Altijani Ali, Production Operator 12/08/2019

New Equipment: 

  • HTI purchased a pink crane in October, in support of Breast cancer awareness month.
  • HTI purchase 2 new Krauss Maffei machines

Sam Featherston Celebrated 50 years in Manufacturing

In 2019, Sam Featherston, PCE Inc. CEO celebrated 50 years in the Manufacturing industry. His experience, knowledge, and leadership of the three companies under the PCE Inc. umbrella, has helped them achieve great milestones and success in new projects and investments. Under his leadership, the PCE Companies have a bright future ahead, and they all will continue to ride the growth momentum from 2019 into 2020 and beyond.