The plastics processor has announced, Röchling Engineering Plastics (UK) Ltd has put a new cleanroom into operation with ISO Class 7 standards.
Röchling Group said, it was expanding its thermoplastics machined components, specifically for medical technology, pharmaceutical engineering, aerospace and semiconductor technology with the investment, the Gloucester, UK-based affiliate of the German.
Managing director Mike Knowles said while commenting on the investment, the amount of which was not disclosed, the company had witnessed “very high demands” for components for medical technology, pharmaceutical engineering, aerospace and semiconductor technology in the areas of dimensional accuracy and cleanliness. According to Knowles, parts are cleaned, packaged and labelled according to defined specifications in the new cleanroom.
Röchling Engineering Plastics (UK) is part of the Industrial Division of the global Röchling Group. Worldwide, made from thermoplastics and composites the Industrial Division provides a range of semi-finished products and machined components. In the UK the Röchling Group has three subsidiaries: Röchling Engineering Plastics (UK) in Gloucester, along with the subsidiaries Röchling Fibracon Ltd, High Peak, and Röchling Insoll Ltd, Hitchin.