Metrotom_800---400x300pxOCTEX : Non-Destructive Testing + Measuring :: ZEISS METROTOM 800 CT Scanner

Sarasota, Florida – October 8, 2015, OCTEX Brings Expertise in Non-Destructive Testing and Measuring with the use of its New Innovative Cutting Edge CT Scanner – The ZEISS METROTOM 800.

OCTEX, is proud to announce the purchase of another state-of-the-art machine, the ZEISS METROTOM 800 CT Scanner.

John Hoskins, EVP of OCTEX explains that, “This investment is in-line with our overall short-term investment strategies: to own the optimal state of the art, cutting-edge manufacturing technologies, metrology equipment, tooling capabilities available on the market. This is our differentiation point which will strongly position us to our current and potential partners, who are seeking an innovative, nimble, segment disruptor type firm able to understand and define their needs fast and able to work quickly to obtain their desired goals. To create the magic they look for in the marketplace but, aren’t seeing or receiving.”

The METROTOM 800 is a truly advanced, groundbreaking, highly precise CT Scanner tailored to the requirements of the future of the injection molding industry. It meets all the requirements and more of mid-sized companies in the plastic, composite material and ceramic part industry.  Read more…

IMG_4796OCTEX: Moving Forward With Partner KRAUSS MAFFEI

OCTEX announced today that they have just taken delivery of their new cleanroom precision Medical production machine from KRAUSS MAFFEI.  KRAUSS MAFFEI is a global leader manufacturer of machines and systems for the production and processing from plastic and rubber.

This investment will support, among many clients going forward, a new client partner: a leader in the medical market – to be announce soon.

The new machines feature the revolutionary BluePower Vario Drive BluePower Vario Drive, a variable-speed asynchronous motor, reduces idling capacity and improves efficiency. This conserves up to 30 percent of energy compared to traditional hydraulic variants, particularly for applications with longer cycle times which saves time and our clients money.

Moreover, this state-of-the-art machine improves cleanroom operations and most importantly supports OCTEX “Green Initiatives” by greatly reducing energy consumption and noise emissions… and is part of the “Art of OCTEX premise.

“We are thrilled to build a partnership with KRAUSS MAFFEI and utilize their BluPower equipment in our cleanrooms” states Darren Maydew, OCTEX General Manager.” Their performance, coupled with the energy saving and environmentally friendly technology make them the perfect fit for our operations.”

The new equipment will find a home in OCTEX’ Class 8 cleanroom producing high precision and volume medical parts for a new partner and market leader.

C2C – Concepts 2 Carton – An Efficient 360-degree Approach To Bio Med Manufacturing

John W Hoskins, EVP – OCTEX, at the BIOMEDevice SHOW in Boston, Massachusetts – Presenting OCTEX’ view of the Future from a overall Patient-Centric Point of Business.  Mr. Hoskins discusses what OCTEX is doing to lead the way in the Bio Med Device Segment from a totally new and distinct 360-degree innovative approach to Efficiency Strategies for the Medical Industry’s future growth and sustainability.

NPE 2015 PLASTICS SHOW in Orlando, Florida

Interview with Jim Westman, CEO, OCTEX, and John W Hoskins, EVP – OCTEX, at the NPE 2015 PLASTICS SHOW in Orlando, Florida.  To view this informative video on what OCTEX is doing to lead the way in plastics with its 360-degree innovative approach to Concept 2 Carton Strategies