A female UMass Lowell student seen through machinery in a Plastics Engineering lab.

The Injection Molding Lab


The Milacron Ferromatik Injection Molding Laboratory, located in Ball 112, contains two state-of-the-art thermoplastic injection molding machines, along with a variety of auxiliary equipment. Injection molding is the most widely used process for plastic part manufacturing.


  • Vista Edge InjectionMolding Machine
  • Battenfeld BA 400/50 CPC Liquid Silcon Molding Machine and Fluid Handling System
  • Sumitomo all Electric Injection Molding Machine, 75 ton clamp 
Ancillary Equipment:
  • Branson Ultrasonic 2000d Welder
  • Dukane 2220 Dynamic Process Controller
  • Franklin Roll Leaf Stamping Press
  • Granulators
  • Conveyors