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Michael
16/11/2022

At Bowles and Walker plastic injection moulding, we have been paying a lot of attention to the COP27, held in Sharm El-Sheikh this year. The main talks revolve around...

Michael
18/10/2022

Over the last year, and especially the last month, there has been much financial turmoil in the UK. With the announcement of the ‘mini-budget’ and the frequent U-turns of set policies...

Michael
15/09/2022

With the energy crisis still continuing, with unit rates being as high as £0.70 per kilowatt, many companies with high energy usage, like plastic injection moulding companies, are focusi...

Michael
15/08/2022

Bowles and Walker Ltd moved to our Watton site from East Harling in 2002 with 5 machines and a working capacity of 25T to 80T. 20 years on, and we have grown in to the company we are toda...

Michael
11/07/2022

Bowles and Walker Ltd have counted themselves as being truly lucky over the last couple of years. We have not had to shut down plastic injection moulding acti...

Michael
09/06/2022

As part of Bowles and Walker Ltd ongoing sustainability plans we started a new initiative in 2021, where we have aimed to become carbon neutral by 2040. We ha...

Michael
10/05/2022

Towards the end of 2021, Bowles and Walker Ltd applied for the New Anglia – Community Renewal Fund “Road to Net Zero” to aid in its plastic injection moulding operations. The grant ...

Michael
13/04/2022

The recent events of the last 6 months, especially the ongoing conflict in Ukraine has caused energy prices to sky rocket and caused energy contracts to be very difficult to secure at tim...

Michael
09/09/2021

Since the arrival of our BORCHE Bi400 Injection Moulding Machine, we have been using it constantly and are continuously blown away with the quality of products we are able to provide our ...

Michael
17/08/2021

At Bowles and Walker Ltd we pride ourselves on being able to help our customers with queries, issues and improvements regarding their products.

In recent years many of our customer...

Michael
19/07/2021

At Bowles and Walker ltd, a specilist in plastic injection moulding, we are happy to celebrate “Freedom” day along with the rest of the country, hopefully marking the final chapter of...

Michael
05/07/2021

At Bowles and Walker Ltd we have been working with some of our customers to improve the environmentability of their plastic injection moulding products, allowing us and them to leave much...

Michael
28/06/2021

Further to Bowles and Walker Ltd’s existing in-house efforts towards energy efficiency with its plastic injection moulding activities, a new energy initiative has begun with our ene...

Michael
21/06/2021

Bowles and Walker Ltd, focusing on plastic injection moulding, have been following since the beginning of the year, the plastic raw materials issues that have occured including the substa...

Michael
14/06/2021

With the relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions well underway, today all Bowles and Walker staff have now been vaccinated to the first level with most already having had their second jab. Th...

Michael
28/05/2021

As Covid-19 restrictions continue to lessen and life starts to return to normal for the public, demand for plastic injection moulding products has picked up and continued to increase stad...

Michael
24/05/2021

Bowles and Walker Ltd have observed that current plastic injection moulding raw materials are experiencing a massive increase in cost, as well as suffering from a lack of availability. Th...

Michael
17/05/2021

In 2016 Bowles and Walker began to aid customers by helping them to reshore several plastic injection moulding tools from abroad back to the UK. The recent pandemic has yet again highligh...

Michael
11/05/2021

After a short residence at Bowles and Walker, our new Borche 400T plastic injection moulding machine is running at full capacity! It has been fitted in to our production schedule and will...

Michael
30/04/2021

Since the COVID-19 restrictions began to loosen in March, and with the re-opening of shops and recreational activities in April we have started to see an upturn in plastic injection mould...

Michael
26/04/2021

Plastic injection moulding production, as well as many other sources of plastics, and its inappropriate disposal have become one of the big environmental issues of m...

Michael
19/04/2021

Our new 400T Borche plastic injection moulding machine has been delivered and commissioned at Bowles and Walker.

On the day of a...

Michael
12/04/2021

As reported in our previous news post, Bowles and Walker Ltd, plastic injection moulding specialists, are experiencing a severe shortage and major price increase in plastic raw materials....

Michael
01/04/2021

Since Christmas, a noticeable decrease in availability and increase in price of raw materials has been seen.

Of the three primary materials we use at Bowles and Walker, ABS has pra...

Michael
29/03/2021

Plastics do not currently have a good reputation; however, at Bowles and Walker Ltd plastic injection moulding, we firmly believe that the material is not at fault, but the way in which i...

Michael
22/03/2021

Bowles and Walker Ltd’s biggest milestone to date! We started our BWP plastic injection moulding production line back in 1995 and now in 2021 we have now moulded millions of compone...

Michael
15/03/2021

Post-Brexit, Bowles and Walker have been running the plastic injection moulding business as usual. As expected, we have experienced minor delays with the import of ra...

Michael
08/03/2021

In mid-March Bowles and Walker are expecting the arrival of the new Borche 400T plastic injection moulding machine, boasting an impressive product versatility, energy efficiency and envir...

Michael
01/03/2021

With the introduction of new robotics at Bowles and Walker, it has allowed our plastic injection moulding to leap in ability to produce some of our most consistent and quality parts to da...

ADMIN
31/08/2016

Most plastic injection moulding parts can be produced in the conditions found in a general moulding shop. However, some parts for certain industies such as the medical or pharmacuetical m...

ADMIN
30/08/2016

Bowles and Walker have always been able to supply customers’ requests for prototypes from their comprehensive workshop, made from a variety of solid metals and plastics but can now supp...

ADMIN
01/08/2016

The recent Brexit vote sent many businesses into a tailspin but here at Bowles & Walker Ltd it is business as usual. Although we know that Brexit will cause some ...

ADMIN
30/07/2016

Dr Michael Barwood PhD will be joining Bowles and Walker Ltd plastic injection moulding as our new Technical and Quality manager. Michael gained his undergraduate and...

ADMIN
28/07/2016

As part of Bowles and Walker Ltd’s commitment to the environment and our continuing investment programme in our plastic injection moulding activites, we have in...