DALLAS—QT Manufacturing, a domestic contract manufacturer specializing in custom plastic injection molding, custom injection molds, and precision CNC machining, recently announced the acquisition of C&F Tooling, Inc., a 25-year-old plastic injection molder specializing in precision optoelectronic components. Both companies are located in Dallas.
As part of the acquisition, QT Manufacturing will incorporate five injection molding presses from C&F Tooling into its facility, in addition to inheriting its loyal customer base. With the additional presses, QT Manufacturing will have 14 injection molding presses, staffed to run 24 hours per day, five days per week. “The additional capacity will allow us to serve our customer base with greater flexibility and shorter lead times” said Anand Patel, a managing partner of QT Manufacturing, in a company release.
QT Manufacturing also recently received certification to the AS9100C quality management system. The company received the certification for injection molding, tooling, CNC machining, and prototype solutions in October of 2016. The certification guarantees QT Manufacturing’s quality management system meets all international requirements of ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100, the required certification to serve the aerospace industry.