Injection Molding Machines
Shibaura Machine is a leading global manufacturer of high precision injection molding machines.
33 to 2,750 U.S. tons of clamping force
110 to 3,850 U.S. tons of clamping force
Our North American headquarters, centrally located in Elk Grove Village, IL, is fully equipped to support sales, service, parts, mold trials, and customer training. Our service offices in Elk Grove Village, IL, Ontario, CA, and Charlotte, NC, and Markham, ON, Canada are staffed with experienced, professional service technicians who are fully committed to supporting the success and profitability of our customers.
Shibaura Machine generally stocks over 100 molding machines in our North American inventory for quick delivery. Our U.S. assembly facility allows us to quickly customize molding presses to our customer’s specifications. Capabilities include; powering up machines for test runs, installing software updates, installation of special options, and machine inspection before shipment.
We have provided machines to the North American market since 1974 and have an installed base of over 15,000 injection molding machines. Our global manufacturing and world-class engineering capability, along with our long heritage of industry leading innovation, reliability, and precision, continue to make us the most proven and reliable partner for your injection molding machinery needs.
Injection Molding Machine Showcase
Industry 4.0 / IoT+m
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Increasing plant efficiency with the help of Shibaura Machine
Founded in 1953, Hoffer Plastics has grown to become an industry leader and innovator in the custom plastic injection molding industry. Located in a 365,000 sq. ft. facility on 24 acres and employing more than 350 people, they produce more than three bill...
Achieving faster cycle times and a higher level of precision with Shibaura Machine
New Berlin Plastics was founded in 1975. After two company moves in 1976 and 1982, business continued to expand, allowing NBP to transition to a new 100,000 square foot facility in 1998. This facility is located in New Berlin, Wisconsin and serves as the...
Exceeding requirements for high-precision, tight-tolerance parts with the help of Shibaura Machine
Performance Gear Systems was founded in 1997 with the mission to be a world leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of high precision plastic gears and actuators. Located in Plainfield, IL, this 50,000 square foot cutting-edge facility brings ...
Meeting the demand for high-volume, precision medical devices with the help of Shibaura Machine
JunoPacific is a custom medical device design, development, manufacturing and assembly operation located near two major medical device hubs: San Jose, CA and Minneapolis, MN.Manufacturing custom plastic products for multi-national fortune 500 medical compa...
Does Your Injection Molding Machine Offer Easy Visibility into Diagnostics and History?
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, February 23, 2021 – Troubleshooting and maintenance can become tedious and time-consuming tasks on the manufacturing floor. What would it mean to your business if you were able to more efficiently understand your machine and have qui...Read more
Why Injection Molding Machine Design Matters - And What to Look For
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, February 19, 2021 – When you have a well-designed injection molding machine there are no limits to what types of molded parts you can create. Whether it's automotive, packaging, medical, or custom plastics - an injection molding mach...Read more
Minimizing Injection Molding Complexity without Compromising Capability
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, February 10, 2021 – The convenience of your injection molding machine controller correlates directly with your factory production efficiency. A controller that is not only powerful but offers intuitive operation, simple navigation, ...Read more
All-Electric Injection Molding Machines Offer More Than Energy Savings
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, February 3, 2021 – Did you know energy spending in most injection molding plants is one of the highest costs month after month? At the end of the day, it is often costing more to run old machines then it would to invest in new, energ...Read more
Improve Quality Control and Productivity with the iPAQET Remote Data Management System
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 27, 2021 – Not all monitoring and data management systems are created equal. Many systems are prone to errors, have less than easy to use interfaces, or require someone to be in front of the machine- oftentimes collecting dat...Read more
How to Minimize Injection Molding Machine Downtime
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 19, 2021 – Whether planned or unplanned, machine downtime is very costly. Aside from directly impacting production and labor, machine downtime extends to other areas of operation and can affect the organization as a whole. An...Read more
Injection Molding Events
NPE 2021Visit Shibaura Machine in Booth W3301. NPE provides a global platform for technological ingenuity and innovation in the plastics industry—automation, robots, cobots, end-of-arm tooling, three- and four-dimensional printing, mold components, industrial pol...
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New Year, New Initiatives: Message from Shibaura Machine
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 4, 2021 Upon reflection, the health and financial challenges faced by our company, nation, and the world as a whole in 2020 have been unprecedented, at least within living memory. I am extremely proud to report our managemen...Read more
Shibaura Machine Celebrates 46 Years in North America
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, July 9, 2020 - In April of this year, Shibaura Machine Company, America celebrated the 46th anniversary of our incorporation. We are very proud of our longevity, consistency and stability as a premier provider of the highest quality...Read more
Shibaura Machine - Supporting critical manufacturers in the battle against COVID-19
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL - April 16, 2020 – Shibaura Machine is proud to work with our customers who have been deemed “essential manufacturers” during the current COVID-19 crisis. We continue to ship out machines being used to make Personal Protective Equipm...Read more
Shibaura Machine - Services Remain Open During COVID-19
We continue to actively monitor and adopt to CDC guidelines, as well as those issued by federal, state, and local authorities to keep our staff, customers, and business partners healthy!Attached for your reference is a letter from our President and a hando...Read more
Toshiba Machine is now Shibaura Machine
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL April 1, 2020 – Effective April 1, 2020, our company name changed from “Toshiba Machine Company, America” to “Shibaura Machine Company, America.” We started business as a machine tool manufacturer in 1938 under the Shibaura name, and...Read more
Shibaura Machine Company, America doubles its footprint in Midwest
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, June 15, 2018 - The U.S. Injection Molding Div. of Shibaura Machine completed its move into a 58,000 square foot facility in Elk Grove Village, Ill., replacing a a smaller facility in Elgin, Ill. The new plant consolidates the inject...Read more
Does Shibaura Machine offer 24/7 technical phone support?
Yes. Dial 1 (888) 593-1616 #1 for service. Outside of normal business hours, you can leave a message and an "on-call" technician will call you back.
Does Shibaura Machine stock machines for quick delivery?
Yes! We typically have over 100 machines in-stock and ready for quick delivery.
Does Shibaura Machine offer machine financing?
What type of training does Shibaura Machine offer?
Yes, we offer a variety of training classes including Processing, Controls, and Maintenance. Classes are held in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, Ontario, California, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Markham, Ontario Canada. Click here to learn more.
Does Shibaura Machine offer an Industry 4.0 solution?
Our V70 controller supports OPC-UA communication standards. This capability along with our machiNet IoT+m platform allows machine and process data to be remotely monitored and shared with plant MES and ERP system. Contact your Shibaura Machine representative today to discuss your specific requirements.
Can your machines be integrated with auxiliary equipment?
Yes, in most cases auxiliary equipment can be integrated with our machines. Speak to your Shibaura Machine representative for more details.