Breaking the Mold

An Allegheny Performance Plastics Blog

Feb 19 2024

Allegheny Forms Strategic Alliance with Alpine

2024-02-22T10:00:36-05:00February 19th, 2024|Products|

Leetsdale, Pennsylvania, February 2024: Allegheny Performance Plastics is proud to announce a strategic alliance with Alpine Advanced Materials, a leading expert in the design, prototype and supply of custom-engineered parts. This announcement formalizes the work we have been doing in conjunction with Alpine on their flagship multi-scale reinforced polymer HX5®. Both companies are jointly pursuing ...

Sep 01 2023

Allegheny in the News

2023-09-01T12:23:00-04:00September 1st, 2023|Products|

Plastics Technology featured Allegheny in their August 2023 publication, and included an indepth look at both our part capabilities and our culture. You can read the article below, or online in their free digital copy available here. Our CEO, Rob Stutzman, weighs in on our employee and manufacturing capabilities, and how they are allowing us ...

Jul 29 2023

Take a Look Inside Allegheny

2023-08-17T13:41:24-04:00July 29th, 2023|Company News, Industries, Materials, Services|

This summer we had the opportunity to work with a videographer to capture some of the daily operations of our plant in Leetsdale, Pennsylvania. From our tool room to the 3-axis robot running alongside on of our injection molding machines to the CMM equipment - our employees were excited to help showcase the ins and ...

May 15 2023

Allegheny Supports Space Applications

2023-05-15T10:59:30-04:00May 15th, 2023|Case Studies, Industry News, Products, Space|

We're focusing on helping our space customers improve and resolve the unique challenges they face, including: improving payload efficiency via light-weighting, component and material reliability in a harsh environment, and the need for an enabling, rapid, iterative part development process. There are many potential space applications for our high-performance polymer parts including: structural components to ...

May 04 2023

Auto Epcon Conference

2023-05-15T11:26:34-04:00May 4th, 2023|Automotive, Company News, Industries, Industry News|

This month Tanner Alauzen, our Prelaunch and External Tooling Engineer here at Allegheny, had the opportunity to present at the 2023 SPE Auto Epcon Conference in Troy, Michigan. The conference, which includes a number of speakers on emerging topics in the automotive industry, is held annually for SPE members. You can learn more about Tanner's ...

Mar 21 2023

Allegheny in Space

2023-03-21T15:17:09-04:00March 21st, 2023|Company News, Industry News|

We’re celebrating a milestone this month – we have manufactured more than 40,000 critical to function parts that are now in space! Our high-performance thermoplastic parts are used in applications requiring maintenance of properties at an extreme temperature range, extremely low outgassing, high levels of cleanliness, and are lightweight. We have developed manufacturing capabilities and processes that ...

Feb 07 2023

Thermoplastic Composite Injection Overmolding in the News

2023-02-07T09:56:16-05:00February 7th, 2023|Company News, Industry News, Media Coverage|

This month AMI's magazine, Injection World, featured our Thermoplastic Composite Injection Overmolding (TPC-IOM) process, and the demonstrator part we developed in partnership with Solvay. The Injection World article is included below. You can also read the article on their free digital copy online, here. What is TPC-IOM technology? In short, it's an innovative concept to ...