Roger Hargens and Accumold Team Attend Iowa STEM Day

Accumold was pleased to participate in Iowa STEM day at the 2018 Iowa State Fair. Along with our CEO, Roger Hargens, Jeff Dirkx, Ron Baiotto (knee), Tyler Wright (Waukee APEX teacher), Zach Walberg (Waukee High School graduate), and Don Boss, were available … Continued

Event Draws Optics and Photonics Industry Leaders

The premier event for optical engineers, designers and photonics is August 21 – 23 in San Diego California. The SPIE Optics and Photonics conference is the largest multidisciplinary optical sciences meeting in North America and of course, Accumold will come to … Continued

Can Teacher Externs Push The Limits of Micro Manufacturing?

When you work in an industry that is constantly evolving and pushing the limits of micro manufacturing technology, soliciting feedback from every possible angle offers a perspective you otherwise wouldn’t be privy to. The more diverse and the fresher the perspective, … Continued

Preventing Design Challenges in Micro Mold Design

As medical and wearable devices reduce to sizes and weights previously thought to be impossible, engineers and designers are shifting their design chops to micro mold design of complex components. This new direction, however, hasn’t come without a hiccup. These … Continued

How We Cultivate The Future Work Force

For Accumold to continue to grow in technical expertise and maintain our strategic edge, it is within our best interest to support students in our community. In order to strengthen our future workforce, companies can fear a lack of talent … Continued

IT Manager, Tysen Landmesser Interviewed In Inc. Magazine

When thinking about niche high-tech manufacturing and critical components in medicine, optics, automotive, wearables and emerging technology no one really thinks about the massive IT operation that goes along with it. Inc Magazine had a few questions for our own IT … Continued

June Was A Busy Month In Our Community

When we made our 4th expansion in the community of Ankeny, Iowa we made sure to add event and training space for employee training, meeting space, but importantly, community outreach events. This month was confirmation that this space has been … Continued

Wearable Tech Companies Look To Niche Process

The wearable market is projected to exceed 51 Billion dollars in revenue by 2022, therefore, if you are a product designer or engineer, it’s likely you are creating the next generation of wearable technology. At the very least, you may … Continued

How To Prevent Common Micro Mold Design Mistakes

As world leaders in high volume micro molding technology and process, we see a wide range of incredible ideas, next-generation technology, and sophisticated thermoplastic part designs. We also see quite a few challenges, and areas for improvement, frequently collaborating on … Continued