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Jason Sears Named President of Dri-Air Industries

Jason Sears has been named president of Dri-Air Industries, replacing Charlie Sears, Dri-Air founder and Jason’s father, who passed away recently.   The Board of Directors of Dri-Air made the announcement. Jason has been an employee at Dri-Air for 30 years, beginning after school during his high school years learning such skills as welding, electrical wiring, […]

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The plastics industry loses a veteran, Charlie Sears

Charles Sears, the president of DRI-AIR Industries passed away on August 5th after a recent battle with cancer. He started Dri-Air Industries, Inc. in 1985 and it quickly became a leading supplier of drying systems for the plastics industry. His expertise and leadership along with his desire to create the very best possible product for […]

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DRI-AIR Brings Innovation to Booth W971 AT NPE 2018

Industry 4.0.   Setting the stage for the future of plastics drying, Dri-Air Industries will introduce its new technology, Dri-Air Dryer 4.0, which will be incorporated seamlessly into the rapidly trending Industry 4.0.   Dri-Air Dryer 4.0 is designed to work autonomously making changes in operation based on sensors that monitor the changing material throughput. No hands-on […]

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Complete ROI in only 14 months!

Schmit Prototypes, of Menomonie, WI provides manufacturing services in prototype & production volumes. With customers across the nation Schmit Prototypes is well known for providing quality work and customer service in the following areas: design, 3D printing, urethane & silicone cast molding, CNC milling & turning, aluminum & steel inj. tooling, injection molding, and various […]

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Introducing the Dri-Air Dryer 4.0

AHEAD OF INDUSTRY 4.0 AND MOLDING 4.0, WE WELCOME OUR NEWEST INNOVATION, THE DRI-AIR DRYER 4.0 The buzz in the resin processing industry these days is Industry 4.0, a trend where many technological and digital advances that began with consumer products now are being introduced to the Factory of the Future.   While developments such as […]

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New Systems Engineer at Dri-Air

Jeff Walker Joins Dri-Air Industries as Systems Engineer – Specializing in Large Throughput Systems   Jeff is a 31-year veteran of the plastics industry with in-depth systems experience in engineering and operating large injection molding and blow molding installations.   At Dri-Air, Jeff will focus on the design and installation of drying and conveying systems with […]

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Dri-Air is a Family Adventure

According to the Conway Center for Family Business, American family businesses provide 64% of the entire U.S. Gross Domestic Product, 62% of U.S. employment and 78% of all new jobs.   As virtually all American business and government leaders have recognized, the economic success of America depends to a large extent on the success of its […]

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How Dri-Air Industries’ PDII Became a Best Seller

It all started when Charlie Sears, President of Dri-Air Industries in East Windsor, CT, visited a customer many years ago.   A long-time user of Dri-Air plastics dryers, the customer had a problem.   The customer operated an automated production facility with several employees assembling ballpoint pens at a rotary table supported by a single plastics injection […]

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Yes, we have an APP for that! Download the handy Dri-Air APP today!

The Dri-Air “Drying APP” application is a complete database of drying information including application forms, presentations, brochures and manuals. The application is designed to store all the information locally on the tablet or phone to ensure all sales materials can be viewed easily and without internet access. The APP is available for IOS as well […]

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