HISTORY

HISTORY

1995

OLDEST BUILDING

THE BEGINNING OF A PYRAMID MOLD ERA

Pyramid Mold & Tool was founded in 1995 by Steve Hoare, who had one goal in mind – creating superior-quality molds that are built to last. Starting with two men in a 1,500 sq. ft. shop in Upland, CA., design and engineering were outsourced during the company’s early years.
1997

old building

PURCHASE OF FIRST FACILITY

After two years in business, Pyramid Mold & Tool acquires its first 5,000 sq. ft. building in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. The company welcomes 10 more people to the team and services are expanded further to support their irrigation, electronics, and consumer market partners.
1998

growing multiple people

CONTINUED GROWTH DRIVES IN-HOUSE DESIGN

The company quickly outgrows it space and purchases an adjacent building doubling its square footage to accommodate additional machinery and personnel. Pyramid incorporates in-house mold design utilizing the latest Auto CAD design system.
2002

robot 1

FOCUS SHIFTS TO AUTOMATION

Pyramid Mold & Tool invests in robotic work cells and advanced technology in support of their Lights Out manufacturing initiative. The company converts to SolidWorks for mold design, expanding its capabilities and providing their partners with innovative solutions.
2005

new building

RELOCATES TO A NEW, LARGER FACILITY

Pyramid Mold celebrates their 10th anniversary and moves to a larger 31,000 sq. ft. facility. As the market evolves, the company’s emphasis shifts to high-cavitation tooling for the packaging, medical, and electronic industries.
2007

mold maker

AWARDED MOLD MAKER OF THE YEAR

Pyramid Mold and Tool is recognized for its exceptional performance and receives SPE’s Mold Maker of the Year award. The company invests in its first molding machine expanding its services to include in-house functional mold testing.
2013

lean manufacturing

ADOPTING LEAN MANUFACTURING INITIATIVE

Driven to maximize resources and efficiency in all aspects of business, Pyramid adopts it’s “Lean Manufacturing Initiative.” The integration of a new ERP system and additional equipment investments emphasize the company’s focus on continuous improvement.
2015

20th ANNIVERSARY

Pyramid Mold & Tool celebrates 20 years of customer satisfaction by supporting their partners and helping them achieve their manufacturing goals. Specializing in the medical, packaging, and electronics markets continues to drive demand for additional state-of-the-art technology and equipment.
2019

CAE SIMULATION FOR RISK MITIGATION

The company enhances their risk mitigation strategies by implementing Computer Aided simulation. Pyramid utilizes in-house mold fill and machining simulation to analyze mold design for optimal mold manufacturing and molding efficiency.
2020

NEW MOLDING LAB SERVICES

Pyramid expands their molding lab services to assist their partners in meeting their product launch goals. These customizable offerings range from process development and metrology to bridge production and turnkey cells.
2021

COMPANY TODAY

After 25 years of experience and growth, Pyramid Mold & Tool continues investing in state-of-the-art technology, delivering world-class molds and providing unsurpassed customer experiences in domestic and international markets.