20 April 2001
20 April 2001
CGI Holding Corporation have signed a letter of intent to acquire The Mahida Group of Schaumburg, IL. The Mahida Group is made up of four subsidiaries, all providers of fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP) to a wide variety of industries; Switzer Products in Richmond, IL (www.switzerproducts.com), is a manufacturer of custom made, premier quality, maintenance free FRP enclosures; Tankinetics in Harrison, AK (www.tankinetics.com) a provider of large diameter, above ground, pre-erected and field erected FRP tanks and piping; Justin Tanks in Georgetown, DE (www.justintanks.com), manufacturer of high quality custom made above ground FRP tanks for industrial applications; and Bremen Technologies in Bremen, IN (www.brementechnologies.com), a manufacturer of FRP and thermoplastic accessories for the automobile industry.
The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) has partnered with Composites Australia to provide Australian civil and composite engineers with access to the latest knowledge on an innovative reinforcing solution to the costly corrosion of concrete infrastructure.
Composite products, based on polyurethane technologies from global chemical company Huntsman, are taking centre stage at a design exhibition at the Design Museum Gent, Belgium.
The Brazilian composite sector expects to close 2018 with a turnover of US$ 685 million, a high of 3.8% compared to the previous year.