07 June 2002
07 June 2002
German plastics processor Peguform has filed an insolvency petition with the municipal court of Freiburg, Germany.
Reports say the company’s liquidity problems result from the business style of US parent Venture Industries, which acquired the automotive supplier from Klöckner in 1999. Peguform’s foreign subsidiaries are unaffected. Its seven German production sites have annual sales of EUR 900m and employ 5,500. The court has appointed Heidelberg attorney Jobst Wellensiek, who handled the Kömmerling insolvency, as receiver
Manufacturers of storage tanks and anti-static lining coatings can gain a competitive edge by switching to TUBALL graphene nanotube-based concentrates for their products, according to OCSiAl.
With just two weeks to go until the first Global Composites Conference, co-hosted by the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) and NetComposites, Communications Manager Siobhan Longhurst caught up with speaker Shridhar Nath of GE Global Research. Shridhar will be presenting on ‘Technology Trends on Additive, Energy and Other Composite Applications.’
The 9th International Conference on Advanced Composites in Construction, ACIC 2019, will take place on 3-5 September 2019 at the University of Birmingham, UK, and abstracts are invited on relevant subjects.