NetComposites
Attwater

Gurit Composites Technologies Extends Product Range

05 March 2004

GURIT Suprem, based in Flurlingen, Switzerland, has acquired Plytron GmbH, of Markdorf, Germany.

Plytron’s complementary technology extends Gurit Suprem’s product range and strengthens its position as a specialist in unidirectional reinforced thermoplastics.

Plytron produces unidirectional (UD) PP-glass fibre/polypropylene (PP) prepreg used mainly in furniture and automotive industries. Gurit Suprem is a producer of UD reinforced thermoplastics offering tapes and profiles (SUPreMÔ) made in a proprietary impregnation technology to fulfill highly demanding or customized applications. The acquisition of Plytron extends the Gurit Suprem product range to enter high volume composite markets with a competitive and complementary manufacturing technology. Gurit Suprem strengthens its position as the specialist of UD-reinforced, thermoplastic composite materials.





Share this story


Related / You might like...

‘Inspired from Life, We Reinforce Life’ Says Kordsa’s New Campaign

Kordsa, operating in tire, construction reinforcement and composites technologies market with its mission ‘We Reinforce Life’, has launched a new campaign with the slogan ‘Inspired from life, we reinforce life’.

Dura Composites Launch New Co-Extruded Fire-Rated & Slip-Resistant Decking Ranges

Dura Composites has expanded its Dura Deck range to include Dura Deck Resist, a co-extruded decking board with an innovative 360 degree outer angle which protects its core from the elements, as well as a new and improved Dura Deck Eco.

USQ Delivers Technology Workshop on Composite Rebars

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.