21 April 2009
21 April 2009
General Plastics Manufacturing Company has appointed 4 new companies as exclusive authorized distributors for its Last-A-Foam products in specific U.S. and Canadian territories.
Rudolph Bros will offer modeling and tooling foams to customers in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, and parts of western New York and Pennsylvania
Polymeres Technologies will offer modeling and tooling foams to customers in the Canadian provinces of Quebec and Ontario. Polymeres Technologies will also soon be able to support Canadian customers with needs for aircraft-specification-grade composite-core from General Plastics.
Fiberlay will offer modeling and tooling materials and composite-core to customers in Alaska and Hawaii. Fiberlay is also tasked with additional market-specific responsibilities in the states of Oregon and Washington, primarily in marine and tub/shower FRP industries, recreational vehicle manufacture, wind energy, and athletic goods production.
Stephenson Pattern Supply will offer the full-range of General Plastics modeling and tooling materials to customers in Oregon and Washington, tasked with its own specific market responsibilities in support of aircraft/aerospace manufacturing, pattern-making, and composite-tooling materials.
Web Industries has signed a letter of intent with East Forty to purchase 12 acres of land for a manufacturing plant in Marysville, Washington, north of Seattle, US.
Continental Structural Plastics (CSP), along with its parent company Teijin, were honoured by General Motors with the automakers Innovation Award at its 27th Annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held in Warren, Michigan, US.
Revolution Fibres has collaborated with Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company to develop a next-generation nanofibre interleaving veil for improving the toughness of carbon fibre composites.