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Rust-Oleum Acquires Fibreglass Safety Products Supplier

17 December 2009

RPM International’s subsidiary, Rust-Oleum Corporation, has acquired FibreGrid Limited, a supplier of fibreglass anti-slip safety products based in the United Kingdom. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be accretive to earnings within one year, have not been disclosed.


Victrex Expands Distribution into India

17 December 2009

Victrex Polymer Solutions has appointed Padmini Petroplast as its distribution partner in India. Victrex is entering the India market in an aggressive strategic move designed to expand the company’s global footprint and extend market reach into one of the world’s most rapidly emerging industrial markets.


Australian Composites PTY Partners With Vivian Regina Brasil

17 December 2009

Moorabbin based composites raw materials manufacturer, Australian Composites Pty, has signed an exclusive supply agreement with Brazil’s Automotive, Petrochemical and building fibreglass materials supplier Vivian Regina Brasil Ltda, to distribute the Company’s rapid UV curing prepregs into Brazil’s massive automotive and transport parts assembly market.



3B Identifies Asia as Growth Market – Appoints India Agent

17 December 2009

3B has appointed Essen International as its non-exclusive agent for India. This latest move marks 3B’s stated commitment to developing its business in Asia, with a particular focus on India and China, which it sees as key growth markets.


Arkema and Fulcrum Sign Nanocomposite Collaboration Agreement

17 December 2009

Fulcrum SP Materials will be collaborating with Arkema Inc. to develop high performance composite parts with improved damage resistance. The deal will see Arkema contributing its multiwall carbon nanotubes (CNTs) technology, whilst Fulcrum will bring its propriety protein base interface and dispersion technology for CNTs.