01 March 2016
01 March 2016
Johns Manville (JM) has introduced three new rovings: MultiStar 566 for panel and fabrics reinforcements; StarRov 090 for reinforcement of composites profiles; and StarRov 089 for reinforcements of styrene-free resins.
According to JM, these new offerings will serve the building and construction, sporting goods and wind energy markets and will be introduced at JEC World.
“JM innovates and develops new products based on customer feedback and partnerships,” said Brian Sapp, Global Fibres Business Director for JM Engineered Products. “These new products capitalise on JM’s professional expertise in technical service, innovation and commercialisation and build on with 50 years of roving manufacturing experience in Europe,”
New product highlights:
JM will be exhibiting in Hall 6, Stand F32.
Photo provided by Johns Manville
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