10 October 2017
10 October 2017
Pai Cristal Italia has appointed GRP Solutions as its new industrial distributor for the UK. The agreement includes PaiBoat polishing formulations for the composite industry.
With this agreement, PaiBoat is said to strengthen its position in the UK composites market, improving service to existing customers and offering its solutions to new businesses.
“We have a lot of experience in composites and the high quality finish of mouldings is an increasing part of what our customers are looking for, also providing solutions and selling a range of resins, catalysts, processing and release agents, as well as cores and fabric reinforcements," says Dave Bancroft, Sales Director for GRP Solutions Ltd. "Everyone in the GRP Solutions team is very excited to now be working with PaiBoat compounds, which provides customers with innovative, added value moulding solutions."
To handle increasing sales and order levels from new and existing customers, GRP Solutions recently relocated to a new 20,000 ft2 warehouse and head office facility in Havant.
Project 12 has collaborated with Total Composite Solutions (TCS), the UK partner of Microtex, on automotive OEM projects for bespoke carbon parts.
Continental Structural Plastics (CSP) will install a sheet moulding compound (SMC) production line at its facility in Pouance, France, to support the need for its composite formulations in Europe.
Solvay has celebrated the groundbreaking of its Greenville, Texas, US, manufacturing footprint expansion that increases the site’s resin mixing capacity to meet the growing needs of commercial and military aerospace composite customers.