The polyurethane machinery industry is highly entrepreneurial and is made up of large and small firms. How did they find 2017?
How do foamers decide which equipment to buy when they are expanding? Vita Group’s Nick Wood spoke to Simon Robinson about a recent purchase.
If polyurethane is to be more sustainable, then more sustainable feedstocks will be required. Several key papers at the Automotive and Sustainability Congress held in Amsterdam late last year addressed this important topic.
Using carbon dioxide (CO2) to make polyols appears to be an undeniably good thing to do with the greenhouse gas. Here we look at Econic Technologies, one of the growing innovative companies that are helping to drive this technology forward.
The Polyurea Development Association Europe held its annual conference in London, near Heathrow Airport in November 2017. Simon Robinson paid a visit.
Cutting and splitting machinery for polyurethane has been at the heart of Fecken-Kirfel’s product offering since the early 1950s. We look at the company, and some of its more recent developments.
The first UTECH Automotive Congress was held in Amsterdam in mid-October 2017. The first day’s proceedings concentrated on the size of the prize, and featured a range of presentations about polyurethane additives that were designed to reduce emissions inside the vehicle.
IPF has developed My Foam Plant, a data capture and software system that can save foamers money and increase efficiency of their process. Angel Vinas talks with Simon Robinson.
DUT has been making mix heads and polyurethane machinery to its own designs for many years, come and take a look around.
Kangnam Chemical is a raw materials company based around 50 km north of Seoul, Korea, and claims a number of significant milestones, including making the binders for a number of Olympic athletic tracks.