IDI Composites International

Structural Compound suits transportation/industrial applications.
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Structural Compound suits transportation/industrial applications.

Experiencing little or no degradation in extreme hot and cold temperatures, Structural Thermoset 2350 is hybrid polyester/urethane-based sheet molding compound (SMC) with notched izod impact strength of 40-60 ft-lb/in. Fiber-reinforced composite material has tensile strength of 25-35,000 psi and specific gravity of 1.75-2.00 g/cmÂ-³. Uses include protective barriers in transportation,...

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IDI Composites Announces New Line of High-Performance Structural Thermoset Compounds

NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset SMC (sheet molding compound) and BMC (bulk molding compound, announces a new line of high-performance structural thermoset compounds for high-reliability applications, such as military, transportation, and industrial, among others. IDI's new line of structural thermosets builds on the...

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Sheet Molding Compound resists corrosive environments.

Experiencing little or no degradation in extreme hot and cold temperatures, Structural Thermoset 2147 withstands demanding industrial and outdoor environments. Full vinylester SMC is specifically suited for valve covers and heat shields in heavy trucks, multiple industrial uses in which moisture and corrosive environments are prevalent, and variety of water-borne products for marine industry.

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Thermoset Structural Composites resist moisture and chemicals.
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Thermoset Structural Composites resist moisture and chemicals.

Consisting of single and hybrid chemistries using polyester, vinyl ester, polyurethane, and epoxy resins, Engineered Structural Composites experience little or no degradation in extreme hot and cold temperatures, making them suited for most demanding industrial and outdoor environments. Products maintain rigidity, resist corrosion, and can be molded using variety of standard processes and tools....

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Molding Compound from IDI Composites Used for Military's M-16 Rifle
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Molding Compound from IDI Composites Used for Military's M-16 Rifle

NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, has an agreement to provide high-performance composite material for hand guards for the military's M-16 rifle. IDI's M-211 Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) offers excellent strength-to-weight ratio and outstanding physical, chemical, and thermal properties to withstand...

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Aeroform(TM) Thermoset Compounds from IDI Bring Durability and Stability to Small Wind Applications
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Aeroform(TM) Thermoset Compounds from IDI Bring Durability and Stability to Small Wind Applications

February 25, 2009 NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of BMC and SMC thermoset molding compounds, announces their line of Aeroform(TM) thermoset molding products, designed specifically for demanding small wind" energy applications, where exceptional strength-to-weight ratio, durability, UV resistance, and low specific gravity are...

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IDI Composites Offers Low Toxicity, Low Smoke Composite for Global Rapid Transit Market

September 19, 2008 NOBLESVILLE, INDIANA (USA)- IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, offers 46-16-60, a lowtoxicity, low-smoke, and low-flammability sheet molding compound (SMC) that meets the most stringent standards of the Rapid Transit industry. The lightweight material offers superior electrical insulation and heat...

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IDI Supplies Topp Industries with Thermoset Materials for Wastewater Lift Stations
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IDI Supplies Topp Industries with Thermoset Materials for Wastewater Lift Stations

September 22, 2008 INDIANA (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, announces that its Bulk Molding Compound (BMC) and Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) have been selected by Topp Industries for several wastewater treatment applications. Topp Industries is a leading manufacturer of lift stations, which are used to help...

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IDI Composites Supplies High Performance Thermosets for Allied Moulded Electrical Casings
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IDI Composites Supplies High Performance Thermosets for Allied Moulded Electrical Casings

May 22, 2008 NOBLESVILLE, INDIANA (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, announces that its Bulk Molding Compound (BMC) and Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) have been selected by Allied Moulded Products, Inc. to be used in the company's NEMA-grade electrical and electronic equipment enclosures. These enclosures must...

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IDI Improves SMC Line Capabilities

NOBLESVILLE, INDIANA (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, announces a significant enhancement to the company's Noblesville, Indiana sheet molding compound (SMC) production line. The company has implemented a major equipment upgrade, installing new automated machine control and a Human-Machine Interface (HMI) that...

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Structural Compound suits transportation/industrial applications.
Adhesives & Sealants

Structural Compound suits transportation/industrial applications.

Experiencing little or no degradation in extreme hot and cold temperatures, Structural Thermoset 2350 is hybrid polyester/urethane-based sheet molding compound (SMC) with notched izod impact strength of 40-60 ft-lb/in. Fiber-reinforced composite material has tensile strength of 25-35,000 psi and specific gravity of 1.75-2.00 g/cmÂ-³. Uses include protective barriers in transportation,...

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Adhesives & Sealants

IDI Composites Announces New Line of High-Performance Structural Thermoset Compounds

NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset SMC (sheet molding compound) and BMC (bulk molding compound, announces a new line of high-performance structural thermoset compounds for high-reliability applications, such as military, transportation, and industrial, among others. IDI's new line of structural thermosets builds on the...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Sheet Molding Compound resists corrosive environments.

Experiencing little or no degradation in extreme hot and cold temperatures, Structural Thermoset 2147 withstands demanding industrial and outdoor environments. Full vinylester SMC is specifically suited for valve covers and heat shields in heavy trucks, multiple industrial uses in which moisture and corrosive environments are prevalent, and variety of water-borne products for marine industry.

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IDI Composites Appoints Larry Landis to Head Development Team for New High-Performance Products

NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of SMC and BMC thermoset molding compounds, announces Larry Landis will head the development team for a new line of Engineered Structural Composites (ESC) targeted to high-reliability applications in military, transportation, and industrial. Mr. Landis joined IDI Composites in 2005 and is...

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Thermoset Structural Composites resist moisture and chemicals.
Adhesives & Sealants

Thermoset Structural Composites resist moisture and chemicals.

Consisting of single and hybrid chemistries using polyester, vinyl ester, polyurethane, and epoxy resins, Engineered Structural Composites experience little or no degradation in extreme hot and cold temperatures, making them suited for most demanding industrial and outdoor environments. Products maintain rigidity, resist corrosion, and can be molded using variety of standard processes and tools....

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Mergers & Acquisitions

IDI Composites Acquires Manufacturing Facilities in France and China

NOBLESVILLE, IN USA -- IDI Composites International of Noblesville, Indiana USA, announced today its acquisition of manufacturing facilities formerly part of Menzolit Compounds International GmbH from German strategic investor, Senata. The Menzolit plants that will transfer to IDI are located in Vineuil, France and Shanghai, China and produce thermoset bulk molding compound (BMC) and sheet...

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Molding Compound from IDI Composites Used for Military's M-16 Rifle
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Molding Compound from IDI Composites Used for Military's M-16 Rifle

NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, has an agreement to provide high-performance composite material for hand guards for the military's M-16 rifle. IDI's M-211 Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) offers excellent strength-to-weight ratio and outstanding physical, chemical, and thermal properties to withstand...

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Company News

IDI Composites International Achieves First Industry Certification for Food-Safe Products

NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of thermoset molding compounds, announces that it is the first recipient of the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) International's Standard 51 certification in the food industry for Bulk Molding Compound (BMC) and Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) materials. Using IDI Composites' pre-approved...

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Key Investments Enhance IDI Composites BMC and SMC Manufacturing Process
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Key Investments Enhance IDI Composites BMC and SMC Manufacturing Process

February 13, 2009 NOBLESVILLE, IN (USA) - IDI Composites International, the premier global formulator and manufacturer of BMC and SMC thermoset molding compounds, announces the completion of several major manufacturing process improvements at its Noblesville, Indiana location to improve productivity and ensure consistency across its manufacturing lines. Once fully tested and documented, the...

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