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Chemicals & Gases

Magma Global and Victrex Collaborate to Develop Next Generation Solutions for Deep Water Transfer of Subsea Oil and Gas

British firms develop cutting-edge technology to tap estimated potential market of $13.9 billion per year Thornton Cleveleys, UK- Victrex Polymer Solutions, a division of Victrex plc, the world's leading manufacturer of high performance polyaryletherketones, and Magma Global Ltd. have signed a collaboration and exclusive material supply agreement that will enable the two companies jointly to...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Victrex Polymer Solutions Reinforces Its Focus on Composites

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - Victrex Polymer Solutions has strengthened its composites business focus and has established a worldwide task force to offer an array of technical resources to assist engineers both at the processor and end-user level in order to address specific requirements within the composite area. The pressure to reduce weight, enhance reliability and durability, reduce...

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VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer Used in Suprem Prepreg Tape Designed for Automated High Speed Production
Chemicals & Gases

VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer Used in Suprem Prepreg Tape Designed for Automated High Speed Production

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - Victrex Polymer Solutions, a division of Victrex plc announced that Suprem SA, a Swiss-based prepreg manufacturer, has reported a more than 50% annual growth in its business, which was generated from prepregs made with VICTREX-® PEEK(TM) polymer. Suprem-'s proprietary impregnation method allows for the rapid and flexible production of an extensive variety of prepreg...

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Lightweight, Corrosion Resistant Victrex® Peek(TM) Pipe Featured in Wood Drying Application
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Lightweight, Corrosion Resistant Victrex® Peek(TM) Pipe Featured in Wood Drying Application

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - Cape Cod Wood Sidings, Inc., a division of Marwood Ltd., has selected VICTREX-® PEEK(TM) pipe for its wood kiln heat exchanger system to enhance performance and extend service life. To further heighten the overall performance of the system, the stainless steel fittings used to install the VICTREX PEEK pipe are coated with VICOTE-® Coatings, based on VICTREX PEEK...

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Chemicals & Gases

Victrex APTIV(TM) Film Selected for High Performance Laser Marked Pressure Sensitive Label Substrates

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - Victrex Polymer Solutions and Kuramoto Sangyo Company, a pressure sensitive sheet manufacturer, have developed a high quality, high resolution laser marking pressure sensitive label using Victrex APTIV(TM) film. The VICTREX-® PEEK(TM) polymer-based laser marking label is targeted for use in electronic and automotive label applications that need heat and chemical...

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Insulating Component Made from Vicote® Coatings Enables Ultra-Fast Aluminum Thick-Film Heater Technology
Paints & Coatings

Insulating Component Made from Vicote® Coatings Enables Ultra-Fast Aluminum Thick-Film Heater Technology

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - (January 11, 2011) - When Datec Coating Corporation was developing its new thick-film technology for applying a high power electric heat source to an aluminum substrate, it chose VICOTE-® Coatings from Victrex Polymer Solutions as the insulating component for the top and bottom dielectric layers of the thick-film element. Datec's thick-film heating system has...

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Victrex APTIV(TM) Film Improves Surface Finish of Prototype Parts Reducing Time and Cost Associated with Traditional Manual Finishing Techniques
Chemicals & Gases

Victrex APTIV(TM) Film Improves Surface Finish of Prototype Parts Reducing Time and Cost Associated with Traditional Manual Finishing Techniques

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - Victrex Polymer Solutions, a high-performance polymer, film and coatings manufacturer, has announced that it has helped Stratasys, a leader in prototyping parts, develop a finishing solution for its polyphenylsulfone (PPSF/PPSU) parts. When Stratasys wanted a faster, more cost-effective alternative to manually finishing PPSF/PPSU parts, it used Victrex APTIV(TM) film,...

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CMP Retaining Rings Made with Victrex® Peek(TM) Polymer Deliver Enhanced Performance
Chemicals & Gases

CMP Retaining Rings Made with Victrex® Peek(TM) Polymer Deliver Enhanced Performance

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - (November 10, 2010) - Willbe S&T, an industry leader in semiconductors and LCD parts in Korea, selected VICTREX® PEEK(TM) polymer as the material in its CMP (chemical mechanical planarization) retaining rings. The unique design of Willbe S&T's insert molded CMP ring provides better performance, longer life and reduced cost compared to traditional two-piece bonded...

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Lightweight, Non-Metallic P-Clamps Made with Victrex® Peek(TM) Polymer Improve Overall Performance and Extend Lifetime of Mission-Critical Cable Harnesses
Chemicals & Gases

Lightweight, Non-Metallic P-Clamps Made with Victrex® Peek(TM) Polymer Improve Overall Performance and Extend Lifetime of Mission-Critical Cable Harnesses

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - When Amphenol, one of the world's largest manufacturers of interconnect products, wanted to develop a new P-clamp for mission-critical cable harnesses, it used the same mechanical design of its original high performance P-clamps, made with VICTREX-® PEEK(TM) polymer, but instead used a softer durometer silicone rubber for the clamp cushioning. Called the LDG P-clamp,...

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Victrex® Peek(TM) Polymer Specified in New High Accuracy, Low-Cost Ultrasonic Flow Meter
Chemicals & Gases

Victrex® Peek(TM) Polymer Specified in New High Accuracy, Low-Cost Ultrasonic Flow Meter

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA, USA - (October 22, 2010) - VICTREX-® PEEK(TM) polymer has been selected by Titan Enterprises Ltd, for use in its unique, high accuracy and low-cost ultrasonic ATRATO flow meter, which is predicted to be a breakthrough product in small bore flow metering. Titan Enterprises, a UK-based manufacturer of flow meter devices and solutions, developed this innovative new product in...

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