Unifrax I LLC

Isofrax® 1400 Fiber meets European regulatory standards.

Isofrax® 1400 Fiber meets European regulatory standards.

Isofrax® 1400 Low Bio-Persistent Fiber comes with high temperature performance up to 1400°C. Unit offers thermal conductivity, thermal shock resistance and low heat storage. Product features high solubility in simulated body fluids and is available in blanket and module variants.

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Electronic Components & Devices

Topsoe and Unifrax Establish Partnership to Market Improved Ceramic Catalytic Filters to the Industrial Market

Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Tonawanda, New York based manufacturer of specialty fiber products, and Haldor Topsoe A/S, a world leader in catalysis and related process technologies headquartered in Denmark, today announced the signing of a partnership agreement. The partnership marks the beginning of a joint global effort by the two parties to commercialize an innovative new line of catalytic...

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Insulating Fiber Modules meet heat processing vessel needs.

Designed to meet application requirements in various types of heat processing vessels, Anchor-Loc® 3 Insulating Fiber Modules are constructed from inorganic spun fiber blankets and manufactured from either ceramic fiber or soluble fiber chemistries. Module features continuous fold of spun blanket, stainless steel alloy hardware, and center mount attachment. Production method used for...

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Safety & Security Equipment

Needled Blankets resist most corrosive agents.

Manufactured from polycrystalline mullite fiber that can be exposed to temperatures up to 2,912°F, Fibermax® Needled Blankets contain no organic binders or other additives which cause outgassing fumes or associated problems. Lightweight, flexible products offer resistance to oxidation and reduction, and are virtually free from shot, making them suited for environments where presence...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Ceramic Fiber Boards are optimized for thermal stability.

Exhibiting thermal stability at operating temperatures up to 3,092 or 3,272°F, Fibermax® Duraboard® 1700/1800 suit applications where sag resistance is critical. Duraboard 17R/18R have rolled finish, while Duraboard 17H/18H are compressed during manufacturing for optimum density and sanded smooth. Offered in Â-½, 1, 1½, and 2 in. thicknesses, products can be...

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Unifrax Corporation Expands Excelfrax® Microporous Insulation Product Line by Introducing Excelfrax 1900 Panel

August, 2006 - Niagara Falls, New York - Unifrax Corporation, a global leader in the development and manufacture of high temperature ceramic fiber and soluble fiber products, introduces Excelfrax® 1900 Panel to its existing family of Excelfrax Products. The Excelfrax® family of products is based on the microporous insulation principle, exhibiting extremely efficient insulating...

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Isofrax® 1400 Fiber meets European regulatory standards.

Isofrax® 1400 Fiber meets European regulatory standards.

Isofrax® 1400 Low Bio-Persistent Fiber comes with high temperature performance up to 1400°C. Unit offers thermal conductivity, thermal shock resistance and low heat storage. Product features high solubility in simulated body fluids and is available in blanket and module variants.

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Unifrax Announces Senior Executive Changes

Tonawanda, NY –Â- Unifrax I LLC (“Unifrax”), the Tonawanda, N.Y. based manufacturer of specialty fiber products, announced today that Duncan Yardley has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, and John Dandolph has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Strategy Officer. Unifrax is majority owned by affiliates of American Securities...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Topsoe and Unifrax Establish Partnership to Market Improved Ceramic Catalytic Filters to the Industrial Market

Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Tonawanda, New York based manufacturer of specialty fiber products, and Haldor Topsoe A/S, a world leader in catalysis and related process technologies headquartered in Denmark, today announced the signing of a partnership agreement. The partnership marks the beginning of a joint global effort by the two parties to commercialize an innovative new line of catalytic...

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Company News

Unifrax Announces China Investment

Niagara Falls, NY –Â- Unifrax I LLC (“Unifrax”), the Niagara Falls, N.Y. based manufacturer of specialty fiber products, announced today that through affiliates, it has entered into a Share Purchase Agreement to acquire a 29% stake in Shandong Luyang Share Co. Ltd. (“Luyang”) from Nanma Town Collective Asset Management Center of Yiyuan County and has concurrently entered into...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

Niagara Falls, NY - Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, N.Y. based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has acquired Lauscha Fiber International ("LFI") from Bürger Glass- und Fasertechnik GmbH and JLR Holding W.L.L. Bahrain, companies controlled by Mr. Gerhard Bürger. Unifrax is majority owned by affiliates of American Securities LLC. LFI...

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Company News

Unifrax Celebrates 70 Years of Success with Fiberfrax® Product Line

Unifrax, a leading global producer of high temperature fiber products is celebrating a milestone year in 2012 as it observes the 70th anniversary of its well-known Fiberfrax® product line. In 1942, J. Charles McMullen was a research scientist for The Carborundum Company Fibers Division, later known as Unifrax, when he invented a revolutionary ceramic fiber that was trademarked under the...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

American Securities Completes Acquisition of Unifrax

NEW YORK, NY, November 29, 2011 - American Securities LLC today announced that, in partnership with the company management, it has completed the acquisition of Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), a leading global manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products used in many high-temperature industrial applications. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Equity was provided from funds managed by...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Unifrax Announces Completion of Acquisition

Niagara Falls, NY, November 1, 2011 - Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, N.Y. based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that its U.K. subsidiary, Unifrax Limited, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Saffil 2011 Limited and Saffil America, Inc. (together "Saffil") from Dyson Group plc. The Saffil business is headquartered in Widnes in the...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Unifrax Announces Completion of Acquisition

Niagara Falls, NY, November 1, 2011 - Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, N.Y. based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that its U.K. subsidiary, Unifrax Limited, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Saffil 2011 Limited and Saffil America, Inc. (together "Saffil") from Dyson Group plc. The Saffil business is headquartered in Widnes in the...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Unifrax Announces Acquisition

Niagara Falls, NY, August 19, 2011 - Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that through its Hong Kong subsidiary, Unifrax Asia-Pacific Holding Ltd, it had acquired the catalytic converter emission control mat business of Zhejiang Bondlye Motor Environmental Technology Co., Ltd. ("Bondlye Mat Business"). Terms of...

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