Pultrex News

  • Thermoplastic Pultrusion For University Education and Research

    To further the advancement of thermoplastic engineering, Pultrex is looking to work with research institutes, universities and colleges around the world. The combination of over 40 years of composite knowledge, coupled with the bright and innovative minds of a new generation of young engineers, could be the key to the next big manufacturing breakthrough in […]

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    Plastic Moulded Windows Vs Pultruded Windows

    Our presence at the K-Show in Dusseldorf highlighted many manufacturers that remain unaware of the advantages of choosing pultrusion over other manufacturing techniques – especially in Fenestration. Here are the top reasons why window and door manufacturers should be looking to pultruded profiles. Pultruded profiles are lightweight making them cheaper to transport and install. Which is […]

  • Composite Hydrogen Tanks for Cars

    Composite Hydrogen Tanks – New Technology For Eco Automotive Solutions

    October 2018 saw the successful conclusion of the EU ambliFibre Project, a collaboration between Pultrex and a select group of industry experts focussed on developing Laser Assisted Tape Winding technologies for the production of superior quality tubular composite components. The production method and the products themselves are ideal for eco-aware applications, and looking to the […]

  • Lean [Six Sigma Based] Quality Controlled Pultrusion At Pultrex

    It’s been six months since Pultrex joined forces with KraussMaffei, and among the many positive changes that are taking place is the continued improvement to processes in the production of pultruded profiles. The latest push in attaining the holy grail of zero defects comes in the form of Lean [Six Sigma based] manufacturing principles, brought […]

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    Pultruded Sub-Surface Cable Management For Railways

    Using pultruded products for managing railway signal cables has the potential to save money, and maintenance time. Here are six reasons why pultruded cable management is being used in railway construction. It’s anti-theft – With this product, there is no incentive for opportunistic thieves to steal it because, unlike ferrous counterparts, it can’t be sold […]

  • Pultrex Join KraussMaffei Group

    Pultrex Join KraussMaffei Group

    KraussMaffei, the largest plastic machinery producer in the world, has signed a share purchase agreement with Pultrex. Pultrex will continue trading as normal, positioned as a stand-alone company in the worldwide KraussMaffei group. This move is an excellent opportunity for Pultrex to develop and grow business in both the plastics and composites industry, and assist […]

  • Pultrex Pultrusion Industrial Process News

    Composite Pultruded Profiles Set To Revolutionise Window Design

    In issue 682 of Industrial Process News, Pultrex has highlighted the reasons why recyclable, thermally efficient and lightweight composites are set to revolutionise window design. Read on to discover more! New thermal break regulations and triple glazing requirements are prompting architects, designers, and civil engineers to choose composite pultruded profiles over traditional aluminium and steel […]

  • Pultrex At JEC World 2019, Paris 12th – 14th March

    Pultrex will be at the leading international Composites Show – JEC, taking place on 12th– 14th March 2019, in Paris Nord Villepinte, France. Come along to meet Colin Leek and Michael Welham to chat about our eco-conscious pultruded profile capabilities and Pull Winding and Filament Winding Machines. You’ll be able to find us on booth D11 […]