Passenger car registration in Europe increased for the 19th consecutive month in March 2015, according to data produced by the Brussels-based European Automobile Manufacturers Association (ACEA)
16 April 2015
Zeon Chemicals Europe is in the process of shutting down its synthetic rubber plant in Sully, Wales, UK, according to a source close to the company.
2 April 2015
Trelleborg’s engineered products operation has integrated its two Dutch sites into one, with all machinery and staff moved from Ede to Ridderkerk site, said the Swedish company on 12 March.
13 March 2015
Link-up will strengthen capabilities for production, research and development and sales of a critical component of sustainable polymers.
17 February 2015
Lanxess is pressing ahead with its restructuring plans by merging business units and reducing its workforce.
12 August 2014
Retford-based rubber mouldings and silicone sheet company, J-Flex Rubber, has celebrated 30 year in business with help from RBS Invoice Finance.
30 July 2014
Longbenton’s Aquaseal Rubber has secured a project as part of the development of the Humber Gateway offshore wind farm.
30 July 2014
The 2014 glittering black-tie event takes place on Friday, 24 October at the London Hilton on Park Lane and will be hosted by comedian Al Murray, aka The Pub Landlord.
7 July 2014
The joint PDM/PRE event in Telford was lauded by both exhibitors and attendees, with some visitors coming from as far afield as Scandinavia, the Middle East and Japan.
26 June 2014
50th anniversary issue, published last week, is now available online in a digital format.
13 June 2014
Lanxess is providing synthetic rubber cushioning components for the soles of football boots that will be used during the upcoming World Cup in Brazil.
6 June 2014
Avon Rubber has won an order from the US Department of Defense (DoD) for 135,000 M50 mask systems. The respirators form part of the company’s sole source US Joint Services General Purpose Mask (JSGPM) programme contract.
6 June 2014
Melksham-based Avon Rubber said as a result of strong trading they expect their half year result to be substantially better than in 2013 and believe the Group’s full year adjusted operating profit will be towards the upper end of current market expectations.
14 April 2014
Cooper Tire Europe has been selected as the official tyre supplier for the Titan Desert by Garmin mountain bike marathon, which begins later this month in Morocco.
10 April 2014
Lanxess plans to mothball two plants involved in the pilot phase of “a highly efficient” method for manufacturing butyl rubber.
7 April 2014