Composites One, MVP form Chinese partnership

Efforts will focus on development of market for closed mold composites processing technologies and materials.

Composites One (Arlington Heights, Ill., USA) has announced that it has entered a distribution agreement with Magnum Venus Plastech (MVP, Clearwater, Fla., USA). The collaboration will allow Composites One China to build on its success in composites and closed mold process technologies by featuring MVP, a supplier of equipment and systems for composites manufacturing.

MVP, already a distribution partner to Composites One U.S.A., will also allow Composites One China to offer those interested in closed mold conversion the opportunity to learn what equipment and systems will best suit their needs.

“We have focused on developing and working with customers on closed mold conversions since day one in China and have had great success,” said Don Hairhoger, president Composites One Asia. “The ability to have the experience and support of MVP and their team, like industry-renowned light resin transfer molding [LRTM] expert Charles Tur, will be a welcomed addition to our closed mold efforts.”