Gurit UK

High-tech laboratories, prototyping department and production facilities for products that include SPRINT, prepreg materials, infusion resins, structural adhesives, laminating resins and gel coats.

St. Cross Business Park
Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5WU GB

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Gurit signs licensing agreement for Armacell’s ArmaFORM PET GR technology
As part of the contract, Gurit will be granted a global license for the patented ArmaFORM PET GR technology from Armacell until the expiry of the patent rights for an undisclosed license fee.

Gurit wins contract for exterior body panels from Italian car maker
As part of the contract, Gurit will supply carbon fiber-based hoods and additional exterior body panels.

Gurit acquires wind blade mold automation provider PH Windsolutions
Gurit intends to integrate the acquired business activities into its tooling business unit.

Gurit buys BASF PET business
This acquisition will strengthen Gurit's structural core material product range and add a sizeable European-based PET production capacity to the company's existing PET operations in China.

UV-curing grows composites market share
Established and flourishing in the underground pipe relining arena, UV-curable resins are finding new applications in other out-of-the-way places.

Gurit provides full structural design for new Qatar Coastguard boats
Gurit also undertook finite element analysis on the composite waterjet for the 48m vessel to ensure that the intake avoids the natural frequencies from the waterjet’s impeller.

Gurit to open wind blade mold facility in Europe
The start of production in Szczecin, Poland is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2016.

VABO Composites: Dutch innovator excels in diverse applications
From yacht masts and ship doors to front loader buckets and architectural projects, VABO uses resin infusion and ingenuity to push composites forward vs. metals.

Gurit Tooling, Barracuda Advanced Composites team up
The cooperation aims to serve the Brazilian wind energy tooling market.

Structural adhesives, Part I: Industrial
Today’s myriad chemistry options enable formulators to tailor adhesives to customers' exact application requirements.

The composites super cycle — are we still living the dream?
Predicted before the 2008 recessionary crash, the super cycle’s foundations were to be built on an increasing use of composites in aircraft. How did it play out?

Recycled carbon fiber proves its potential for aircraft interiors
An Airbus-led team characterizes RCF veils and shows their ability to best glass fiber composite sidewalls in cost, weight and surface finish.

The markets: Civil infrastructure (2017)
Aging infrastructure offers a potentially huge market for composite materials but civil projects are publicly owned, subject to regulatory oversight and, therefore, decision makers are change-resistant and decisions are, in part, cost-driven. Composites nevertheless continue to make headway.

Gurit to expand its balsa wood production
This expansion is due to the ongoing market demand for balsa wood.

Volvo 65: Identical and optimal composite spars and rigging
“One design” concept takes the boat out of the yacht-racing equation, pitting teams against the wind, sea … and each other.

Classic Reflections Coachworks: Tacoma, WA, US
They didn’t invent the wheel, but they take pride in reinventing — via high-quality CFRP and precision manufacturing — newer-model Corvettes with exteriors inspired by iconic Corvette stylings from this classic’s early days.

Super "skinny" water skiff
Hell’s Bay Boatworks’ (Titusville, FL, US) latest design for a sportfishing customer does an unprecedented job of shaving weight and boosting toughness of flatboats for shallow-water operation.

SkyPath: Scenic bikeway/walkway a winner with composites
E-glass/carbon/epoxy provides the means for this long-sought addition to a 1.1-km harbor bridge in New Zealand’s capital city.

Gurit announces business changes
Composite Components business unit has been created from the current Engineered Structures and Automotive business units, and launch of an industrialization program in Hungary for automotive components manufacturing, are just two of the changes.

Gurit wins multi-year automotive supply contract
Gurit has been selected to supply carbon fiber composite automotive body panels to an unidentified OEM at a total contract value of more than $34 million.

Product Categories of Gurit UK

Anti-fouling
Bismaleimide (BMI)
Bismaleimide, >12K tow
Bismaleimide, 12-inch tape
Bismaleimide, 3-inch tape
Bismaleimide, 60-inch tape
Bismaleimide, 6-inch tape
Bismaleimide, Fabric
Bismaleimide, Mat
Bismaleimide, Other broadgoods
Bismaleimide, Other tape
Bismaleimide, Roving
Chemical-/corrosion-resistant
Consulting, materials
Cyanate ester
Cyanate ester, <12K tow
Cyanate ester, >12K tow
Cyanate ester, 12-inch tape
Cyanate ester, 3-inch tape
Cyanate ester, 60-inch tape
Cyanate ester, 6-inch tape
Cyanate ester, Fabric
Cyanate ester, Mat
Cyanate ester, Other broadgoods
Cyanate ester, Other tape
Cyanate ester, Roving
Epoxy, <12K tow
Epoxy, >12K tow
Epoxy, 12-inch tape
Epoxy, 250 F cure
Epoxy, 250 F cure, <12K tow
Epoxy, 250 F cure, >12K tow
Epoxy, 250 F cure, 12-inch tape
Epoxy, 250 F cure, 3-inch tape
Epoxy, 250 F cure, 60-inch tape
Epoxy, 250 F cure, 6-inch tape
Epoxy, 250 F cure, Fabric
Epoxy, 250 F cure, Mat
Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other broadgoods
Epoxy, 250 F cure, Other tape
Epoxy, 250 F cure, Roving
Epoxy, 350 F cure
Epoxy, 350 F cure, <12K tow
Epoxy, 350 F cure, >12K tow
Epoxy, 350 F cure, 12-inch tape
Epoxy, 350 F cure, 3-inch tape
Epoxy, 350 F cure, 60-inch tape
Epoxy, 350 F cure, 6-inch tape
Epoxy, 350 F cure, Fabric
Epoxy, 350 F cure, Mat
Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other broadgoods
Epoxy, 350 F cure, Other tape
Epoxy, 350 F cure, Roving
Epoxy, 3-inch tape
Epoxy, 60-inch tape
Epoxy, 6-inch tape
Epoxy, Fabric
Epoxy, Mat
Epoxy, Other broadgoods
Epoxy, Other tape
Epoxy, Roving
Epoxy, toughened
Epoxy, toughened, <12K tow
Epoxy, toughened, >12K tow
Epoxy, toughened, 12-inch tape
Epoxy, toughened, 3-inch tape
Epoxy, toughened, 60-inch tape
Epoxy, toughened, 6-inch tape
Epoxy, toughened, Fabric
Epoxy, toughened, Mat
Epoxy, toughened, Other broadgoods
Epoxy, toughened, Other tape
Epoxy, toughened, Roving
Fire-retardant
Foam core, epoxy
General-purpose
Marine
Materials analysis
Other, <12K tow
Other, >12K tow
Other, 12-inch tape
Other, 3-inch tape
Other, 60-inch tape
Other, 6-inch tape
Other, Fabric
Other, Mat
Other, Other broadgoods
Other, Other tape
Other, Roving
Phenolic
Phenolic, <12K tow
Phenolic, >12K tow
Phenolic, 12-inch tape
Phenolic, 3-inch tape
Phenolic, 60-inch tape
Phenolic, 6-inch tape
Phenolic, Fabric
Phenolic, Mat
Phenolic, Other broadgoods
Phenolic, Other tape
Phenolic, Roving
Polyester, unsaturated, <12K tow
Polyester, unsaturated, >12K tow
Polyester, unsaturated, 12-inch tape
Polyester, unsaturated, 3-inch tape
Polyester, unsaturated, 60-inch tape
Polyester, unsaturated, 6-inch tape
Polyester, unsaturated, Fabric
Polyester, unsaturated, Mat
Polyester, unsaturated, Other broadgoods
Polyester, unsaturated, Other tape
Polyester, unsaturated, Roving
Polyimide, <12K tow
Polyimide, >12K tow
Polyimide, 12-inch tape
Polyimide, 3-inch tape
Polyimide, 60-inch tape
Polyimide, 6-inch tape
Polyimide, Fabric
Polyimide, Mat
Polyimide, Other broadgoods
Polyimide, Other tape
Polyimide, Roving
Testing, materials
Unsaturated polyester, bisphenol A fumerate
Unsaturated polyester, fire-retardant
Unsaturated polyester, isophthalic
Unsaturated polyester, orthophthalic
Unsaturated polyester, terephthalic
Vinyl ester
Vinyl ester, <12K tow
Vinyl ester, >12K tow
Vinyl ester, 12-inch tape
Vinyl ester, 3-inch tape
Vinyl ester, 60-inch tape
Vinyl ester, 6-inch tape
Vinyl ester, Fabric
Vinyl ester, Mat
Vinyl ester, Other broadgoods
Vinyl ester, Other tape
Vinyl ester, Roving