Cray Valley

A leading producer of unsaturated polyester resins (NORSODYNE), DCPD resins (ENYDYNE), gel coats (POLYCOR), low shrink and low profile additives (NORSODYNE A) and bonding pastes (GRAVICOL).

12 Pl. de l'Iris
Paris, La Defense, 92062 FR

Additional Locations:
Eagleview Corporate Center 665 Stockton Dr., Ste. 100
Exton, PA 19341 US
(877) 871-2729



As Seen In CompositesWorld

Water-based surface treatments
Cray Valley Hydrocarbon Specialty Chemicals has developed a water-based application process for minerals in filled polymer systems.

Tough resins for aggressive environments
New thermoset systems drive composites deeper into markets where fire, corrosion, stress and fatigue are ever-present threats.

This week: JEC Composites 2011 in Paris
The composites industry's largest tradeshow, JEC Composites, starts this week in Paris, France, March 27-29; JEC has announced winners of its annual Innovation Awards.

Composites lighten load in Korean all-electric bus
Cray Valley's epoxy prepregs are used in body and interior components of HFG/Hyundai Heavy Industries bus.

Hankuk pipe

Filament wound pipe proves durable in electric power plants
Korea-based Hankuk Fiber Glass Co. Ltd. develops a much more durable composite alternative to cast iron ash-transfer pipes for coal-burning electric power plant customers.

News briefs—Feb. 17, 2009
Arkema launches carbon nanotubes website; AVK seeks applications for innovation awards; Cray Valley will open third demonstration and training center in South Korea; High Modulus celebrates 30 years in business; ITW Plexus updates its website; Brazil's MVC picks LORD as best supplier in 2008; Morphic will test small-scale wind turbine with carbon fiber blades; Scott Bader launches Crestapol microsite; Toho Tenax reportedly begins layoffs at Tennessee carbon fiber plant; VISTAGY, ATK to host webinar on composites manufacturing automation.

News briefs - July 22, 2008
CCP announces price increase; Cray Valley receives ISO 9001:2000 registration; DIAB names Martin Heiskell group VP; Keehwa Hitech, Gerber open laser cutting center in South Korea; Nilfisk names Joe Wintsch director of sales; Reichhold names Brøste UK distributor in U.K.; Fiber Glass Industries names Kathryn Brannon president.

Low-profile additives - 4/1/2008
Cray Valley (Paris, France) has introduced a range of low-shrink, low-profile additives called NORSOLOOK, designed for use in resins that are formulated for SMC, BMC and for use in pultrusion and RTM processes to produce automotive components. When used with the company’s new NORSODYNE M01510 resin, the additives

Product Categories of Cray Valley

  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Vinyl ester
    • Unsaturated polyester
      • Unsaturated polyester, bisphenol A fumerate
      • Unsaturated polyester, DCPD-modified
      • Unsaturated polyester, fire-retardant
      • Unsaturated polyester, isophthalic
      • Unsaturated polyester, low-VOC/no VOC
      • Unsaturated polyester, orthophthalic
      • Unsaturated polyester, terephthalic
  • Gel coats
    • Anti-fouling
    • Chemical-/corrosion-resistant
    • Conductive
    • Fire-retardant
    • General-purpose
    • Marine
    • Potable-water grades
    • UV-curable
    • Other gel coats
  • Casting resins
    • Unsaturated polyester
    • Other casting resins
  • Resin additives & modifiers
    • Low-profile additives
    • Other additives/modifiers