Gurit (USA) Inc.

A developer and innovator in the composites industry and is a leading global supplier of composite materials, engineering services, tooling equipment, and select parts and systems.

115 Broadcommon Rd.
Bristol, RI 02809 US

Additional Locations:
St. Cross Business Park
Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5WU GB
+44 1983 828 000

11 John Glenn Ave. Rosedale
Auckland, 0632 NZ
+64 (0)9 415 6262

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A Message from Gurit (USA) Inc.

DELIVERING THE FUTURE OF COMPOSITE SOLUTIONS

GURIT is a developer and innovator in the composites industry, having over 30 years experience in the practical application of composites.

As Seen In CompositesWorld

Gurit to produce carbon composite exterior body panels
Gurit (Wattwil, Switzerland) announced on October 16 that it has won a contract for the production and supply of carbon fiber composite exterior car body panels from an Italian premium automotive OEM. Total value of the new five-year contract is approximately 8.5 million CHF ($8.72 million USD). 

Lightweighting speed into CNC machining
Drawing on a long history in composites manufacturing and CNC machining, this innovator turns to carbon fiber composites to reduce gantry component weight and increase shaping efficiency.

Clear Carbon & Components: Bristol, RI, US
Breaking barriers in process and complexity, this agile manufacturer is gaining renown as a composites problem solver and champion of Class A cosmetic surfaces.

Structural work of art
Composites fabricator uses an innovative molding approach and digital techniques to actualize architect’s customized residential stairway.

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.

Automotive prepregs, PVC core
AT JEC Europe 2014, the many new offerings at the Gurit Holding AG (Zurich, Switzerland) stand included the following new-generation prepregs for structural and cosmetic automotive applications and other demanding and/or high-temperature applications.

Gurit supplies materials to two new Baltic yachts
The 2014 Sailing Yacht of the Year as well as another racer-cruiser yacht are made with Gurit materials, supported by Gurit's engineering expertise.

Cosmetic, structural prepreg
Gurit has launched a new suite of composite materials developed especially to meet the rapidly growing demand from automotive manufacturers and suppliers.

Gurit launches partnership with composite kit-maker Mahogany
Gurit has agreed to a tolling arrangement with composite kit maker Mahogany Co. of Mays Landing for the fabrication of Gurit's B3 SmartPac solution.

Sales Managers required by Gurit (USA) Inc.
Gurit (USA) Inc. seeks talented and enthusiastic people to join its growing sales team in the United States.

JEC 2013 at first blush
CT Editor-in-chief Jeff Sloan risks some immediate reactions to his week in Paris at the JEC Europe 2013 composites trade show.

Press-molding method emulates autoclave
Rubber tool insert avoids consolidation pressure “dead zones” and slashes cost.

The structural grid: Prefabrication
Digitally designed and cut, preformed and preinfused stringers and bulkheads reduce boat weight, labor and cycle time and improve boatbuilder process control.

Composites UK Innovation Awards 2012 fetes Great Britain's best
Gurit Automotive, Bac2 Ltd. and Tilsatec earn top honors at the awards dinner held in Birmingham, U.K., coinciding with the Composite Engineering Show.

Acoustical architecture: Making beautiful music
On the market for more than 40 years, composite musical instruments have advanced from a novelty to critical acclaim.

Wind blade repair system
Gurit has announced the launch of RENUVO, a wind blade repair system that the company says addresses many of the practical issues that have prevented more effective and expedient maintenance programs.

Gurit inaugurates new tooling production site of Red Maple
A new production campus of Red Maple in Taicang, China, more than doubles the shop floor space for development and manufacture of larger blade molds for wind turbines of up to 7 MW.

Gurit C-Boat

Gurit helps C-Boat make unprecedented use of composites
SP, the marine business of Gurit has supplied prepreg carbon fiber composite materials for a newly completed superyacht tender build.

Swift 141 bow view

From frigate to luxury gigayacht
A new, all-composite superstructure built in the U.S. transforms a steel-hulled naval vessel in the United Arab Emirates into a massive, yet swift luxury yacht.

SP Corecell

Structural marine foam core
SP, the marine business of Gurit has launched Corecell M-Foam, a new structural marine foam core.

Product Categories of Gurit (USA) Inc.

Materials
  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure
    • Unsaturated polyester
      • Unsaturated polyester, bisphenol A fumerate
  • Reinforcements, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, Mat, continuous strand
      • Carbon, Other
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, Mat, continuous strand
      • E-Glass, Other
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Chopped strand
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
    • Other unimpregnated reinforcement forms
      • Other, Other
  • Fabrics, unimpregnated
    • Aramid
      • Aramid, Other
    • Carbon
      • Carbon, 4-harness (crowsfoot)
      • Carbon, 5-harness
      • Carbon, 8-harness
      • Carbon, Basket-weave
      • Carbon, Braided
      • Carbon, Multiaxial
      • Carbon, Plain-weave
      • Carbon, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Carbon, Twill
      • Carbon, Other
    • Carbon/aramid hybrid
      • Carbon/aramid hybrid, Other
    • Carbon/glass hybrid
      • Carbon/glass hybrid, Other
    • E-Glass
      • E-Glass, 4-harness (crowsfoot)
      • E-Glass, 5-harness
      • E-Glass, 8-harness
      • E-Glass, Basket-weave
      • E-Glass, Braided
      • E-Glass, Multiaxial
      • E-Glass, Plain-weave
      • E-Glass, Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • E-Glass, Twill
      • E-Glass, Other
    • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), 4-harness (crowsfoot)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), 5-harness
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), 8-harness
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Basket-weave
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Braided
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Multiaxial
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Plain-weave
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Stitched (knitted, nonwoven)
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Twill
      • Structural high-strength glass (S- and R-type), Other
    • Other unimpregnated fabrics
      • Other, Other
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Cyanate ester
      • Cyanate ester, <12K tow
      • Cyanate ester, >12K tow
      • Cyanate ester, 12-inch tape
      • Cyanate ester, Fabric
      • Cyanate ester, Roving
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, Fabric
      • Epoxy, Roving
    • 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, Fabric
      • 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, Fabric
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure, Roving
    • Epoxy, toughened
      • Epoxy, toughened, <12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, >12K tow
      • Epoxy, toughened, 12-inch tape
      • Epoxy, toughened, Fabric
      • Epoxy, toughened, Roving
    • Phenolic
      • Phenolic, <12K tow
      • Phenolic, >12K tow
      • Phenolic, 12-inch tape
      • Phenolic, Fabric
      • Phenolic, Roving
    • Other
      • Other, <12K tow
      • Other, >12K tow
      • Other, 12-inch tape
      • Other, Fabric
      • Other, Roving
  • Adhesives
    • Acrylic
      • Acrylic, Film
      • Acrylic, Paste
    • Cyanoacrylate
      • Cyanoacrylate, Paste
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, Film
      • Epoxy, Paste
    • Nylon
      • Nylon, Film
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, Film
      • Polyimide, Paste
    • Silicone
      • Silicone, Film
      • Silicone, Paste
    • Urethane
      • Urethane, Film
      • Urethane, Paste
    • Other
      • Other, Paste
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Foam core
      • Foam core, PET (polyethylene terephthalate) foam
      • Foam core, PVC
      • Foam core, other
    • Honeycomb
      • Honeycomb, aluminum
  • Coatings and sizings
    • Protective
  • Casting resins
    • Epoxy
  • Compounds
    • Fairing compounds (formerly paste systems)
  • Fillers
    • Microspheres
    • Silica
  • Catalysts, promoters and curing agents
    • Curing agents, amines
    • Hardeners
  • Resin additives & modifiers
    • Ablatives
    • Thickening agents
    • Toughening agents
    • Viscosity control agents
Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • RTM/resin infusion
    • Composite
      • Composite, carbon fiber/epoxy
      • Composite, fiberglass
      • Composite, prepreg
      • Composite, other
  • Tooling equipment, materials and supplies
    • Mold release films
    • Mold release films, for prepreg
    • Mold release films, for vacuum bagging
    • Tooling prepreg
Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • Adhesive applicators
    • Bonding equipment
    • Rollers
    • Shrink-film wrappers/unwrappers
  • Composite repair equipment
    • Repair kits and equipment
  • Supplies
    • Bleeder cloths
    • Breather cloths
    • Filler paste
    • Film and sheet
    • Heat tapes
    • Peel plies
    • Peel plies, nylon
    • Peel plies, polyester
    • Sealing tapes and materials
    • Shrink film
    • Shrink tapes
    • Surfacing veils
    • Vacuum bags/bagging materials
      • Vacuum bagging materials, nylon
      • Vacuum bagging materials, other
Composite Structures & Components
  • Automotive, body panels &amp; substructures
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Marine, other
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • CAD/CAM/CAE design
  • Education/Training
  • Other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, materials
    • Consulting, process development
  • Testing
    • Testing, materials
    • Testing, product