ARLANXEO is one of the world’s largest producers of synthetic rubber and a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, a leading producer of the energy and chemicals. It develops, produces, and markets high-performance rubbers with sales of around EUR 3 billion in 2019 and a presence at more than 12 production sites in 9 countries and 7 technology centers around the world. Its products are used for a wide range of applications: from the automotive and tire industries to the electrical, construction and oil and gas industries.
Burlan Manufacturing, founded in 1971, operates a state-of-the-art 250,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Gastonia, North Carolina, and is considered the world’s largest manufacturer of polyester curing tape, nylon wrap tape and reinforcing fabrics. Their tapes and fabrics are suitable for industrial and commercial applications.
Cancarb is the global leader in the manufacture of thermal carbon black and works with customers to match their unique product needs. Their revolutionary Medicine Hat production facility allows the company to generate electricity from previously exhausted energy, off-setting the need to burn fossil fuels for roughly 30MW of power on the local grid, and virtually eliminates the release of particulate matter to the atmosphere. Cancarb has an annual capacity of 54,000 metric tons per year.
Dalian Richon is a leading supplier of rubber chemicals. They have established a long-term presence with reliable and high quality products and they are ISO 9001, TS 14969 certified. Their product portfolio includes all major rubber accelerators including MBTS, TBBS, DCBS, CBS, MBS,TMTD, DTDM, MBT, ZMBT on dedicated production lines. RDAbbott is Dalian Richon’s exclusive North America agent and distributor.
Dow Performance Silicones delivers a portfolio of performance-enhancing solutions to serve the diverse needs of customers and industries around the world. The business uses innovative silicon-based technology to provide solutions and ingredients to customers in commercial construction and high-performance building, consumer goods, silicone elastomers, and pressure sensitive industries. As a global leader in innovation and silicone technology, we are committed to bringing new and proven solutions to the market that do more for our customers and continue to improve the lives of consumers worldwide.
Hallstar is a leading global provider of specialty chemical solutions headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with research and development facilities around the world. They work collaboratively with their customers and partners to deliver innovative, customized chemistry solutions that enhance next generation products. Their expertise in ester chemistries, coupled with their knowledge in the rubber industry, helps them continually invent and formulate new esters for demanding applications. HallStar explores new innovations, approaches, and possibilities for success today, tomorrow and years to come.
ITW Pro Brand’s aqueous, semi-permanent mold release agents are designed to provide the molding industry incredible value and are used for rubber, composite, urethane, and plastic molding applications. ITW’s DiamondKoteTM and Crystal release agents promote clean tooling, reduced applications, and lower scrap rates in molding operations and allow for higher levels of productivity versus competitive products.
NovationSi, headquartered in Barberton, Ohio, is the manufacturing subsidiary of RDAbbott, where applied curiosities become a reality. NovationSi specializes in custom liquid silicone rubber compounds; modifiers, additives, and colors for silicone; and highly specialized elastomer products.
Parker Lord is a diversified technology and manufacturing company developing highly reliable adhesives, coatings, motion management devices, and sensing technologies that significantly reduce risk and improve product performance. For more than 90 years, Lord has worked in collaboration with customers to provide innovative oil and gas, aerospace, defense, automotive and industrial solutions. Lord invented many of their current technologies, and through innovation and research, remains the recognized technology leader today. Everyone knows, “When It’s Critical, It’s Chemlok.”
R. Murphy Knives are precision ground, hand edged, and honed of carbon steel, which retains its edge longer and re-sharpens in a few swipes. Contoured handles are made of woods like Honduran Rosewood, known for beauty and strength. For added durability, each handle is infused with a wood stabilizer before being hand polished to a high luster.
TSE is world’s largest supplier of millable polyurethane polymers and cure systems. Their line of millable polyurethanes called Millathane® are high performance elastomers, known for their unmatched abrasion resistance, tensile and tear strength, and are also characterized by extremely low gas permeation and exceptional oil resistance. Millathane® millable polyurethanes are used in many industrial markets and high performance applications such as rollers and belting, electronics, and industrial tires.