Markets & Applications

OPPORTUNITIES in REINFORCED COMPOSITESMaterials

  • Fibre: only Glass – various forms (Roving, CSM, WR, Cloth, Chopped Strands, Milled Fibre, “Combi” Mat / Stitched Mat, Cont. Strand Mat), types of glass.
  • Thermoset resins – Polyester / Vinyl Ester, Epoxy, Phenolic.
  • Hybrids Why are Polyesters popular?
    No volatiles
    Ambient cure
    Basket of properties
    Designed molecule

Product Gallerydoor

  1. Door
  2. Concrete Shuttering / Waffle
  3. Luminaire
  4. Electrical Laminate
  5. Ladder
  6. Tube Well Pipe & Strainer
  7. 3-Wheeler Body
  8. Manhole Cover
  9. Kitchen Module
  10. Modular Housing / Shelter
  11. Amusement Park Equipment, Pleasure Boat
  12. Solar Thermal Unit

Concrete Shuttering / Waffle

  • Advantages
  • much longer life – low cost / application
  • excellent dimensional stability
  • eliminates post-casting work (chipping etc)
  • substantially lower weight
  • easier, cheaper transportation & handling
  • integrated construction – minimises joints
  • superior strength
  • economical
  • superb resistance to moisture
  • does not stick to concrete
  • corrosion resistant
  • perfect dimensional accuracy

Amusement Park & Water Park Equipment

  • Many amusement parks and water parks have come up around Calcutta.
  • All these parks have rides, boats etc in composites.
  • Poor awareness - terrible quality - maintenance and safety issues
  • Opportunity for concept selling

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