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Myers selling lawn & garden business, buying blow molder Scepter


June 2, 2014 12:23 pm ET

Myers Industries Inc. plans to boost its stake in plastic fuel tanks in an acquisition of Scepter Corp. and Scepter Manufacturing LLC.

Trelleborg Marine to build new facility in Virginia


May 12, 2014 12:34 pm ET

Trelleborg Marine Systems plans to open a new foam-based marine fenders and buoys manufacturing facility in Berryville, Va.

French composites company Nidaplast expands to US


April 28, 2014 1:33 pm ET

Nidaplast LLC has opened offices, warehouses and a workshop in Port St. Lucie, Fla., to speed delivery of composite and environmental products made at its headquarters in Thiant, France, to U.S. customers.

Select Plastics expanding to Missouri


February 26, 2014 2:31 pm ET

Sheet extruder Select Plastics LLC plans to set up an operation in Scott City, Mo.

Simona buys Laminations Inc. to increase capacity, product offerings


January 10, 2014 3:20 pm ET

Simona AG's North American unit has expanded its thermoplastic sheet business with the recent acquisition of Laminations Inc.

Personal watercraft firm invests in composite technology in Mexico


November 19, 2013 6:08 pm ET

QUERETARO, MEXICO — Canada’s BRP Inc. is developing new composite technology for fiberglass hulls and decks for its Sea-Doo personal watercraft (PWC) in Mexico.

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Minnesota thermoformer firing up mammoth machine


September 20, 2013 3:40 pm ET

ATLANTA — Floe International Inc. is starting up its giant thermoforming machine — a behemoth with a sheet forming area measuring 10 feet by 25 feet, with up to a 6-foot draw. One future product: a 14-foot boat.

Duer High Performance Composites opens plant in Beaufort, S.C.


August 30, 2013 3:34 pm ET

Duer High Performance Composites, a maker of composite components for defense, marine, industrial and other markets, recently established a new production facility in Beaufort County, S.C.

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