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With history and experience in industries ranging from carbon black to pharmaceuticals across the oil & gas, defence, transport and recycling industries, we know what it takes to find you a solution. We can provide new formulations to meet a specification, produce small volumes of material or product or even simply analyse a sample to see how it performs during production and service.
We can provide a detailed compound formulation that is yours to own and take to where you choose for production. We can provide in depth evaluation to prove the mechanical and chemical properties of the final material and fine tune the recipe to meet a given specification.
If you only need a few kg of materials for your work we can deliver you the right amount of the new or existing material for trials so that you don't have to buy production quantities and dispose of the left overs! We will even manufacture small runs of product if that is what you need.
We have on site:
• 1.6 litre fully instrumented internal mixer
• 60 cc fully instrumented Brabender torque rheometer with Z blade Mixer and extruder attachments
• 13” and 18” two roll mills
• 80 Tonne Double daylight rubber compression presses
• 20 Tonne Water cooled plastics compression press
• Mooney and MDR
• Capillary rheometer for high shear rubber flow assessment
• TMS rheometer for lower rates, extrudability, and mould sticking/fouling
Ahmed has taught rubber chemistry and technology for over 35 years as well as working in industry, and knows all the tricks in putting formulations together to meet a requirement. Ahmed has recently been developing compounds to improve the life of tracked vehicles and components for the Oil and Gas industry.
Contact Ahmed now on +44 (0)1225 896 500 or send an enquiry
Paul is our mixing and moulding expert and will mix any formulation to give optimised dispersion and properties. Paul has worked on various materials and develop methods for handling these to ensure material preparation is consistent. Paul has recently been looking at the incorporation of novel fillers into rubber compounds.
Contact Paul now on +44 (0)1225 896 500 or send an enquiry