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Mafic and Michelman to develop innovative basalt fiber composites

Mafic and Michelman to develop innovative basalt fiber composites

Two market leaders in solutions for composite materials, Mafic SA and Michelman, inc. have announced a partnership focused on contemporary innovative basalt fiber composites.

Michelman’s best practices in fiber sizing and surface treatment will be leveraged by Mafic, a manufacturer of high quality continuous and chopped basalt fiber, for obtaining high performance composite products.

Both companies recognize that by working closely together they can accelerate the pace of new and advanced product innovations for a broad array of end-use applications.

Michelman is well known as a global developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly barrier and functional coatings, polymeric binders and other solutions for a wide range of industries.

Mafic SA is a basalt fiber and basalt fiber products manufacturer. Mafic’s basalt fabrics show high results, according to the industry experts. Currently, the company is working on its first manufacturing facility in the USA scheduled to open in the 1st quarter of 2018.

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