German LFT pultrusion equipment supplier acquired


ProTec Polymer Processing has taken over PolymersNet GmbH (Lampertheim, Germany), a specialized manufacturer of systems for production of long-fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFT) using the pultrusion technology.

ProTec, a company that previously distributed these systems exclusively as a sales partner, has acquired PolymersNet assets including patents, technology experts and the supply chain. Also included is an LFT production line that had been used up until now for process and material developments and for specific customer trials in Lampertheim. This facility will now be relocated to a specially designed technical center at the ProTec headquarters in Bensheim, Germany, where it will also be upgraded and extended.

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