RENOLIT invests in new calender line at La Porte to increase film production

RENOLIT invests in new calender line at La Porte to increase film production.
Photo source
www.renolit.com
American RENOLIT Corporation, a leading manufacturer of high-quality plastic films in the USA, is investing in a new calender line that will extend the capacity of its production plant in La Porte, Indiana.

After being granted approval by the Supervisory Board of RENOLIT, operational rollout of the ‘calender 35’ capacity extension project has now started.

The initial steps in the engineering work will take place by the end of 2017, with major equipment components being shipped from suppliers during the first half of next year.

The core equipment – the calender line – is planned to be delivered mid-2018. With everything going according to plan the new line will be completed in time to start first production trials by the end of 2018.

The investment in the La Porte factory – which supplies ARC’s North American customer base – continues ongoing commitment by ARC to the US market. ARC has invested over $100 million in refurbishing and extending the La Porte plant over the last 18 years.

Renaat Demeulemeester, President at American RENOLIT Corporation said: “This project strengthens our commitment within the La Porte community and to the North American calendered film business. The additional facilities will allow us to meet the growing needs of our existing customers, and to develop new markets and applications.”

600450 RENOLIT invests in new calender line at La Porte to increase film production glassonweb.com

See more news about:

Others also read

The deadline for submission of abstracts is January 24, 2019, 9 p.m. EST- no exceptions.
At this year´s glasstec, Bohle Group showcases a completely new trade fair booth concept: Visitors will experience “The Best of Two Worlds” (Hall 9, Booth D42/F42) over the almost 1,000 m² stand.
On Tuesday, September 11 over 100 members convened for the first Fabricating Committee meeting of the newly combined NGA and GANA.
During this already active hurricane season, the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will host a webinar about lessons learned from 2017’s Hurricane Irma, which primarily impacted Florida.
Robert Bürkle GmbH has New Owner as AUCTUS Takes Over Majority of Shares.
Diamon-Fusion low-maintenance coating to be applied to over 31,000 sq.ft. of high-profile glass at Gathering Place Riverfront Park.

From industry

10924 Granite Street, Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28273
United States

Da Vincilaan 1,
1935 Zaventem
Belgium

Schaliënhoevedreef 20-D,
2800 Mechelen
Belgium

10301 North Enterprise Drive
Mequon, WI 53092
United States

NEWS RELATED PRODUCTS

Vitro Architectural Glass (Formerly PPG Glass)
Trex Commercial Products
Diamon-Fusion International, Inc.
Trex Commercial Products
HHH Tempering Resources, Inc.
Trex Commercial Products

Add new comment