DSM keeps faith in Geleen site with extra capacity
- DSM starts up rubber TPEs. Pfeifer, Sylvia // Chemical Week;4/9/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 14, p30
Presents information on the DSM'S thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) division commissioned a European production line for thermoplastic rubbers. Total number of increases by the company; Result of the expansion in Genk; Others.
- DSM boosting COPE at Netherlands site. // Plastics News;9/21/1998, Vol. 10 Issue 30, p28
Reports that DSM Engineering Plastics will expand its Emmen site's capacity for polyester-based thermoplastic elastomers known as copolyester elastomer or COPEs by 30 percent in early 1999. When did DSM begin its importation of COPEs; Details on annual North American COPE demand.
- Stretching the limits of elastomers' future. Chamberlain, Gary // Design News;5/22/95, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p84
Features plastics manufacturer DSM Thermoplastic Elastomers Inc. Annual sales; Development of the Sarlink Series of thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs); Enhancements in research and development facilities.
- Advanced thermoplastic composites for lighter and more sustainable automobiles. // Popular Plastics & Packaging;Oct2013, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p73
The article offers information on a custom-made thermoplastic composite developed by Royal DSM for structural and semi-structural applications.
- COMPANIES. Seewald, Nancy // Chemical Week;7/4/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 26, p21
Reports that DSM is planning to build a plant in the United States for its Dyneema brand high-strength polyethylene fiber by 2003. Location of the plant that is being considered; Capacity of the plant; Total amount of investment in the project.
- DSM plans PE and PP plants in Germany as Vestolen... Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;7/16/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 27, p12
Reports the plan made by DSM to build polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) plants at the site at Gelsenkirchen in Germany it is buying with the Vestolin business from Veba. Completion of the Vestolen purchase; Completed engineering studies of DSM for a world-scale PE unit to be built at...
- DSM: investment in Dyneema PE yarn production. // Chemical Fibers International;Feb2006, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p13
The article reports that chemical company DSM NV, the world's largest manufacturer of high-performance polyethylene fiber based in Heerlen, Netherlands, has made an announcement regarding its investment in a new production line for Dyneema fiber in Greenville, North Carolina. This plan is...
- DSM installs Dyneema line. Gordon, Michael // ICIS Chemical Business;1/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p30
The article reports on a production line being added by DSM for its Dyneema high performance polyethylene fiber in the U.S. The line is expected to be operational in mid-2007 and meet growing demand across a range of application areas. Jan Zuidam, deputy chairman of DSM, issued a statement about...
- Stay-strong jeans last longer. // Advanced Materials & Processes;Feb2014, Vol. 172 Issue 2, p5
The article reports that global science company DSM partnered with jeans manufacturer Levi Strauss & Co. to develop Dyneema, an Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene fiber that helps make Levi's jeans stronger and more durable.