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  • Huntsman Building Solutions Unveils New Icynene Series Spray Polyurethane Foam Insulation Line

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Feb 26, 2024

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS), the global leader in high performance, energy efficient and resilient building envelope solutions, has announced the launch of its all-new Icynene Series spray polyurethane foam insulation product line. The collection of spray foam systems offers the highest performance available in the industry today and includes key product certifications. Customers of the Icynene Series will also benefit from a robust service and support package of offerings. read more

  • The Spray Foam Industry Remains Strong as We Enter 2024

    • By Simon Baker: Global President of Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Jan 17, 2024

    As we kick off 2024, I’m happy to report that the spray foam industry is thriving. While it is true that construction projects and contractors are still feeling the impacts of inflation and high interest rates, demand for spray foam continues to grow. Additionally, inflation has slowed considerably and many expect interest rate cuts will begin this year. These factors bode well for contractors, installers, manufacturers and suppliers of spray foam. read more

  • Spraying Success

    • By Ashley Brooks
    • Added on Jan 16, 2024

    Jennifer Hristovski is the Marketing Director and partner at SprayWorks Equipment in Brimsfield Ohio, and the author of the children’s book My Dad is a Foamer, published in October 2023.* To write the book, she drew inspiration from her own childhood as the daughter of a spray foam professional. read more

  • Revolutionizing Home Insulation

    • By DAP
    • Added on Jan 16, 2024

    Traditionally, spray foam applications have involved complex, two-part systems that can be challenging to set up and use effectively. Recognizing the need for a more user-friendly alternative, DAP has created a convenient one-part solution that offers the spray performance of a 2-Component foam system. read more

  • Holcim Building Envelope Unveils Enverge Spray Foam

    • By Holcim Building Envelope
    • Added on Jan 16, 2024

    Today, Holcim Building Envelope announces the launch of Enverge®, an innovative, sustainability-focused spray foam insulation brand with a mission of changing the way the world insulates, creating more energy-efficient buildings and healthier living environments. A Fusion of Gaco SprayFoam and SES Foam Brands, for Advanced Insulation Solutions read more

  • NCFI'S Terra-LOK "Bales" Out Texas Cotton Gin

    • By NCFI Geotechnical Polyurethanes
    • Added on Dec 20, 2023

    West Texas is no stranger to water troubles. This water problem however wasn’t too little in the growing fields, but too much in the cotton gin where cotton harvested from the field is mechanically cleaned. One of the largest cotton gins in what is being called by some "the capital of certified U.S. organic cotton," the King Mesa Gin in Lamesa, had a groundwater intrusion problem in the basement area called the “press pit.” read more

  • SprayWorks Equipment Marks 15 Years of Successful Operations

    • By SprayWorks Equipment Group
    • Added on Dec 18, 2023

    SprayWorks Equipment, a spray foam and coatings equipment company, is celebrating 15 years in business. The business began in 2008, with Owner, Jim Davidson and his wife, Debbie – along with just a few employees. The company grew out of three buildings over the years and has since gained 40 employees. read more

  • PPG Appoints Sam Millikin as Vice President of Aerospace Coatings Division

    • By PPG
    • Added on Dec 08, 2023

    PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced the appointment of Sam Millikin as vice president, aerospace coatings, effective Jan. 1, 2024. In this role, Millikin will lead this global strategic business and succeed Daniel G. Korte, current senior vice president, PPG aerospace coatings, who has announced his intent to retire in the second quarter 2024. read more

  • Not all Closed-Cell Products are Created Equal

    • By Brought to you by Elastochem
    • Added on Nov 30, 2023

    Closed-cell spray foam insulation dates back several decades, and has evolved with continuous advancements in materials, technologies, and applications. Elastochem has been at the forefront, producing high-performance spray foam insulation for nearly three decades. Established in the mid-1980s, the company's origins are deeply rooted in the areas of chemistry and innovation. read more

  • NCFI Polyurethanes Announces Pending Sale

    • By NCFI
    • Added on Nov 15, 2023

    NCFI Polyurethanes, a member of the Barnhardt Family of companies, announced today they have entered into an agreement with Richmond, VA-based Carpenter Co. for the divestiture of NCFI’s Consumer Products Division, pursuant to terms and conditions, with a target date of December 1, 2023, for closing. read more