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Porcher Industries acquires entire operations of P-D Interglas Technologies from Preiss Daimler Group

Porcher Industries, a leader in technical textiles and thermoplastic composite solutions, has completed the acquisition of Interglas Technologies’ operation including all business operations, workforce resources, assets, infrastructure and brand rights from the Preiss Daimler Group. Interglas Technologies GmbH is a German producer of technical fabrics for aeronautic, industrial, electrical and building applications.  This transaction will […] Read More...

Porcher Industries continues US expansion with the acquisition of new dedicated parts plant through subsidiary BGF Industries

Porcher Industries, a leader in technical textiles and thermoplastic composite solutions, is continuing its expansion within the US Automotive market having completed its acquisition of a new dedicated USA plant. The Virginia plant, that was acquired via Porcher Industries US subsidiary, BGF Industries Inc., has been purchased to help satisfy the increasing demand Porcher Industries […] Read More...

BGF Industries parent, Porcher Industries announces the purchase of Cordtech International

The French technical textile and composites manufacturer Porcher Industries wishes to announce the purchase of Cordtech International from the investment company RDC15, owner of the company since the spring of 2016.  Formerly the French site of the American group Milliken, Cordtech International is specialized in the processing and treatment of industrial fibers for the car […] Read More...

BGF Industries Announces New Ownership

BGF Industries, a global manufacturer of woven and nonwoven materials from high performance fibers, is pleased to announce that Warwick Capital LLP has purchased controlling interest in this advanced, high performance textile company.   This London-based private equity fund – Warwick Capital Partners, LLP – has remained steadfast in their interest to acquire Porcher Industries […] Read More...

BGF Industries Releases Innovative Thermoplastic Composite Material

BGF Industries, a global manufacturer of woven and nonwoven materials from high performance fibers, is pleased to announce the latest innovation in thermoplastic composite material PolyPreg©. PolyPreg© is a woven co-mingled glass/polypropylene fabric that can be directly consolidated with the addition of heat and minimal pressure, into a high strength composite part. The only domestically […] Read More...

BGF Introduces Latest Composites Fabric Innovation – Aerialite® X

A strategic partnership between BGF Industries and Innegra Technologies produces the next generation of lightweight, high-performance fabrics for composites Greensboro, NC (September 13, 2013) Since its inception, BGF’s Aerialite® fabrics have been the preferred brand for professional surfers and water sports enthusiasts worldwide. Now, BGF Industries®, manufacturer of Aerialite and other high performance materials, unveils […] Read More...

BGF Announces Exclusive Alliance for Protective Fabrics Division

BGF PARTNERS WITH MARKET DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST, LLC GREENSBORO, NC. March 15, 2013. BGF Industries announces an exclusive alliance with Market Development Specialist, LLC and its principal Blaine Zippler. Blaine will be joining the BGF Protective Fabrics team to advance the strategic goals of BGF and grow its share in the protective market. Blaine comes to […] Read More...

Further expansion for Porcher Industries: opens plant in Russia

Present on the Russian market since 1994, Porcher Industries decides to move closer to its customers and markets. On December 18, the industrial group, specialized in the weaving of technical textiles, opens a new plant (Porshe Sovrememiye Materialy), in Koryakovo, 80 km from Moscow. This new manufacture (the 13th for the group) is dedicated to […] Read More...

Revising an Outdated Business Model, CNBC Report 10-10-12

The engines of a Swiss airliner on a recent trans-Pacific flight were being monitored by sensors sending back data to the offices of SAS, a global analytics provider. http://www.cnbc.com/id/49288700 Read More...