Resin Supplier Uses RFID to Perfect the Curing Process

By Michael Belfiore

Reichhold helps a fiberglass pipe manufacturer improve production, saving time and money.

The Reichhold Group, based in Durham, N.C., is a global supplier of unsaturated polyester resins for composite materials and a range of industrial coatings. The company operates 19 manufacturing sites worldwide and employs more than 1,300 workers. Reichhold, the Group's U.S. company, approached a manufacturer of fiberglass pipes with a proposition: If it switched from epoxy to cure the pipes to one of Reichhold's snap-curing Advalite Vinyl Hybrid re...

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