Headlines

CVC SPECIALTY CHEMICALS BEGINS CONSTRUCTION/PRODUCTION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

August 9, 2004
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
CVC Specialty Chemcials, Inc. recently embarked on a building expansion and production improvement program to streamline production operations, shipping, receiving, and materials handling at its Maple Shade, NJ, manufacturing plant. The expansion will provide 5,500 square feet of additional space, including new shipping docks. Total square footage to be added to the manufacturing plant will exceed 11,000 square feet. Facility expansion will also support the previous installation of new processing equipment. A new 1,600 gallon jacketed mix tank for blending specialty epoxies and reactive diluents and a 1,500 gallon jacketed reactor for blending and formulating specialty high viscosity and solvent cut epoxy resins have been installed. Two new 13,000 gallon traced and insulated agitated storage tanks with transfer piping will provide bulk epoxy storage capacity. Other state of the art equipment now on site includes a solid feed system to charge raw materials to rectors safely and efficiently under atmospheric or vacuum conditions. A new drum-off system, including piping transfer system, drum conveyor and scale, will facilitate product transfer from the production area to the new warehouse. The expansion program is scheduled for completion by the summer of 2005.

For more information, visit http://www.cvcchem.com .

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

In-Depth Features

These articles detail advantages and innovations for multiple end uses.

Podcasts

ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine

ASI April 2014 cover

2014 April

Our April issue focuses on pressure-sensitive adhesives, including a preview of PSTC's 2014 Tape Summit, as well as converting/packaging and composites!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE ADHESIVES STORE

handbook-sealant-tech.gif
Handbook of Sealant Technology

The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

More Products

asi1211p_Cover-DE.gifASI's Buyers' Guide

Annual purchasing resource for equipment used in the manufacture/formulation of adhesives, sealants, pressure sensitives, tapes and labels and for application of finished adhesives. 

Clear Seas Research

With access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40px twitter_40  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40