Scott Bader recently announced it has received the Most Innovative Supplier 2016 award for its new zero-styrene spray gelcoat technology from LM Wind Power. The award certificate was presented by Marc de Jong, CEO of LM Wind Power to Malcolm Forsyth, director, global strategy for Scott Bader. LM Wind Power factories reportedly use Scott Bader gelcoat and structural adhesive in the production of FRP wind turbine blades around the world.
“Scott Bader is absolutely delighted to receive this recognition of our innovative capabilities from a major customer like LM Wind Power,” said Forsyth. “We dedicate more than 10% of our global workforce to research and development, and see innovation and bringing new advanced technology products to market as a key corporate strength and competitive differentiator. The Scott Bader R&D team rose to the challenge set by LM Wind Power to rapidly develop a zero-styrene gelcoat for blade manufacture and did a fantastic job in developing this new breakthrough product in a short period of time.”