Press Release

New Composite in Manufacturing (CiM) Advert for KCL – Nov 2015

By Admin, 12/10/2015

  CiM – Composites in Manufcaturing – Magazine ADVERT Nov 2015 Since its launch in 2010, Composites in Manufacturing has become THE voice of the UK composites sector and a market-leading asset to both reader and advertiser. Whether you are involved in the supply of raw materials, resins, adhesives, the purchase of capital manufacturing and tooling equipment or in the design, specification, production and test functions, CiM’s editorial content and circulation will fulfil your needs. “The UK composites materials market was estimated at approximately €0.4 Billion in 2013 .” ...

Zotefoams expects sales growth of 8% in the first half of 2015

By Admin, 14/07/2015

Zotefoams expects sales growth of 8% in the first half of 2015 By PRW Staff Posted 10 July 2015 Zotefoams, the cellular material technology group, said it expected total sales growth for the first half of 2015 to come in at around 8%, or 10% on a constant currency basis. The Croydon-based firm said revenues at its MuCell Extrusion operation would be likely to grow by around 40%, while its High-Performance Products division would see sales growth of more than a fifth. Zotefoams said its polyolefin foams sales volumes had risen by 6%, which translated into revenue growth of approximately 5%. ...

KOPP Cellular Rubber materials by KCL

By Admin, 08/07/2015

@KewellCon: KOPP Cellular Rubber materials – High Quality Neoprene Sponge Foam now stocked for converting into sheet/roll/gaskets        

Successful ISO 9001:2008 QA Certfication

By Admin, 07/07/2015

@KewellCon: Successful management certification & audit yesterday of our ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance system by SGS UK Ltd 

ZOTEFOAMS JOINS THE WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA

By Admin, 18/06/2015

  ZOTEFOAMS JOINS THE WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA   We are very excited and thrilled to be launching Zotefoams into the world of Social Media!   Our LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook profiles have been created and are active!!   These media forums are a great way for Zotefoams to share information and keep you all up to date with our news; we hope you will all join us in using these tools.   The logos below will take you straight to our company’s profiles:     We look forward to communicating with you all using these forums!!   The Zotefoams Marketing Team  

FIRESEAL ACOUSTIC FOAM – MAKING OUR ENVIRONMENT A QUIETER, SAFER PLACE.

By Admin, 01/12/2014

FIRESEAL ACOUSTIC FOAM – FIRESEAL MAKING OUR ENVIRONMENT A QUIETER, SAFER PLACE. v e n t i l a t i o n l i n i n g || s o u n d a b s o r p t i o n || a c o u s t i c e n c l o s u r e s Carpenter FiresealTM is a highly modified, flexible, open celled polyurethane acoustic foam offering excellent sound absorption characteristics, whilst meeting the test criteria of some of the highest fire resistant testing standards and is now classified to European standard EN 13501 B-s1,d0 along with BS476 pt6 & pt7 Class 0 & UL94 V-O. Carpenter FiresealTM is a chemically iner...

A new study has rated KEWELL CONVERTERS LTD as “STRONG”

By Admin, 20/10/2014

A new study has rated KEWELL CONVERTERS LTD as “STRONG”. “Congratulations, your company has been rated as “STRONG” in a new analysis of the UK’s 165 largest Foam Conversion companies. This is the highest accolade we award and reflects your excellent performance over the last 12 months. What is more impressive is that you have achieved this in a difficult marketplace where 36 of your competitors are in financial danger and a record number are making a loss. The Plimsoll Analysis – Foam Conversion companies, individually assesses the 165 companies using the proven and easy to read Plim...

Green Renewable Energy for Kewell Converters Ltd

By Admin, 08/10/2014

Kewell Converters have placed an order for a new 50kWp PV Solar Panel project to be installed and commissioned in Q3 2014 on its factory roof. This exciting project and investment of approx. £75k should produce up to 20% of KCL power requirements to feed the manufacturing plant and offices in general from 200 panels (European made & tier 1) onsite. Carbon Dioxide (Co2) emission reduction/saving should be in the region of 26 tonnes annually whilst generating 120 kWh/m² annually with a peak of 250kWp Peak Power and Panel Power of 250 Watts. Free Solar Freakin’ Power (see and watch Solar ...

Today is the day KCL played our part in bringing clean water to everyone

By Admin, 26/09/2014

Its Friday and Kewell Converters thought it would be charitable…why don’t you – just because you can. Go on…you know it makes sense. Every little bit helps and you don’t have throw a bucket over your heads. http://www.wateraid.org/uk Thank you for choosing to give a gift to WaterAid. Dear Marcos, By donating today you’re playing a hugely important part in bringing clean, safe water and the many moments of celebration that flow from it to people who today are still living without.

Zotefoams raises £8.8m to fund US investment

By Admin, 16/09/2014

Zotefoams raises £8.8m to fund US investment By PRW Staff Posted 12 September 2014 Zotefoams, the stock market listed producer of speciality foams, has placed nearly four million shares in order to raise £8.4m net of expenses to help fund investment in its Walton plant in the US. The Walton investment would total $22m (£13.5m), the Croydon-based company said, with the balance being funded via debt, operational cash flow and what it called “local government incentives”. Explaining its decision to invest in the US rather than its UK operation Zotefoams said: “Having carefully considered the t...