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Altea 2020 Interior Design/ VIP Competition Winner

Altea 2020 Interior Design/ VIP Competition Winner

By Admin, 21/09/2020

ALTEA’s  work supported by Boeing BBJ, Fokker and KLM for the design and delivery of PHGOV, the Boeing Business Jet for the State of the Netherlands has won the International YACH & Aviation Awards 2020 Aviation is one of many industries Kewell Converters cover. We supplie products from key partners such as ZOTEK and PLASTAZOTE into many applications for the aerospace industry. What makes these foams the best selection for our aerospace customers are their low rate of water vapour permeability, water absorption and their insulation and wear performance. The benefi...

What impact is Covid-19 having on the worldwide foam sector and supply chains?

What impact is Covid-19 having on the worldwide foam sector and supply chains?

By Admin, 21/09/2020

What impact is Covid-19 having on the worldwide foam sector and supply chains?  With the world forced to adjust to a new reality, the experts at Foam Expo North American (Foam Expo Europe’s sister show) have been exploring the impact of Covid-19 on the worldwide foam sector, and supply chains. This exclusive special report, created in partnership with Foam Expo North America’s co-located event Adhesives & Bonding Expo, is now available as a downloadable PDF document. Hundreds of senior foam, adhesive, and bonding industry professionals and stakeholders contributed d...

Job Vacancy - Production Operator, CNC Team

Job Vacancy - Production Operator, CNC Team

By Admin, 18/09/2020

Job title: Production Operator, CNC Team Kewell Converters Ltd are a UK leading foam converter based in Edenbridge, Kent.We operate 3 CNC routers, 3 CNC waterjets, 2 automatic press machines, and a CNC contour cutter as well as various other machinery including presses and laminators. We are looking for a CNC machine operator to cover the following tasks: Set & operate speciality machinery to fabricate, manufacture, or assemble. Maintain and monitor machine to make sure it functions properly Understanding of how operated machine works. Condu...

Job Vacancy - Production Operator, Assembly Team

Job Vacancy - Production Operator, Assembly Team

By Admin, 18/09/2020

  Job title: Production Operator, Assembly Team The Role Kewell Converters Ltd are a UK leading foam converter based in Edenbridge, Kent.We operate 3 CNC routers, 3 CNC waterjets and a CNC contour cutter as well as various other machinery including presses and laminators.   We are looking for an assembler to cover the following tasks: Cleaning & assembly of foam inserts/units Use of glue and welding machinery/equipment. Setting & use of a bandsaw to chamfer and trim products Use of heat gun to heat seal inserts. Assem...

Foam Expo Europe 2020 has been postponed

Foam Expo Europe 2020 has been postponed

By Admin, 14/09/2020

Foam Expo Europe 2020 has been postponed Statement published 03/09/2020 With the ongoing uncertainty around international travel, social distancing measures, health & safety regulations and following consultations with key event stakeholders and partners, a decision has been taken to postpone Foam Expo Europe 2020. The next edition of Europe’s leading technical foam industry event will take place 9-11 November 2021, in Stuttgart, Germany  Notes for visitors: If you reserved your hotel through our official partner, Love Events, your reservation will be cancelled automat...

Kewell Converters adapts factory production to provide essential PPE component

Kewell Converters adapts factory production to provide essential PPE component

By Admin, 11/08/2020

Kewell Converters Ltd (KCL), a family-owned British manufacturer of speciality foam products, has today released insights into how its business responded to the COVID-19 pandemic to produce over 6 million foam visor pads for essential personal protective equipment (PPE) to date. Within a week of the UK’s lockdown in March, the company was receiving a large volume of enquiries from companies needing components for the production of reusable clear plastic face visors. As a specialist in closed-cell foam manufacture, KCL was uniquely positioned to advise and produce one key aspect: the ...

Job Vacancy - Production Supervisor

Job Vacancy - Production Supervisor

By Admin, 06/08/2020

Production Supervisor Experienced in manufacturing, with great leadership skills, capable to motivating and driving the production environment? Then you could be the Production Supervisor we are looking for!   If you think you’ve got the ability and looking for your next step in the manufacturing world apply now! Permanent, Full time position. Salary: Subject to experience and skills Purpose: Support the General Manager, to ensure production requirements of the company are met by supervision of the production team: organizing, planning and monitoring workflow, production ef...

Make UK Membership

Make UK Membership

By Admin, 16/07/2020

We have recently become members of MAKE UK who champions and celebrates British manufacturing and builds a platform for the evolution of UK manufacturing.Did you know?....Britain is one of the world's biggest manufacturing nations. Almost 3 million people work in this sector and deliver almost half of all UK exports. We are proud to be members of MAKE UK who stimulate success for manufacturing business. Our Certificate For more information on Make UK please click here  

Job Vacancy - QA Manager

Job Vacancy - QA Manager

By Admin, 15/07/2020

Job title: QA Manager Purpose: Support the business in the delivery of effective safety, environmental and quality programs which ensure customer satisfaction. Providing support and advice to the management team and staff on occupational safety, health safety, environmental and quality matters. The Company: Kewell Converters Ltd are a UK leading foam converter based in Edenbridge, Kent. We operate 3 CNC routers, 3 CNC waterjets and a CNC contour cutter as well as various other industry leading machinery including presses and laminators. The Candidate · Experience working i...

Zotefoams Partnership

Zotefoams Partnership

By Admin, 10/07/2020

Kewell Converters are a proud to be an approved independent distributor and certified fabricator of Zotefoams Plc : Azote ® ( Plastazote ®, Evazote ®, Supazote ®, Propozote ® ) and Zotek ® block foams and have been for many years. We can supply numerous grades and types of foam at any size and thickness. We can convert foam materials to the size and shape you need. Over £250k of foam raw materials are held onsite within our warehouse to serve our vast customer base and array of industries as required and to their needs. For more information on our products ple...