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Supporting a very important charity

Supporting a very important charity

By Admin, 14/11/2018

Donating to charities is very important to us. This time we chose Ellenor, chartity who cares for families who face terminal illness. Here is a lovely letter we received and tells you more about this very important charity. I am writing to express my sincere thanks for your generosity and support.  Your donation is already helping thousands of local families facing terminal illness to have the very best care and support possible.  By supporting ellenor in this way, you are helping people of all ages – babies, children, adults and their families, to make the most of every s...

Zotek PVDF Foam featured in UKGSK Newsletter

Zotek PVDF Foam featured in UKGSK Newsletter

By Admin, 13/11/2018

We are proud to be feautred in the Autumn Cutting Edge Newsletter with our new advert for Zotek high performance PVDF Foam.   Also in this issue:  *   UKGSA share a write-up & photos from our Annual Golf Day & Charity Dinner;  *   welcome a new member;  *   dates for your diary &  *   hear from one of the founder members about 25 years of the Association.Plus UKGSA share some Member news including:  *   award winner & award finalists  *   new appointments  *   ma...

CNC Contour Cutting Machine

CNC Contour Cutting Machine

By Admin, 09/11/2018

All-purpose new vertical CNC contour cutting machine for the converting of sheets and block materials with utmost production through-put, accuracy and performance.  State-of-the-art CNC vertical contour cutting machine for the converting of sheets and block foam with utmost accuracy and performance will be in production in early 2017, adding extra capabilities and advanced cutting technology. (Maximum part size: 3500mm x 2200mm x 1300mm high) Applications & End Uses: Foam Fillers for Roofing & Cladding, Specialised 2D/3D Packaging, Bespoke Case Inserts, Sports Swim K...

EXPO EUROPE Facts & Figures, Conference Slides & Save the Date for Stuttgart 2019!

EXPO EUROPE Facts & Figures, Conference Slides & Save the Date for Stuttgart 2019!

By Admin, 08/11/2018

Foam Expo Europe arrived for the very first time in Hannover earlier this month, bringing with it the latest innovations, solutions and developments in foam materials and manufacturing technologies. A phenomenal 3,259 attendees visited the show from globally renowned companies such as Airbus, Toyota, Jaguar Land Rover, BMW Group, Robert Bosch GmbH, JSP, Faurecia, Porsche AG and many more. In your post show issue, we look back on some exciting moments in our photo gallery and conference highlights, plus you can download the off...

Meet us in Hannover, Germany!

Meet us in Hannover, Germany!

By Admin, 15/10/2018

Meet us in Hannover, Germany! Please come and say hello to us, Marcos and Nick Kewell, at Foam Expo Europe - catch up on Kewell Converters’ most recent developments and Foam materials. This includes our investment in the top of the range CNC Vertical Contour Cutting machinery and our soon to be launched e-commerce micro-site www.wearefoam.co.uk/ where you can order online sheet and block foam in multiple thickness, colours, grades and polymers.If you have a drawing of a project that you need a fix for or new component/part design, bri...

Experience Pure Performance at Foam Expo Europe!

Experience Pure Performance at Foam Expo Europe!

By Admin, 12/10/2018

Experience Pure Performance at Foam Expo Europe 2018!With just a few days to go we at Zotefoams are looking forward to showcasing premium durable foams from our AZOTE® and ZOTEK® ranges at Foam Expo Europe.Visit us on booth 431 to discover the unique characteristics that make AZOTE and ZOTEK the outstanding choice for a world of applications in markets including automotive, aerospace, product protection, medical, construction, sports and many more.PLUS! Don’t miss Dr Karl Hewson, our Director of Technology and Development, on the Leadership Panel<https://zotefoams.us19.list...

Chris Marguet joins the team

Chris Marguet joins the team

By Admin, 08/10/2018

We would like to say a warm welcome to our new member of staff Chris Marguet. Chris is a highly skilled Chief Engineer having worked in newspaper printing industry previously, maintaining various print presses. Chris's new position as Maintenance Engineer will involve breakdown and plant preventative maintenance, as well as looking after our building and making sure everything runs smoothly in the entire factory. Chris is also a beater for a local pheasant shooting and enjoys the occasional fly fishing.  Chris’s manager Neil Johnston said: “We are delighted to have someo...

Kewell Converters become a member of UKGSA

Kewell Converters become a member of UKGSA

By Admin, 20/09/2018

The Summer 2018 issue of the UKGSA's newsletter - Cutting Edge - is now available to download. Also In this issue: we share some photos from our summer Race Night at Leicester Racecourse; we welcome a new member; & we report on our London-Surrey fundraising cycle challenge. Plus we share some Member news including: a new product launch award winners growth in demand for Academy of Joint Integrity assuring material compliance Off-Cuts and more... To download the Cutting Edge Summer 2018 issue Click Here      

Internal Promotion, Micky Lee - Warehouse Supervisor

Internal Promotion, Micky Lee - Warehouse Supervisor

By Admin, 14/09/2018

We are excited to announce the promotion of our machine operator Micky Lee.Micky has joined us 6 years ago and ever since he has been a valuable member of Kewell team. Micky's experience grew over the years, he has been taking on more and more responsibilities and new tasks, amongst which was taking the helm of the brand new contour cutter.Micky's new job as Warehouse Supervisor will involve running day to day operations of goods, managing recycling, volumes of materials, overseeing daily deliveries, deadlines and also liaising with administration and higher management.Production manager Ki...

We love to chat!

We love to chat!

By Admin, 25/07/2018

Introducing our new chat feature! This is quick and easy way to get and instant advice about all your foam needs. With our extensive range of foam we can offer you truly bespoke service and honest advice. Whether it's a one off exclusive creation or substantial bulk order we would love to discuss all your ideas and designs.  So save your precious time searching the web, let's a have a chat instead!