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General Plastics Manufacturing Co.


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11/28/2016

General Plastics Manufacturing Company, a leading global supplier of rigid and flexible polyurethane foam materials, marks its 75th anniversary on December 1, 2016 with the announcement of the promotion of Mitchell Johnson, Ph.D. to company president.

10/24/2016

General Plastics Mfg. Co., supplier of aerospace-grade rigid foam core materials and build-to-print flexible polyurethane foam products, is exhibiting at the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition Nov. 1-3, 2016 in Orlando, FL, Booth #3712.

09/19/2016

General Plastics will feature its high-temp tooling board and FST/OSU-compliant foam core material, both known for its versatility and stability, at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo on September 26-29, 2016.

09/12/2016

Nuclear Packaging Manager Rick J. Brown, Ph.D., will present the results of dynamic and static strength tests conducted on General Plastics’ LAST-A-FOAM® FR-3700 foam series at PATRAM 2016.

07/20/2016

General Plastics customer Orbital ATK, in partnership with NASA, successfully completed the second of two booster qualification motor tests (QM-2) for NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS).

05/11/2016

Dr. Hester A. Clever will present a technical paper on development of polyurethane-based foam that satisfies stringent fire, smoke, toxicity and heat-release requirements at the upcoming SAMPE 2016 show in Long Beach, CA on May 26, at 10:00 am.

03/30/2016

General Plastics will be at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany on April 5-7, Booth 6C130. We will feature the FR-3800 FST composite core that passes FST/ OSU requirements, build-to-print gap management and custom parts program.

03/21/2016

General Plastics Mfg Co. is pleased to announce the renewal of its AS9100 Rev C certification. This renewal demonstrates GP's continued commitment to achieve the stringent quality standards required by its aerospace customers.

03/21/2016

General Plastics Mfg Co. is pleased to announce the renewal of its AS9100 Rev C certification. This renewal demonstrates GP's continued commitment to achieve the stringent quality standards required by its aerospace customers.

03/01/2016

General Plastics Mfg. Co. will participate in the JEC World Composites Show and Conferences March 8-10 in Paris, France. General Plastics will feature its LAST-A-FOAM® FR-3800 FST Performance Core Series, molded parts program and testing services.

02/26/2016

Industry-leading manufacturer of energy-absorbing fire-insulation liners will demonstrate protective properties of LAST-A-FOAM® FR-3700 Performance Core Series in Phoenix, Arizona, March 6-10, 2016

12/07/2015

Sawbones uses General Plastics' LAST-A-FOAM® FR-3700 Performance Core series in their dual density, bi cortical, and CNC machined foam block models.

12/07/2015

The FR-3700 is a rigid, closed-cell polyurethane foam that exhibits a high strength-to-weight ratio and boasts of a fire-retardant mechanism that produces an intumescent char when thermally attacked.

11/11/2015

General Plastics' LAST-A-FOAM® FR-3800 FST/OSU compliant polyurethane foam core and our build-to-print capabilities for aerospace applications will take center stage at the National Business Aviation Association’s biggest event of the year.

11/05/2015

Leading high-density polyurethane foam supplier invests in new equipment, augments testing capabilities to better serve Aerospace Industry

10/26/2015

The supplier to aerospace OEMs, Tier 1 and Tier 2 companies will feature the LAST-A-FOAM FR-3800 FST foam at the Aircraft Interiors Expo, Booth 418. This halogen-free polyurethane foam complies with fire, smoke, toxicity and heat release standards.

09/09/2015

Leader in polyurethane foam manufacturing to showcase TR-Marine and other composite core foams at IBEX on September 15-17, 2015

05/18/2015

Polyurethane supplier to EOMs will exhibit products from LAST-A-FOAM series

05/18/2015

Polyurethane supplier to EOMs will exhibit products from LAST-A-FOAM series

10/18/2014

General Plastics (GP) will introduce its FR-4600 Microcell Series in booth 731 at Aircraft Interiors Expo: Americas (AIE). This event takes place Oct. 14-16 at the WA State Convention Center in Seattle.

10/07/2014

General Plastics Mfg. Co. will present its new FR-4600 Microcell prototype and modeling foam boards at the Composite Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) in booth 2075. CAMX takes place on Oct. 14-16 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

09/29/2014

General Plastics will feature its water-resistant, specialty marine and submersible foam products at the 2014 International Boatbuilders Exhibition & Conference, in booth 840, on Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, FL.

09/23/2014

General Plastics Manufacturing Co. (GP) and distributor, CSI of Virginia, Inc. will feature GP's HD foam precast/tiltup concrete wall panel block in booth 24 at the 2014 Tilt-Up Concrete Assoc. (TCA) Convention on 09/29-10/01 in San Jose, CA.

05/23/2014

SignArts Products Corp. will highlight next-gen SignFoam4® at the 2014 NSSA New England Sign Expo in Lincoln, Rhode Island. It will spotlight this timesaving medium for 3D signs, dimensional graphics and displays at the SignFoam booth, #505.

04/23/2014

Sign•Arts Products Corp. will introduce next-generation Sign•Foam4® at the 2014 International Sign Expo, April 24-26 in Orlando, Florida, booth #906, in the Orange County Convention Center.

04/04/2014

General Plastics will debut its new fire/smoke/toxicity (FST)-compliant polyurethane foam cores at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2014 in Hamburg, Germany, stand 1D46.

02/06/2014

General Plastics (GP) has received a 2013 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company presents the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance.

01/21/2014

General Plastics has added new products to its LAST-A-FOAM® R-9300 Continuous Insulation Block Series. The company’s expanded thermal block offerings extend a building insulation envelope from the roof to the foundation.

10/18/2013

General Plastics Manufacturing Company will exhibit at SAMPE Tech October 22-23, 2013 in Wichita, Kansas. The company will highlight its aerospace-specific products at Booth #B25 in the Century II Convention Center.

08/15/2013

Research and development chemist, Alan Pagni, will present research to the 2013 International Symposium on Packaging and Transportation of Radioactive Materials on Aug. 18-23 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square in San Francisco, Calif., USA.

06/07/2013

General Plastics Manufacturing Company will be participating in the Amerimold Expo 2013 in Rosemont, Illinois, and exhibiting June 12-13 at booth 313 with distribution partner Blackhawk Sales Co.

03/07/2013

General Plastics Mfg. Co. will participate in JEC Europe March 11-13 in Paris. General Plastics will spotlight its rigid, high-density polyurethane foams within the Washington State Department of Commerce booth, M63c in the US Pavilion.

03/07/2013

General Plastics will participate in the 2013 AeroDef Manufacturing conference and exposition March 19-21 in Long Beach, CA. GP will feature its LAST-A-FOAM® high-temperature tooling boards and flame-retardant aerospace-grade foam boards at booth 142.

02/22/2013

Governor Inslee visited General Plastics Manufacturing Company in Tacoma, Washington on February 14. Inslee toured the facility and held a roundtable with employees to discuss ideas for encouraging businesses to hire veterans.

02/21/2013

General Plastics Manufacturing Company, which has protected nuclear transportation packages from fire and collision for four decades, will be exhibiting at the 2013 Waste Management Conference February 24-28 in Phoenix, Arizona.

11/01/2012

Polyurethane foam innovator to showcase newly expanded line of LAST-A-FOAM® Thermal Column-Bearing Blocks at 2012 IACSC Conference and Expo in Orlando

10/30/2012

Polyurethane foam innovator to showcase core tooling board and signage board in conjunction with Aero Composites Solutions

06/06/2012

Well-connected agent to import and represent in-demand aerospace manufacturing materials

04/23/2012

General Plastics Manufacturing Company will be participating in the 2012 IARW-WSLO Convention & Expo for refrigerated warehousing and logistics in Tucson, Arizona. It will be exhibiting jointly April 23-26 distribution partner CSI.

04/03/2012

Manufacturing Innovator of the Year CimMed, Inc. spotlights its state-of-the-art burn masks using LAST-A-FOAM® tooling board at 2012 ABA annual meeting