This year 2005, manufacturer and distributor of engineering
plastics Grupo Repol (Castellón, Spain) celebrates its 30th anniversary.
These three decades of presence in the market have seen Grupo Repol change
from local provider to global player, now present in 16 countries worldwide.
Quality, service, constant process improvement and the implementation
of the latest technologies are hallmarks of Grupo Repol and have been
so from its very beginning.
The development, together with OEM Grupo Antolín, of new thermoplastic
compounds based on GANF carbon nanofibers is among the recent accomplisments
of Grupo Repol. Grupo Antolín (Burgos, Spain) designs and manufactures
a wide range of components for the automobile industry, and is also the
producer of the GANF (Grupo Antolín Nano Fibers) sub-micron vapor
grown Carbon Fibers. The new thermoplastic compounds show advanced properties
such as low coeficient of friction, thermal and electrical conductivity
for different applications, electromagnetic shielding and improved elastic
modulus among other properties.
Toughened engineering polyamides, nano-reinforced compounds with unique
mechanical, thermal and barrier properties, flame retardant PAs glass
fibre or mineral charge reinforced and halogen and red phosphorous free,
or fast cycle natural PA6 are also products developed by Grupo Repol.
Grupo Repol has presence in Europe (Germany, Belgium, France, Holland,
Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom, Czech Republic and Switzerland),
Middle East and Africa (Egypt, Iran, Morocco, Tunisia), Mexico and Australia.
Grupo Repol is also in the late stages of distribution agreements in the
Nordic Market, Russia, China and the U.S.
Grupo Repol's philosophy of outstanding quality and service translates
into research capability, reliable products, a flexible approach and outstanding
client's support. Grupo Repol's warm manner and affability extends from
its smallest supplier to the biggest of its clients.
About Grupo Repol:
Founded in 1975, Grupo Repol (Almazora, Castellón) produces polyamides
(PA6, PA66, PA6/PA66) under the brand Dinalon® and distributes a wide
range of engineering plastics.
To be able to offer its clients the advantages of a global company together
with the flexible approach and the proximity of an SME, Grupo Repol has
reached a strategic alliance with German compounder J&A Plastics.
This agreement includes a common distribution network worldwide.
J&A Plastics is a custom compounder of engineering plastics such as
PC, PBT and blends (PC/ABS, PC/PBT) under the brand Anja® and also
distributes a wide range of engineering plastics.
Source: Grupo Repol