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About Swancor

Swancor is a world leading manufacturer of specialty epoxy vinyl ester (VER) and epoxy (EPR) resin products, resin systems, and specialty additives for use in composites and related applications under the brand-name “Swancor”.

Swancor products been available and successfully used in the Australian composites industry for over fifteen years.

Swancor products are used widely in a variety of industries including:

  • Corrosion resistance (moisture, chemical resistance functional layers etc.)
  • Water and wastewater (e.g. reinforced linings, piping, tanks etc.)
  • Piping (e.g. desalination, etc.)
  • Tooling
  • Fire retardant/ resistant
  • High temperature (e.g. flue gas ducts, etc.)
  • Structural/ civil (e.g. beams, etc.)
  • Chemical (e.g. ducting, scrubbers, piping, flanges etc.)
  • Petrochemical (e.g. ducting, piping, flanges etc.)
  • Power generation (i.e. wind blades)
  • Electronics (e.g. encapsulation, lamination, etc.)
  • Marine (including boats, yachts, luxury yachts etc.)
  • Automotive (e.g. body parts, corrosion resistance, etc.)
  • General fibre reinforced plastics (FRP) and/ or glass reinforced plastics (GRP) applications
  • LED (light emitting diode) packing resin
  • Pulp & paper (e.g. ducts, pipes, tanks, etc.) etc.

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    Swancor manufactures, formulates and modifies vinyl ester resins, unsaturated polyester resins, and epoxy resins for hand lamination, spray-up, infusion, filament winding, resin transfer molding, bulk/ sheet/ dough molding compounds etc.

    Swancor also produces low profile (LPA) additives (sometimes called low shrinkage additives (LSA)).

    Swancor has low styrene emission (LSE) resin options, including products for hand/ spray laminating, filament winding, and infusion, etc. Swancor has LSE products that meet the LSE definition in AS/NZS 4585: Low styrene emission resins Part 1: Determination of styrene evaporation from unsaturated polyester and vinyl ester resins.

    Swancor epoxy vinyl ester resins include various novolac based, bisphenol-A based, halogenated, elastomer modified, thickenable, and primer formulations.

    Swancor unsaturated polyester resins include orthophthalic, isophthalic, terephthalic and low styrene emission orthophthalic.

    Swancor epoxy laminating systems include two-part systems for infusion, hand/ spray-up.

    For all composites enqiries contact Nicola Stanistreet +61 2 4272 3005.

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