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PROPOSED SALE OF CONSTRUCTION FIBRES BUSINESS

The Low & Bonar Group has announced that it is to sell its construction fibres business to Adfil NV. The sale is expected to close by on or around 1 July 2019, but it is subject to the fulfilment of certain conditions. Read more…

NEW ADFIL PRODUCT OUTPERFORMS CONVENTIONAL FIBRES IN SHOTCRETE BY UP TO 30%

Adfil today announced the launch of a new synthetic macro fibre based on an innovative polymer architecture. Marketed under the brand name Durus EasyShot, the new product provides significantly improved reinforcement in sprayed concrete. Read more...

ADFIL FIRST TO OBTAIN ATG CERTIFICATION FOR SYNTHETIC REINFORCEMENT FIBRES 

Adfil is the first in the industry to obtain the Belgian ATG certificate for macro synthetic fibres. This certificate approves the addition of polymer fibres to Benor qualified concrete to replace steel reinforcement mesh. Read more...

ADFIL OPENS NEW CONCRETE LABORATORY

Adfil has opened a new laboratory in Zele, Ghent for product development and to test performance of macro synthetic fibres for the construction industry. Read more...

FACILITIES RECERTIFIED FOR ISO 9001:2015 AND ISO 14001:2015

Low & Bonar, the performance materials company, has been recertified for the new quality management ISO 9001:2015 and environmental management ISO 14001:2015 standards at its Belgian manufacturing facilities in Zele & Lokeren. The factory where all Adfil fibres are produced is based in Zele. Read more...

ADFIL CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL WTC PREMIERE

Low & Bonar said that their first time participation at the World Tunnelling Congress (WTC) was a significant milestone for their business. Held in San Francisco at the end of April, the conference attracted more than 2,300 underground professionals from more than 50 countries. Read more...

NEW FIBRE RISES THE BAR FOR CONCRETE REINFORCEMENT

Adfil announced the launch of an innovative concrete reinforcement fibre, significantly outperforming conventional products. Branded Durus S500, the new fibre is characterized by its enhanced bond within concrete, supplemented by even further improved e-modulus, meeting the requirements of the most demanding end-uses, whilst maximizing construction speed. Read more...