Sekisui Voltek Invests $3 Million to Grow North American Foam Market
USA. Lawrence, MA — October 9, 2014. — Sekisui Voltek, the global leader in the development of high-performance flexible polyolefin foam, is making capital investments of $3 million in their manufacturing facilities in Coldwater, Michigan and personnel training to support their continued growth and new product development for the North American marketplace.
“We are pleased to be able to expand our operations and our product offerings at this time,” said Neil Beckhusen, President, Sekisui Voltek. “By doing so, we plan to continue leading the foam market with new machinery and new product innovations.”
With backing from their parent company, Sekisui Chemical, an $11 billion global plastics and chemical company, Sekisui Voltek is in a strong position to invest in the future of the company and the industry.
“Manufacturing is re-surging in North America and Sekisui Voltek is helping to lead the way,” said Neil Beckhusen. “With our recent investment in our employees and manufacturing facilities, we are ready to spur new thinking and bring innovation to the foam market.”
About Sekisui Voltek
Sekisui Voltek is the leading manufacturer of cross-linked polyolefin foam in North America. As a high-performance plastics company within Sekisui Chemical, an $11 billion global plastics and chemical company, Sekisui Voltek is an integral part of a worldwide network dedicated to problem solving, continuous improvement and complete customer satisfaction. Our own expertise is augmented by that of the other Sekisui companies, giving you the benefit of more brilliant minds than you ever thought possible. Sekisui Voltek has manufacturing facilities in Massachusetts and Michigan, and sales offices located throughout the United States.