Tokyo, Japan – Sumitomo Bakelite Co., Ltd. and GRIP Metal™ have entered into a strategic Joint Development Agreement to develop innovative, lightweight composite applications. GRIP Metal™ is derived from the PACE award winning NRS technology which enables metal surface modification resulting in mechanical bonding between friction material and steel backing plates in brake pads.
SUMITOMO BAKELITE CO., LTD. AND GRIP METAL™ TO JOINTLY DEVELOP REINFORCED PLASTIC PRODUCTS AND THERMOSET COMPOSITE APPLICATIONS UTILIZING GRIP METAL™ TECHNOLOGY
Tokyo, Japan – Sumitomo Bakelite Co., Ltd. and GRIP Metal™ have entered into a strategic Joint Development Agreement to develop innovative, lightweight composite applications. GRIP Metal™ is derived from the PACE award winning NRS technology
NRS MECHANICAL ATTACHMENT TECHNOLOGY PROVIDES THE FOUNDATION FOR NEW BUILDING MATERIALS
GRIP Metal™, which evolved from NRS™ technology, is replacing traditional building materials and attachment methods, enabling ground breaking developments in construction
GRIP METAL-BASED STRUCTURE, OCAD’S STEAM CANOE, WINS 2016 ONTARIO WOOD WORKS! AWARD November 16,2016-TorontoOCAD’s Steam Canoe, a structure originally developed to participate in the annual Toronto-based Winter Stations design competition, continues to ride a wave of accolades, winning the 2016 Ontario Wood Award. One of the 10 key awards delivered as part of the annual Ontario Wood Design celebration, the Ontario Wood Award honours new projects that push the limits of wood design in structures that demonstrate excellence in the use of wood.
GRIP Metal’S PERPLEX BENCH WINS TWO GOLDS AT EUROPEAN PRODUCT DESIGN AWARDS, SHOWCASES THE FUTURE FOR LIGHTWEIGHT CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION
GRIP Metal continues to receive global recognition, winning 2017 European Product Design Awards for the Perplex Bench. Winning both design and manufacturing Gold Awards, this recognition highlights the ability of GRIP Metal-based laminates and structures to inspire new thought and
TWO GRIP METAL-BASED STRUCTURES SELECTED AS FINALISTS IN 5th ANNUAL ARCHITIZER A+ AWARDS! POPULAR CHOICE VOTING NOW OPEN!
Two amazing structures, both utilizing GRIP Metal’s outstanding capabilities in creating light-weight, structurally superior forms, have been nominated to the final stage of the Architizer 5th Annual A+ Awards. Selected from the huge number of global submissions, both the Steam Canoe and the Perplex Bench are now entered into the final voting, where a world-wide audience will get their chance to select the winner in their respective categories.
GRIP METAL’S CAPACITY FOR INNOVATION IN CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS HIGHLIGHTED IN CANADIAN ARCHITECT MAGAZINE REVIEW
GRIP Metal’s abilities to change the conversation when it comes to using wood-metal composites in framing, and exterior and interior structural facings in construction came to the attention of Canadian Architect Magazine, resulting in a feature article on the potential of the material. Quoting Tye Farrow, a Toronto-based, internationally-active architect
DECEMBER 14, 2016 GRIP Metal™ was recently featured in Fast Company’s article, “11 Exciting New Materials, Designers Should Watch”. Posted as part of Fast Company’s Innovation Festival, the article featured the products and technologies that Andrew Dent, VP of Materials Research at Materials ConneXion, a leading global consultancy for material innovation, believed would be important…