Sealant and Adhesive manufacturer Polyseam was officially opened on Friday 16th June 2017 by The Honourable Mayor of Kirklees Cllr Christine Iredale, accompanied by her consort Richard Iredale. Madam Mayor unveiled the corporate plaque then ushered the 200 guests who came from all over the globe into the new state of the art facility.
Polyseam, a leading UK manufacturer of own label sealants and adhesives, announced today the appointment of two new sales executives. Peter Harper and Steve Price, bring with them over 40 years knowledge and experience of the sealants market and are tasked with opening up new opportunities and markets for Polyseam's extensive product range.
Protecta produces products for the building industry, predominatly within passive fire protection but also other products which have one or more protective properties for fire resistance, sound resistance, water resistance or a combination of these. In addition, a number of services are given surrounding the products, for example, engineering services, training of installers, assistance with building codes and more. The Protecta group consists of several companies in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and UK that are all owned by Protecta Group AS.
Years of Research and Development have finally paid off, Polyseam introduces a new environmentally friendly sealant and adhesive (IPT) Inert Polymer Technology. This new product is a non-reactive, green chemistry compatible with almost any building material. Out-performing conventional silicone, MSP, butyl and acrylic-based products as a high quality sealant, its innovative technology has the unique property of dynamic flexibility and modulus when cured.
Protecta Group employs 50 people and of these, 36 are in the UK. The main office is located in Norway where product developement, testing and distribution are located, while production and international customer support services are based in UK. We additionally have sister companies in Stockholm, Copenhagen and Wroclaw that deal with technical support and distribution of products to our clients locally. The group employs building engineers, fire engineers and chemists that all work in cooperation for joint goals even though they are located in different countries.