PVCDesign

Materials

The many different forms of PVC constitutes an ample field of research and experimentation, opening up new interactions with the project. This section offers an important archive of semi-finished materials useful for each designer.

Flexa

Flexa

Company: Alfatherm, Italy

Alfatherm produces a complete range of semi finished products for small leather-like, office and school items. These products are generally made by high-frequency welding machines and can also be stitched or glued to board.

Link: www.alfatherm.it

PVC Foils

PVC Foils

Company: Alfatherm, Italy

The "membrane press" technology has been spreading throughout the world. As compared with more conventional system, it provides favourable features, such as freedom of design both on surface and in 3D developments.

Link: www.alfatherm.it

PVC Films

Company :Alfatherm, Italy

The film for packaging are thermoformed in order to produce blister packs and/or tray for containing food, pharmaceutical and technical products. The film with high resistance to temperature is particularly suitable for use on thermo forming machines.

Link: www.alfatherm.it

Forex

Company : Alcan Airex, Switzerland

It is a slightly expanded, closed-cell rigid plastic sheet material with a particularly fine and homogeneous small cell structure and a silky matt surface. Forex is most light sheet material of its kind but has high inherent rigidity and remains always stable.

Link: www.alcanairex.com

PVC Soft Foil

Company : Interfol, Switzerland

The product enable the most suitable choise for the various types of industrial applications in the stationary and promotional areas. Examples are expanded materials used for the creation of high quality ring binders and semi-rigid films for office folders.

Link: www.interfol.ch

Foamlux, Ultra

Company : Brett Martin, USA

The material is a strong and durable rigid foam PVC sheet. The gloss finish is provided by outdoor grade PVC, improving upon the weatherability of standard foam PVC sheet. It is a lightweight sheet ideal for use where weight must be minimised.

Link: www.brettmartin.com

Foamalux AS

 

Company : Brett Martin, USA

It’s an anti-static foam PVC sheet which utilises a new formulation specially developed to counteract the effects of static electricity, yet still retains a smooth surface perfect for vinyl application. It inhibits the accumulation of static charge normally associated with PVC sheet.

Link: www.brettmartin.com

Komacel

Company : Koemmerling Germany

An integral skin-foam sheet made of rigid PVC, it has characteristics, such as ease of fabrication, that make it appropriate for applications in a variety of industries. Among, the most important features are its high flexural strength  and light weight.

Link: www.koemmerling.de

Komatex

Company : Koemmerling Germany

It’s a lightweight closed cell, free foam, rigid PVC sheet. It is homogeneously coloured with a matte finish that is tough and versatile enough for many applications. The matte surface is the perfect substrate for screen printing painting, laminating, vinyl lettering and projects.

Link: www.koemmerling.de

Novametal

Company : Plast Lamino Press, Italy

It’s a flat sheet coupled with different materials such as wood, metal, plastic or whatever is requested by the customers. As a result we have unique fashionable solutions, which are easy to lay. The characteristically tiles strength is the perfect solution for living areas.

Link: www.plpsrl.com

Fantasia

Company : Plast Lamino Press, Italy


It’s a flat sheet coupled with different materials such as wood, metal, plastic or whatever is requested by the customers. As a result we have unique fashionable solutions, which are easy to lay. The characteristically tiles strength is the perfect solution for living areas.

Link: www.plpsrl.com

Soft PVC

Company : Plast Lamino Press, Italy

Soft pressed PVC sheets is UV resistant. These pressed transparent sheets have an optical transparency, clearness and uniformity which is only obtainable using pressing technology. Suitable for: leather goods industry, fashion industry, safety glasses and furniture production.

Link: www.plpsrl.com

Soft Pressed PVC Coupled

Company : Plast Lamino Press, Italy

The sheets are coupled with any other kind of material or flat objects. Pressed plastic items have advantages when compared with calendered or extruded materials in thickness tolerance, flexibility, clearness and homogeneity.

Link: www.plpsrl.com

Soft Pressed PVC Coupled

Company : Plast Lamino Press, Italy

The sheets are coupled with any other kind of material or flat objects. Pressed plastic items have advantages when compared with calendered or extruded materials in thickness tolerance, flexibility, clearness and homogeneity.

Link: www.plpsrl.com

Palight

Company : Palram Industries, Israel

Palight foamed PVC sheets are ideal fro use in advertising, construction and industry. They feature lightweight, durable and versatile surface which can be painted, printed, laminated, embossed, engraved or milled, according to customer specifications.

Link: www.palram.com

Palruf

Company : Palram Industries, Israel

Palruf provides the perfect solution for roofing, siding or cladding in industry, agriculture and construction. It is available in a variety of profiles and colours. It offers dark coloured sheets suitable for hot climates.

Link: www.palram.com     

Flatwire

Company : De Corp, USA

The product consists of a cable two tenths of a millimetre of two copper strips insulated with a PVC film, capable of transporting 20 amps of current. Its flexibility allows it to be folded or flattened for any change of direction.

Link: www.decorpeurope.com

Twinson Face

Company : Deceuninck, Belgium

Twinson is a revolutionary material that combines wood and PVC and the advantages of both. From front façade to rear wall, from the roof line to the dormer windows, Twinson Face offers the ultimate wall cladding solution, with the natural force and feel of wood and the durability and low maintenance of PVC.

Link: www.twinson.net

Twinson Terrace

Company : Deceuninck, Belgium

From garden paths, patios and terraces to pond and pool rims, Twinson Terrace offers you the ultimate outdoor ground cover solution. It is 100% recyclable as well as being an environmentally friendly alternative to hardwood. It contains pine which grows quickly in forests that are replanted.

Link: www.twinson.net

Zendow

Company : Deceuninck, Belgium

Designer
Inflate, UK

Windows and door profiles fro building architecture offering high comfort of living and many aesthetical choices.

Link: www.deceuninck.com

Tactile Surfaces

Company : Patty Maden, USA

The aesthetic experience range from Capreni with its almost tangible crushed velvet texture, to Banyan, a raffia like woven reminiscent of a South Polynesian hand basket. Riviera, with its understated yet sophisticated texture, represents those designs that feature unique embossing

Link: www.pattymadden.com