SPECTEX LLC (Rochester N.H) and SMARTER BUILDING SYSTEMS (Newport R.I) are pleased to announce the formation of a BUSINESS AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP.
SPECTEX LLC is a materials converter specializing in material processing, product assembly and product development. SMARTER BUILDING SYSTEMS is a performance fiber distribution company with advanced expertise in construction building systems and materials.
The Companies have begun work on joint development programs involving the use of basalt fiber. Basalt is made from volcanic rock and performs in a thermal range between -260C and 982C with a melt point of 1450C. It is 100% natural and inert. Future joint opportunities exist in the areas of thermal barriers, friction materials, composite substrates and electromagnetic shielding.
Nick Gencarelle, CEO of Smarter Building Systems, stated “We are pleased to work with the development team at Spectex. They have a proven track record of process innovation and they have
great reach into numerous industrial segments.