Ascend Performance Materials Acquires Britannia Techno Polymer
Plastics Compounder is Based in the Netherlands
The producer of nylon 6,6 resin Ascend Performance Materials, Houston, USA, announced the purchase of Britannia Techno Polymer (BTP), an engineering plastics compounder based in the Netherlands. The acquisition provides Ascend with a leading engineering plastics manufacturing base in Europe and an expansion to its growing portfolio of proprietary compounds.
BTP was founded in 2006 by Andrew Leigh. The company is an engineering thermoplastics compounding and tolling company specializing in the production of proprietary nylon compounds. Its certifications include ISO 9001 and TS 16949.
BTP’s employees will transition immediately to Ascend. Leigh will join Ascend’s global management team as director of compounding technology.
Ascend Performance Materials
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