By Randy Griffin, Distribution Manager
Lintech has completed the purchase of a new warehouse facility in Richmond, IN. The 120,000 sq. ft. facility is currently undergoing new upgrades, including a foam fire suppression system, security and telephone systems, temperature controlled storage areas and enhancements to the offices and conference rooms. Completion of the upgrades and the official opening of operations will be September 1, 2017.
Lintech International LLC has been appointed a non-exclusive distributor for Solvay Silica for the U.S. for the manufactured rubber goods (MRG) market, CASE and Industrial markets.
Polynt Coatings has expanded their relationship with Lintech International. Lintech has been a distributor for the Polynt Latex and Solution Acrylic Resins in the eastern segment of the US. Polynt has now selected Lintech to distribute all of their coatings resins in the West and Southwest. This includes all Latex and Solution Acrylic resins, as well as Alkyds and Polyesters.
Ingevity is the new operating name of the MWV Specialty Chemicals division of WestRock Company. WestRock itself is the new company fomed from the merger of MeadWestvaco with RockTenn. Ingevity will ultimately be spun off as an independent, publicly-traded company. Ingevity is a leader in the Pine Chemicals market. Lintech offers Ingevity distilled tall oils, tall oil fatty acids, diacids and polyfac esters throughout the Southeast and Southwest. To learn more, see www.ingevity.com.
Lintech has established a dedicated Rubber Business Unit within the company focused on supporting existing customers and growing new business in the important Rubber market segment. It complements the other strategic businesses within Lintech, including Coatings, Adhesives, Construction and Composites. The Rubber Business Unit has a dedicated sales and technical team, and is headed by Jay Downs.nce.
Air Products has chosen Lintech as the authorized distributor for their epoxy additives product line across all markets in the Southeast, including those epoxy additives under the trade names Ancamine®, Ancamide®, Ancarez®, Amicure®, Anquamine®, Anquawhite®, and Epodil® epoxy curing agents, diluents, modifiers and dispersions.
ZINC OXIDE LLC has added Lintech as a distributor. ZINC OXIDE LLC, is manufacturing high-quality zinc oxide grades produced using the French Process method, at its new plant in Dickson, TN. The plant has just begun operation. Lintech will distribute ZINC OXIDE LLC’s products for the rubber compounding markets in all US states, except IL, IN, KY, MI, OH, PA. The company will also distribute Zinc Oxide LLC products in the CASE markets in AL, AR, AZ, CA, ID, MS, MT, NM, NV, OK, OR, TN, TX, WA.
PCCR USA Inc. has selected Lintech as the exclusive distributor of Acrylamac™ solution acrylics and Aquamac™ latex emulsions for the Southeast, Northeast and Midwest.
PCCR USA is a leading supplier of high quality polymer resins, with a history of more than 60 years of producing materials for the coatings industry. Their coatings specialists have years of experience developing and formulating solutions for demanding binder and coating needs.