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NEW ANNOUNCEMENT

Dear valued Customers and Suppliers,  We at Silex hope you all got through those turbulent times well and healthy and that you continue to do so.  With this message we want to inform you that since the 7th of July, Kevin Soudah, has taken over as Managing Director of Silex Limited. Kevin has successfully managed MVQ Silicones GmbH, the subsidiary of Silex, for the last four and a half years and will continue to do so as well as take over the daily management of Silex.  If you have any questions …

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ISO 9001:15 Approval

December 2017 saw NQA Assessors visit our 2 sites in Hampshire for the annual ISO9001 quality audit – a recognised quality standard that Silex has held since 1992.  This time we were being assessed to the new ISO9001:2015 standard which has seen quite a change to the standards of the past.      As of January 2018 we are pleased to announce that the transition to the new standard has been completed successfully and Silex now has ISO9001:2015 approval.     In summing up his visit, the lead assesso…

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Expanding Possibilities; Printing on Silicone

At Silex we are constantly striving to expand our capabilities in order to offer our customers an increasing range of possibilities. These efforts have seen the introduction of printing services offered by Silex. Whether you require simple markings of digits or numbers in a single colour, or exotic, complex logos and designs, Silex has a number of options available. Inkjet printing is offered as an inline only process, where continual marking with letters, digits or logos on extruded products is…

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Introducing New SIL 20 FDA Sheets

Further bolstering our comprehensive stock ranges, Silex is proud to announce the introduction of our new SIL 20 FDA approved sponge sheeting. Available in 1m wide rolls, in thicknesses from 1.5mm to 12mm, this product has proven to be of outstanding quality, with even the thicker variations being very flat, unlike many similar products on the market. With a standard temperature range of -60°C to 230°C, Silex SIL 20 also features low compression set, excellent resistance to weathering, UV and …

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NEW PRODUCT - Ultra Thin Silicone Film

ULTRA THIN SILICONE FILM   Complimenting our extensive range of Silicone rubber sheeting, we are pleased to announce that we are now distributing a new range of Ultra Thin Silicone Film manufactured by Wacker Chemie GmbH. The new ELASTOSIL® Film range of thin, 100% silicone films is a new form of presentation that greatly extends the reach of high tech silicone technology and offers pioneering, key advantages. New: Thin and Precise Silicone Films Produced from addition curing silicone r…

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New Investment in Twin Calendar Lines

NEW INVESTMENT IN TWIN CALENDAR LINES Silex have invested in two new Calendar lines for speciality silicone sheet manufacture. The first line due to commence production in late September 2014 is a 4 roll precision "DR COLLIN GmbH" Calendar which will produce up to 700mm wide composite solid and sponge silicone sheet.  This sheet will be further processed into pads for a major domestic appliance manufacturer as a switch pad. The second line is a 1600mm wide, 3 roll "RODOLFO COMERIO" Calendar c…

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New Website Now Live!

NEW WEBSITE NOW LIVE! Packed with products, technical information and a whole array of useful and comprehensive data sheets, our all new website goes live in November 2013. The focus of this new website is to bring a wider choice of Silicone rubber products to new and existing customers, an easy to navigate site and a significantly enlarged on-line shop. With access to various easy to use product selector guides supported with full technical data sheets and related documentation the new Silex…

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Contract Awarded

What better way to show off your new sports trainers than to have them displayed over Silex Silicone textured silicone sheets! On this occasion, the contract awarded to us was made by a major point of sale design company acting on behalf of a global sports shoe brand. Silex Silicones are often used in creative ways in the retail sector, such is the versatility of this unique material, take a look at our gallery to see more innovative applications.

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