Pacific Urethanes has an unrivalled breadth of range in high performance Polyurea and Polyurethane protective coating. All our protective coating solutions are designed with the contractor, architect and specifier in mind coupled with a proven track record of quality and performance that provides ultimate peace of mind for this industry.
Synthetic Grass & Rubber Surfaces was contacted by Randwick City Council to upgrade their Frenchman’s Bay, La Perouse bayside playground. Pacific Urethanes was commissioned by Synthetic Grass & Rubber Surfaces to develop a bonding agent for these rubber particles. Our high-quality binder system UrePac Bond 715 was specifically designed for Synthetic Grass & Rubber to create a resilient and safe surface for the playground which is virtually indestructible.
University-industry collaboration requires careful management and may bring many benefits. These include a two-way flow of ideas: new concepts flow out to industry and may also be in-bound to fuel research questions. Sometimes technical problems experienced at the cutting-edge of practice lead to new questions for science. Here at Pacific Urethanes we are participating in specific and unique collaborations with four major universities around Australia.
Pacific Urethanes product range includes the Touch ‘n Seal range of Polyurethane Foams and Sealants from our trusted partner DAP. DAP is a leading manufacturer and supplier of caulks, sealants, adhesives and repair products. DAP has a history of first-to-market innovations with trusted, quality, reliable and long-lasting products whether you are a professional or a DIY user.
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Polyurethane Spray Foam is one of the fastest growing building insulation products across the globe and can help reduce energy consumption in new and existing buildings. High insulation properties (R-values) and energy reductions are achievable with the application of Polyurethane Spray Foam insulation in both commercial and residential developments.
Did you know…Mix ratio is so important when it comes to ensuring your product performs exactly the way you require. It is also critical to ensure the dimensional stability of foamsThe performance of foam can be affected by the environment, temperature and other external factors. The Pacific Urethane technical department was recently contacted by one of our customers to assist in solving a production issue…
Pacific Urethanes worked with their customer Australian Spray Foam Insulation to help bring the 2019 Myer Christmas Windows to life. Excitement builds each year, as Myer Bourke Street unveils its annual Christmas Windows to start off the festive season in Melbourne. A very talented group of people, once again, have worked their magic and created the 2019 windows with a theme based off the Gumnut Babies…
The Queanbeyan Racing Club, a historic 1860’s racing club, had a situation they needed a solution for. They noticed that their racehorses were slipping on dew, in the stable yard. Realising that this was due to condensation dripping from the roof because of the extreme fluctuation of the temperatures inside the stables, they knew it was a problem they needed to solve.
Suncoast Water approached Wayne Edwards the Managing Director of Bundaberg Sandblasting to find alternate technologies to solve a technical problem in their flood mitigation system. Bundaberg Sandblasting consulted Pacific Urethanes as to the optimum high performance polyurethane membrane system to extend the asset life of Suncoast Water’s barrage shutters and weir gates.
When using chemicals everyday there is a natural tendency for most people to become complacent about the associated risks involved. We are also aware that the pressures of running small businesses many frontline staff have insufficient training in the safe handling of MDI.
Pacific Urethanes is pleased to announce that our New Headquarters & Operations Facility will be located at 2-10 Produce Drive, Dandenong South in Victoria from 1 September 2019. The new facility includes a modern purpose built manufacturing capability and a state of the art Research & Development and Technical Centre.
Multipanel, a strategic partner of Pacific Urethanes, earlier this year won the product innovation of the year 2019 at the Australian Construction Awards. Multipanel manufactures innovative water proofing solutions for the building industry.
Pacific Urethanes is pleased to announce the expansion of our Graco parts supply capability. Effective immediately we are able to deliver Graco spare parts from our Melbourne facility within 24 hours of receiving your order. Our polyurethane machinery specialist Somaly Touche has over 20 years of experience in the Polyurethane Industry.
Pacific Urethanes exhibited at PU Tech ASIA Foam Expo held in Bangkok on the 3rd and 4th of April. Colin Groom our Business Development Manager for ASEAN, was supported on our stand by our CEO Darren Millar. Also present on the stand were representatives from our local agents as well as Rigardo Alberts visiting from NUI South Africa
Pacific Urethanes CEO Darren Millar met this week with Australia’s Trade Minister Simon Birmingham. Darren highlighted to the minister the importance of the Export Marketing Development Grant (EMDG) to Pacific Urethanes. There is a long lead time – averaging 2 years – between meeting new prospects…
The Consolidation of Austhane™ and Urepac™ Products Range: It has now been over twelve months since Pacific Urethanes acquired Australian Urethane Systems. We are pleased to report that it has been an overwhelming success. Our focus throughout the initial period has been on the stability of supply. This was to ensure…
Pacific Urethanes offers a comprehensive range of Polyurethane Equipment and Services. Today we highlight the Hennecke Group. Pacific Urethanes is very pleased to be appointed as their representative in Australia and New Zealand. For more than seventy years, Hennecke has been developing and designing high class machine systems
The Gruyere Gold Project is located in the Yamarna Greenstone Belt and is situated on mining lease M38/1267, approximately 200km east of Laverton in Western Australia. With estimated ore reserves of more than 3.5 million ounces (Moz) of gold to be produced over an initial 13-year mine life, the project is claimed as one of the most significant undeveloped gold deposits in Australia
Pacific Urethanes has an experienced team of professionals in polyurethane application know-how for production and on-site processing environments. Our machinery specialists advise on process design, machine improvements and selection using our extensive knowledge of Graco & HENNECKE – OMS machinery.
Just a few days after the appointment of Scott Morrison as the 30th Prime Minister of Australia Gerard Murray a Director of Pacific Urethanes, was invited to attend a meeting with him together with six representatives of other local business.
At Pacific Urethanes we take the time to listen and understand our customers’ challenges, to develop solutions which are designed for their specific product environment. Our formulation specialists have a state of the art development laboratory and testing facilities.
Pacific Urethanes exhibited at Mining Vietnam in Hanoi in April. Colin Groom our Business Development Manager for ASEAN, was supported on the stand by representatives from National Urethane Industries (NUI) Donovan Slade and Mike Fellows-Smith. Our local agent An Loc Phat (ALP) was represented by Ms Ha Tran and Doanh Nguyen.
Pacific Urethanes has expanded our product range, offering the Touch n Seal range of Polyurethane Foams and Sealants. Touch n Seal one component polyurethane foam sealants are a cost effective way to seal gaps and voids and prevent energy loss from air infiltration.
Hear all about the progress Pacific Urethanes has made after the acquisition of Australian Urethanes. Click on the link below to view our latest video and listen to Owen’s report on this exciting development.
Pacific Urethanes is now a distributor for Graco Equipment. Graco are worldwide specialists in fluid handling offering the next generation of contractor equipment for spray foam, polyurea and other on-site applications.
Pacific Urethanes was established with a strong emphasis on superior Technical Capability. The acquisition of Australian Urethane Systems polyurethane business will further add to our technical knowledge base.
Pacific Urethanes has successfully completed its first production trial using 40% of Ecopol in the polyol blend. Ecopol is made by chemically recycling waste rigid foam back into a base polyol that can be formulated into all types of rigid foam systems, offering environmental and cost benefits to our partners.
Pacific Urethanes recently appointed Colin Groom to the position of Export Market Development Manager (ASEAN). Colin will be based in Malaysia and will be responsible for developing our business in the ASEAN countries.
Pacific Urethanes is pleased to announce their latest development of a true 1:1(v/v) mix ratio polyisocyanuarate (PIR) spray foam. This product boasts an impressive index of over 300 unlike other competitive products that are hardly more than PUR. This gives the foam a superior fire performance than those with a lower index.
The recently launched new website for Pacific Urethanes will provide easy access for new and existing customers. Improved descriptions of the markets we serve along with an enhanced product range is now available online.
Kookaburra is the world’s largest supplier of cricket and hockey balls and now their Dimple Elite MK hockey balls will be used exclusively at the Rio Olympic Games. The ball features a specially developed micro-foamed core co-developed by Kookaburra and Pacific Urethanes.
The Australian Government has committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 26 – 28 % below 2005 levels by 2030. A reduction in HFC (hydrofluorocarbons) is a key part of this obligation. A statutory phase down of HFC imports will be implemented, commencing…
The partnership with Impianti OMS in Australia has been a hugely successful for Pacific Urethanes. The ability to offer world class, low and high pressure dispensing equipment at very affordable prices is very important to our customers. Many of our customers have complained about the lack of…
The MultiPanel polyurethane product is an exceptional rigid polyurethane foam, specifically developed by Pacific Urethanes. Their production Manager Peter Bell Manager presented Pacific Urethanes with a number of technical challenges which included the following requirements…
A pump pit at Quakers Hill Wastewater Treatment Plant in Sydney was designed to have rainwater flow to a sump pump in one corner. The other corner of the pit settled allowing water to pool there instead of flowing to the sump…
Pacific Urethanes takes its role as a responsible corporate citizen very seriously. This was a key driver in securing our environmental management system certified to ISO14001. As part of our ISO140001 environmental accreditation Pacific Urethanes has agreed to…