News & Events

Plazit-Polygal North America Introduces New CEO

October 1st, 2019

Plazit-Polygal North America is excited to announce John Temple as new CEO. John brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with him to this new position. He has been with Plazit-Polygal for over five years and has over twenty years of experience in the plastics manufacturing industry. As vice president of sales and marketing, John played a vital role in helping Plazit-Polygal North America experience tremendous growth by expanding our markets and cultivating vital distribution networks. With John’s leadership and expertise, expect exciting developments and continued growth at Plazit-Polygal North America!

Plazit-Polygal Now Offering PETG Solid Sheets

August 30th, 2019

Plazit-Polygal will now be offering Polyethylene Terephthalate Glycol (PETG) Solid Sheets. Plazgal-PETG Solid Sheets have excellent transparency with toughness and excellent chemical resistance. The great advantage of PETG sheets over other transparent thermoplastic sheets are their ease to handle, machine, fabricate and print allowing a greater freedom of design. Moreover, their low temperature thermoforming without pre-drying allows for easy and cost-effective thermoforming.

Plazgal-PETG Solid Sheets can be used in a variety of applications including: POP displays, vending machines, supermarket trolley shelters, signing, and glazing.

Learn more about Plazgal PETG Solid Sheets 

Plastic Regrind Machine Added to Charlotte, North Carolina Headquarters

August 6th, 2019

Plazit-Polygal North America recently added a plastic regrind machine to our Charlotte, North Carolina headquarters to help reduce our scrap material. The sliding barn doors were constructed using 16mm Triple Wall Bronze Polygal Standard Grade sheets. The barn doors have two layers of 16mm sheets, with foam board insulation in between them. This barn door application will help increase insulation and sound reduction.

16mm Standard Grade Triple Wall Production Begins in Charlotte, North Carolina

June 21st, 2019

We are now making 16mm triple-wall sheets in our Charlotte, NC production facility. All standard colors, as well as special sizes under 4’ are available.
Pictured below: our 16mm triple-wall Clear panels for the garage door industry.

Plazit-Polygal Introduces Hurrigal Storm Panels

June 17th, 2019

Plazit-Polygal is excited to announce our new Florida High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ) approved storm panels, Hurrigal. Hurrigal Storm Panels are a great alternative to putting up plywood over your windows and doors. Let the light in and keep your windows and doors protected from the elements! Hurrigal comes in 16mm x 4’ x 8’ panels, available in either 3-Wall or 5-Wall structures.

Plazit-Polygal Hurrigal Storm Panels were rigorously tested under HVHZ conditions, which included both impact testing and cycle testing. Plazit-Polygal Hurrigal Storm Panels are certified by the National Accreditation & Management Institute Inc. Hurrigal can be found under Florida Building Code FL# FL28824 (Code Version 2017).

For more information please visit our Hurrigal Storm Panel page.

Plazit-Polygal Opens New West Coast Distribution Center in Fresno, California

April 30, 2019

Plazit-Polygal is excited to announce the opening of their West Coast Distribution Center located in Fresno, California. With the addition of the West Coast Distribution Center, Plazit-Polygal can better service their west coast customers by offering improved lead-times, reduced transportation cost and localized stock of a wide range of products. In addition, the West Coast Distribution Center will enable Plazit-Polygal to efficiently manage future growth expectations in the West Coast market.

Plazit-Polygal West Coast Distribution Center
3440 S. East Ave., Suite 106
Fresno, CA 93725

Plazit-Polygal March 2019 Newsletter 

April 2, 2019

Learn more about Plazit-Polygal’s manufacturing capabilities and global reach in the March 2019 Newsletter.

Plazit-Polygal Inc. Introduces Their New Multiwall Polycarbonate Production Line

August 7, 2018

Plazit-Polygal’s new multiwall polycarbonate production line is now operational. Take a look below to see how it all came together!

Plazit-Polygal Inc. Now Offers Sign Grade White Polycarbonate Sheet and Black Polycarbonate Sheet

August 7, 2018

Plazit-Polygal Sign Grade White Polycarbonate sheet is UV resistant two sides, has improved fire-resistant properties and is ideal for fluorescent or LED lighting applications.

Plazit-Polygal Inc. to Expand Manufacturing Capabilities in USA

April 29, 2018

Plazit-Polygal Inc. has invested in a state-of-the-art sheet extrusion line to produce Multiwall Polycarbonate Sheets at their Charlotte, North Carolina facility. The new sheet line is expected to begin production by the end of the second quarter in 2018. With the addition of this multiwall production line, Plazit-Polygal Inc. will now have the capability to produce both monolithic and multiwall sheets domestically.

As we continue to expand our domestic manufacturing capabilities we are able to better service our customer’s needs and offer a wider breadth of products, ultimately improving our value proposition as a thermoplastic sheet provider in the U.S. market” stated John E. Temple Jr., Vice President of Plazit-Polygal Inc.

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