One of the oldest names in U.S. composites is due to be sold.
One of the oldest names in U.S. composites is due to be sold. Core Molding Technologies, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, has signed a letter of intent to purchase Premix, Inc., North Kingsville, Ohio, a 46-year-old compounder and molder of glass-reinforced thermoset SMC, BMC, and TMC. Premix also owns Quantum Composites in Bay City, Mich., which makes high-performance thermoset molding compounds. Core Molding Technologies is a compounder and molder of SMC and also uses RTM, spray-up, and hand lay-up to produce composites for cars, trucks, and personal watercraft. It has four plants in the U.S. and Mexico.