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Warehouse operative

Forgeway are a manufacturing company with decades of experience and unrivalled technical expertise, our family run business is committed to continuous development within the adhesives industry. Our innovative products are used all over the world in the construction, transport and aerospace sectors. We are looking for a new addition to our forward thinking team. Forgeway’s…
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CASE STUDY ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS CRACKING (ESC)

Are you using the correct adhesive? Did you know that you could be unintentionally weakening your plastic? Using a poor adhesive could lead to an issue called environmental stress cracking, sometimes referred to as the ‘Plastic Killer’ Environmental stress cracking (ESC) is defined as the premature embrittlement and subsequent formation of cracks in plastics as a result of both being under stress and in contact…
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Lab Technician

We are looking for the next addition to our Technical Department to coordinate and execute developmental, application and operational testing. Our innovative products are used all over the world within construction, transport and aerospace sectors. We have decades of experience and technical expertise within bonding, sealants and adhesives industries. The role… …
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Executive Assistant (Maternity Cover)

We are looking for a new addition to our fast-growing forward-thinking team to assist our MD and help keep the team on track. This is an amazing opportunity to join our global manufacturing company based in Newton Abbot, Devon. We're an enthusiastic team like no other and we need someone ambitious, proactive and adaptable. The successful candidate would be joining the team at an exciting time and will be playing a key role…
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Formoa 760 – Is there anything it can’t do?

As onsite manufacturers, we like to think we know our products and their applications inside out. However, even we couldn’t have predicted the versatility of one of our most popular products, Formoa 760. 760 was originally…

Technical insight 004: Temperature Resistance of Adhesives

Elevated temperatures have long been recognised as the number one enemy of organic adhesives, degrading their efficiency in a number of ways. There are two main reactions that cause a breakdown of bond strength at elevated temperature – thermal oxidation and pyrolysis. …

Product Focus 004: Aerok 8250FP – Adhesive Fit for the Skies

Whilst epoxy-based materials have an enormous range of applications, they play a particularly important role in structural adhesives. Excellent gel and handling times are just one of the benefits of using fast curing epoxy systems. However, they aren’t perfect. …

Forgeway’s New Website Goes Live Today

Our commitment to continuous development means we never sit still. Even online. Having unveiled our new brand on pack and in print in April, we turned our attention to our presence online. We’ve just flicked the switch on…

Technical insight 002: VOC levels

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) are found in a huge range of products from paints and finishes to deodorant. They are a cause for concern for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and air quality boards across the USA and Europe. VOCs have been found to be a major contributing…

New Rose Gold Formoa – A Problem Solved

All Forgeway’s products start life as a response to a client’s problem. Whether it’s a product developed for a very specific customer application, or a hard-to-match coloured sealant, we pride ourselves on finding a solution for our clients. Our new Rose Gold colour swatch…