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Welcome to the FAQ section of Plastimarmol! Our goal is to provide you with all the answers you need about our wide range of Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) products, including pipes, tanks, platforms, gratings, and much more. At Plastimarmol, we understand the importance of making informed decisions about your infrastructure and construction projects. That's why we have compiled this comprehensive list of frequently asked questions to assist you.
  • What diameters/lengths of tanks and pipes do you produce?
    We produce tanks and pipes with diameters of up to 8 meters and lengths of up to 12 meters.
  • Do you make international shipments?
    Yes, we do offer international shipping in exceptional cases. However, it is the customer's responsibility to cover the shipping costs.
  • What types of resin are used the most?
    The most commonly used types of resin are vinylester and isophthalic, although we can also adapt and use other types according to the specifications required for the project.
  • Are you manufacturers or distributors of your accessories?
    We are 100% manufacturers of all our FRP (fiberglass) products.
  • What types of accessories do you produce?
    Flanges, Elbows, Tees, Reducers, Vents, Filters, Lifting Lugs, Level Indicators, Anchors, among others.
  • What is the maximum pressure that an FRP pipe can withstand?
    FRP pipes typically have a pressure capacity ranging from 150 to 250 pounds per square inch in standard commercial variants. However, the pressure capacity can be higher in pipes with specific thicknesses.
  • What types of tests you run on your products?
    Testing includes: Gelcoat, Acetone, Barcol Hardness, Visual and Dimensional Inspection, Burn Test, Hydrostatic Test if necessary, among others.
  • What types of gratings do you offer?
    Molded grating of 1.5" x 1.5" x 1.5" (height) x 4ft width x 12ft length Molded grating of 1.5" x 1.5" x 1" (height) x 4ft width x 12ft length
  • What length and thickness do the FRP rods come in?
    They are manufactured from ⅜” - 1” and can be up to 12m long.
  • What kind of products do they handle in Pultrusion?
    I-beams, H-beams, C-channels, angles, sheets.
  • What is the transformation capacity in FRP tons per week?
    The transformation capacity is 38,000 Kg/week in FRP.
  • What is the workforce capacity?
    Our personnel capacity is at 360 skilled workers in the manufacturing of fiberglass composite products.