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Company Facts & Figures

Overview of Activities

NCS Resins (Pty) Ltd. manufactures and supplies a complete range of high quality UPE resins, gelcoats, pigments, epoxy-vinyl ester resins, accessories and processing equipment to the Southern African and international GRP industries
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Head Office in Pinetown, Kwa-Zulu Natal
Manufacturing plants in Pinetown and Isipingo in Kwa-Zulu Natal
Sales branches in Durban, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Johannesburg in South Africa
Various distribution partners abroad


Managing Director - Ian Forbes
Financial Director - D Fourie
Non Executive Director - D Halstead-Cleak
Non Executive Director - G Hirschowitz
Non Executive Director - I Scott
Non Executive Director - P Surgey

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Company History & Milestones


Company Aquired by Ferro Industrial Products

NCS Australia ceased operations, Investec became a major shareholder

Celebrated 100 year anniversary

NCS Australia was created with a blending facility in Sydney and branches in Brisbane and Melbourne

Euromere Spraycore Technology Agreement signed. This enabled NCS Resins to manufacture FSP locally

Reichhold Technology Agreement signed 31 October 2003

Merged with Vereguard (Pty) Ltd, an importer of UPE resins and implemented a management buy-out from Dow-Sentrachem assisted by an equity partner, Brait SA

Dow Chemical Company purchased Sentrachem

Bought by the Sentrachem Group; name was changed to NCS Resins

Changed name to NCS Plastics

Started production of unsaturated Crystic polyester resins, gelcoats and pigment pastes

First started manufaturing methylated and rectified spirit for the South African tanning industry as Natal Chemical Syndicate