Adhesive Tape Systems - Markets
ORAFOL Americas Inc. offers a truly comprehensive range of technical adhesive tapes including transfer tapes, double sided tapes, foam tapes and splicing tapes.
We focus on the supply of high performance adhesive systems for solvent cross linked acrylics and synthetic rubbers, to silicone adhesives. We ensure technical excellence in our products that always meet our customer demands for consistency in bonding performance.
The ORAFOL range of adhesive tapes is suitable for high performance applications in most industries, with our main focus being on the automotive, electronics, paper, and point of sales industries.
ORAFOL Americas - GA
1100 Oracal Parkway
Black Creek, GA 31308
Toll Free | 888-672-2251
ORAFOL Americas - CT
120 Darling Drive
Avon, CT 06001
Toll Free | 800-654-7570
2831 Bristol Circle
Oakville, ON L6H 6X5
Toll Free | 888-727-3374
Automotive consumers continue to demand the highest technology and quality products. ORAFOL offers a significant line of adhesive tapes for bonding and mounting solutions in most internal and external automotive applications.
With our customers we maintain have a continuous programme of new product development to meet the specific needs of our partners and their customers.
We offer products for internal applications such as fascia assembly, noise reduction laminates, electronics assembly and mounting, and interior assembly. Our external applications include products suitable for permanent attachment of body trim and badges, mirror assembly, name plates and special product solutions for automotive braking systems.
ORAFOL offers an industry proven line of solutions for most type of interior manufacturing and assembly including roof liners, cable fixing, sound proofing, seats, instrument panels and more. Our adhesive tape solutions ensure permanent bonding to low surface energy and other complex plastics and automotive paint finishes.
For advanced, new or unique applications, we partner with our customers to develop the highest quality solutions that perform reliably and consistently to maximize efficiency of labour and product costs.
White Goods (Appliances)
ORAFOL provides a broad range of adhesive tapes products for the assembly and mounting of components and products in the appliance industry with several new product developments to offer solutions for the new plastics and paint finishes in use.
Major ORAFOL product groups are offered for the mounting and assembly of cooling and heating components such as evaporator plates, internal heater assemblies, and noise/vibration components.
From refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, dryers and more, ORAFOL offers adhesive mounting and sealing solutions to meet a wide variety of needs including thermal resistance, sound dampening, moisture resistance and stability during transport.
Our solutions provide ease of application and durability to both enhance labor productivity and maximize quality.
Furniture and Carpeting
As the furniture industry continues to become more industrialised, producers are making use of ORAFOL adhesive tapes to replace more traditional fixing methods such as screwing and gluing.
With these new adhesive tape bonding techniques, ORAFOL can offer a broad variety of adhesive tape solutions for furniture manufacturing of all kinds.
Also using tapes for bonding components and furniture assembly can offer reduced production times and reduced labour costs.
ORAFOL continues to be a leading European producer of carpet fixing tapes, and although the market for carpet in the domestic and DIY sector is reducing, the market for our ORABONDX® carpet tape products in more specialised carpet fixing sectors such as in exhibition stand building and aircraft carpeting, continues to be in high demand.
As alternative energy sources continue to grow in popularity, ORAFOL’s comprehensive range of adhesive tape solutions enables customers to ensure stability and durability of products including solar panels and wind turbines.
In the solar PV panel sector, ORAFOL offers a range for frame sealing and panel mounting products which meet the requirements of EN IEC 61215 ed.2.for the solar industry.
We also can supply products for mounting and fixing of the electronics components for wind turbines, ORAFOL can also supply several products which offer abrasion resistance for protection of windmill blades and other surfaces.
Plastic Profile Extrusion
ORAFOL produces a wide range of ORABOND® double-sided adhesive tape solutions for the rapidly growing sector producing plastic, aluminium and rubber profiles, decorative trim and furniture facings made of PVC, MDF, wood, or aluminium. With the demands for faster production speeds and fully automated processes, ORAFOL can supply these tapes in long roll, spool and bobbin formats, providing ever longer lengths and more efficiency in process.
ORAFOL can supply ORABOND® bobbin wound tapes also for the mailing, bag, and continuous stationery applications.
Recent developments in ORAFOL processes have seen the introduction of bobbins of ORABOND® products with extended liner “fingerlift” versions for most of our adhesive tapes.
Paper & Plastic Film Industry
ORAFOL offer a robust line of ORAFIX® and ORABOND® products to support processes in paper manufacturing and converting.
From flying splice tapes to tapes for core starting, static-splices for customer-rolls, and securing roll ends for a wide variety of substrates from coated papers for printing to hygienic paper products, our products offer precision and efficiency at critical points of your production line.
ORAFIX® products are designed to be used with a wide variety of substrates and offer adhesive tapes of varying thickness. We offer ORAFIX® repulpable splicing tapes and ORABOND® double sided tapes for both manual splicing as well as flying splice roll changes, even for splicing at high speeds with no edge bleed. We offer ORAFIX® splice tape products that are FDA-approved for the food packaging sectors.