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A Guide to Duracote’s Helicopter Interior Materials In 2019, the global helicopter market topped $48 billion, with that number expected to grow to $68 billion by 2027. Choosing the right flooring materials for your helicopter interior is critical. Whether you’re in the civil, military or medevac sectors, weight reduction and high-wear non-textile flooring are key […]

Antistatic vs. Static-Dissipative vs. Conductive vs. Insulative Materials Materials are classified as antistatic vs. static-dissipative vs. conductive vs. insulative based on how quickly electricity moves through them — or their resistance to electric charges, also known as surface resistivity. This classification is used in environments where electrostatic discharge (ESD) is known to harm people and […]

Thermal Blanket vs. Acoustic Blanket Solutions HVAC, ancillary building system equipment and aircraft components all generate large amounts of both sound and heat. If they are not properly controlled, both of these conditions can greatly disturb the comfort, productivity and safety of building occupants. What is the solution? Acoustic blanket and thermal blanket systems. In […]

UV curing is a fast, consistent and environmentally friendly alternative to more traditional thermal curing. But what is UV curing and how does it work? Keep reading to learn about the fastest-drying (and fastest-growing) cure in the industry.

Aisle view of passengers shoulders and seats on an airplane.

Fire retardant material is not fireproof, but it does resist ignition. While no material is entirely fireproof, high-quality fire retardant materials can help slow the spread of fires, providing precious escape time in an emergency.

The wing of a aircraft mid-flight with the SAI Global AS9100 Certified System logo

As aviation professionals know, AS9100 certified companies have earned the highest level of quality management system certification. Duracote is among them, reinforcing its role as one of the world’s most reliable aerospace components manufacturers.

Aircraft Flooring Materials: 2 Innovative Aircraft Interior Flooring Options

As an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of a wide-ranging selection of flexible materials, we develop cutting-edge flexible materials including laminated films, foams, and nonwoven fabrics with our specialized coatings and constructions.

Interior of an airplane with tan wood like non-textile flooring near exit

Duracote only provides the best materials to our loyal customers. Our quality non-textile flooring is no exception to our standard of supreme materials and solutions. Read this article for a comprehensive list of the top uses of our non-textile flooring.

Blue static design

Electrostatic discharge (ESD) is when a current, from an object, is looking to be grounded through the lowest path of resistance. Learn the dangers of ESD and how to prevent it today.

70 years of Duracote Material Power

With 70 years of experience, we bring the latest in material design and performance. Materials that do amazing things to make your products better give you a leg up on your competition.

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