Fiberglass Mat Industry to Gather in Chattanooga, TN October 17-19, 2023

Whether you’re new to the industry or  a seasoned manufacturer, supplier, distributor, or mill manager you’ll want to head to Chattanooga, TN October 17-19, 2023 for TAPPI’s 2023 Fiberglass Mat Technology Forum. Over three days, you’ll explore and analyze a wide range of topics crucial to the fiberglass mat industry. This year’s program features sessions focusing on key areas of improvement, innovation and sustainability. 

Based on the theme “Mechanical Aspects of Fiberglass Manufacturing,” the program features presentations by subject matter experts from the American Roller Company, Andritz, Allimand, ACC, CertainTeed, Malarkey Roofing Products, Owens Corning, Precision Roll Solutions, Trima, SD Polymers, Voith and more.

Some of the featured sessions include:

      • Defect Detection and Capture
      • Glass Mat Winding, Rewinding and Converting
      • Recycling of Off Grade Fiberglass Mat
      • Specialty Glass Nonwoven Market and Applications
      • Asphalt Shingle Manufacturing
      • Formaldehyde: Regulatory Activity and Potential Implication
      • Creating Value with Plasma Coatings
      • Wet Chop and Sizing
      • Wet Form Safety
      • Wire Cleaning Strategies
      • Pump Review for Glass Fiber Wetlaid

Registration also includes an evening of fun games, delicious bites and libations at Chattanooga’s Southside Social on Wednesday, October 18. You will mix and mingle with your industry colleagues while singing karaoke, bowling and playing ping-pong, darts, billiards, foosball, skeeball and shuffleboard.  

Register now and reserve your accommodations before September 25 for the best rates.