14 Aug 2020

Polyurethane foam on the front line of construction

Polyurethane foam on the front line of construction In the insulation and sealing work of modern buildings, you cannot manage without polyurethane foam. Although foams have been on the market for quite a long time, manufacturers are constantly being asked to advise on how the foam works and what [...]

11 Jun 2020

Neutral versus acetoxy silicones

In chemical terms, various substances are understood either to be alkaline, neutral, or acidic. Silicones that are used for construction purposes are similarly divided into categories according to the chemicals that are released in the curing process, and are respectively neutral or acetoxy. Silicones are one of the best-known [...]

21 Apr 2020

To paint or not to paint, that is the question

In today’s construction, different types of sealants are used: silicones, acrylics, hybrids and PU sealants. If the aim is to overpaint the sealant after application, it is worth reading further because not every product is suitable for this purpose.  In the case of silicones, it is absolutely clear – they [...]

26 Mar 2020

COVID-19 update from Krimelte UK

At Krimelte UK, we have put into action precautionary measures to ensure that we remain operational - all employees are working remotely from home, we are continuing to produce new orders and we continue to deliver orders picked from our UK warehouse. We would like to inform, that throughout our [...]

9 Oct 2019

The new generation of hybrid adhesives

The world of adhesives is very extensive and is undergoing constant evolution to respond to the technical requirements of building sectors and industry in general, with many technologies depending on their components, various chemical natures and different presentations with the same purpose: surface contact bonding and joining of one [...]

24 Sep 2019

Olive Quimica UK is now Krimelte UK Ltd.

We are pleased to announce that, after the acquisition of 100% of the participation of Olive Quimica UK on April 30, Wolf Group has taken another step forward in its commitment to the future by changing the company’s name to Krimelte UK Ltd.

30 Aug 2019

What are VOC emissions?

More and more companies are joining the fight to protect health and the environment by earmarking resources to studying and monitoring the impact of their products. Proof of that is the numerous company certifications (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 50001), product certifications and emissions self-declarations. Emissions of [...]

18 Jul 2019

Silicone, an ally in the evolution of architecture

What are the origins of silicone? Silicone as a sealant has a history that goes back more than four decades, first appearing in Spain in the late 1970s. In other European markets it appeared earlier. Its creation stems from the need for an alternative to other sealants used [...]

22 Apr 2019

Olivé celebrates its 45th birthday

This month, Olivé Química celebrates 45 years in business, providing quality solutions and meeting its commitment to the environment, a business philosophy it has applied in all its processes from the outset. Its origins Olivé's origins go further back than the 1970s. In 1938, José Olivé Marcé set [...]

23 Nov 2018

Olivé welcomed visitors in Veteco 2018, Madrid

More than 1600 exhibiting companies and 80.000 visitors from 100 countries visited Veteco 2018 trade show between November 13-16. Veteco in Madrid is a benchmark European event for the Window, Facade and Solar Protection Systems sector, where international companies and professionals of the sector have the opportunity to meet. [...]

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