Card image cap

Automakers Turn to Composites to Reach Their Fuel and Emissions Goals

Reducing harmful carbon emissions has become a mission for nations all over the world as governments from the United States, China, Japan, and within the European Union have enacted guidelines designed to curb carbon output. Recent laws raising fuel efficiency standards have spurred car manufacturers to research ways into...

Card image cap

Tips for Reducing Cabin Noise in Your Work Vehicle

Whether you’re a frequent road tripper, have a long commute on your way to work, or work from your car, everyone can agree a noisy experience can be the make the difference between a pleasant ride and a never-ending headache of a journey. Noise from within your vehicle’s cabin...

Card image cap

Boost Innovation and Flexibility with a Modern Workspace

The Post-War economic boom of 1950’s America saw the birth and growth of many startup businesses, as well as meager unemployment rates. Known as the “Decade of Prosperity,” this era was characterized by a higher number of people in the workplace than ever before.[1] From this phenomenon grew the...

Card image cap

Composites: The Perfect Solution in the Demanding Agricultural Sector

According to the American Composite Manufactures Association (ACMA), a composite is “a material made from two or more different materials that, when combined, are stronger than those individual materials by themselves.”[1] In other words, a composite is a perfect union. Composites are found in almost every place we live...

Card image cap

Under the Sea: Composites Dive Deep into New Marine Technologies

What do Trans-Atlantic flights, cruises and an office remodel have in common? Composites make them possible. Composites are part of our everyday lives due to their versatile and reliable features. Like most products, composites are also constantly evolving to meet the expanding needs of consumers. While the composites industry...

Card image cap

Cutting Through the Noise: The Impact of Sound Distraction in the Workplace

Workplace design is a multi-faceted and complex issue. One of the most overlooked facets is workplace acoustics. This is an unfortunate truth since this feature of the work environment has ramifications beyond the obvious. For example, 70% of workers in open quarters report that the biggest distraction is co-worker...

Card image cap

The Top 5 Most Innovative Uses for High-Content Post-Consumer Plastics

According to National Geographic, more than 8 million tons of plastic are being dumped into oceans around the globe each year. As bleak as that news sounds, it will likely get worse. If we do not change how we use and manage plastic, those 2015 numbers will increase 10-fold...

Card image cap

Welformed Rises To The Challenge of 2018 Office Trends

Office design is evolving from old standards of tiny cubicle spaces and large offices with bulky, ornate furnishings, to a modern office whose design is driven by utility, technology, and employee satisfaction. During these innovative times, workers can still enjoy the traditional style or opt for a more updated,...

Card image cap

Welformed Is Heading to Las Vegas for the International Surface Event

We’re packing up and hitting the road!  Starting January 29th, Welformed will be participating in one of the one of the biggest trade shows for surfaces: The International Surface Event, in Las Vegas, Nevada. We’re joining hundreds of vendors to show off some of the most innovative products in...

Card image cap

Improving Student Engagement Might Be Easier Than You Think

Technology is improving at a rapid rate and with it so is our ability to create innovative spaces that drive creativity and effort. If we are to improve the learning experiences of students, an investment in developing the design of classrooms and study areas is essential. Just as businesses...

Card image cap

Improve Employee Well-being and Productivity with Well-Designed Office Spaces

A well-designed office space will promote hard work and creativity, happiness and comfort, and create a general sense of well-being among employees. Yet many office spaces are dull, which is affecting employee moods, corroding everyone’s work ethic and energy levels. Office spaces designed with employees in mind will help...

Card image cap

Welformed Takes On the 2017 International LCT Show

At Genesis Products, we pride ourselves on not only offering superior products to our partner industries but also on keeping up with the latest issues and hottest trends. To provide the best possible service, we believe it is essential to understand our customers’ needs. Attending and exhibiting at trade...